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Forum: Vehicles 02-21-2011, 11:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,827
Posted By cooks
Check the cables that go down to the starter. I...

Check the cables that go down to the starter. I had this happen multiple times until i could trace it back to the starter. The cable was either loose or dirty. Cant tell which one as i pulled loose...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-21-2011, 10:33 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 86,150
Posted By cooks
4351543515Didnt load right. Hang on

4351543515Didnt load right. Hang on
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-20-2011, 12:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,030
Posted By cooks
Thanks for the info. I will check into both...

Thanks for the info. I will check into both brands, i can see where i will probably not need to use it very often, but then i have a large job coming up. Maybe just buy the cheap and have extra...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-18-2011, 10:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,030
Posted By cooks
Thanks for the info. I was hoping that it would...

Thanks for the info. I was hoping that it would work for this application. I guess i will have to go look for some new tools now. Funny how that works out.:thumbup:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-18-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,030
Posted By cooks
Toe Kick Saws

For those of you that have used them, can they be used to cut subflooring that originally ran underneath the cabinets. Or are they just for the toekicks only. Thanks in advance.

Also if so, what...
Forum: Remodeling 02-11-2011, 10:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,346
Posted By cooks
Basement Finish

Just wanted to share a couple of pictures of a basement finish i just completed. This is just the main room. 43013

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Forum: HVAC 06-19-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,300
Posted By cooks
i am not going to be the one to tell him the size...

i am not going to be the one to tell him the size of the unit. I was just looking for info as far as relative size of unit.
Forum: HVAC 06-19-2010, 07:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,300
Posted By cooks
Mini split system

I have a question for you ac/heat guys. I have a four season room job coming up and the customer has now added as a change order that he wants ac and heat for this room which is seperate from the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-16-2010, 10:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,582
Posted By cooks
knife storage

I keep mine in the stanley fat max tool boxes. I can fit two pans, all sizes of knives, two boxes of tape, two rolls of mesh, and various fasteners in the bottom. And in the tray i like to keep...
Forum: Vehicles 04-22-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,174
Posted By cooks
I have but most of the vehicle picture threads...

I have but most of the vehicle picture threads are of the exterior of them. And most of the interior pics are of trailers.
Forum: Vehicles 04-22-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,174
Posted By cooks
I know this has been beat to death.

I am buying my first van tomorrow. I am looking for pictures of how people set up the inside of them, as far as tool layout and storage. It already has small shelving on both sides plus a large pack...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-22-2010, 12:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,440
Posted By cooks
Looks like the grex will be the one. I can pick...

Looks like the grex will be the one. I can pick it up locally. Never seen the others mentioned in any of the stores i frequent. I like to be able to handle them to get a feel for what im buying.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-21-2010, 08:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,440
Posted By cooks
Headless pinners

Looking into getting a headless pinner. My two top choices are the grex and the bostich. I would buy the grex just because of the good reviews. But at the current time i have all bostich trim guns....
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-16-2010, 11:18 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 122,823
Posted By cooks
Here is what i use for day to day screws, nails,...

Here is what i use for day to day screws, nails, anchors, wire nuts, ect. You can fit 4 or 5 in a five gallon bucket. I use one bucket for each type, all screws in one, all nails in one, ect. And...
Forum: Drywall 02-21-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,848
Posted By cooks
Mud Pro 2

How many of you guys like the mud pro 2. I have done a couple of jobs with a fellow contractor that has one and I am impressed with the results and time saved on labor. I know that the tape is more...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 02-13-2010, 12:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,833
Posted By cooks
Its called hydro excavation. Check out the link...

Its called hydro excavation. Check out the link for description and pics. I have seen this company do many of these as i was driving by.http://www.midamericadrain.com/hydro-excavation/

Same...
Forum: Vehicles 02-12-2010, 10:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,387
Posted By cooks
Has anyone used this ladder rack?

I am looking to add a ladder rack to my cap to carry a ladder around for estimates and whatnot. Not needing it for materials or anything. Has anyone used these bolt on ones. And if so will they work...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2010, 12:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,860
Posted By cooks
Thanks for the answers and suggestions. I never...

Thanks for the answers and suggestions. I never thought about the whole joining idea of heating and cooling. That could get expensive real fast. Thanks again.
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2010, 12:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,860
Posted By cooks
Pros and Cons of insulating interior walls

I am looking into the use of insulation in interior walls as a noise reducer and thermal value. Is there any major pros or cons of using this practice. Is it worth the extra $ vs savings in the...
Forum: Flooring 12-04-2009, 02:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 12,674
Posted By cooks
Quick Tip: Before you put any grout on the floor,...

Quick Tip: Before you put any grout on the floor, use a damp sponge across tiles immediately before grouting. It will keep grout from setting up to quickly on top of the tiles. Worked well on our...
Forum: Plumbing 10-19-2009, 10:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,752
Posted By cooks
Thanks again. Very good reading. Will save in...

Thanks again. Very good reading. Will save in favorites for future uses.:thumbup:
Forum: Plumbing 10-19-2009, 10:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,752
Posted By cooks
thank you. i appreciate the advice.

thank you. i appreciate the advice.
Forum: Plumbing 10-19-2009, 09:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,752
Posted By cooks
thanks again and sorry about the comment. just...

thanks again and sorry about the comment. just wasnt what i wanted to here but you came through in the end
Forum: Plumbing 10-19-2009, 09:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,752
Posted By cooks
thanks for the replies. not trying to give you a...

thanks for the replies. not trying to give you a hard time just looking for a little info, thats why i come to this site.
Forum: Plumbing 10-19-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,752
Posted By cooks
No its in a basement that is not accessible to...

No its in a basement that is not accessible to the handicapped.
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