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Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-21-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,394
Posted By Framer53
Please note this was 13 years ago and they most...

Please note this was 13 years ago and they most likely already have one.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 06-17-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,079
Posted By Framer53
Your HD must be different than my local one. I...

Your HD must be different than my local one. I have an account rep and I call and it is ready for me.
Forum: Roofing 06-09-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,888
Posted By Framer53
Walking a roof before it is sold will result in...

Walking a roof before it is sold will result in liability if the roof is leaking.
Second any good estimator could extend the ladder and measure it if needed.
Third, over estimate the size of the...
Forum: General Discussion 05-15-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,263
Posted By Framer53
I stopped using the purple when I had to put in a...

I stopped using the purple when I had to put in a new vinyl bathroom floor.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-29-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 2,023,185
Posted By Framer53
My understanding is makita is not selling well at...

My understanding is makita is not selling well at HD right now and they are doing what they can to reduce inventory.
Of course this is what the Milwaukee rep said, who knows.....
Forum: Roofing 04-26-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,396
Posted By Framer53
Why are you surprised, they work on roofs and it...

Why are you surprised, they work on roofs and it is tough hot work
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-12-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,117
Posted By Framer53
I found out years ago to run a business you must...

I found out years ago to run a business you must follow what others that are successful do.
One of these was to put in 50 hours a week and call it quit. doesn't pay to be over tired in our line of...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-08-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,310
Posted By Framer53
so all my 25 year old levels are junk???

so all my 25 year old levels are junk???
Forum: Specialty Coatings 04-07-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,784
Posted By Framer53
https://www.musclegloss.com/

https://www.musclegloss.com/
Forum: Framing 04-06-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,606
Posted By Framer53
You California guys have to go through so much...

You California guys have to go through so much just to build a house.
No nailing inspections here.
Most of the country does not have the codes you have to work with.
Forum: Framing 04-06-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,606
Posted By Framer53
We found it much faster to sheathe everything on...

We found it much faster to sheathe everything on the ground if at all possible. less time consuming.
As far as the rest of your crews that are specialized, we just sent the laborers back to nail...
Forum: Flooring 04-03-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,480
Posted By Framer53
https://www.american-biltrite.com/flooring_us/prod...

https://www.american-biltrite.com/flooring_us/products/solid-vinyl-tile/electrotile/
Forum: Flooring 04-03-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,480
Posted By Framer53
http://johnsonite.com/Flooring-Products/VCT-VET-SV...

http://johnsonite.com/Flooring-Products/VCT-VET-SVT/Cortina-Grande-SVT/Cortina-Grande-Product-Details
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-03-2018, 06:46 AM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 2,023,185
Posted By Framer53
I ran a crew where I ended up being cut man and...

I ran a crew where I ended up being cut man and layout. A person with a skill saw is able to do both if they set their mind to it.

A person framing to day is not a finish carpenter and as such...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-02-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 2,023,185
Posted By Framer53
I framed for over 20 years and have yet to see a...

I framed for over 20 years and have yet to see a table saw on site.
Forum: Tiling 04-01-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,646
Posted By Framer53
This is what I use ...

This is what I use

https://www.homedepot.com/p/Rubi-Easy-Diamond-Drill-Bit-Kit-4-Piece-4919/202042580
Forum: Roofing 03-25-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,808
Posted By Framer53
I personally do not like 7/16 on roofs, but it...

I personally do not like 7/16 on roofs, but it does meet the code.
Second, I framed for years in Syracuse NY that is known as one of the heaviest show areas in the country and have yet to see a...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-24-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,500
Posted By Framer53
Where I framed, all basements are backfilled. Of...

Where I framed, all basements are backfilled. Of course all walls are braced. Only time I ever saw an issue was on a poured wall that was not braced.
Forum: General Discussion 03-23-2018, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,164
Posted By Framer53
http://www.jondon.com/chemicals/abatement-restorat...

http://www.jondon.com/chemicals/abatement-restoration-remediation/mold-stain-removers.htm
Forum: Carpentry 03-21-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,819
Posted By Framer53
It is an acceptable practice and have done it...

It is an acceptable practice and have done it many times.
Forum: Framing 02-08-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 11,861
Posted By Framer53
I have tried to stay out of this conversation,...

I have tried to stay out of this conversation, but here goes.

I worked for over 20 years on a framing crew, in fact for 15 of those years i was a foreman.

Young guys were allowed to walk on...
Forum: Business 02-03-2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,911
Posted By Framer53
I am still waiting on some due 5 years ago. ...

I am still waiting on some due 5 years ago.
Just claim what you put in the bank and be happy. Second have a CPA do your taxes and the IRS will be happy. They trust them to do it right.
Forum: General Discussion 01-18-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,983
Posted By Framer53
Suck it up and work later is what I would have...

Suck it up and work later is what I would have done.
Forum: Business 12-17-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,436
Posted By Framer53
You had a contract, he failed to exercise his...

You had a contract, he failed to exercise his right to cancel in three days, which because it was a commercial job, that was generous of you to give him.
Then he changes his mind for whatever the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,287
Posted By Framer53
You should be OK. Remember the cement heats up...

You should be OK.
Remember the cement heats up as it dries.
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