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Valet and Detailing

Discussion in 'Scotland' started by Scotsmann1, Mar 4, 2014.

  1. Scotsmann1

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    Alright guys I'm doing a bit of market research I'm thinking of funding a valet and detailing business in the east end o glasgow and was wondering if it would be viable any feed back would be grateful thanks guys
     
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  3. Brodster

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    I would say it would be difficult to establish both kinds of businesses in one go as the detailing side is very specialised as anyone can valet a car but the detailing side is exceptionally difficult to get into and get a good reputation as you have several very talented detailers in the Glasgow area. Personally I would get the valeting business up and running first and get the name recognised and then slowly introduce the detailing side of things.
     
  4. Scotsmann1

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    Thanks brodster all the feed back is useful I was thinking of that just doing the valet part
     
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    Agree with brodster.. You would really need to no what you're at detailing a car.. Not everyone can do it right.. Start small and then think of expanding..
     
  6. Scotsmann1

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    Yeah that's what I was really thinking
     
  7. Scotsmann1

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    Well it's been along time coming should have it up in running in the next 2 weeks
     
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    Nice one mate good luck to ya.
     
  9. Scotsmann1

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    Cheers for that going to need all the luck I can get
     
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    i have a 25L compressor and tornador for sale if your needing one, saves loads of time on interios and engine bays. GLBTW
     
  11. Scotsmann1

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    Thanks manor already sorted with 1
     
  12. Scotsmann1

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    Have everything in place the van the equipment the trade insurance but can any1 recommend a public liability insurance
     
  13. Brodster

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    Good that its up and running mate.....if your needing a good stock of products look me up as I supply quite afew mobile valeters in the Edinburgh area with AW stuff - Shampoo, QED, Rain repellant, fast foam etc etc.
     
  14. Scotsmann1

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    Good man always need contacts for supplies
     
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    Brodster hi mate is it cool to join the Facebook page with the business Facebook as I don't have a personnel one?
     
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    PM me buddy or get my number off my website and txt me.
     
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  18. Scotsmann1

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    Cheers missile but got it
     
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    Scotsmann, alright bud just wondering if your mobile or stationed? I live in the east end and looking for some help getting my a3 looking better cheers
     
  20. Scotsmann1

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    I'm mobile mate my number is on my Facebook page Cleangetawaycarvalet
     

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