By Marge Padgitt
The Chimney and Hearth Pro’s Resource Book is the ultimate resource for the chimney sweep, chimney builder, or hearth retail business owner who knows the trade but needs help with the business side. The author has created 200 pages of contracts, work orders, diagrams, proposals, marketing ideas, employment applications, non-compete contracts, an employee manual, and more that every manager or owner needs to operate their business successfully and help their clients understand their fireplace and chimney system. Contact the author for a free updated PDF or Microsoft Publisher version of the book with purchase in order to modify documents as needed.
2013 216 pages Paperback 8.5" x 11"
Send your receipt to Margepadgitt@comcast.net and get a free 2020 edition with extra pages via digital download in Publisher version so you can edit the forms to suit your needs! You will need Microsoft Publisher to edit the forms. Best suited for PCs.
Balloon Flowers & Figures:
Learn how to make stunning flowers and figures with latex balloons, wire, and air. Margie Padgitt provides detailed instructions for many air or helium-filled floral designs, wired balloon flowers, and her own invention- fantasy balloon figures made with wire, latex balloons, and other materials. You don't need to be a professional balloon artist to learn these techniques, just a creative person!
After learning the methods described in this book, you'll be able to create your own unique designs. In this book you will find: > Air or helium-filled flowers using round and animal balloons > Multiple wired floral designs > Multiple figures such as fairies, elves, ballerinas, a mermaid, a seahorse, and much more! > Detailed instructions and photos of each step > Suggestions for using these items in decor Use the designs in this book for parties, weddings, or special events - even as cake toppers!
2019 8.5" x 11" 132 pages Paperback full color
Available at Amazon
The Balloon Business Kit contains information needed in order to start and operate a successful balloon décor or entertainment business. Whether an owner is just starting out or is a seasoned veteran, they will benefit by reading this book and using the forms and contracts provided. Includes: how to choose the right type of entity, insurance needs, obtaining a DUNS number, OSHA regulations, professional contracts with legal wording, an employee manual, the hiring process, a non-compete contract, a safety manual, resources, suggested books, and much more. By using this kit, business owners can improve their professional image, obtain more business, and protect their company.
82 pages, 8 1/2 x 11", full color, paperback
This book is a family effort compiled by genealogist Marge Padgitt with contributions from multiple family members. The book gives a family history beginning in the mid-1900's in the Campobasso region of Italy, and includes delicious old and new family recipes which not only include Italian dishes but other favorites as well. A special section is dedicated to cooking in a wood-fired oven, which Marge's husband Gene builds.
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