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Forum: Marketing & Sales 03-07-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,975
Posted By barthard
As cbs said websites range a great deal in cost....

As cbs said websites range a great deal in cost. I've created my own for the price of the domain and hosting( approx $100 ) and was my main source of leads last year, however this isn't for...
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,170
Posted By Willie T
GD, the market has not been too great for ANY of...

GD, the market has not been too great for ANY of us these past few years. Do ya suppose he has saved up a tidy bundle to go out and make it all proper and legal?

Give the guy a break. He wants...
Forum: General Discussion 02-23-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 12,331
Posted By CrpntrFrk
Most of the "General Questions" you should ask...

Most of the "General Questions" you should ask them back. Oh and get a SSN and credit score from them. Ask them how much they have in the bank(savings, checking, bonds, cds, etc):laughing:
Forum: Tiling 02-18-2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 40,967
Posted By angus242
I'll leave the instructions to those that use it...

I'll leave the instructions to those that use it often. I prefer urethane grout. Unless I have a commercial application, all I use is QuartzLock 2 (or StarGlass).

MY review of grout:
Cementitious...
Forum: Technology 02-04-2011, 03:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,893
Posted By cork-guy
Honestly, it's so cheap to register domain names...

Honestly, it's so cheap to register domain names just spend the $110.00 and get the 10 year registration.

OP, how did you wait only 2 weeks? The grace period alone is usually 2-4 weeks just from...
Forum: Tiling 01-13-2011, 12:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,888
Posted By angus242
Mastic was made by the devil to put all tile guys...

Mastic was made by the devil to put all tile guys that use it in hell. :devil:

Mixing enough thinset for a backsplash takes me no more than 10 minutes. Not a huge savings of time there. The fact...
Forum: General Discussion 12-07-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,765
Posted By katoman
Don't you mean when she "let's you think you're...

Don't you mean when she "let's you think you're in charge" :laughing:
Forum: Tiling 07-31-2010, 08:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,630
Posted By HS345
Here's my home made "wet tent". 1" pvc glued...

Here's my home made "wet tent". 1" pvc glued strategically, plastic mortar tubs from Lowe's, cheap painter's plastic thrown away after each job, some spring clamps and blue tape hold the plastic in...
Forum: Tiling 05-13-2010, 10:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,194
Posted By angus242
Profile Edges

I didn't want to start hijacking Precision's thread from his awesome tile job.

So while we're at it, let's talk profiles. Who uses them?

If you've seen any of Jarvis' photos, you'll see an...
Forum: Remodeling Picture Post 03-27-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,426
Posted By angus242
I'll leave that to the installer..... ...

I'll leave that to the installer.....



Mike....ANOTHER awesome bathroom! :clap::thumbup::clap:
Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2010, 04:02 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,872
Posted By Inner10
Angus, you are the only one on this planet that...

Angus, you are the only one on this planet that has this problem.......




.....oh except for everyone that is married.

Its gotten to the point where she is so impressed when I actually do...
Forum: Tiling 03-03-2010, 10:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,362
Posted By angus242
I like when Jarvis posts pics of his showers. I...

I like when Jarvis posts pics of his showers. I then get to steal his ideas :notworthy
Forum: General Discussion 03-03-2010, 10:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,689
Posted By rselectric1
Very true. If you look at the bottom of the post...

Very true. If you look at the bottom of the post page and see who is there, it usually contains more guests than members.

Especially if your user name is similar to your business name, you need...
Forum: Tiling 03-03-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,362
Posted By dkillianjr
Very nice work angus and jarvis:thumbup: ...

Very nice work angus and jarvis:thumbup:


Dave
Forum: Tiling 02-22-2010, 10:06 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,629
Posted By angus242
So many threads, so little time...

There's more activity in the tile forum than there has been in a long time.

Instead of replying to each and every post, I'm just gonna say what I got to say here...:tt2:

Why do I use Schluter...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2010, 08:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,647
Posted By Tom R
Not something I generally mention, - - but this...

Not something I generally mention, - - but this past one will be the third Christmas in a row my other half and I bought a room-full of brand new furniture for young couples that are struggling to...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2010, 10:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,647
Posted By Kent Whitten
There are many good people out there

I am at the finishing up stage of my home that I am framing. I have been putting in quite a few Saturdays and a Sunday here and there with some forecasted snow storms for Mondays or Tuesdays.

So I...
Forum: Tiling 01-31-2010, 10:53 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 10,853
Posted By angus242
Like it or not, it's coming...

Kerdi-board is coming folks.

I know there are quite a few "old school" guys that don't believe foam has any place in a shower system. I can understand the trepidation. However, if you think about...
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2009, 07:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,972
Posted By CookeCarpentry
I wouldn't mind if you stole his....:w00t:

I wouldn't mind if you stole his....:w00t:
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2009, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,062
Posted By Astrix
Season's Greetings

I'm out of here for the next week and a bit. Just wanted to wish everyone on CT:

Merry Christmas
and
Happy New Year

*** Here's hoping you all have a prosperous 2010. ***

Best...
Forum: Tiling 12-18-2009, 11:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 29,249
Posted By angus242
Mike, this might be a bit faster than the...

Mike, this might be a bit faster than the Multimaster:

http://www.raimondiusa.com/ta_gg.html

Use with a sawzall.
You can use multiple blades together to help with the width of the joint.
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,284
Posted By 480sparky
My standard reply in these situations is, "Well,...

My standard reply in these situations is, "Well, if they say they can do it for 4 grand, sign 'em up before they go out of business, and hope they're still around to do warranty work."
Forum: Tiling 12-13-2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 26,238
Posted By ChrWright
Mike, your statement on upselling epoxy seems...

Mike, your statement on upselling epoxy seems based on the assumption that I'm not charging for the added material and labor to install it.

Keeping the price low, and then offering the upgrade as...
Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,843
Posted By Heritage
A discussion on business operations

There have been a number of threads recently that addressed some issues that have been bugging me. I don't want to beat a dead horse or disrespect some members here and maybe I have a right to say...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 02:28 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,988
Posted By ChrWright
That's complete and total BS--to make some grand...

That's complete and total BS--to make some grand blanket statement that we're all holding our cards close to the vest in order to screw our clients by charging beyond the value we deliver.

Give me...
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