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View Poll Results: Should I start a roof raise business?
Yes, that could be successful (or, yes, I'd buy one) 4 30.77%
No, that wouldn't be successful (or, no, I wouldn't buy one) 7 53.85%
My opinion falls outside these options. 2 15.38%
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Old 09-21-2022, 10:26 PM   #21
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I grew up on a bus conversion business. We raised the roofs on Silver Eagles. It wasn't the only thing we did to the bus though.
We raised the roofs re glasses the front and rear caps, rolled out custom fiberglass sides so the bus was seamless all the way around and then gave it a full custom RV style paint job.
It was the package deal that brought on the business. If we only raised the roof it wouldn't have been as successful.

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Old 09-26-2022, 04:13 PM   #22
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I also think that you need to connect your business not only with raising roofs, maybe you need to add some tuning
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Old 09-27-2022, 09:36 AM   #23
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I eliminated the front door so my girlfriend can ride comfortably next to me, she gets motion sick if not watching the road. Also we have the bed up front (only one at Skooliepalooza) so when it's made we don't have to crawl over it to get in and out. Most of the rest of you usually put the master bedroom in the rear but you can't haul anything back there then.
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Old 09-27-2022, 01:39 PM   #24
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Most of the rest of you usually put the master bedroom in the rear but you can't haul anything back there then.
Au contraire. Of course, it helps to be single!
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Old 09-27-2022, 08:42 PM   #25
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Au contraire. Of course, it helps to be single!
Yup!
I realized THAT l'il factoid after about a decade of weeded blis(ter)...
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Old 01-23-2023, 04:29 PM   #26
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I would hire you for a roof raise
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Old 01-23-2023, 10:23 PM   #27
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my wife and i raised our schoolie 16 inches. it was decided to only go 16 so even with solar panels we would just be under 12 ft tall. the 4 inches of insulation really makes a difference on the roof . i dont know how we could survive i it without the raise and i realize that without some of my prior metalworking skills it would have been hard and we might have not done it. so if you want to start a oof raise buisness i think it would be great as more people could enjoy a higher ceiling.
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