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Old 01-23-2012, 08:51 AM   #261
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You use home depots, lumber yards and early opening McDonald's as points of navigation!!!!
When you drop your kids off at school you're the only one not in the suit/ Prius combo.
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Old 01-23-2012, 06:54 PM   #262
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When your glove compartment and windshield are full of items to fragile to throw in the tool box.
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when a GC picks you up off a street corner....bangs you like a screen door in a hurricane...and leaves you where they found you
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when a GC picks you up off a street corner....bangs you like a screen door in a hurricane...and leaves you where they found you
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when a GC picks you up off a street corner....bangs you like a screen door in a hurricane...and leaves you where they found you
Sounds like a tough day :
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Sounds like a tough day :
aaaaaaaaaaah....like 32 yrs?
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aaaaaaaaaaah....like 32 yrs?
That makes it hurt more..
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You can tell if a worker really knows what he's doing before he starts working by looking at his tools
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Old 01-23-2012, 09:18 PM   #269
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32 years = ho
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32 years = ho
that's "mr." ho to you son
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You have paint on your golf clubs. Not just the bag and headcovers....the clubs.
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When you walk into your doctors office, and you hand them kne if your cards and say, "sure we can fix that"
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you know you're a contractor when you don't have enough of your own tools in the house to hang that picture that your wife has been asking you to hang.
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:00 AM   #274
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When you clean up your trailer or truck bed after a long while and notice that they really aren't scraps of wood...they were material lists from several jobs.

Oh so true
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:01 AM   #275
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How about when you have told your 500th new guy to go get the board stretcher!!
and he does it>>>>
and you still find it funny.....
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Old 11-13-2012, 12:10 PM   #276
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When you decide to get a another cordless drill kit to keep at the house bc the other 6 drills are on a job.
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when your thinking "What big purchase do I need to make" at the end of the year to lower your tax obligation.
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Old 11-13-2012, 06:11 PM   #278
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You know you're a contractor when...

...You know its 20 degrees outside because you're working in it.
...You think of A/C as something to install more than something to enjoy.
...You work in the worst kind of weather to make sure someone else never notices the weather.
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Old 11-13-2012, 06:26 PM   #279
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.. you laugh so hard reading these posts it hurts, but you just can't get anyone else to understand why its funny.
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Old 11-13-2012, 07:29 PM   #280
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When you can turn sanding cabinet components into a drinking game.

Sand a regular size piece - 1 drink.
Sand a full height panel - 2 drinks.
Sand a full height panel both sides - chug.


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