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Forum: Business 01-03-2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,000
Posted By 480sparky
Not worth my time to interpret babble.

Not worth my time to interpret babble.
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,170
Posted By jhark123
I think he was saying that if that was legal he...

I think he was saying that if that was legal he would be more apt to support unions.

But, the bigger question is, why is that illegal? Two free entities should be able to do as they choose in...
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2012, 12:10 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,170
Posted By jhark123
^ The demand for your skill and your skill level...

^ The demand for your skill and your skill level should determine your wage, not the Government.
Forum: General Discussion 04-28-2012, 02:22 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,170
Posted By jhark123
The thing is, you are not entitled to ANYTHING by...

The thing is, you are not entitled to ANYTHING by way of extortion.

You really don't understand the difference between the government forcing me to hire/not fire you and individual licenses? Do...
Forum: Business 01-20-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,119
Posted By jb4211
Google "Contractors Right To Cure Law" or...

Google "Contractors Right To Cure Law" or "Contractors Right To Correct Law"

Every municipality has their own laws which govern the legalities to handling disputes.
Forum: General Discussion 07-25-2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,251
Posted By woodchuck2
If i called the authorities every time i smelled...

If i called the authorities every time i smelled chemicals when going into a home i would be out of business. How many people on here who have appointments with customers have noticed they cleaned...
Forum: General Discussion 07-24-2011, 04:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,251
Posted By jmiller
I have an app for that. ...

I have an app for that.
http://msnbcmedia2.msn.com/j/MSNBC/Components/Photo/_new/101214_tch_PatriotApp.grid-4x2.jpg
Forum: General Discussion 07-24-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,969
Posted By thom
Why would a homeowner accept responsibility for...

Why would a homeowner accept responsibility for damage caused by a company working for the contractor hired to do the job? Of course if the contractor is incapable of actually managing the job, he...
Forum: HVAC 06-03-2011, 05:53 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 203,830
Posted By greengenius_A_C
For the same reason that McDonald's can charge...

For the same reason that McDonald's can charge $1.99 for a soft drink, but include free refills. It's an acknowledgement of the fact the price you are paying is not exactly proportional to the...
Forum: Health & Safety 06-02-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,188
Posted By s.kelly
Just a public service announcement here really....

Just a public service announcement here really. Unless you are OSHA exempt, like not an employee, you are required to be fit tested and have a physical to wear any respirator on the job. And as...
Forum: Business 05-23-2011, 08:14 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,915
Posted By bernie
I will add my 2 cents here ... did anyone think...

I will add my 2 cents here ... did anyone think for a minute this kid
could be a 'responsible kid' and may have taken it upon himself to clean up the yard of stuff that was left behind.

Kids...
Forum: Business 05-19-2011, 01:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,915
Posted By researchhound
Really? Can't imagine a HO agreeing to allowing a...

Really? Can't imagine a HO agreeing to allowing a contractor to put up a sign with that stipulation. What if someone else takes it? Is the HO still on the hook for it?
I always feel that the HO is...
Forum: Plumbing 05-02-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 78,924
Posted By Ckconst
Actually they are approved under the Chicago and...

Actually they are approved under the Chicago and the Illinois plumbing code. I emailed the manufacturer of the sharkbite( cash acme) and wondered if they are approved under the chicago plumbing...
Forum: Business 04-21-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,606
Posted By Mike's Plumbing
Pay Pal is unprofessional. You simply call a...

Pay Pal is unprofessional. You simply call a processing company and get an account. You can buy a slider for $30 and call it in when you need to make a deposit. It's in my bank account in less than...
Forum: General Discussion 04-19-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,522
Posted By john elliott
I didn't read it that way myself. I thought what...

I didn't read it that way myself. I thought what he is getting at is that as long as labor remains so expensive then the motive is there for people to develop ways of reducing the labor content in...
Forum: Business 03-22-2011, 12:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,460
Posted By 480sparky
Whatever you want to cobble together, take it to...

Whatever you want to cobble together, take it to a lawyer. It's worth a c-note or two to have it gone over with a pair of legal eagle-eyes.
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 20,138
Posted By griz
Contrary to popular belief they are not all...

Contrary to popular belief they are not all morons & they have a great deal of construction knowledge.

They use working contractors in the field in question to evaluate complaints & determine if...
Forum: Plumbing 01-17-2011, 11:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,187
Posted By Rob PA
new shut offs and braided supply to DW...most dw...

new shut offs and braided supply to DW...most dw can be replumbed by removing the bottom access panel without even pulling dw out
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 11,740
Posted By mikeswoods
Texas is Texas--

Texas is Texas--
Forum: Business 01-09-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 12,140
Posted By fast fred
The best solution to the problem is focusing on...

The best solution to the problem is focusing on yourself and what you do best. Worrying about what everyone else is doing and how they are undercutting you will not get you anywhere.

There are...
Forum: Business 11-30-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,952
Posted By jproffer
Ever hear the term Electrical...

Ever hear the term Electrical Contractor?...Plumbing Contractor?...HVAC Contractor?

You don't have to be nailing lumber together to be a contractor, and to think that the other trades "aren't...
Forum: Drywall 11-21-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,220
Posted By plazaman
Never heard of that, but i guess it cant hurt....

Never heard of that, but i guess it cant hurt. Job Site Protection and Personal protection is key.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-13-2010, 12:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,053
Posted By avguy
There's been talk by several State Senators about...

There's been talk by several State Senators about banning caffeinated alcoholic beverages here also.

It's a stupid product, but the government needs to back off this keeping us from ourselves kick.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-12-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,053
Posted By loneframer
So is Red Bull and Absolut:whistling

So is Red Bull and Absolut:whistling
Forum: Business 09-02-2010, 07:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,717
Posted By DPCII
Removing it or not, the owner is still the owner...

Removing it or not, the owner is still the owner - and that is whoever owns the property and/or improvements there-on.

I am confused if the OP is a sub or GC in this case, but anyway; in general...
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