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Forum: Carpentry 12-06-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,374
Posted By sparehair
You should put track saw on the top of your to...

You should put track saw on the top of your to buy list. Many tasks that seem impossible become easy.

Next would be battery operated nailers. I like the dewalt ones. I have the 15 and the 18...
Forum: Business 12-04-2018, 01:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 721
Posted By sparehair
If you know what you're doing, know your numbers...

If you know what you're doing, know your numbers and you just keep your word your business will grow. The last three years have been the best in my 13 years. There have been much much harder years....
Forum: General Discussion 12-03-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,454
Posted By sparehair
When you go to a restaurant you dont get to eat...

When you go to a restaurant you dont get to eat the whole meal and then complain about it and ask for your money back.

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Forum: General Discussion 12-03-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,454
Posted By sparehair
They got the work done and paid for it, house...

They got the work done and paid for it, house closed so you cant lien it and screw up their sale and now they want their money back.

It's pretty simple encourage them to bring their claim to the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-28-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 347
Posted By sparehair
Elon musk two days ago was talking about how you...

Elon musk two days ago was talking about how you dont need new tech to have swarm killer robots. You just need a drone, a grenade and a face id chip. The Russians destroyed 2 BILLION dollars of...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-28-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 326
Posted By sparehair
You make it down the road twenty years with...

You make it down the road twenty years with anyone and it's a testament to the character of both parties. Congratulations. Cute grandkid!

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-27-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 347
Posted By sparehair
I watch agadmator and matojelic. I think Carlsen...

I watch agadmator and matojelic. I think Carlsen is going to lose one. There's more pressure on Carlsen with every tie.



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Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 11-26-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,069
Posted By sparehair
I too have met people who permanently injured...

I too have met people who permanently injured their children.

The intent of the rule is to make sure kids don't get poisoned. Criminality is directly linked to lead exposure levels. Frontal lobe...
Forum: General Discussion 11-25-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,535
Posted By sparehair
That's true, but you can only know that if you...

That's true, but you can only know that if you know the value of what you're buying. In real estate there is a lot if room for error.

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Forum: General Discussion 11-16-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,535
Posted By sparehair
Leverage maximizes returns and losses. I...

Leverage maximizes returns and losses.

I bought my first house with 3k down on a first time home owners loan. Sold after 36 months and walked with 80k. Annual return on that 3k down was about...
Forum: Business 11-14-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,869
Posted By sparehair
Have lots of leads. Write a lot of bids. If one...

Have lots of leads. Write a lot of bids. If one isn't accepted who f n cares.

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Forum: General Discussion 11-12-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 751
Posted By sparehair
Hard to see how you have 2.5 support staff and...

Hard to see how you have 2.5 support staff and 1.5 labor. Otherwise, I would have one office worker do sales and estimates and the other does invoices, change orders and scheduling.

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Forum: Remodeling 11-06-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By sparehair
No good deed! Maybe next time you could just...

No good deed! Maybe next time you could just tape with plastic? Alternately I like to tape hardware right to whatever it belongs. Pretty tough to lose it that way but it happens.

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Forum: General Discussion 11-04-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,850
Posted By sparehair
I like tin cloth or oil cloth. I just run a...

I like tin cloth or oil cloth. I just run a goody and then put a down vest under it to stay warm but I think I might drop $400 on a Filson oil cloth coat this season to stand around and watch...
Forum: General Discussion 10-27-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 690
Posted By sparehair
Its always a balancing act. Have you run...

Its always a balancing act.

Have you run the numbers? Do you know what the revenue needs to be to make it work?

Have you read or watch Markup and Profit?

The money is a big part of the...
Forum: General Discussion 10-25-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 757
Posted By sparehair
This is why you form an llc. When the llc is out...

This is why you form an llc. When the llc is out of business there is no entity to sue. They can pursue breaking the corporate veil but that takes time and money to go after a company without any...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-21-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,307
Posted By sparehair
When I finish a hard one I typically say, "F that...

When I finish a hard one I typically say, "F that floor!" Most of my helpers understand. Its a battle, contest against yourself to maintain intensity, tempo, attention to detail, denial of...
Forum: Business 10-21-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,066
Posted By sparehair
Money under the table is crap compared to money...

Money under the table is crap compared to money over the table.

Illegal work means your contract is unenforceable by law. There are most def. people who know this and will trick you into doing...
Forum: Construction 10-20-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By sparehair
Tenet is a belief or principle. Tenant is a...

Tenet is a belief or principle.

Tenant is a person renting real estate.

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Forum: Flooring 10-01-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 940
Posted By sparehair
Opening a window or painting won't make the floor...

Opening a window or painting won't make the floor move.

A thin floor might have a split tongue. Ie the top tongue gets so thin from sanding that it eventually splits off the board. It can happen...
Forum: General Discussion 09-29-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,533
Posted By sparehair
I dont work under the influence ever. Ever ever. ...

I dont work under the influence ever. Ever ever.

Sometimes a helper will push to drink at lunch. I tell them they can do whatever they want but they won't be working if they have been drinking...
Forum: Carpentry 09-27-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By sparehair
MESH. Sent from my SM-N950U using Tapatalk

MESH.

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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 09-24-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,274
Posted By sparehair
Never used your product so I couldnt say how dry...

Never used your product so I couldnt say how dry it needs to be (the precise measurement). But new cedar fence boards can be practically dripping wet inside out.

Now, the spec sheet you provided...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 09-21-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,274
Posted By sparehair
Product spec sheet says the wood needs to have...

Product spec sheet says the wood needs to have been weathered for two months. Has this been met? You need to measure moisture levels in the wood! Check it before you wreck it!

An oil based paint...
Forum: Concrete & Paving 09-17-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,185
Posted By sparehair
As an untrained guy who never laid concrete in...

As an untrained guy who never laid concrete in my life it looks like every other concrete job I've ever seen.

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