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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-26-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,318
Posted By davinci
Oconomowoc i guess this post opened an old...

Oconomowoc
i guess this post opened an old wound. i remember about 6 years ago, a guy about 60 told me I was the strongest guy he ever met and he told a few others as well. at the time i laughed it...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-26-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,318
Posted By davinci
Oconomowoc i am not trying to be rude but by...

Oconomowoc
i am not trying to be rude but by claiming to be the
"luckiest guy on the planet", it comes across as arrogant. i tried to do some math based on the estimated number of people on the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-26-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,318
Posted By davinci
thats not luck.. we create our own luck. luck...

thats not luck.. we create our own luck.
luck is when you are last in line for a liver transplant and someone mistakingly starts from the bottom of the list.
Forum: Roofing 07-23-2012, 04:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,104
Posted By davinci
i agree with DFW ...

i agree with DFW ...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-21-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,530
Posted By davinci
maybe i can get Struble, GRB, and ohiohomedoctor...

maybe i can get Struble, GRB, and ohiohomedoctor to come to Tijuana with me and the crew.
one thing is for sure, they will have plenty of memories.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-20-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,530
Posted By davinci
the Original Univited Guest ---- i mean uninvited !!!

i am putting together a trip in which i take my workers, we are going to Tijuana for a week. i pay for everything and we always have a good time.
i took all the guys out for some drinks last night...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-17-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,581
Posted By davinci
i felt bad and rehired "Barnyard Bob". he's a...

i felt bad and rehired "Barnyard Bob". he's a good guy and a solid worker.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-13-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,416
Posted By davinci
i work part time at an IHOP and one night i see...

i work part time at an IHOP and one night i see the Indian come in with his girlfriend..both were drunker than drunk. he didnt recognize me but i recognized him. i told my co worker to get those two...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-12-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,416
Posted By davinci
here is one we talked about today,

a few years back i was very busy and hired an indian ( american, natuve american), a true indian, we called him Tonto because he sounded just like him. he was very nice and was a hard worker but i...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-11-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,335
Posted By davinci
Struble is a maniac. if im not mistaken he's a...

Struble is a maniac. if im not mistaken he's a moderator on a tattoo forum. he tells some crazy stories over there.. even i get nightmares.
if its the same guy.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-11-2012, 01:41 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,335
Posted By davinci
ohiohomedoctor is a gentleman. he took time to...

ohiohomedoctor is a gentleman. he took time to answer i question i had a few days back..i never said thanks.
hes a good guy.
thanks for the help ohiohomedoc
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-11-2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,335
Posted By davinci
guys, this is just a great place for me to vent.....

guys, this is just a great place for me to vent.. it may be comical to some but these are serious issues and i am sure most of you guys have/ had similar problems.
who needs a shrink when i have CT...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-11-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,335
Posted By davinci
Mongolian workers are very good, reliable, and...

Mongolian workers are very good, reliable, and trust worthy. at least where i am.
the strange guy is not from mongolia, he was born here. i think he said he is romanian.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-11-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,335
Posted By davinci
last post regarding worker, you guys need-------

you guys need to chime in, im sure most of you can relate to this.
my new worker, the strange guy ( hard worker) comes to the job site today with his pants on backyards; you heard correct, his pants...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-10-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,581
Posted By davinci
about a half hour ago my doorbell rings and its...

about a half hour ago my doorbell rings and its that worker. he asks me if i like his work boots , of course i say yes. he then tells me he has a very important appointment next thursday and tells me...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-10-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,425
Posted By davinci
my success is based on focus and flexibility. i...

my success is based on focus and flexibility. i also take some of my workers for new clothing; a do admit a few of my workers do not know how to dress.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-10-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,425
Posted By davinci
Keep your friends close but---

"Keep your friends close but keep your customers closer ".

this may sound insignificant but if you follow that quote you will succeed in life. i do many roofing jobs and have many happy customers....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-09-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 16,316
Posted By davinci
" less hair on the head, less girls in the bed " ...

" less hair on the head, less girls in the bed "

uncle fester or kojak said that
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-09-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,581
Posted By davinci
i can deal with this guy. at least he doesnt...

i can deal with this guy. at least he doesnt sniff glue. that is very difficult to deal with. thanks but no thanks. im sure many of you have dealt with this before.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 07-08-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,767
Posted By davinci
if we go over with insulated siding, we would...

if we go over with insulated siding, we would need to build out the window casing, correct?
currently the casing is almost flush with the shakes
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 07-08-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,767
Posted By davinci
going over existing wood shakes

customer wants us to go over existing shakes which i really dont like to do. however, the shakes are in very good condition and i dont suspect any wood rot behind. all the windows have trim on the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-08-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,581
Posted By davinci
happy with new worker but a bit worried-

i hired a new worker and happy with his work, however, he is a bit too intense. the guy will literally stare at you for what seems to be a lifetime without blinking, very strange. he also makes...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-05-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,364
Posted By davinci
so i guess we are stuck listening to canibal...

so i guess we are stuck listening to canibal corpse, slayer, napalm death, and brutal truth . i do admit, it is somewhat energizing.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-04-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,364
Posted By davinci
i threatened my workers with music from the movie...

i threatened my workers with music from the movie Deliverance.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-04-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,364
Posted By davinci
i love my workers but DAMN !!!!

dont get me wrong, i love my workers, but damn ! whats up with their music.. ?
my guys have free reign when it comes to their listeneing pleasure on the job site.. but really ! do they have to...
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