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Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 03-26-2009, 07:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 26,337
Posted By Murphy
Just reread my post and I want to make it clear...

Just reread my post and I want to make it clear that I understand a Therma Tru door is much better than you get at a box store. But if you are comparing a pella door at a box store to a pella door...
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2009, 06:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,072
Posted By Murphy
Sorry Leo, But make sure you spend time with...

Sorry Leo, But make sure you spend time with Family. We will all be gone too soon. Murph
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2009, 06:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,038
Posted By Murphy
Shucks I was getting hotels and everything.

Shucks I was getting hotels and everything.
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2009, 06:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,072
Posted By Murphy
Sounds like Leo isn't charging enough.

Sounds like Leo isn't charging enough.
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,038
Posted By Murphy
Post the phone number so we can call...

Post the phone number so we can call please!!!!!!!! I would love to fly in from VA and do this.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 03-26-2009, 05:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 26,337
Posted By Murphy
We hear this argument often, that the box stores...

We hear this argument often, that the box stores sell a different product than the lumberyards receive. But I have been to some of the manufacturing plants and they don't have seperate assembly...
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2009, 04:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,072
Posted By Murphy
I have tried this in the past but for some reason...

I have tried this in the past but for some reason we never got in the rythym of the week x would have to leave early due to his daughter, y would have to come late due to his wifes dr. appt. So we...
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,386
Posted By Murphy
Second behind only one other company thanks for...

Second behind only one other company thanks for clarifying I was confused.
Forum: Electrical 02-18-2009, 06:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,030
Posted By Murphy
Duct Tape fixes everything just ask the guys in...

Duct Tape fixes everything just ask the guys in the pickups with no license. All you have to do is buy some stencil lettering and you can do everything.
Forum: Electrical 02-18-2009, 06:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,419
Posted By Murphy
Nail some 2x4'x and make your own support for...

Nail some 2x4'x and make your own support for your box. It will take a small amount of time but save money and time waiting for shipping. Murph
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-18-2009, 06:18 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,005
Posted By Murphy
Awesome work wow wish I could access that type of...

Awesome work wow wish I could access that type of wood in my area. Murph

One of my guys would of been cutting that with a skill saw for sure.
Forum: Technology 01-28-2008, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,782
Posted By Murphy
Do a search on the site for contracts, and forms....

Do a search on the site for contracts, and forms. See what comes up I know a bunch of guys had their contracts and stuff posted last year some time.
Murph
Forum: Business 01-23-2008, 03:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,722
Posted By Murphy
I am in VA so numbers are probably way lower here...

I am in VA so numbers are probably way lower here but with WC, liability, truck, life, and health insurance, truck upkeep for two trucks, storage and parking space for step van.

I need to make...
Forum: Remodeling 01-23-2008, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,354
Posted By Murphy
We have a lumberyard in town that has all sorts...

We have a lumberyard in town that has all sorts of high grade panelling cost about 2 or 3 times as much as the other stuff but it has barely any knots and goes up easy. We use it for waynscot...
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2008, 01:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,392
Posted By Murphy
I love when he starts thowing 3" screws...

I love when he starts thowing 3" screws everywhere with no regard for what is under flooring or behind walls.
I have noticed his crew changes a lot.

I love at the end of every show there are 12...
Forum: Business 01-20-2008, 02:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,499
Posted By Murphy
We use citibank diamond preffered for business. ...

We use citibank diamond preffered for business. Really rack up the points with this card. Murph
Forum: Carpentry 01-14-2008, 07:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 18,278
Posted By Murphy
If you are talking abour the tiles that hang down...

If you are talking abour the tiles that hang down from the grid about a 1/4 inch you need to cut the tiles so that they are notched out for that span. then just push the cut side up to the grid.
...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-14-2008, 02:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,201
Posted By Murphy
Thats the best kind of football.

Thats the best kind of football.
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2008, 05:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,692
Posted By Murphy
Thanks for all the help. I hope to develope a...

Thanks for all the help. I hope to develope a relationship with these folks that will continue.
Murph
Forum: General Discussion 01-09-2008, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,692
Posted By Murphy
Supply House Negotiation

What do you guys do to negotiate deals with your supply houses.
I'm not talking lumberyards where we all get a discount based on our purchases, I mean like flooring companies and fixture places.
...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-13-2007, 10:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,351
Posted By Murphy
Mrmac dont take any offense man, your boss is...

Mrmac dont take any offense man, your boss is goofy. I cant even begin to imagine taking 6 hours to do one door. are these 11 foot monster french door units or what.

Typical interior door...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-13-2007, 08:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,351
Posted By Murphy
Six hours on an interior door. Better...

Six hours on an interior door.

Better rethink your career choice.
Forum: General Discussion 08-12-2007, 08:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,422
Posted By Murphy
Wish they would do something like that in...

Wish they would do something like that in virginia.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-10-2007, 04:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,290
Posted By Murphy
It's funny this thread came up because I sell my...

It's funny this thread came up because I sell my company specifically on not using any of the tactics you list. The small amount of advertising we do, we state right off the bat NO SALESMEN.

...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-10-2007, 02:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,371
Posted By Murphy
I was wondering what my roofing crew was on the...

I was wondering what my roofing crew was on the other day.
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