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Forum: Roofing 12-01-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,776
Posted By slowsol
What do they drain to? Iíve never seen something...

What do they drain to? Iíve never seen something that high with downspouts.


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Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,908
Posted By slowsol
I once stepped knee deep in a wet foundation in...

I once stepped knee deep in a wet foundation in front of about 20 concrete guys that happened to be waiting for the next truck.

In my office clothes.


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Forum: Marketing & Sales 10-28-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,330
Posted By slowsol
I think it looks nice. Facebook gives a...

I think it looks nice.

Facebook gives a voice to tons of morons that were never your clients in the first place.

Ignore the haters.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 10-28-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,330
Posted By slowsol
Letís see the pics.

Letís see the pics.
Forum: General Discussion 07-27-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,919
Posted By slowsol
$80/Mo including weekly cleaning and...

$80/Mo including weekly cleaning and tp/sanitizer.

They move them. They clean them. They pick them up when the wind/criminals knock them over. They come when I call. I donít have to be there to...
Forum: Landscaping 07-19-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 910
Posted By slowsol
As griz said, straw mat is the typical solution....

As griz said, straw mat is the typical solution. Iíve also seen it called erosion control blanket. If there are a lot of plantings on it, Iíve seen landscapers hydromulch the hill.
Forum: Remodeling 02-24-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,020
Posted By slowsol
1860s house with vinyl

That wood siding looks like a mess.

In your situation, Iíd probably fan fold and put new vinyl up.
Forum: Business 02-23-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,866
Posted By slowsol
Strike through the items you donít agree to. Or...

Strike through the items you donít agree to. Or walk.

Many of those terms are SOP in the commercial contracting world. I canít speak to residential.


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Forum: Concrete & Paving 01-17-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,156
Posted By slowsol
Very yoda-like

Very yoda-like
Forum: Carpentry 12-28-2017, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7,840
Views: 1,510,237
Posted By slowsol
Good god on that scaffolding. Someone could die...

Good god on that scaffolding. Someone could die on that.


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-23-2017, 07:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,908
Posted By slowsol
So is this something like what you would consider...

So is this something like what you would consider a starter house? https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171224/32600e26af0982f2631a3e05a0e7c1b3.jpg

This would be the absolute cheapest youíll find...
Forum: Framing 12-07-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,892
Posted By slowsol
We tie off and set up guardrail as we go. Never...

We tie off and set up guardrail as we go. Never been a big deal.

https://www.osha.gov/Publications/floor-joist-and-decking-factsheet.pdf


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Forum: Carpentry 12-05-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7,840
Views: 1,510,237
Posted By slowsol
I think thatís the joist lap.

I think thatís the joist lap.
Forum: Plumbing 12-05-2017, 07:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,091
Posted By slowsol
Only when you drop a sink on it.

Only when you drop a sink on it.
Forum: Business 12-02-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,151
Posted By slowsol
I disregard being worried that heís making more...

I disregard being worried that heís making more than the field guy. Who cares.


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Forum: Carpentry 11-11-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,910
Posted By slowsol
Do you also install the code mandated oil/water...

Do you also install the code mandated oil/water separated for that drain?

Garages are sloped here. But typically their is a stemwall that is level installed around it first. Slab gets back...
Forum: Construction 11-10-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,926
Posted By slowsol
Facenail and touchnup paint Sent from my...

Facenail and touchnup paint


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Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-25-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,148
Posted By slowsol
Yeah yeah and a thatís what she said

Yeah yeah and a thatís what she said
Forum: General Discussion 10-22-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,088,536
Posted By slowsol
Looks hip and modern.

Looks hip and modern.
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2017, 07:49 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,374
Posted By slowsol
Thatís more plausible than some of these other...

Thatís more plausible than some of these other theories being posted.
Forum: Framing 10-15-2017, 01:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,890
Posted By slowsol
That might be better if you need to insulate the...

That might be better if you need to insulate the header. Otherwise we typically build box beams.


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Forum: General Discussion 10-14-2017, 07:57 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,088,536
Posted By slowsol
That color is something else.

That color is something else.
Forum: Construction 10-14-2017, 07:49 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,124
Posted By slowsol
How did you tie in the window sills? Looks like...

How did you tie in the window sills? Looks like you did them after you did the sides.


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Forum: Construction 10-01-2017, 10:33 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,124
Posted By slowsol
Oh. You have bad framers. Now I get it. ...

Oh. You have bad framers. Now I get it.


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Forum: Construction 09-30-2017, 08:59 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,124
Posted By slowsol
I hope I never have someone on my job that...

I hope I never have someone on my job that doesnít think about the previous and all of the following trades.

Why is zip sheathing crap?
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