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Forum: Business 01-23-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,160
Posted By aaron_a
Well, the meeting went well. She had a basic...

Well, the meeting went well. She had a basic design already in mind, pulled up some images on pinterest to show me. Talked about budget and got a check signed for the design/propasal.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-20-2011, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 703
Posted By RS Sam
Holiday decorating - A humble option

Well, I'm sitting around today waiting for the plumbers to move off my job so in my free time I thought I'd share this idea.

My wife and I were driving around one of our shore roads one night last...
Forum: General Discussion 12-20-2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 17,348
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
I see a new guy on the phone, and about the 3rd...

I see a new guy on the phone, and about the 3rd time or so I ask what's up and they say oh my girlfriend was having a problem:rolleyes: and I say why don't you go home and help her out with it and if...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-18-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,088
Posted By pinwheel
Yep. I've refinished a lot of antique funiture....

Yep. I've refinished a lot of antique funiture. Believe it or not, an old kitchen knife with a flexible blade works really well too, especially on paint or brittle varnish. Flex the blad & draw it...
Forum: Business 04-18-2011, 06:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,408
Posted By mikeswoods
I generally look to fellow tradesmen for a...

I generally look to fellow tradesmen for a referral---or someone else who's work I've seen.

Last time I hired a complete stranger I told him ,"I've got three days work for you,I have no idea if...
Forum: Business 04-18-2011, 05:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,460
Posted By Pearce Services
If she is jerking your schedule, she is jerking...

If she is jerking your schedule, she is jerking everyones schedule, and this is a bigger problem for her. I have done whole house remodels where the tight schedule, permit delays, and an impatient...
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,078
Posted By rosethornva
Wow, I'm so flattered!!

:)

The last few days I've been dealing with my 92-year-old father, and he's having many health problems now. I think he might be near the end of this journey. He's a WW2 vet, and since the war,...
Forum: Drywall 04-16-2011, 10:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,352
Posted By Sir Mixalot
And here's another tip: Alway's read the...

And here's another tip: Alway's read the directions on the bags of hot mud.

Sheetrock easy sand- Mix, then let sit for 1 minute. Then mix to desired consistency.

Pro-Form Sta Smooth- Mix, then...
Forum: Roofing 04-15-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,186
Posted By griz
Looks like what a cat does when coughing up a...

Looks like what a cat does when coughing up a hairball:

It's been hacked.:w00t::laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 04-14-2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,597
Posted By Mr Latone
So why post it? If you already wrote it off....

So why post it?

If you already wrote it off.

Some people won't take the time to use punctuation on a forum. Others are meticulous about grammar etc., etc.. For some people email is almost...
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-13-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,681
Posted By PrestigeR&D
Thumbs up Last one....;):thumbsup: ...

Last one....;):thumbsup:




B,:shifty:
Forum: Business 04-10-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 8,953
Posted By katoman
Someone here stated the young have no respect....

Someone here stated the young have no respect. Interesting, if you don't respect yourself, you won't respect anyone. Including your elders.

Perhaps this is the core issue?

Where's the OP?...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-28-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,315
Posted By griz
That tcleve seems like a pretty fart...

That tcleve seems like a pretty fart smeller.:thumbsup::laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-17-2011, 03:03 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 27,028
Posted By maninthesea
I thought this was pretty good. Long but good. ...

I thought this was pretty good. Long but good.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EVwlMVYqMu4
Forum: General Discussion 03-13-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,535
Posted By Hmrepairs
All great ideas. I agree with above. Tell...

All great ideas. I agree with above. Tell EVERYBODY what you are doing. Then have your wife tell EVERYBODY what your doing. Then have her friends tell EVERYBODY what your doing. Get the idea? ...
Forum: General Discussion 03-12-2011, 09:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,535
Posted By Darwin
Get in your work truck with flyers on down time...

Get in your work truck with flyers on down time and just pass out to EVERY PERSON, PLACE, OR THING.

Ps. When starting out, I would not turn down any job (as long as you are confident in your...
Forum: General Discussion 03-12-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,535
Posted By Scribbles
You have been in business a whole 4 months and...

You have been in business a whole 4 months and you are not having customers bang down the walls. WOW.. Never been through that.

Have a reality check do some research on marketing, and pay some...
Forum: General Discussion 03-12-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,868
Posted By J F
A wee bit easier to read.

A wee bit easier to read.
Forum: Carpentry 03-12-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,908
Posted By pinwheel
You're sure not unique to being treated this way....

You're sure not unique to being treated this way. :no: Helps us weed out the wanna be's & the DIYer's trying to peek behind the curtain.

Sounds like you're relatively new to the trades, so I guess...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 03-07-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,010
Posted By Sir Mixalot
For me, 2 coats = Cut twice and Roll...

For me, 2 coats = Cut twice and Roll twice.:thumbup:

-Paul
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 03-06-2011, 04:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,448
Posted By RCPainting
If you are doing several coats, much easier to...

If you are doing several coats, much easier to tape it.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-28-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,198
Posted By Snobnd
The Man Rules

The Man Rules
At last a guy has taken the time to write this all down
Finally, the guys' side of the story.
( I must admit, it's pretty good.)
We always hear "the rules"
From the female...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-21-2011, 10:54 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 86,148
Posted By Kent Whitten
http://whittendesigns.com/pics/biz%20card.jpg

http://whittendesigns.com/pics/biz%20card.jpg
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-17-2011, 08:47 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,578
Posted By Cole82
I like the very last one.

I like the very last one.
Forum: Carpentry 02-12-2011, 08:51 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,170
Posted By billy d
Tecleve4911, Timber dog, Spot on.:thumbsup:...

Tecleve4911,

Timber dog, Spot on.:thumbsup:

Suicide Joint, The actual joint is a mortice and tenon but the tenon has two saw cuts in it and wedges put into it,as the joint is closed up the...
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