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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 01-22-2017, 07:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,378
Posted By PRP
Yes. I prefer Draw tite but recommended Gardz...

Yes. I prefer Draw tite but recommended Gardz because of its usually more readily available.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 01-21-2017, 07:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,378
Posted By PRP
Clean the paste residue off the walls. Then use...

Clean the paste residue off the walls. Then use Gardz or oil primer to seal the walls.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 01-21-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,378
Posted By PRP
x2 What kind of windows? If they are...

x2

What kind of windows? If they are prefinished or vinyl the masking will take less than an hour for all 23 windows. You'll need a 3m m3000 hand masker, 1.5" blue and probably 2' and 4' masking...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-24-2016, 11:15 PM
Replies: 370
Views: 13,759
Posted By PRP
The place to start is getting the abuse of the...

The place to start is getting the abuse of the legal prescription opiates under control. Certainly if we can't control the dispersal and use of them then legalizing heroin would have little affect on...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 12-24-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,792
Posted By PRP
Give it more time. Full cure time for oil is...

Give it more time. Full cure time for oil is around 3 weeks and acrylics take 4 weeks. You mention daytime temps, is this place getting cold at night?
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2016, 09:24 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,071
Posted By PRP
Mud/dust free boxes is a mighty fine detail that...

Mud/dust free boxes is a mighty fine detail that I have not come across in 20 years. We are always the ones cleaning them and the cans before primer. I bet you dust the walls too!
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-17-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,876
Posted By PRP
I used bungees for years and then there was an...

I used bungees for years and then there was an accident in our area, a head on collision. The contractor hadn't strapped his ladders well and it shot through the windshield of the other truck and...
Forum: General Discussion 12-16-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,667
Posted By PRP
Anybody tried the Trimaco EZ floor guard? Looks...

Anybody tried the Trimaco EZ floor guard? Looks good but I'm skeptical of how well it'll work with wet boots.
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 12-06-2016, 09:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,599
Posted By PRP
Good to know. I've never tried to use it in one...

Good to know. I've never tried to use it in one of the midis. Does it need a different adapter?
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 12-06-2016, 09:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,599
Posted By PRP
They have a 36mm hose and a 50mm. They only fit...

They have a 36mm hose and a 50mm. They only fit in the CT26 or larger. We use the 36mm all the time for general clean up.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-24-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,671
Posted By PRP
15.

15.
Forum: General Discussion 11-06-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,034
Posted By PRP
Sodium hydroxide is lye and is great for...

Sodium hydroxide is lye and is great for stripping decks and boasting the cleaning power of house wash solutions but I've never heard of it being used by itself to clean roofs. Have you tried it? ...
Forum: General Discussion 11-06-2016, 06:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,034
Posted By PRP
Although he was able to clean the debris off he...

Although he was able to clean the debris off he took quite a chance with the pressure washer even at low pressure. The apply and hose rinse method he used was much safer.
Forum: General Discussion 11-06-2016, 06:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,034
Posted By PRP
Downstream with a 10:1 proportioner a 1:1 mixture...

Downstream with a 10:1 proportioner a 1:1 mixture of 12.5% bleach and water with surfactants and sodium metasilicate. If you don't want to mix your own then Ben Moore 318 cleaner is a good one but...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-05-2016, 05:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,283
Posted By PRP
If it looks good as is then he has a maintenance...

If it looks good as is then he has a maintenance free door. I stay away from oil based on exterior plastics. Their lack of flexibility can lead to problems if the substrate experiences...
Forum: Pressure Washing 10-29-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,622
Posted By PRP
$1000 for a Hepatitis vacuum...sounds like a steal

$1000 for a Hepatitis vacuum...sounds like a steal
Forum: Technology 10-26-2016, 04:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,034
Posted By PRP
Always good to clean it out. The main cause of a...

Always good to clean it out. The main cause of a short is when it can arch from dust and cobwebs. After unplugging and before clean press the power button. In trying to turn on it let most or all...
Forum: Vehicles 10-23-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,701
Posted By PRP
http://www.readingbody.com ...

http://www.readingbody.com

http://www.readingbody.com/find-a-distributor/

They have a great reputation and are made in the USA.
Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2016, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 895
Posted By PRP
Wunderground has been good to me.

Wunderground has been good to me.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-18-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,654
Posted By PRP
Town I grew up in had a Blue Ball rd. Funny thing...

Town I grew up in had a Blue Ball rd. Funny thing is that there was a spot there were kids would go to park. Always wondered which was first, the name or the place to park.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-18-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 886
Posted By PRP
We reprime if the current primer has been exposed...

We reprime if the current primer has been exposed to weather for more than 90 days.
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-03-2016, 02:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By PRP
Welcome neighbor! We operate out of the south...

Welcome neighbor! We operate out of the south part of the county, though most of our work is in northern MD.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-01-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,264
Posted By PRP
For fine finish work... Day 1- 1 hr. prep and...

For fine finish work...
Day 1- 1 hr. prep and prime. 1-1.5 hrs. 1st topcoat and clean up.
Day 2- 1-1.5 hrs. finish sand, final topcoat and clean up
If you were subbing to us it would be a 1 day...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-22-2016, 04:06 AM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,840,420
Posted By PRP
How about the dirty look you'll get when you...

How about the dirty look you'll get when you don't leave a tip in their jar. Sure you don't want that too?
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 09-21-2016, 06:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,488
Posted By PRP
If you go with tsp make sure you rinse it after,...

If you go with tsp make sure you rinse it after, it will leave a residue. Dirtex is a great no rinse cleaner.
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