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Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2013, 06:27 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,593
Posted By ApgarNJ
Leave it there and tell your date you've had it...

Leave it there and tell your date you've had it growing out of your skin for years.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-05-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,196
Posted By ApgarNJ
Hi Guys!!!!!!!

Hi Guys!!!!!!!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-06-2011, 10:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,652
Posted By ApgarNJ
your brother in law never should have said...

your brother in law never should have said anything to them, now you can't track the phone.

sounds like this person is stealing a lot of stuff and selling online. the police should be involved...
Forum: Remodeling Picture Post 08-06-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,049
Posted By ApgarNJ
Nice clean work chris! I love the stainless...

Nice clean work chris! I love the stainless steel. All new floors?
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-05-2011, 05:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,941
Posted By ApgarNJ
I've noticed a huge difference in framing both...

I've noticed a huge difference in framing both treated and non-treated over the last year. more than normal.

we just framed an addition and the treated 2x12s were off, one was
11 3/4 and the...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-04-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,941
Posted By ApgarNJ
I've seen it at trade shows but never used it...

I've seen it at trade shows but never used it yet. I wish some suppliers would stock it. The supplier near me just has the grey plastic kind. it's not something you really see if it's done...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-04-2011, 07:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,941
Posted By ApgarNJ
they don't want hardie within 2" of roof...

they don't want hardie within 2" of roof shingles, or two inches of a surface that can have water on it. I think it's best to PVC 2-3" strip close to the shingles or deck surface, then a nice...
Forum: Framing 08-04-2011, 07:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,074
Posted By ApgarNJ
I've never used either. I just layout the bottom...

I've never used either. I just layout the bottom and top plates while they are next to each other, transfer the lines, spread out the top plate, nail the studs, stand the wall up.

I might...
Forum: Drywall 07-21-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 74,434
Posted By ApgarNJ
Frank, go to mexico, become a mexican citizen. ...

Frank, go to mexico, become a mexican citizen. then come back into America illegally, you will have all your answers. they are already building free homes, offering tax free businesses, and...
Forum: Framing 07-20-2011, 05:15 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,716
Posted By ApgarNJ
GRIZ! hindsight is always 20/20. 7500 was a lot...

GRIZ! hindsight is always 20/20. 7500 was a lot more than it seems back then. I remember my parents bought their first house(still own it and live in it) for 14k back in the 60s, and it was a...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-19-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,902
Posted By ApgarNJ
Do not buy the domino just for trim work. Buy...

Do not buy the domino just for trim work. Buy the kapex or other quality miter saw. for 1/3 of the price you can have the Makita 10in or for a little more the makita 12 inch slider.

i was...
Forum: Flooring Picture Post 07-18-2011, 09:36 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,449
Posted By ApgarNJ
as long as it's only your KNEES that hurt. lmao

as long as it's only your KNEES that hurt. lmao
Forum: Flooring Picture Post 07-18-2011, 09:20 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,449
Posted By ApgarNJ
Very nice work Angus!

Very nice work Angus!
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-18-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,902
Posted By ApgarNJ
I just bought a kapex a few weeks ago. I do like...

I just bought a kapex a few weeks ago. I do like it. I haven't run it through all kinds of cuts yet. I do like the bevel adjustment. I have to adjust the lasers a little bit, but they are pretty...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 07-10-2011, 07:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 21,614
Posted By ApgarNJ
I haven't seen it yet Tom, but I tried hardie...

I haven't seen it yet Tom, but I tried hardie trim a long time ago and the stuff was a little too brittle for me. I will check it out, but for this particular job (which I hope I DON'T get) I want...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 07-10-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 150,218
Posted By ApgarNJ
Larson's suck. they always have. I can't stand...

Larson's suck. they always have. I can't stand them. I had a very good repeat customer who we did a lot of work over the years, ask me to do 3 custom sized storm doors. I used larson, the lady...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 07-10-2011, 07:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 29,043
Posted By ApgarNJ
foil-faced sheathing and that 1/8th inch...

foil-faced sheathing and that 1/8th inch cardboard crap should be outlawed.:mad::mad:
Forum: Technology 07-09-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,512
Posted By ApgarNJ
merl, you are in a totally different kind of...

merl, you are in a totally different kind of business than us contractors. People all over the world can search and buy your products. People locally usually search for contractors near them. ...
Forum: Remodeling 07-09-2011, 06:58 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 67,630
Posted By ApgarNJ
I missed this thread completely. As always...

I missed this thread completely. As always chris, nice clean work. I really like those panels. have you used them at all since this project? Are they ordered by the size of the wall you have...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 07-08-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 21,614
Posted By ApgarNJ
I either use Cortex (most of the time) or if...

I either use Cortex (most of the time) or if it's going to be painted, I use 15 ga. full head finish nails. Very rarely ever use paslode nails for paslode. have in the past but never again(small...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 06-28-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,065
Posted By ApgarNJ
yes, they are curb mounted fixed velux skylights...

yes, they are curb mounted fixed velux skylights with room darkening shades that are going to be motorized. the wiring is all complete. spray foam insulation going in tomorrow.
Forum: Remodeling 06-26-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,532
Posted By ApgarNJ
I'm not sure about all areas but I don't think...

I'm not sure about all areas but I don't think home inspectors in my area do methlab testing as part of a home inspection. And what about when a landlord rents to a new family and the last one there...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 06-26-2011, 07:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,065
Posted By ApgarNJ
http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k110/apgarconstr...

http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k110/apgarconstruction/Work%20Images/IMG_5839.jpg

http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k110/apgarconstruction/Work%20Images/IMG_5843.jpg
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Forum: General Discussion 06-22-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 16,823
Posted By ApgarNJ
700 for most guys, if they are a one man band, is...

700 for most guys, if they are a one man band, is good money for most of the country.
Forum: General Discussion 06-22-2011, 04:54 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 23,624
Posted By ApgarNJ
Thanks Nathan and Lenox! I just got some free...

Thanks Nathan and Lenox! I just got some free hole saws from Bosch, they have a quick change arbor that takes very little time to change the bit, hole saw etc. very nice setup if you have a...
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