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Old 06-09-2019, 12:54 PM   #41
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My finisher said it’d take him 5 minutes to show me how to use a box and not much longer on the bazooka, I have no reason to believe he’s lying. I’ve done plenty of drywall work without the fancy tools. I do nicer finish and hanging work than anyone I’ve hired in the past 10 years at least. I’m not as fast but give me those tools and I bet I would be. Drywalling is not rocket science.
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Old 06-09-2019, 12:55 PM   #42
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My finisher said itíd take him 5 minutes to show me how to use a box and not much longer on the bazooka, I have no reason to believe heís lying. Iíve done plenty of drywall work without the fancy tools. I do nicer finish and hanging work than anyone Iíve hired in the past 10 years at least. Iím not as fast but give me those tools and I bet I would be. Drywalling is not rocket science.


He's lying.


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Drywalling is the only trade that doesn’t require licensing in MI, even painters have to be licensed. That says a lot.
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Where's @blacktop when you need him.


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Probably the same place as every other drywaller, 3 sheets to the wind.
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Probably the same place as every other drywaller, 3 sheets to the wind.


Your wouldn't make a pimple on blacktops ass.


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Drywalling is the only trade that doesnít require licensing in MI, even painters have to be licensed. That says a lot.
Says a lot bout Michigan.

But no, licensing has changed for painters.

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/ne...igan/39262017/
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Big Johnson: I hope you've spent more then 5 minutes learning how to satisfy your wife.......
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Iím shocked at you guys




Three pages in on a straight pricing question and not one ď tree fiddyĒ
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Big Johnson: I hope you've spent more then 5 minutes learning how to satisfy your wife.......
Thatís all I spent on yours, she was quite impressed.
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Three pages in on a straight pricing question and not one ď tree fiddyĒ
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I think thereís a work around for that
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My finisher said itíd take him 5 minutes to show me how to use a box and not much longer on the bazooka, I have no reason to believe heís lying. Iíve done plenty of drywall work without the fancy tools. I do nicer finish and hanging work than anyone Iíve hired in the past 10 years at least. Iím not as fast but give me those tools and I bet I would be. Drywalling is not rocket science.
A youtube video can do the same... doesn't mean you're going to be proficient at it without practice/experience... never mind as good/efficient as someone who does it day in or day out...
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I can do every trade in construction better than the vast majority who specialize in each trade but youíre right; Iím so jealous of a guy who can screw plastic planks to treated lumber and another guy whoís fast at smoothing out white goo. Iím so not worthy.


Let's see your work. Anyone can screw decks to joists. But foundation, framing, railing, finish and then make 10 to 30k a month doing it, is what separates me from you. Just the fact you simplifying it shows your complete ignorance for the trades.

You don't know what you don't know.


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Did you try clearing your cache?
What version of Chrome/Firefox/Opera/Nutmeg/FlannelSocks are you using?

I cleared my browser's cache so many times (how many times?) - so many times, I had to install the Peptobismol AND probiotics extensions.
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Drywall blows. I don't even like hanging it. Especially lids. I'd rather hang siding or lay shingles even and that's repetitive and monotonous.
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Let's see your work. Anyone can screw decks to joists. But foundation, framing, railing, finish and then make 10 to 30k a month doing it, is what separates me from you. Just the fact you simplifying it shows your complete ignorance for the trades.

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He insulted me. I defended myself.


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