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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-06-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,252
Posted By flashheatingand
I am sure that the majority of legal carriers are...

I am sure that the majority of legal carriers are level headed. But, guns can turn a normal person into a bad-ass pretty quick. You know that expression "guns don't kill, people kill", well, it...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-26-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,851
Posted By dayexco
look at THIS tool belt!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-lU9sl8FCJs
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-25-2010, 04:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,209
Posted By denick
Merry? Christmas never Forget

William H. Crouse IV 22 years old, Lance Corporal, U. S. Marine Corp

Conrado D. Javier JR. 19 years old, Private First Class, U. S. Army

Eric M. Torbert JR. 25 years old,...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-13-2010, 07:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,926
Posted By tcleve4911
:eek: Holy cow ...that's a wicked pile of sawdust...

:eek: Holy cow ...that's a wicked pile of sawdust from sanding those doors....:eek:
Forum: Plumbing 08-20-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,536
Posted By JumboJack
Isn't it pronounced "toyret"?

Isn't it pronounced "toyret"?
Forum: General Discussion 08-09-2010, 11:00 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,093
Posted By Scribbles
I got to say one other thing, what other ppl do...

I got to say one other thing, what other ppl do is there problem, what you do is your problem, you walked off a job. You gave your word that you were going to do a job, and you lied. You decided to...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-14-2010, 08:10 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 10,021
Posted By Gus Dering
Ok then. Just post a sketch of the lay out with...

Ok then. Just post a sketch of the lay out with dimensions on it. I need the overall width, height and depth of the cabinets. I need the frame part widths. And any opening sizes that are needed, like...
Forum: Faux Finishes 07-13-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,078
Posted By BarcelonaGuy
Metallic Glaze technique: ready to view

Ok that metallic glaze technique I mentioned last week is finally posted on my blog. I hope you like the look and find a way of incorporating it into your porfolio. The material cost is neglible and...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 07-02-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,547
Posted By ApgarNJ
Bill, I have a picture, it's not close up...

Bill, I have a picture, it's not close up though. I can get one for you next week on the job we just finished.

Here is the pic,
...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 05-15-2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,160
Posted By Kent Whitten
Measure once, cut twice

A little twist to the old adage.

I was doing some finishing touches on a newel post the other day and I recalled Gus mention essentially the same method I have used for years.

How do you get...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 05-15-2010, 04:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,950
Posted By AtlRemodeling
Thank You Home Depot and DCD

I know that Home Depot gets bashed on CT a lot but in this case I have to extend a big Thank You to our local pro desk as well as Diversified Cabinets. This week I did complimentary bathroom remodel...
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2010, 05:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,072
Posted By D-TEK
Unless you are hurting and have no work.....Walk...

Unless you are hurting and have no work.....Walk away! It's not about
giving that much power to the homeowner. The homeowner wants the job done, can't or won't do the job himself, and wants to work...
Forum: General Discussion 04-25-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,481
Posted By vital151
Actually, 4 days X 8 hrs = 32 hrs. $2400 /...

Actually, 4 days X 8 hrs = 32 hrs.

$2400 / 32 hrs = $75 per hrs, which is still pretty good for a carpenter. If that was actually the case I would pack up and go to Toronto too. I would love to be...
Forum: General Discussion 04-15-2010, 07:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,360
Posted By Joasis
I had to laugh.... :laughing: I was in Lowes a...

I had to laugh.... :laughing: I was in Lowes a few weeks ago, and was going to price open web floor joists....we needed these to make the hvac runs work out...well, Lowes doesn't sell them any...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-28-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 23,816
Posted By tcleve4911
In among all my Veto bags, Bucket Bosses, CMT...

In among all my Veto bags, Bucket Bosses, CMT tote carriers and a bunch of other stuff, I have this 'ol toolbox.

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w17/006546713/toolbox.jpg

The great thing...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-07-2010, 10:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,084
Posted By loneframer
I've just been fortunate enough to have done...

I've just been fortunate enough to have done about 10 very high end Azek exterior packages. I've learned many dos and don'ts along the way. If I don't share what I've learned, I'll always be a...
Forum: Framing 02-28-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,389
Posted By loneframer
Ellipses made easy.

Thought I'd throw this out here for the framers. I've done lots of chords, but never had the opportunity to use this method. I haven't found anything quite so easy to lay out an ellipse.

1....
Forum: General Discussion 01-14-2010, 12:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,237
Posted By shanekw1
I can't believe you guys turned this: ...

I can't believe you guys turned this:



Into this:
Forum: Sandblasting 12-31-2009, 12:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,191
Posted By Betterblast
Check your checks

For those of you who are newer to the business world.

As the new year starts remember to check the date on any personal checks you are given. Pesonal checks are good only for one year in most...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 12-02-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,358
Posted By Gus Dering
You are asking about the "Golden Rectangle" ...

You are asking about the "Golden Rectangle"

The basic relationship is based on a multiplier of 1.616 or so.

So if your bottom panel is 36", center is 22" , and top is 14"

14 X 1.616 =...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-26-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 11,528
Posted By wallmaxx
LEGO fun

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDe4v318f64


and this is how true to the actual video these lego dudes made this

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xR4xDeiHrfA
Forum: General Discussion 11-16-2009, 07:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,714
Posted By Mike Finley
Get rid of the punch list crap for final payment....

Get rid of the punch list crap for final payment.

Why do you believe you have to have a customer create a punchlist for your work? Aren't you a professional in your field? The work should be...
Forum: Framing 11-11-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 53,993
Posted By WNYcarpenter
I'm taking tons of pics...the crews are digging...

I'm taking tons of pics...the crews are digging it and I'm locked into making cd's for everyone....I was hoping CT would enjoy seeing how We do things. Any comments are welcome, and I will try to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-22-2009, 08:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,774
Posted By DaVinciRemodel
Participate on this forum. Glad I found it....

Participate on this forum. Glad I found it. :thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 05-29-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,486
Posted By MALCO.New.York
Thank you's are limited "time wise". Post too...

Thank you's are limited "time wise". Post too many TY's and it becomes disabled for a period.
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