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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-28-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 579
Posted By Easy Gibson
I don't know for sure that this video is from...

I don't know for sure that this video is from Ohio, but I saw it posted today so it might be.

https://www.reddit.com/r/WTF/comments/btubwc/apparently_there_wasnt_enough_hints_on_what_was/

It's...
Forum: Carpentry 05-20-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By rrk
I once rolled an 8 x 10 shed 500 feet down the...

I once rolled an 8 x 10 shed 500 feet down the street on 2" pvc pipes, rolled very easy with 2 people. ! guy just moved the pipes the whole way.
Forum: Carpentry 05-20-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By Bull Trout
3 wheel piano dollies on the corners should do it...

3 wheel piano dollies on the corners should do it

I've used those to roll prefabbed walls with no problem, I'm sure you will protect the deck with plywood, but just in case...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-13-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 499
Posted By CityDecks
Hahaha... I actually told the azek rep. He...

Hahaha... I actually told the azek rep. He couldn't believe it worked. Sent him video. It exploded on ig.

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Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-13-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 499
Posted By CityDecks
Who sayes you can't use plugs in scalloped...

Who sayes you can't use plugs in scalloped board's. I do all the time. We over 20/k per yr with timber tech scalloped. I use the Trex transcend spice rum for there mohagony brown whatever it's...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-09-2019, 11:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 499
Posted By Calidecks
What are you using for fasteners? Mike. ...

What are you using for fasteners?


Mike.
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Forum: Flooring 05-07-2019, 05:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 315
Posted By greg24k
Remove the second floor and re-frame the floor...

Remove the second floor and re-frame the floor sub-structure, glue down new 3/4" plywood and you only need to put screws every 6" O.C along the edges and 12" O.C over intermediate supports.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-26-2019, 12:20 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,315
Posted By Irishslave
I guarantee most of them have some kind of...

I guarantee most of them have some kind of financing anyway. I've been payed by credit card, Credit card check, Cash advance on Credit card, Home equity line of credit, etc etc.

It's not like...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-24-2019, 11:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,315
Posted By Inner10
To make more sales and sell bigger decks.

To make more sales and sell bigger decks.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-24-2019, 10:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,315
Posted By Mordekyle
Financing companies make it their problem. ...

Financing companies make it their problem.

HO canít afford your deck out of pocket, so you donít get the job.

Or....

HO canít afford out of pocket and asks if you offer financing. You say...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-23-2019, 07:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,315
Posted By Inner10
I don't think you understand. Sent from my...

I don't think you understand.

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Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-23-2019, 01:04 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,315
Posted By Calidecks
The question on whether or not you should offer...

The question on whether or not you should offer financing, is Absolutey area specific. I wouldn't think of needing to offer it in my area. But it's like everything else in this business. Know your...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-22-2019, 11:04 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,315
Posted By Irishslave
Home equity loan. done.

Home equity loan. done.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-22-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,315
Posted By Mordekyle
I want to see after pictures when the deck is...

I want to see after pictures when the deck is done. I would love to see a homeowner install composite deck.

Mitered corners and all


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Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-19-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By HammerSwing
This wasn't the only thing that has gone wrong,...

This wasn't the only thing that has gone wrong, and I may still not be in the red. Some things I've had absorb the cost, others have been past along to the homeowner. It's just the icing on the cake....
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-19-2019, 05:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By onmywayup
I've never used these boards, but I have been in...

I've never used these boards, but I have been in your situation many times over the years.

Since I've never seen these boards, this may be a silly question: can you turn the boards on their side...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-18-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By CityDecks
Just terrible. Never touched either. Wish I could...

Just terrible. Never touched either. Wish I could help you.

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Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-18-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By Bull Trout
Good life decking creating bad life for contractor

I had the same issue the one and only time we used those boards, same deal, fought most of the clips. 650 sq ft should have been a two day job, took most of four, just couldnít get a good flow going....
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-13-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 271,387
Posted By HammerSwing
Most of them. Trex, Fiberon, Azek, Timbertech,...

Most of them. Trex, Fiberon, Azek, Timbertech, Deckorators, etc.
Forum: Business 04-13-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,697
Posted By Bull Trout
Something like Demo $350 Excavation $350 ...

Something like

Demo $350
Excavation $350
Foundation $350
Framing $350
Forum: Business 04-12-2019, 11:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,697
Posted By Calidecks
Prospective customers are more likely to bite and...

Prospective customers are more likely to bite and spend more if they know where their money is going. Breaking down the Project by operations in a proposal is key to getting top dollar. Break it...
Forum: Business 04-12-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,697
Posted By JBM
Couldn't you iron out a sqft. Price for the...

Couldn't you iron out a sqft. Price for the frame, and sqft. Price for the decking, price per concrete footing , add some fluff on top to maybe mess with siding?

Just give them the price while...
Forum: Business 04-12-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,697
Posted By Jay hole
One thing I have been working on is instead of...

One thing I have been working on is instead of waiting until Iím caught up and have time to improve my systems, I stop everything and make time to change y systems.
The past few months I have...
Forum: Business 04-10-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,697
Posted By Calidecks
Oh and I could easily do 20 estimates a week, but...

Oh and I could easily do 20 estimates a week, but I choose not to. I vet people over the phone. I absolutely cherry pick. I'm only in business to make money. I'm a carpenter because I enjoy the work....
Forum: Vehicles 03-27-2019, 07:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,073
Posted By James Hale
Looks great! Particularly considering you put it...

Looks great! Particularly considering you put it together yourself, it's a testament to the power of DIY - what kind of vinyl did you get it wrapped in?
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