ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
ShoutChat Box
Recent Posts
FPE in Germany
by NORCAL - 10/16/19 08:24 AM
Help with aging employee advice.
by Bill Addiss - 10/15/19 10:58 PM
Fuse blower plug?
by gfretwell - 10/13/19 03:23 PM
Power factor and transformer efficiency
by TeslaEdison - 10/13/19 04:05 AM
Permit Snafus...AHJs and Contractors Jump in
by HotLine1 - 10/10/19 07:35 AM
New in the Gallery:
FPE Breaker panel in germany
What is this for?
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 1 guest and 10 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
forms for service call #156973 07/29/05 08:08 PM
Joined: Jan 2005
Posts: 71
S
sid123456 Offline OP
Member
does anyone have a good service invoice for service call? I can't seem to find one any where, and I suck at Excel......

Business, Office, Estimating, Legal:
Re: forms for service call #156974 07/30/05 11:30 AM
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 914
E
Electric Eagle Offline
Member
If you give me a fax number, I'll send you a copy of mine. If you don't have a fax, I can probably scan it and send it email.

Re: forms for service call #156975 07/31/05 10:20 PM
Joined: Jan 2005
Posts: 71
S
sid123456 Offline OP
Member
Hey Eagle,

My fax is 404-351-8606. Thanks for the reply. I'm trying to go from construction electrican, to service electrician. I've got alot to learn.

Thanks again.
Sid

Re: forms for service call #156976 08/06/05 10:00 AM
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 914
E
Electric Eagle Offline
Member
Sorry for the delay, I had a busy week and didn't check the board. I'll get it to you next time I go into the office. (Maybe today).

Re: forms for service call #156977 08/06/05 10:08 AM
Joined: May 2005
Posts: 706
T
Tiger Offline
Member
Consider getting a form at an office supply store. I use WORD for things like this in the office. If I use them in the truck, I'm always wanting for a copy for the client. With the duplicate forms I make inexpensive business labels (Avery type) which I stick on the clients copy.

Of course a printer can put together something very professional. NEBS has plenty of business forms for all your needs.

Dave

Re: forms for service call #156978 08/09/05 12:13 AM
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 30
C
cvelectric Offline
Member
This thread made me think about my paperwork for the millionth time. For larger jobs, I have a contract that spells out all the terms and conditions etc. But, for t+m I just use a simple invoice. It has no terms and cond. etc. I write it up when I'm done and will write any problems recommendations. I often think about getting something for the customer to sign before I start a service call to cover me. Both for liability and to make sure I get paid. The only problem I see is that some customers might be turned off by this. Does anyone already do this? Any thoughts?

Re: forms for service call #156979 08/09/05 06:03 PM
Joined: May 2005
Posts: 706
T
Tiger Offline
Member
I don't do much T&M anymore, but when I did I had a form that gave my rate which I had people sign. If they are the type of people who would be put off by that, think how much more YOU'LL be put off when they try to negotiate your invoice down at the end of the job.

Dave


Featured:

2020 National Electrical Code
2020 National Electrical
Code (NEC)

* * * * * * *

2017 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2017 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman

 

Member Spotlight
NickD
NickD
Amish Country, PA
Posts: 46
Joined: March 2013
Show All Member Profiles 
Top Posters(30 Days)
sparky 10
Popular Topics(Views)
259,560 Are you busy
194,963 Re: Forum
184,384 Need opinion
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3