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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-03-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,036
Posted By CPMKW
Nah, I am not the 'snowflake' offended by a woman...

Nah, I am not the 'snowflake' offended by a woman doing a job.


And snowflake is a lazy insult. I have been and will be called much worse. Mostly deserved.

You can bet if my daughter wants to...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2019, 01:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 428
Posted By CPMKW
The wall is only 4" total? No exterior sheething...

The wall is only 4" total? No exterior sheething or finish? What is happening here...

Set the inside flush. Make the outside work with trim.

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-14-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4,331
Views: 217,120
Posted By CPMKW
.my kids went from balance bikes (the ones with...

.my kids went from balance bikes (the ones with no pedals) to pedal bikes. Only needed training wheels for a couple days to learn how to pedal. They already had the balance part down. Both were 3...
Forum: Construction 09-01-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,374
Posted By CPMKW
It was still allowed by code here (Ontario) up to...

It was still allowed by code here (Ontario) up to 2015ish to use carriage bolts to hold up the sandwich beam like you have there. Thousands of decks built and inspected that way.

Honestly, just...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-31-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,986
Posted By CPMKW
My guess is the alcohol [emoji6] Sent from...

My guess is the alcohol [emoji6]

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Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,358
Posted By CPMKW
Ha ha, I have a feeling pinwheel was referring to...

Ha ha, I have a feeling pinwheel was referring to the wifey...

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-24-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 450
Views: 7,921
Posted By CPMKW
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-24-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 301
Posted By CPMKW
My corporate buddies say they have dropped slack...

My corporate buddies say they have dropped slack and are using Teams.

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-15-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 13,634
Posted By CPMKW
Local independent store having a Milwaukee...

Local independent store having a Milwaukee...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-05-2019, 05:47 AM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 99,442
Posted By CPMKW
My 12v DeWalt drill finally died after 5 years of...

My 12v DeWalt drill finally died after 5 years of abuse (drilling large holes and long fasteners). Replaced it with the cheapest brushless 20v to match the rest of my cordless. Came with two 1.5...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-01-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 13,634
Posted By CPMKW
Home Depot email today... ...

Home Depot email today...

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Forum: General Discussion 03-30-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 500
Posted By CPMKW
I have had to cut them down a number of times to...

I have had to cut them down a number of times to use them on the cold room door in a basement.

Cutting the door is no problem, just used a demo blade in a skilsaw. Either put the original sweep...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-20-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,447
Posted By CPMKW
Every buyer's agent contract I have seen includes...

Every buyer's agent contract I have seen includes a clause that if the seller won't pay their commission, then it is to be paid by the buyer. Happens a lot here when it is a FSBO.

I do find that...
Forum: General Discussion 02-16-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,973
Posted By CPMKW
I use stick levels, torpedo through 6 footers. I...

I use stick levels, torpedo through 6 footers. I don't use them as often as I use to though.

I have pretty basic Bosch red line cross laser that sees frequent use. I have been shopping for an...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-13-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,073
Posted By CPMKW
Would always rent the Bosch brute. Did its thing...

Would always rent the Bosch brute. Did its thing well.

Last rental was the Hilti. Could be just that it was brand new, but it was a dream to use. Powerful but fairly light. I also preferred how...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 01-05-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,201
Posted By CPMKW
Wood blocking to size and depth needed. Flash it...

Wood blocking to size and depth needed. Flash it and cover in matching coil stock. Can even bend in the j channel for the siding.

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-07-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By CPMKW
About a year. Still problem free. Good gun. ...

About a year. Still problem free. Good gun.

Put on the smallest battery you have though. Thing is heavy enough as it is...

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-25-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 13,634
Posted By CPMKW
Brutal take. The video is purposely a massive...

Brutal take. The video is purposely a massive contrast in behaviour at an attempt at humour. I am sure there are Canadian videos similar to the USA one and vice versa. For all we know both videos are...
Forum: Electrical 11-18-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 687
Posted By CPMKW
Double check before you add to the ceiling. I...

Double check before you add to the ceiling. I have used them many times in half inch drywall with a joist above. Just have to orient the spring clips that are higher around the joist.

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-15-2018, 10:20 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 13,634
Posted By CPMKW
I bought a stack, as well as the Milwaukee hole...

I bought a stack, as well as the Milwaukee hole saw set for $49.

Have a ridgid stack currently. Need to decide how to set these up.


Plan to add a 15 or 20 inch packout tote and small parts...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-27-2018, 12:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,309
Posted By CPMKW
Put a planter on each hole. Personally I...

Put a planter on each hole.


Personally I would just set the fence posts and be done with it.

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Forum: Vehicles 09-15-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 13,377
Posted By CPMKW
My Sparky has a promaster (Kitchener/Waterloo)...

My Sparky has a promaster (Kitchener/Waterloo) and he says that it has been great in the snow. I watched him run it up a long unplowed driveway with at least 7" of snow on it. Not even a bit of wheel...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-18-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,832,844
Posted By CPMKW
I used the warranty on a surge protector power...

I used the warranty on a surge protector power bar years ago. They bought me a new computer and monitor. Very little paperwork to get paid out if I remember correctly.

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Forum: Framing 02-24-2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,117
Posted By CPMKW
Just ignore the holier than thou crowd. I...

Just ignore the holier than thou crowd.

I think anyone on this site would be happy to have a guy that is researching and looking for answers on his own time.




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Forum: Landscaping 02-21-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,903
Posted By CPMKW
Love it. Simple. $300,000 grand a year...

Love it. Simple.

$300,000 grand a year income. Simple.


Ha ha.

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