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Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-01-2018, 11:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,893
Posted By RMDailey
I do finish carpentry and cabinetry. I picked up...

I do finish carpentry and cabinetry. I picked up a Ridgid 16ga Nailer and have had great luck with it. No jambs with any size nail. The depth is easy and accurate to adjust. My only gripe is that...
Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2018, 02:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,906
Posted By RMDailey
I learned this from a larger remodeler I do sub...

I learned this from a larger remodeler I do sub work for:

Repeat after me, "MY FIRST OFFER IS MY BEST OFFER"

This guy is trying to screw you over. By your own words, you offered a fair...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-22-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,353
Posted By RMDailey
It's supposed to NOT burst into flames... glad I...

It's supposed to NOT burst into flames... glad I could clear that up for you :thumbsup:
Forum: Business 11-05-2017, 10:56 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,654
Posted By RMDailey
One example is barn door hardware. Its $150 from...

One example is barn door hardware. Its $150 from Lowes. Its $60 on amazon sell to customers for $100.


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Forum: Technology 11-04-2017, 08:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,757
Posted By RMDailey
hyperbole [hahy-pur-buh-lee] noun Rhetoric. ...

hyperbole
[hahy-pur-buh-lee]
noun Rhetoric.
obvious and intentional exaggeration.
an extravagant statement or figure of speech not intended to be taken literally, as to wait an eternity.
...
Forum: Technology 11-03-2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,757
Posted By RMDailey
Dang you guys must be Ode (as my 3y says)! The...

Dang you guys must be Ode (as my 3y says)! The Chromebook will be almost useless without the internet as it's just a access point to a web browser. A tablet with built in 4g and a bluetooth...
Forum: Vehicles 10-03-2017, 10:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,317
Posted By RMDailey
Very nice. I'm in a 6x12 v-nose that's inspired...

Very nice. I'm in a 6x12 v-nose that's inspired by Ron Paulk. I'm due for a remodel.

I did what I could when I could. Small improvements over the course of a year. I'm pretty happy with...
Forum: General Discussion 09-28-2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,541
Posted By RMDailey
I try to return what I don't use. Then it's...

I try to return what I don't use. Then it's waiting for me at the store next time I need it. I used to be really bad about keeping everything that might be useful. Now I try to really evaluate...
Forum: Business 09-17-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,415
Posted By RMDailey
Sounds like a PITA client. I put in my contracts...

Sounds like a PITA client. I put in my contracts that "all work will be completed to industry standards" to CYA.

I wouldn't sign a warranty that I didn't offer in the first place. Sounds...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-09-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,836
Posted By RMDailey
This is why I'm leaning to the contractor saw...

This is why I'm leaning to the contractor saw with the mobile cart. Big enough to do big work. Small enough to move and run off 15a

I've got a shop made jig that allows my to use a circular saw...
Forum: Vehicles 08-23-2017, 09:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,786
Posted By RMDailey
Thanks for letting me know. I was hoping to have...

Thanks for letting me know. I was hoping to have a wireless camera on my trailer but I don't think the transmitter is strong enough I'm not sure what I'm going to try next. But being a Prime member...
Forum: Vehicles 08-23-2017, 08:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,786
Posted By RMDailey
I'm sorry to report this camera isn't very good....

I'm sorry to report this camera isn't very good. There's a lot of static and It cuts in and out. I've repositioned the transmitter several times. But can't get it close enough for consistent...
Forum: Business 08-22-2017, 10:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,533
Posted By RMDailey
I'm with everyone else. Return the money,...

I'm with everyone else. Return the money, Explain the situation, and refer them to the friend. You might do a little more than "here's this guy's number." Such as a formal introduction, etc.
...
Forum: Vehicles 08-22-2017, 10:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,786
Posted By RMDailey
Got it today. It took about 30min to install. ...

Got it today. It took about 30min to install. I'm going to get my "car-guy" brother in law to help me hard wire the monitor instead of it going to the cigarette lighter.

It is this one:...
Forum: Vehicles 08-21-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,786
Posted By RMDailey
I ended up ordering a Pyle system. It can support...

I ended up ordering a Pyle system. It can support two cameras wirelessly. It comes with the license plate mount and you can purchase additional cameras. The goal is to have one on the truck and one...
Forum: Business 07-25-2017, 08:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,013
Posted By RMDailey
I do think magnets beat "just a truck". I count...

I do think magnets beat "just a truck". I count two times my truck sign has gotten me business (that I know of). Occasionally people will ask me for my card at the Box Stores but nothing ever comes...
Forum: General Discussion 07-22-2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,617
Posted By RMDailey
They are both out of town this weekend. It's not...

They are both out of town this weekend. It's not a conversation I want to have on the phone or with just one of them.
Forum: Technology 07-15-2017, 08:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,512
Posted By RMDailey
If you want endless customization Wordpress. ...

If you want endless customization Wordpress. It's what I use. Support is answered by a real person that takes their time to help resolve whatever issue. It's the most popular website platform in...
Forum: General Discussion 06-20-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,138
Posted By RMDailey
Im currently wearing (caterpillar) made by...

Im currently wearing (caterpillar) made by wolverines. I've loved them they are super comfortable. But the sole is starting to come off. I found a redwing dealer and figure they're worth a try.

...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 01-16-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,014
Posted By RMDailey
Congrats on going out on your own. It was a big...

Congrats on going out on your own. It was a big scary step for me but worth it.

I'm a generalist, I've done a few decks, not many. I price all my jobs the same way. Materials + a fair markup,...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-08-2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,092
Posted By RMDailey
Murphy Bed Build

Shortly before Christmas I got to build a Murphy Bed for a client. I love building custom pieces like this, but it is rare in my market to get to build fun things like this.
...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-30-2016, 11:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,685
Posted By RMDailey
To me it's worth making a jig specific to the...

To me it's worth making a jig specific to the cabinet. It doesn't take long, and it's "helper-proof." I like using hardboard, a scrap the thickness of the door, and a backer. I make/mark it...
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