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Forum: Roofing 08-06-2012, 09:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,821
Posted By tyler durden
Please explain further, this sounds like a new...

Please explain further, this sounds like a new technique.

O.k so I guess nails and disks look like a good solution.

How about a peel and stick GAF product, its only for the crickets, about 1...
Forum: Roofing 08-06-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,821
Posted By tyler durden
I don't do anything with roofing, that is why the...

I don't do anything with roofing, that is why the question?
Forum: Roofing 08-06-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,821
Posted By tyler durden
Torch down Cap Sheet?

Sorry for this dumb question but I need to know.

What is correct way to install the cap sheet on a torch down roof system in so cal? nail, staple, tar?

Would it be the same process if doing...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-04-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 16,879
Posted By tyler durden
USPS every door.

Has anyone tried this service from the post office?

You give them your flyers and they drop it off on the routes you choose.

No more messing with addresses!

I signed up and the rates seem...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-04-2012, 01:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,606
Posted By tyler durden
I just installed one and could not be more happy!...

I just installed one and could not be more happy! Only downside is noise but that could be improved by location.

My main reason to make the change was size. Its up one the wall now and out of the...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 08-04-2012, 01:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,380
Posted By tyler durden
These guys are the guys my arch uses and he...

These guys are the guys my arch uses and he builds some crazy stuff and he is a cheap guy so assume they are cheap. I had to go to their office once to have them fix something and they took care of...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-04-2012, 12:54 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 18,849
Posted By tyler durden
Target? is that really needed? Thats a deal...

Target? is that really needed? Thats a deal breaker for me if I have to set up a target.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-04-2012, 12:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 18,849
Posted By tyler durden
I looked online and it looks like its bosch or...

I looked online and it looks like its bosch or dewalt.
Im totally going to have to pick one up! I think showing up to an estimate with a laser has to win you some points!

Now should I get a pair...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-04-2012, 12:26 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 18,849
Posted By tyler durden
Laser Tape Measure?

Hey guys,
I have laser levels and swear by them but I have no expeirence with their cousins the laser tape.

Can you tell me what brand is good and accurate?
Any problems with these tools?
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-04-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 13,110
Posted By tyler durden
I think its a great inovation, I hope this takes...

I think its a great inovation, I hope this takes off!

The new stuff with granite like textures is great.

Now they just need to make matching edgebanding for backsplashes and such so you dont...
Forum: Construction 08-04-2012, 12:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,247
Posted By tyler durden
A fully stocked truck with eveything you need. ...

A fully stocked truck with eveything you need.

Trips to the supply yards eat up time and break the flow.
Forum: Construction 08-03-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,335
Posted By tyler durden
Subs have it easy! Most I work with can just look...

Subs have it easy! Most I work with can just look at it and know.

Being a general we get so much crazy stuff thrown at us.
Sometimes you go look at a good job and then they throw you a curve with...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-03-2012, 10:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,194
Posted By tyler durden
Some of these are so complicated, Look for...

Some of these are so complicated,
Look for simple and clean.
I always like the ones with the architect stuff in the background.
It just looks cool and says you can build stuff from plans!:thumbup:
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-03-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,457
Posted By tyler durden
When you talk to them on the phone you ask about...

When you talk to them on the phone you ask about the project.
If you understand the scope pretty well just tell them that sounds like its going to about 12K. If you would like I can come out and...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-03-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,050
Posted By tyler durden
We bought local once because we needed them quick...

We bought local once because we needed them quick for a trade show.
Double the costs, $400.00 more.
Half the quality and only half the order was ready at the last minute.

I know people want to...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 08-03-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,325
Posted By tyler durden
When thinking of a logo always think of how it...

When thinking of a logo always think of how it will look on different mediums, like cut vinyl, shirts, and consider greyscale.

What I mean is the way in which you desin your logo can save or cost...
Forum: Construction 08-03-2012, 09:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,335
Posted By tyler durden
Room addition, Kitchen remodel, How much?

Hey guys!
Just wondering how much time it takes you to get a bid to the HO after first meeting?

A few days or a week? Im busy with other things so is hard to just sit and work on estimates. All...
Forum: Framing 08-03-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,316
Posted By tyler durden
That's pretty nice, Put me down for one!

That's pretty nice, Put me down for one!
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,315
Posted By tyler durden
Holy crap batman! That can't possibly cut the...

Holy crap batman!
That can't possibly cut the edge pieces too!
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 08-03-2012, 01:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,813
Posted By tyler durden
Before and After, jacked up bonus room!

Hey guys,
This was a room that was added some years ago and had a cracked and sunken slab in that dropped 3"+ into the back corner.

The homeower had just bought the place and was surprised when...
Forum: Carpentry 08-02-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 14,974
Posted By tyler durden
I hear all you guys! That all makes sense...

I hear all you guys!
That all makes sense because of the retro situation its a pain.

They pretty much bought this house for that corner view of the ocean.

I was thinking 4' cant on one leg...
Forum: Carpentry 08-02-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 14,974
Posted By tyler durden
Here is a pic, the fireplace is going away. Its...

Here is a pic, the fireplace is going away. Its just a single story, they want the corner to be free of posts and add 2 more windows to join the new corner unit.
Forum: Carpentry 08-02-2012, 04:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,641
Posted By tyler durden
Totally did this, and it is in a bathroom! ...

Totally did this, and it is in a bathroom!

Primed the new drywall with coverstain oilbase.
used engineered 5" bamboo.
liquid nails waves across the back.
1" pin nails 45deg into tongue to hold...
Forum: Carpentry 08-02-2012, 04:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 14,974
Posted By tyler durden
Lightbulb Corner window framing- No post, cantilever.

Hi Guys,
I got a question,
I have a guy that wants to put in a corner window in on a remodel, Clear view, no corner post.

Any advice on how wide we can go on within reason. Typical without...
Forum: Architecture & Design 02-11-2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,309
Posted By tyler durden
I would google "landscape design software",maybe...

I would google "landscape design software",maybe check amazon for reviews
Better homes and gardens produces some decent software for the price.
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