I am an owner of Maaco. If you work for your self in the front office , Do good work and have exceptional customer service.If will make money as self employed. It all depends on what is your break evens are and the location of the shop if you have lot of trade and retail customers yes you are for sure going to make money.It takes two years to turn around the bad reputation of an existing run Maaco.
Should be willing to invest in high end equipment which derives quality.
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