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    Do labourers like a timelimit?

    Handymen

    Is there a maximum time labourers are willing to work on a project for? Is there a timeframe that is likely to be rejected?

    Asked by Tushar on 13th Dec 2021
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    Tru-Gardening Services

    "It would all depend on the project, budget, scale etc.

    Any tradesperson who is honest and reliable would give you the predicted timescale. If you're working to a specific time limit, they should be able to tell you if that is achievable or not. They may increase their headcount of labourers to be able to work to your deadline, increasing the budget accordingly.

    Thanks

    Lee"

    Answered on 13th Dec 2021 - Member since Mar 2021 - report
    Glitz Decorators

    "it depends on the project.
    labours can be on a project for the duration and they can be pretty helpful. Yes, they have a time limit and yes they only should work the agreed times for the duration of the project."

    Answered on 13th Dec 2021 - Member since Jan 2020 - report
    Colchester Handyman

    "No, as long as you pay them as agreed they will keep working unless working conditions change and they decide to move on"

    Answered on 20th Dec 2021 - Member since Dec 2021 - report
    Constantin Petra

    "Yes but it all depends on the type of job. So there will be long timeframes for some jobs and shorter ones for others. Please feel free to ask any more questions. Thank you."

    Answered on 13th Dec 2021 - Member since Jun 2020 - report
    Handy Henrys Heroes

    "You need to ensure that the travel time is worth the hours to be worked/paid.

    Proximity to a job will play a major decision in taking a job, however, providing 2+ hours of work should help in securing a labourer within your capture area.

    Hope this helps"

    Answered on 14th Dec 2021 - Member since Dec 2021 - report
    Hatton Home Services

    "When I used to be a labourer I used to set a day rate and some days I could be out for a few hours work but other days we was out for anywhere up to 12 hours"

    Answered on 22nd Dec 2021 - Member since Dec 2021 - report
    R.H Homes development

    "There’s isn’t a set time frame labourers are willing to work."

    Answered on 13th Dec 2021 - Member since Jan 2020 - report
    Urbanworkshop

    "Dear sir this is like the question how long is a bit of string a person will size up job onsite to quote time and money thanks"

    Answered on 13th Dec 2021 - Member since Jan 2019 - report
    P. H. DECORATIONS

    "Hi generally they would work an 8-10 hour shit if working on day work if they are on a price the hours may vary"

    Answered on 13th Dec 2021 - Member since Sep 2020 - report
    KC Construction&Demolition

    "Nope, most labourers just like to be kept in work."

    Answered on 13th Dec 2021 - Member since Dec 2021 - report

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