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  1. I do ask a lot of questions, but I do so because...

    I do ask a lot of questions, but I do so because it can save time down the road. I'd prefer to have the plans reflect the right details from the beginning. Below is a recent email transcript...
  2. Just got off the phone with a TTB customer...

    Just got off the phone with a TTB customer service person. Apparently "these days" they are requiring at least either a 4' or 6' tall wall separating the brewhouse from where customers will be. I...
  3. AmbrosiaOrchard, interesting, so you're saying...

    AmbrosiaOrchard, interesting, so you're saying they have 45 days to review the submitted app and if they find anything missing I have 15 days from then to get it in, or in the case of your example...
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    Nano Experiences

    Hey all, I'm asking for help with sizing my nano's walk-in. I'm really struggling to feel good about any particular walk-in size in laying out our taproom. I want to leave room for future increased...
  5. Application submission/approval play-by-play

    I probably wasted at least a week worrying about whether I should submit my TTB app because I wasn't 100% finished with it or wasn't sure how accurate the information I was providing needed to be. ...
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    Level of Detail on Plan Drawings

    I've got everything pulled together and saved in my application online except the Plans. I'm curious how accurate the plans we submit need to be compared to what is eventually built(TI has not...
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    did you try calling them?

    did you try calling them?
  8. I'm in an existing building, and our city...

    I'm in an existing building, and our city permitting and SDC's fee's are waived in an incentive program. Thanks for contributing, much appreciated!
  9. Thanks very much for taking the time to look over...

    Thanks very much for taking the time to look over my architect proposal. The space is 1800sf in a larger building. Sounds like you would expect a little lower bid. Plus that does not include the...
  10. Architect Fees

    I'm a brewing in planning and just got a proposal from an architect here in Portland, OR that I've been working with. Quite a bit higher than I expected and I'm going to be talking to my GC and the...
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    Architect fees

    Hey Kevin, since you're an architect I was really hoping to get your thoughts on the proposal I just received from an architect I've been working with. He's quoting my $36k for a 1800sf nano...
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    Sounds like touch bistro is a good way to go.

    Sounds like touch bistro is a good way to go.
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    What sort of sell through are you seeing in your...

    What sort of sell through are you seeing in your brewery for guest taps?
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    Guest Taps

    I'm going to offer 5-6 guest taps in my tasting room in addition to the 4-5 I'll brew in order to round out the "beer rainbow". What sort of sell through are you seeing in your brewery for guest...
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    Maybe a better question is how many weeks or...

    Maybe a better question is how many weeks or months worth of ingredients should I plan to purchase at a time?
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    Cool, thanks for the info. Have you ever tried...

    Cool, thanks for the info. Have you ever tried BeerSmith? Do you have an opinion of BeerSmith vs ProMash?
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    Inventory Mgmt

    If you were/are doing a start-up how would you project your monthly raw materials expense? Not knowing what'll be a big seller and not knowing how fast I'll go through anything, I'm not sure where...
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    wow, their website really doesn't go into much...

    wow, their website really doesn't go into much detail. Do I use QB with this? What version of QB is best with EKOS? What's the price tag? Is it a POS system too? Do you think it would be...
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    Software pro's and con's

    Anyone using any software that they hate or love? I'm in the planning stages and it seems like some version of QB and Excel will get the job done at this scale. Any suggestions on which version of...
  20. What's a good ballpark number or range to reslope...

    What's a good ballpark number or range to reslope a 3000sf concrete floor in the U.S.?
  21. That looks like a pretty large scale operation,...

    That looks like a pretty large scale operation, what percentage of the budget could sloping the entire floor be? I haven't gotten this far yet in my start-up, I'm actually really interested in the...
  22. You're right, thanks. I hadn't put any thought...

    You're right, thanks. I hadn't put any thought into grain storage area or the mill area. Thinking we'd need:
    2-4 Large plastic containers(for malt)
    1 Heavy duty metal or wood shelving unit
    1...
  23. Good points, I haven't gotten relevant numbers(BA...

    Good points, I haven't gotten relevant numbers(BA survey says $100/sf but that's way more than we'll need) on what construction will cost which I'm assuming would include floor treatment. I think...
  24. 3bbl start-up complete list

    I'm working on a list of items needed to open about a 2,500 sf 3bbl nano with taproom. No kitchen at all, no packaging at all other than to kegs. I feel like I'm 95% of the way there, please point...
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    Start-Up Thread

    we need a forum for start-ups to ask questions specific to their current challenges that are not addressed elsewhere.
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