Every project is unique. Every customer has a set of tasks
that usually requires personalization. I will try, however, to set up a few
scenarios that will help you get an idea of how much I will charge you for
consulting services. Jobs usually bill from $75 to $150. Considerations are
given to nonprofit organizations and education customers.
Task: Build a ColorSync Profile for a Film Scanner
Detailed process: using dedicated ICC profiling software, Green Building
Concepts will build a custom device profile using a color target. The result
will allow excellent color rendition and fidelity in digitization of your
Task: OS X Usage and Tips
Detailed process: Do you want to know your way around Mac OS X, configuring
the system, running applications, and workflow optimization? Green Building
Concepts will work with you so you can learn the operating system and the
OS X experience.
Task: Set up OS X Server on an Xserve, G3, G4, or G5 Mac
Detailed process: Install OS X Server and configure basic services
like Apache web server, NetBoot, and QuickTime Streaming Server. Walk the
administrator through the Workgroup Manager, Server Settings, and Server Monitor
Task: Troubleshooting OS X
Detailed process: OS X needs certain regular maintenance. Green Building
Concepts will guide the user through the troubleshooting steps to repair disk
damage, fix permissions, and delete caches.
Task: Install a Ethernet or Airport Router
Detailed process: In the broadband world, special considerations have
to been taken to protect from unauthorized use of your computer. Using a NAT
firewall router is one of the best ways. Green Building Concepts will help
you configure your router for security and ease of use.
Task: install RAM, Video Card, DVD burner, or Hard Drive
Detailed process: There are many customer-installable parts for every
Mac. Green Building Concepts will add or replace components in a safe and
reliable way to get your computer upgraded quickly.
Fee: $50 per item
Built Environment Consulting
Task: Help Select a Kitchen Countertop Material or other building product
Detailed process: Green Building Concepts will help you select the
best materials for your project, taking into consideration cost, longevity,
embodied energy, maintenance, and esthetics.