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THE CARNETT FAMILY, from left to right are Ned, Steven and Delores as they pose in their truck yard for their septic tank business based in Placerville for 40 years. Democrat photo by Krysten kellum

Secrets of Success 2012

Ned Carnett: ‘No. 1 in the No. 2 business’

By From page SOS17 | December 31, 2012

 “They keep telling us to raise our prices,” said Ned Carnett, 69, owner of Ned Carnett Septic Services located on Union Ridge Road in Placerville. “If you bring up your price, your profit margin is higher. But we don’t look at it as, ‘We’re going to make so much money for this job.’ We have an obligation to our customers.”

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