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Forum: Business 12-09-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 276
Posted By Jaws
Awesome stuff, Chris. Good to see you post. ...

Awesome stuff, Chris. Good to see you post.

Great list, I'd add Company Culture. I.E. how employees deal with the public and each other, how they perform their work, view and treat clients,...
Forum: General Discussion 12-04-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 897
Posted By Morning Wood
I disagree. I think building for more efficient...

I disagree. I think building for more efficient homes is the way to go. Itís a science, and it wasnít developed or researched by a bunch of idiots. Building a tight house and mechanically ventilating...
Forum: Construction 11-12-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 887
Posted By griz
Little addition at my house

This is going to be 18' wide x 12' deep.

Two rooms, pantry/laundry & extend the rear entry & add storage.

It will bring the laundry upstairs and give my wife lots of pantry storage.

It...
Forum: General Discussion 10-22-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,194
Posted By hdavis
What wrong with treating the existing panel as a...

What wrong with treating the existing panel as a subpanel of a new 200A panel?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-21-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By griz
NFL Referee training camp

just released...
Forum: Roofing 09-13-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By hdavis
I'd do a lot of that differently Looks like...

I'd do a lot of that differently

Looks like the window needs to be pulled and reinstalled, it looks like rot on the bottom right corner area. While you're doing that, you'll be able to see how...
Forum: Construction 08-08-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 506
Posted By griz
question is how did the plans get approved with...

question is how did the plans get approved with such a glaring omission?

you bid the job per plans & specs.

when you were made aware of the stair issue, you should have sent the architect an...
Forum: Business 05-28-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 541
Posted By Philament
Contingency fund- A big thank you to CT

When I was thinking of starting out on my own I read as many threads as I could on here. A common theme in the business threads, next to LMOP, was about creating a contingency fun, most notably I...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-03-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 534
Posted By TNTRenovate
Jason Whipple RIP

Just heard from Jason's Dad that Jason passed away from lung cancer. Rest in Peace. You were a great man! You will be missed.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-03-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 917
Posted By Robie
Some people....

...are just great people.

I was going to go into a big song and dance about our own Jaws (John) but it's not necessary. Those of you you have taken the time to read his posts know full well what...
Forum: Low Voltage 03-16-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 649
Posted By ABLE1
I AM the Drawing & Specs:laughing::clap: ...

I AM the Drawing & Specs:laughing::clap:


Looking to see what the favorite product is for this kind of application.
3M
Great Stuff
Red Devil
Hilti
etc.
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-16-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 366
Posted By Matt OHD
I think I'm a new member again...

How the hell has everyone been? Didn't think this place survived FB groups...

Any old timers left?https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190217/8f57df0971e8ce2d54217f7620ad9e1b.jpg

Sent from my...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 01-30-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 532
Views: 31,089
Posted By Calidecks
All finished....

All finished....
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 01-28-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By carpentershane
Rehabbing a Caboose

It was apparent that the old caboose was in some real need of love. The exterior cladding and trim had rot in places- the roof had some leaks, and the whole thing needed some fresh paint… I quoted...
Forum: Business 01-24-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,201
Posted By hdavis
The BS is pretty much gone out of this...

The BS is pretty much gone out of this one.:thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 01-20-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,378
Posted By TheConstruct
In his defense houses are really hard to see.

In his defense houses are really hard to see.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 11-30-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 532
Views: 31,089
Posted By Calidecks
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https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20181130/bbe2dac422c52e1630b2458c0bd10837.jpg


Mike.
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Forum: General Discussion 10-24-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,040
Posted By griz
GC responsibility to provide framing so work can...

GC responsibility to provide framing so work can be done to code.

yes, plumber can & should leave until gc has solution to fix.

otherwise you get these hacked up messes that get expensive to...
Forum: Roofing 10-21-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,170
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Are Any Of My Old Friends From CT Still Around?

I finally had to at least temporarily give up my Contracting Company after over 3 decades due to 7 full knee replacement operations, including the original 2, called a Bilateral Replacement and then...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 10-02-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,469
Posted By Calidecks
I wouldn't touch anything with a live load and 8'...

I wouldn't touch anything with a live load and 8' 4x4 posts.


Mike.
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-26-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,398
Posted By JT Wood
Haven't been around for a while.

Just checking in to see how everyone is doing. It's probably been a year. There's probably lots of new guys. Hope all is going well

Sent from my SM-G935W8 using Tapatalk
Forum: Construction 09-04-2018, 10:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,368
Posted By griz
back off on the app for a bit and install a space...

back off on the app for a bit and install a space bar on your keyboard...:whistling:laughing:

got a headache trying to read that whole thing....
Forum: Insulation 07-06-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,596
Posted By hdavis
Find a company with one of the big vacuums fir...

Find a company with one of the big vacuums fir sucking out attic insulation and have them do it.

If you just have to do it yourself, just take it out where the k&t is, and wear a mask, there is no...
Forum: General Discussion 06-29-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,347
Posted By 480sparky
Post Your 'Crazy Inspector' and 'Stupid Rules' Stories

My recent post about an exterior exit light (http://www.contractortalk.com/f11/exterior-exit-sign-403018/) got me thinking about all the crazy inspectors and stupid code rules we've all come across....
Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,287
Posted By Golden view
It must depend who you surround yourself with....

It must depend who you surround yourself with. With a few exceptions, I'm amazed at the work ethic, drive, intelligence, and general having their sh*t figured out of younger people I meet.
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