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Forum: Roofing 12-11-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,196
Posted By Ed the Roofer
That's cool. Due to 7 knee replacement and...

That's cool. Due to 7 knee replacement and infection removal surgeries, if I didn't mention it in the original post, I hung up my roofing and siding contracting business and tool my 40 years of...
Forum: Roofing 10-22-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,196
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Yup. I remember the names popping up, but it...

Yup. I remember the names popping up, but it sure was a heck of a lot of time ago.

Somehow, they forgot to remove me as a Moderator with my absence. The real reason I had to leave was I was...
Forum: Roofing 10-21-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,196
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Are Any Of My Old Friends From CT Still Around?

I finally had to at least temporarily give up my Contracting Company after over 3 decades due to 7 full knee replacement operations, including the original 2, called a Bilateral Replacement and then...
Forum: Roofing 04-07-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,734
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Well, let's be honest here. What we all...

Well, let's be honest here.

What we all really want to do is maximize the payable scope of legitimate work to be done and increase the final payout to ourselves.

The more that you can get...
Forum: Roofing 04-07-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,734
Posted By Ed the Roofer
The mass, density and velocity of the hail would...

The mass, density and velocity of the hail would have had to of been extremely substantial to damage masonry brick.

What other concurrent damage is observed on the rest of the property?
...
Forum: Roofing 03-06-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,417
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Red, If you check out the IDFPR Website and...

Red,

If you check out the IDFPR Website and find the monthly reports fir disciplinary actions, you will find that some wanna-be roofers pretending to be legitimate contractors actually do get in...
Forum: Roofing 12-31-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,040
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Free OSHA Safety Training Classes And Schedule

NRCA offers free fall-protection courses

NRCA has received a grant from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to provide free Roofing Industry Fall Protection from A to Z...
Forum: Business 11-03-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,857
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Hi Jay. I never really went out of business...

Hi Jay.

I never really went out of business officially, but had way too many other things going on to try to effectively do anything.

But, finally this past summer things started to pick up and...
Forum: Roofing 07-10-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,278
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Yes, it does seem like a lot of things have...

Yes, it does seem like a lot of things have changed, but i guess i still see nearly theexact same topics being discussed with passion and enthusiasm.

It's nice to be welcomed back by some familiar...
Forum: Roofing 07-10-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,278
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Hi Leo. Lol. No legend here. Just a guy...

Hi Leo.

Lol. No legend here. Just a guy that tried too hard to keep his family together through every imaginable adversity.

That didn't work, but it's my Wife's loss.

She left finally 2...
Forum: Roofing 07-10-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,278
Posted By Ed the Roofer
I see lots of new names. Anybody here remember me?

Well, it's been about a 5 year hiatus from posting due to circumstances that i never could have seen coming.

But, i am getting things started again, slowly but surely.

So, i just dropped in to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-03-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,096
Posted By Ed the Roofer
About 1-2 times per week at the local library...

About 1-2 times per week at the local library only and most of that time is spent with my son keeping him focused on proper studying habits.

This site is too large for my cell phone internet to...
Forum: Roofing 08-04-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 17,915
Posted By Ed the Roofer
If you have not had any complaints at all, then...

If you have not had any complaints at all, then you probably have not been in business very long.

It is how you respond to a complaint that matters.

If I checked out the correct information on...
Forum: Framing 07-19-2011, 12:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,481
Posted By Ed the Roofer
I like the way it looks too. ...

I like the way it looks too.

http://www.chhanson.com/pivotsquare.html

Ed
Forum: Roofing 06-30-2011, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,162
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Well, at least it's good to know they are Very...

Well, at least it's good to know they are Very Highly Rated by the BBB, Better Business Bureau.

Ed



Godfather Construction
(877) 751-1177
4909 Harbor Ct, Flower Mound, TX 75022-5487
Forum: General Discussion 06-30-2011, 06:05 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,953
Posted By Ed the Roofer
If he wasn't before, he soon will be. ...

If he wasn't before, he soon will be.

Welcome. Your fruit basket awaits you at the door to the Mod Lounge. Newbies have to buy the next round though.

Ed
Forum: Business 06-25-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,464
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Free Customer Tracking Software Dashboard And More

Well, I checked out one of the Google Ads and decided to try this free software to see results of bids and jobs and invoices.

It seems cool and is free in this Beta version.
...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-13-2011, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Country Boy, try a new thread. This one is...

Country Boy, try a new thread.

This one is getting locked.

Keep your personal beefs between each other please.

Ed
Forum: Roofing 05-31-2011, 06:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,867
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Your roofing contractor and yourself should...

Your roofing contractor and yourself should consider adding a contingency clause for potential price increases in volatile marketing conditions.

The NAHB has an adequate version of a "Price...
Forum: Roofing 05-09-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,062
Posted By Ed the Roofer
If a contractor learns just one useful tip from...

If a contractor learns just one useful tip from him, it would be well worth the small fee, IMO.

Ed
Forum: Drafting & CAD Forum 04-23-2011, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,343
Posted By Ed the Roofer
RoofScape from Applicad. It's Free and is pretty...

RoofScape from Applicad. It's Free and is pretty decent per others reviews.

Ed
Forum: Roofing 03-16-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,030
Posted By Ed the Roofer
Thanks for posting on ContractorTalk.com....

Thanks for posting on ContractorTalk.com. Straight pricing questions are frowned upon here, as are 'Going Rate' questions.

If you are a contractor seeking advice regarding your pricing...
Forum: Business 03-15-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 15,215
Posted By Ed the Roofer
A Good Article for Customers to Read. ...

A Good Article for Customers to Read.


:thumbsup: I just thought I would share this article with...
Forum: Roofing 02-26-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 19,648
Posted By Ed the Roofer
The ventilation manufacturers and most widely...

The ventilation manufacturers and most widely accepted ventilation studies and theories show that the gable vent air flowage would interfere, also know as Short-Circuit the current soffit to ridge ...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-22-2011, 06:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 14,517
Posted By Ed the Roofer
My best advice for anyone concerned with a...

My best advice for anyone concerned with a customer ever disputing a charge, would be to ONLY use a separate bank account that is tied into the merchant account.

Set up that exclusive account and...
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