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    Old thread, I know. What all else do you (or...

    Old thread, I know.

    What all else do you (or your accountant) depreciate?
    I get props, office equipment, vehicles, etc.
    If you had a trailer haunt, would you depreciate the trailers as...
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    Thanks, mrfoos!

    Thanks, mrfoos!
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    Thanks for the feedback, NS Haunt.

    Thanks for the feedback, NS Haunt.
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    Anyone have any input?

    Anyone have any input?
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    How do you divide your advertising budget?

    There are a lot of items that you may have in your advertising budget each year:

    Radio
    TV
    Newspaper
    Billboards
    Flyers
    Ticket Giveaways
    Social media
    Movie theater ads
  6. Seems to be the consensus; not a reliable money...

    Seems to be the consensus; not a reliable money maker.

    I did buy one of your coffee mugs in 2013, though, Larry. ;)
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    So, smootah, what type of content creates/invites...

    So, smootah, what type of content creates/invites engagement?
    Is there a "formula" defining effective content?
  8. If you don't get any other offers, I'll give you...

    If you don't get any other offers, I'll give you $20.00 for it.
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    I'll keep watching this thread. I am, very...

    I'll keep watching this thread.
    I am, very much, interested in this based on the details I've heard so far.

    On another note, Larry, the details aren't on the TransWorld website yet, but will...
  10. Thread: sound system

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    I use soundmill software, multiple USB audio...

    I use soundmill software, multiple USB audio cards, and 20W per channel amplifiers at the speakers.
    Soundmill will allow you to play different tracks (ambiance sounds) in each zone, or the same...
  11. Netherworld, huh? Sounds like a nice little...

    Netherworld, huh? Sounds like a nice little haunt. ;)

    I would imagine a larger percentage of the patrons buy logo products at a large, well-known, iconic haunt like yours.

    The marketing aspect...
  12. Great points, mrfoos. Thanks for the reply.

    Great points, mrfoos.

    Thanks for the reply.
  13. Merchanise Sales as a Percentage of Revenue

    I asked this question in another, existing thread, but thought it merited its own discussion:

    A lot of you have a gift shop on site along with your haunted attraction.

    Do any of you have hard...
  14. I saw an earlier, off-the-cuff estimate of 5% of...

    I saw an earlier, off-the-cuff estimate of 5% of customers even noticing that there was merchandise for sale in conjunction with the haunt.

    Do any of you have hard data regarding the percentage...
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    It looks like it's still carried in some of their...

    It looks like it's still carried in some of their stores.

    http://www.homedepot.com/p/Aquatile-1-8-in-x-48-in-X-96-in-Toned-White-Tileboard-709108/202090197

    You could find the nearest store to...
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    Thanks, mrfoos. Great advice. That all makes...

    Thanks, mrfoos.

    Great advice. That all makes a lot of sense.
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    This is what I've come up with based on the...

    This is what I've come up with based on the limited advice I've found using Google:

    Disruptive/Dangerous Customer Plan

    If confronted with a disruptive, dangerous, or unruly customer:
    ...
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    Emergency Procedures

    Hi all,

    I am compiling a set of written emergency procedures (fire emergency, weather emergency, medical emergency, etc.)

    The one area that I would like some input on, from those of you with...
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    Best practices for semi-trailer haunted...

    Best practices for semi-trailer haunted attractions. (construction, layout, legal and safety considerations, etc.)
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    Attendance up 22% over last year.

    Attendance up 22% over last year.
  21. I guess this would still be considered and actor...

    I guess this would still be considered and actor (as would the ghillie suit / nuts and bolts idea), but you can't go wrong with a drop panel.
    It's an oldie, but a goodie.
    It's consistently one of...
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    It depends on your target audience. We (still...

    It depends on your target audience.

    We (still a home haunt) cater to families with small children whom they can't take to the much scarier pro haunts.

    If we only catered to 13+ year olds, we...
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    We bought insurance for the first time, for our...

    We bought insurance for the first time, for our 5,000 square foot walk-thru, last year.
    We are open every weekend in October and estimated that we'd have about 2,000 visitors (we ended up having...
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    Yep. My Amazon Prime account was the best...

    Yep.
    My Amazon Prime account was the best investment I've ever made.
    2 day shipping is a real benefit when it's mid September and you realize you need something quickly for the haunt.
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    You know somebody's gonna ask, so I'll be the...

    You know somebody's gonna ask, so I'll be the first:

    I see you paid $125 each. How much are you selling them for?
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