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Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-19-2017, 10:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 821
Posted By Windwash
What age is this stapler?

Anybody know approximately what age this stapler is? I could probably figure it out online but thought others might like to see it. Kind of a work of art and looks like a work horse.

edit: it just...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-31-2016, 10:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 22,074
Posted By Windwash
Looks like a vinyl sider's dream :laughing: ...

Looks like a vinyl sider's dream :laughing:

I agree with RRK.....call a garage door company and see what they can do. Usually the installers can tweak a few more inches from the specs as well.
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Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-31-2016, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Windwash
What is the height of the deck and where are you...

What is the height of the deck and where are you located?
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-31-2016, 09:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Windwash
You should post your plans to get better...

You should post your plans to get better replies.There isn't enough info in your post to give an answer. 2x6 joists spanning 12" will be undersized and the double 2x8 beam loading depends on post...
Forum: Remodeling 05-08-2016, 12:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 23,819
Posted By Windwash
I would skip the built in place truss and just do...

I would skip the built in place truss and just do the 16" LVls. You are going to have to patch sheetrock no matter what you do as you are removing a wall below the beam so push insulation to the side...
Forum: General Discussion 04-07-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,493
Posted By Windwash
Ours now say the same in MN. Doesn't have the...

Ours now say the same in MN. Doesn't have the same ring to it.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 03-28-2016, 11:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,644
Posted By Windwash
Few more pics. I could be wrong but I think...

Few more pics.

I could be wrong but I think all the tile come precut.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 03-28-2016, 11:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,644
Posted By Windwash
I did some exterior repairs on a house this fall...

I did some exterior repairs on a house this fall while they were having this deck put on by another company. Seemed like a nice system and a very clean look. These tiles are about an inch thick and...
Forum: General Discussion 03-11-2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,910
Posted By Windwash
If you don't have a 14" saw with water hookup...

If you don't have a 14" saw with water hookup then have one guy spray the blade with a pump up garden sprayer and run the wet vac while the other cuts.

If you keep the rear of the saw guard down...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 03-11-2016, 11:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,195
Posted By Windwash
I saw this last weekend in a tourism brochure for...

I saw this last weekend in a tourism brochure for a large lake in northern MN and thought of this thread. :eek::eek:
Forum: Drywall 03-01-2016, 08:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,430
Posted By Windwash
Ha! Although you didn't pick one, you must be...

Ha! Although you didn't pick one, you must be talking about quick sand. You probably use a hawk but Durabond will make you wish you started cleaning your stainless mud pan about 5 minutes earlier if...
Forum: Drywall 03-01-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,430
Posted By Windwash
When you say "hot mud", are you talking about...

When you say "hot mud", are you talking about quick sand or durabond?
Forum: Vehicles 03-01-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,210
Posted By Windwash
I wouldn't mess with that truck at all except for...

I wouldn't mess with that truck at all except for getting some signage on it. Looks like a money maker:thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 02-29-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,149
Posted By Windwash
Is this what you have?

Is this what you have?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-26-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,143
Posted By Windwash
I had the same thing happen at a customers house...

I had the same thing happen at a customers house last year. Their dog ate a couple donuts and the plastic bag they were in that was sitting on the passenger seat of my van. I found out the next day...
Forum: General Discussion 02-26-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,620
Posted By Windwash
At 50-70,000 miles a year, you will probably have...

At 50-70,000 miles a year, you will probably have an additional set (or two) of tires put on the trailer every year plus other maintenance items like brakes and suspension.
Forum: Framing 01-29-2016, 12:27 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,026
Posted By Windwash
As I recall from the thread, he hadn't defied the...

As I recall from the thread, he hadn't defied the engineer (yet) but was asking about it. Big whoop! " He should have asked "should I pull a permit for this header job" and the thread would have...
Forum: General Discussion 01-29-2016, 12:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,626
Posted By Windwash
If this is not normal than bill for it. I'm...

If this is not normal than bill for it. I'm assuming you are out east and not in Snowmass, Park City, telluride, etc.

If it had rained 12 " in a few days and washed out the driveway and flooded...
Forum: Framing 01-28-2016, 11:28 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,026
Posted By Windwash
So let me get this straight. If 5-7 guys want to...

So let me get this straight. If 5-7 guys want to talk about installing a header in fairly small house in a fairly straight forward manner with no swearing, name calling or other behavior that would...
Forum: Framing 01-28-2016, 10:58 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,026
Posted By Windwash
I'm sure I'm not in his builder's budget

I'm sure I'm not in his builder's budget
Forum: Framing 01-28-2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,026
Posted By Windwash
What does 30 day cruise mean?

What does 30 day cruise mean?
Forum: Framing 01-28-2016, 10:20 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,026
Posted By Windwash
Yes, you should be a least competent at header...

Yes, you should be a least competent at header installation if you are going to bid/do the work. Here's the deal with engineers. Unless you have the experience to question that some thing is...
Forum: Framing 01-28-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,026
Posted By Windwash
I really doubt the engineer is at 45/ hr. Doesn't...

I really doubt the engineer is at 45/ hr. Doesn't matter how much of a pain, you either saw the plans and bid accordingly or are working by the hour so it doesn't matter. Can you post a picture of...
Forum: Framing 01-28-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,026
Posted By Windwash
Yes, you are correct. I was looking at it...

Yes, you are correct. I was looking at it differently because it's so close to me. This roof is likely 10 miles from my house and the same builder in the 60's. 4/12 pitch, 25 ' span, 3' distance...
Forum: Framing 01-28-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,026
Posted By Windwash
Flush beams go in from below (so no need to bring...

Flush beams go in from below (so no need to bring in through attic hole).

Beams that sit on top of ceiling joists may need to come in from gable vents or holes cut in gable ends or hip roofs if...
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