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#4098 - 10/22/09 06:50 AM How do you choose your supplies?
SweetsNetwork Offline


Registered: 10/01/09
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What are the determining factors when deciding what materials and supplies you are going to use for your jobs? Price? Country of origin? Reputation of manufacturer?
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#4109 - 11/05/09 07:05 AM Re: How do you choose your supplies? [Re: SweetsNetwork]
TimberTom Offline


Registered: 10/27/09
Posts: 2
First and Foremost, Quality of product and reputation of manufacturer. The last thing we want is our craftsmanship to be compromised by shoddy materials

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#6526 - 04/09/14 07:52 AM Re: How do you choose your supplies? [Re: SweetsNetwork]
EthelTerry Offline


Registered: 03/18/14
Posts: 4
quality and manufacturer comes first however price is the very next question to ask in my opinion

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#6627 - 06/16/14 11:08 AM Re: How do you choose your supplies? [Re: SweetsNetwork]
Roseann Offline


Registered: 04/28/14
Posts: 7
Loc: Illinois
Quality of Product and manufacturer reputation is important. But also, material certifications, lead times, and responsiveness. Some larger companies may have a great product with a great company reputation, but not have the customer service or lead times necessary, quite possibly due to growing too large and not expanding staff requirements as needed.

Certain projects requires certain timeframes, so this has deemed pretty important to our company.


Edited by Roseann (06/16/14 11:08 AM)
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#6769 - 09/08/16 04:10 PM Re: How do you choose your supplies? [Re: SweetsNetwork]
Bob Homolka Offline


Registered: 09/08/16
Posts: 2
Loc: Northglenn, Colorado
The masonry forums don't get much action?

Is anyone into Brick Staining?
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