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Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,434
Posted By oldgoat
From a owners view I can see where they would...

From a owners view I can see where they would want to be paid for their time, but from a consumers view I would hate to be wanting to see about getting a job done and getting charged for somebody to...
Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2009, 12:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,420
Posted By oldgoat
Given what you think of the potential of the kid...

Given what you think of the potential of the kid I would first sit down with him and talk about taking care of the company equipment. I think that being too quick to fire someone will only tell the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 03:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,265
Posted By oldgoat
Actually even the story about the coffee lawsuit...

Actually even the story about the coffee lawsuit is full of holes. They practically were begging to be sued when they turned down paying for the medical bills after all the incidents before with...
Forum: Plumbing 12-01-2009, 03:46 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,518
Posted By oldgoat
[COLOR=black][FONT=Verdana]If the pipes were...

[COLOR=black][FONT=Verdana]If the pipes were damaged be freezing and you decide to repipe them, DO NOT USE CPVC AS THE GUY ABOVE SAID. CPVC does not do well in the cold. If freezing is the issue your...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-13-2007, 04:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,514
Posted By oldgoat
I've been more scared when I was cutting wood...

I've been more scared when I was cutting wood using a buzz saw driven by a old JD A. Only being a little ways away from that blade wasn't very comfortable and it didn't help that my Dad and Father...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-12-2007, 04:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,514
Posted By oldgoat
New safety table saw

Saw this for a new type of table saw that is suppose to be the safest on the market. Thought it might be interesting.
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-27-2007, 02:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,415
Posted By oldgoat
I wouldn't doubt it. For me I hope that when and...

I wouldn't doubt it. For me I hope that when and if it gets to where I'm just a job for someone to take care of that I have the option of opting out. There has to be a point where the quality of...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-26-2007, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,415
Posted By oldgoat
Maybe I'm missing something, but just maybe the...

Maybe I'm missing something, but just maybe the woman just has had enough and is just saying she'd rather just put a end to the whole deal. Maybe she doesn't want to go to a nursing home for who...
Forum: General Discussion 08-26-2007, 05:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,258
Posted By oldgoat
I have a home inventory program that I got from...

I have a home inventory program that I got from the insurance institute that I like pretty well. Lets you put the picture of the item or receipt with the item along with all the information related...
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2007, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,383
Posted By oldgoat
Well there is a difference between the two. I...

Well there is a difference between the two. I don't have much of a problem with foreigners coming here by the rules. If they can fill and job requirement that they can't fill normally then why not?...
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2007, 02:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,383
Posted By oldgoat
I'm not sure but I think most of the HS have...

I'm not sure but I think most of the HS have dropped the vo tech classes. Everybody wants, and to an extent, needs computer classes. However I kind of think that the mind set of being a blue collar...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-18-2007, 06:27 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 11,341
Posted By oldgoat
Planning on the wife and I taking a vacation up...

Planning on the wife and I taking a vacation up to the New England states about this time next month. Never have been there before, except for being stationed in New London for a couple of months,...
Forum: HVAC 08-17-2007, 12:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,490
Posted By oldgoat
They make through the wall and window type...

They make through the wall and window type heat/AC units also. Some just use heat strips and others use a heat pump with a heat strip backup.
Forum: HVAC 08-17-2007, 05:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,490
Posted By oldgoat
Will all of it have to be electric or can you get...

Will all of it have to be electric or can you get gas or propane for the heat?
Forum: General Discussion 08-15-2007, 04:52 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 16,957
Posted By oldgoat
Stopped at a HD with the boy to pick up some odds...

Stopped at a HD with the boy to pick up some odds and ends and when we left we got behind a pickup that had a load of sheetrock and OSB with the tailgate down and the back end sagging a lot. Came to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-14-2007, 03:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,298
Posted By oldgoat
My wife once put a check in the wrong account and...

My wife once put a check in the wrong account and overdrew our checking account. I went down to clear it up and figured I was in trouble when the trainee had to correct the person that was suppose...
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2007, 01:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,270
Posted By oldgoat
When it comes to the cars or the house repairs my...

When it comes to the cars or the house repairs my wife has no interest in that part of it. Even when buying the family car she only says what features she is interested in and when I find something...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 08-09-2007, 01:40 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,759
Posted By oldgoat
Actually I think that it would have been better...

Actually I think that it would have been better to make the trip back at 5:00. I think he has the right to look everything over and make sure that it is completed in his view also. Like was said...
Forum: Concrete & Paving 08-07-2007, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,271
Posted By oldgoat
Was it by any chance this company? ...

Was it by any chance this company?
http://www.cargillsafelane.com/why_safelane/faqs.shtm
Forum: Concrete & Paving 08-02-2007, 05:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,271
Posted By oldgoat
Epoxy for roads?

Saw this article in the paper where they are using a expoxy to resurface a road. Says it dries in about 3hrs. Has anybody seen it used in their area? I would be wondering about the traction on it...
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2007, 05:19 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 16,957
Posted By oldgoat
Actually several years ago my Mom got some 3/4...

Actually several years ago my Mom got some 3/4 pipe and they tied it underneath her 66 Fury. Made it home just fine. Never would have thought of doing that.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-27-2007, 03:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,313
Posted By oldgoat
I don't agree with the automatic tip either, but...

I don't agree with the automatic tip either, but can see it being added for large groups. However I don't see 6 as a large group. I agree that if it is a large group you should try to call ahead...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-23-2007, 04:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,246
Posted By oldgoat
From someone that should have it done but...

From someone that should have it done but probably won't I would still say for others to get it done. For me my excuse is weak, but I just don't like going to a doctor and in some respects don't...
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2007, 05:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,562
Posted By oldgoat
I have some rental properties in my neighborhood...

I have some rental properties in my neighborhood and it seems like every time someone leaves (usually at night) they have to go in a completely redo it. At a min they replace carpet and...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-14-2007, 04:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,641
Posted By oldgoat
Sorry to hear about your Mom having the accident,...

Sorry to hear about your Mom having the accident, and glad that she doesn't have serious injuries. I used to have a cycle, but finally gave it up because I got tired of dodging other cars. Figured...
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