Quote Originally Posted by BigEinAZ View Post
Promises of smoked meats, cash, and liquor may be your best play here . . .

Oh that goes without saying. Any contract will have the standard "smoked meat & adult beverages" clause. I once fed a plumbing contractor and his two workers a BBQ'd flank steak meal for going the extra mile and staying late to troubleshoot a leaky gas line. They really enjoyed the steak and beers.