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Postby hobbis » Sun May 17, 2009 3:17 pm

Hi we are about to embalk of a medium size building project. What sor of tade discount should we be able to get on bricks, timbers and window frames - I keep seeing different ones. We need to look for a generous discount as we are strapped for cash presently. Thanks in anticipation.
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Postby rosebery » Sun May 17, 2009 5:50 pm

You won't get "generous" discounts unless you give them volume (on an ongoing basis) I'm afraid. That volume will be a lot more than for a single project.

You'll probably be able to blag around 10% but little more I suspect.

Sorry.

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Postby bd3cc » Sun May 17, 2009 8:17 pm

Make a list of your needs,
take it to as many BM,s as you can, and see what they come up with.
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Postby TheDoctor4 » Sun Jul 25, 2010 8:29 pm

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