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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-18-2011, 12:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,088
Posted By rosethornva
My absence explained...

I love this site and have had a blast hanging out here. I've not posted much in the last three weeks, and there's a reason. (I've been trying to post a lot in weeks past, because I was shooting for...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-24-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,130
Posted By opiethetileman
yeah I have a neighboor I cant STAND OLE...

yeah I have a neighboor I cant STAND OLE :furious::party::furious:.... She turned me into the city for not cutting my grass on time. So the city comes out gives me a ticket. the statue states that...
Forum: Masonry 03-11-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,001
Posted By katoman
Some years ago now, we were framing on a...

Some years ago now, we were framing on a subdivision, and the inspector would show up fairly regularily. He didn't have the best people skills, but for us was no problem. He could see our hard hats,...
Forum: Electrical 08-27-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 28,811
Posted By SelfContract
Talking Are well having fun yet gentlement???.. This is...

Are well having fun yet gentlement???.. This is supposed a joke thread setup (by some anonymous member) for teasing all OTHER serious members only...

Ah,... 99 bottles on da wall.. *keep...
Forum: Plumbing 08-26-2009, 08:22 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 12,805
Posted By ChrWright
You showed them a lot of respect and got crapped...

You showed them a lot of respect and got crapped on in the process.

From their responses one can only gather their forum is mostly for mutual mental masturbation, and you interrupted their circle...
Forum: General Discussion 08-11-2009, 11:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 30,881
Posted By custrel
This is an interesting thread. So you...

This is an interesting thread.

So you don't charge a mark up on the paint?

If you do charge a mark up on the materials, doesn't that mean the customer bought them?

I give my residential...
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2009, 05:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,352
Posted By theworx
Couple of pics of my arches. First is of the...

Couple of pics of my arches. First is of the right one. Second is of the left one.
Forum: Construction 08-08-2009, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,369
Posted By AmeliaP
1. What is your sex? .....undetermined 2. What...

1. What is your sex? .....undetermined
2. What is you are? .......Homo Erectus
3. What is your job title?.......Chick in Charge
4. Hour spend on the job?.....I never leave
5. What vehicle...
Forum: General Discussion 08-06-2009, 10:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,381
Posted By freemason21
it means there's no dings, scratches etc and its...

it means there's no dings, scratches etc and its smooth and is have no imperfections.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-04-2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,173
Posted By J F
"Was Modernstyle abducted by aliens?" ...

"Was Modernstyle abducted by aliens?"

Abducted?! More like "raised by" :laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 24,723
Posted By rbsremodeling
Lets leave MZ out of the equation the problem for...

Lets leave MZ out of the equation the problem for me is the treatment of the new guys trying to learn or contractors asking for help.

When anyone reaches out for help and asks a question they get...
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2009, 03:21 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 24,723
Posted By rbsremodeling
Not incorrectly Adequately enough to...

Not incorrectly

Adequately enough to satisfy, code, the homeowner and myself.

At the end of the day I would have liked to repaired it differently or pulled it out and started over but their...
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2009, 11:45 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 24,723
Posted By ModernStyle
You wont get a reply from MZ for awhile because...

You wont get a reply from MZ for awhile because he is out working on this pond. The guy is trying to solve a problem for his customer, it happens alot. The customer wants to use what he has, this...
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2009, 11:22 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 24,723
Posted By jtpro
Manny, You said you built a small Koi at...

Manny,

You said you built a small Koi at your house. Do you have progressive pics? I’m planning on a small pond my girlfriend wants whether it is Koi or not remains to be seen.

I most likely...
Forum: General Discussion 08-01-2009, 10:56 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 24,723
Posted By Scribbles
Everyone needs to start somewhere. I have...

Everyone needs to start somewhere.

I have clients that have asked me to do work for them I have never done before. My general response is I will do it for no labor just the cost of materials. ...
Forum: General Discussion 07-28-2009, 09:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,556
Posted By loneframer
All aboard!

All aboard!
Forum: General Discussion 07-24-2009, 05:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,005
Posted By shanekw1
Take away the 50 cents (fiddy cent:rolleyes:) and...

Take away the 50 cents (fiddy cent:rolleyes:) and Grand Theft Autos and the 8 million and one channels and teach your kids to do something. Anything.
Forum: General Discussion 07-21-2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,474
Posted By Joasis
Do you have a real job? I am thinking you are...

Do you have a real job? I am thinking you are spending too much time at garage sales or auctions.
Forum: Carpentry 07-17-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,959
Posted By PA woodbutcher
I think most of us will agree.....If your going...

I think most of us will agree.....If your going to be a regular on here there will be none of this taking the weekend off bull****:laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2009, 10:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,420
Posted By BobsLandscaping
First rule when operating a chainsaw: Keep your...

First rule when operating a chainsaw: Keep your crotch out of the kickback zone.

Maybe carpenters ought to take a few safety tips from landscapers.
Forum: General Discussion 07-08-2009, 06:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,259
Posted By ampman
when you move out please don't turn on the water...

when you move out please don't turn on the water and spray paint the walls
Forum: Business 07-07-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,881
Posted By Leo G
Ask them for a work advance. You know. They...

Ask them for a work advance. You know. They work for 2 weeks without pay and you give it to them as an advance when they ask for it in the future. See how that goes.
Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2009, 10:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,698
Posted By OGStilts
Hmmm, ok I'll play... I asked my carpenter...

Hmmm, ok I'll play...

I asked my carpenter today when he started bringing his wife to work because his helper was only unloading my truck 2-2x4's at a time.

I was told back that he couldn't...
Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,742
Posted By ModernStyle
I could do way better then that. I would have...

I could do way better then that.
I would have said the Bobby Powers made me dress like a young asian boy and spanked me with a flip flop.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 07-06-2009, 06:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,654
Posted By Warren
While at Lowes, since you will probably do the...

While at Lowes, since you will probably do the deck anyway, ask them what kind of hammer you need for liquid nails. I would nail the decking with this prior to painting.
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