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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2,302
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Posted By asevereid
I'll update our newest home build next week when...

I'll update our newest home build next week when we've finished the floor system.... But today I had to go back to our previous job to frame in a couple sets of stairs that we'd been asked to omit...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2020, 08:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 625
Posted By Calidecks
I once did a major deck job in the back and built...

I once did a major deck job in the back and built out the entrance in the front. Inspector came by inspected the front signed the card and left. He didn't look to see if there was anything else to...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 625
Posted By Djea3
Over 25 years ago we had finished a beautiful...

Over 25 years ago we had finished a beautiful spiral staircase leading to a bedroom overlooking the entire SF Bay Area, You could see SF, Oakland, San Jose, Mountain View and Sunnyvale.

The...
Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By Leo G
Finished up this Pergola kit by TojaGrid. Took...

Finished up this Pergola kit by TojaGrid. Took about 2 1/2 days. 2 days, 2 men and then me for 1/2 day putting up the final hardware for the sails and 232 screws with caps. Amazingly enough there...
Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By META
The new boom toy is working nicely....

The new boom toy is working nicely. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200706/63aecdf2d4bfb9d91f0b300c3f5c46d8.jpg

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Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2020, 10:19 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By griz
the VERY FEW, VERY SUCCESSFUL real estate people...

the VERY FEW, VERY SUCCESSFUL real estate people i knew and dealt with were pretty much available 24/7...

but they knew how to play the game and were very upfront with no BS...

at least none...
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By Jaws
Nice breakdown, man. Thanks If you dont...

Nice breakdown, man. Thanks

If you dont mind me asking how's your company set up - just you, low overhead? If so I can see that would be a pretty good setup for sure
Forum: Business 07-04-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,775
Posted By dbbii2
I've written a lot of subcontracts over the...

I've written a lot of subcontracts over the years. My philosophy is to try to be as general as you can in a specific scope of work. For example, do all the ***X work in accordance with the plans...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-04-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 416
Posted By Leo G
Happy 4th of July

Hope you can celebrate it the way you want. Fireworks are severely limited because of covid and budget deficiencies around here. And on top of it they have been posting warnings everywhere that...
Forum: General Discussion 07-04-2020, 05:38 AM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By Big Johnson
That how they roll, you’re lucky it wasn’t...

That how they roll, you’re lucky it wasn’t higher. That lady made a year’s salary for a few hours of work. That industry is so corrupt.

I know some on here say people think the same of...
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By DaVinciRemodel
You know me... Make as much as you can when you...

You know me... Make as much as you can when you can - I'm not shy. And I hope the OP is buying the first round here.

At a quarter mil, I think I'll start building - I mean developing in Arvada....
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By Jaws
What a man makes for his risk is not relevant to...

What a man makes for his risk is not relevant to fees to build a structure (awesome structure)) with relatively low risk aremt related

For all we know OP made a great deal off of it
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2020, 07:34 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By DaVinciRemodel
Yeah but...

Yeah but...
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By Jaws
Going to guess he is the project manager or a...

Going to guess he is the project manager or a builder on fee

Sent from my SM-N970U using Tapatalk
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By Calidecks
Maybe you need to charge more? Lol Mike....

Maybe you need to charge more? Lol


Mike.
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Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2020, 08:50 AM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By A&E Exteriors
Playtimehttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200703/...

Playtimehttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200703/78878f77e895de465406073117463a2e.jpg

Sent from my SM-G988U using Tapatalk...
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By Jaws
Block three hour fire wall is up and complete,...

Block three hour fire wall is up and complete, seperating the two buildings, underground electric conduit is in, waiting on plumber to run 200 ft of water line, dwv and install a back flow (they...
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
FukOhDear. :eek: They could've added 3', and...

FukOhDear. :eek:

They could've added 3', and doubled the square footage. :thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By asevereid
The foundation is complete! No more concrete...

The foundation is complete!
No more concrete work for another couple months!
Walls are 8" thick and 5'-2" tall (conditioned crawl space below the floor system.... That no one will access.... Ever)....
Forum: Flooring 07-02-2020, 01:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 340
Posted By Fouthgeneration
No rational person who has run a successful...

No rational person who has run a successful business can support the Democratic Platform of ever higher Taxes with ever LOWER benefits for Taxpayers.....

If you don't completely understand the...
Forum: Flooring 07-01-2020, 10:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 340
Posted By griz
i don't get how anybody who is in the trades has...

i don't get how anybody who is in the trades has no idea what the going rate for labor is in their area.

GET YOUR HEAD OUT OF THE SAND....

what was your previous boss paying you & charging????...
Forum: General Discussion 07-01-2020, 02:05 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By META
New...

New...
Forum: General Discussion 06-30-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By Tom M
Nice job!

Nice job!
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-30-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 118
Posted By griz
become familiar with your local business...

become familiar with your local business licensing, contractor licensing & insurance(s) requirements.

have some cash reserves.

KNOW YOUR OVERHEAD...

there are many books that can help you.
...
Forum: General Discussion 06-29-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2,302
Views: 86,540
Posted By pm_sup
We had a project visitor last week. One of...

We had a project visitor last week.

One of the Eagles, paid us a visit and perched on our first aid shack about a year and a half ago, just as we were starting excavation.
(He was absolutely...
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