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Old 11-22-2014, 09:56 AM   #541
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Adam Carolla?
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Old 11-22-2014, 11:59 AM   #542
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Adam Carolla?
not because of catch a contractor but because of the movie he made called The Hammer
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Ah... never seen it.
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Old 11-22-2014, 12:38 PM   #544
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This Is the movie every builder needs to see! Funny as all hell! And very true to real life!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mac_(film)


http://www.artistdirect.com/video/mac/56389
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I'll see if I can find it on Netflix or Amazon Prime and watch it.
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YKWYACW... The camera on your phone is filled with pics of others' screw ups, your own war wounds, and random pics of worksites. And when you see somebody you haven't seen in a while, you have to scroll a LONG time to find pics of your wife and kids.
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You know your a contractor when the first thing you notice in a bathroom is the border tile cuts to see how far out the walls are from square
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YKWYACW... The camera on your phone is filled with pics of others' screw ups, your own war wounds, and random pics of worksites. And when you see somebody you haven't seen in a while, you have to scroll a LONG time to find pics of your wife and kids.
You could always make another folder for those family pictures ya know.
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when your wife goes 2 months without a dishwasher not because you don't have the money but because you dont have the time.


My dishwasher quit draining at the beginning of summer and I went all summer till I finally replaced it..... After I replaced the dishwasher I realized I had forgot to punch the knockout on the new garbage disposal, and there was nothing wrong with my dishwasher....
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My dishwasher quit draining at the beginning of summer and I went all summer till I finally replaced it..... After I replaced the dishwasher I realized I had forgot to punch the knockout on the new garbage disposal, and there was nothing wrong with my dishwasher....
That belongs in "Things I hate" lol
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You know you're a contractor when the calluses on your fingers hinder the touch screens of your devices.
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You know you're a contractor when the calluses on your fingers hinder the touch screens of your devices.

I can't use the finger print thing on my iPhone
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My dishwasher quit draining at the beginning of summer and I went all summer till I finally replaced it..... After I replaced the dishwasher I realized I had forgot to punch the knockout on the new garbage disposal, and there was nothing wrong with my dishwasher....
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That belongs in "Things I hate" lol
That belongs in a new thead..."I'm an idiot because...."
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You know you're a contractor when the calluses on your fingers hinder the touch screens of your devices.
Or you can sand the corners of wood with them, and it works.
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Or you can sand the corners of wood with them, and it works.
Gives new meaning to "handsanded"
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....you notice the most minor imperfections in everyone's homes but you have holes in your walls.
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....you notice the most minor imperfections in everyone's homes but you have holes in your walls.
I just paint over them. Stress cracks due to truss lift.

I'll fix them one day!
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You are a contractor when work gets so busy you in all seriousness consider hiring a few more people and probably setting up another truck/crew, then suddenly some unforeseen delays and you actually spend a month without work trying to sell a few smaller jobs, which also fall through, and you just watch expenses eating your profit.
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