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Forum: Flooring 01-22-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,677
Posted By oktex56
Madrina, I work in the decorative concrete...

Madrina,

I work in the decorative concrete field. Instructor at woc for a class in concrete restoration was an engineer and never worked with epoxy, just consultant. 30 years of it. One day he...
Forum: Business 01-18-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,092
Posted By Metro M & L
Nah, everyone I know that bought the gear sold...

Nah, everyone I know that bought the gear sold it. Lawndart was going strong with uv a year or two ago but it seems he got out of that and into windows.

Tried selling it to a couple commercial...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-17-2016, 07:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,556
Posted By BucketofSteam
This is why I try and make my appearance as...

This is why I try and make my appearance as sloppy as possible. Because I know if someone is going to judge me without getting to know me I don't want to work for them.
Forum: Health & Safety 01-15-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,894
Posted By Peter_C
Are you a farmer? My sisters career as a...

Are you a farmer?

My sisters career as a genetic horticulturist started after she went to Cuba and saw they did not use ANY chemicals to farm. Her husband also a geneticist is a research professor...
Forum: Health & Safety 01-15-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,894
Posted By madmax718
My lawn is weeds. I mow it, I never water it. It...

My lawn is weeds. I mow it, I never water it. It never looks that great, but it is durable, I drive on it, walk on it, sit on it, have parties on it, and its forever good. and... its chemical free.
Forum: Flooring 01-15-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,066
Posted By Metro M & L
Theres way more dirt than laminate. ...

Theres way more dirt than laminate.

Actually, I prefer not to install. I make much better money with less capital, doing sand and finish. In my market real estate is solid. A two bedroom home in...
Forum: Health & Safety 01-15-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,894
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Some die so others can live. Seems so...

Some die so others can live.

Seems so reasonable....

The "American Farmer" is a corporation.
The little guy, mom & pop operation gets treated like welfare scum because they don't own congress....
Forum: Flooring 01-14-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,066
Posted By superseal
My neighbor had a floating floor put in his...

My neighbor had a floating floor put in his dining room, totally sqooshie and hollow in spots. Obviously not a proper prep as we have 3x8 rough sawn joists and they're all over the place.

The last...
Forum: Flooring 01-14-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,066
Posted By PrecisionFloors
That's almost always an install related issue,...

That's almost always an install related issue, Mike. Prep is still required, even more so for floating floors imo. Flat matters. Expansion must be followed as well. There are some floors that the...
Forum: Flooring 01-14-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,066
Posted By PrecisionFloors
Not hissy at all. Text is very hard to convey...

Not hissy at all. Text is very hard to convey emotion, keep in mind. Apparently everything I type comes out sarcastic or angry lol.
Forum: Flooring 01-13-2016, 01:19 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,677
Posted By oktex56
I am told the amines in epoxy is the cause of...

I am told the amines in epoxy is the cause of allergic reactions. I have avoided it all these years. Some react to it... Others seem to be able to put it on their cereal every morning and nada. Other...
Forum: HVAC 01-08-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,506
Posted By Calidecks
Our housekeepers move all the furniture to clean...

Our housekeepers move all the furniture to clean regularly. There's no more dust behind our couch than anywhere else.
Forum: Health & Safety 01-04-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,263
Posted By Texas Wax
It was safer to live like cavemen? :laughing:

It was safer to live like cavemen? :laughing:
Forum: HVAC 01-04-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,506
Posted By Calidecks
What's very strange is, I went to where that post...

What's very strange is, I went to where that post originated and it has me "thanking" it. I wasn't even a member in 2006. Spooky!
Forum: Health & Safety 01-03-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,263
Posted By griz
That there are times when engineers suffer from a...

That there are times when engineers suffer from a rectal cranial inversion....:whistling
Forum: Flooring 01-03-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,247
Posted By A&E Exteriors
Wtf does all that say? You still celebrating new...

Wtf does all that say? You still celebrating new years maybe?
Forum: HVAC 01-03-2016, 07:29 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,506
Posted By beenthere
Have a blower door test done to see if your homes...

Have a blower door test done to see if your homes natural infiltration is high. If it is. Sealing the home better can also greatly reduce the allergens coming into it.

Using an HRV or ERV to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-02-2016, 12:56 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 28,290
Posted By tccoggs
Couple tools that always make me smile: ...

Couple tools that always make me smile:

Bosch Bulldog SDS hammer

Use a regular hammer drill and then this, and you will go buy one immediately. No comparison

Makita DA4031 Right Angle Drill...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-01-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,446
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Just heard on news: A project manager that works...

Just heard on news: A project manager that works in Dubai says that the building uses a "plastic core" on the exterior of the building, which led to the fast flame spread.
Forum: Flooring 12-30-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,892
Posted By saynever
Always do. :whistling you should see me planning...

Always do. :whistling you should see me planning out a conduit run. :laughing:
Forum: Flooring 12-13-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,427
Posted By PrecisionFloors
Because the water table is only 2' down. The...

Because the water table is only 2' down. The majority of residential areas in my neck of the woods are low and wet.
Forum: Flooring 12-12-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,590
Posted By Metro M & L
Down to bare grass. Water based finishes usually...

Down to bare grass. Water based finishes usually require four coats to look right. I prefer the way oil urethane performs on that substrate. Plan on using a lot of 80 grit paper.
Forum: Flooring 12-11-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,590
Posted By madmax718
A lot of people these days seem to want to see...

A lot of people these days seem to want to see bamboo- because its green and eco friendly; also they realize that its probably a fad. So they want the original oak.

Anywho, their in for a...
Forum: Flooring 12-10-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 11,978
Posted By noweare
Epoxy, seems so easy like painting, right? I do...

Epoxy, seems so easy like painting, right? I do epoxy and when I went and got some training my trainer told me most companies don't make thru the 1st year because of all the call backs and re-works....
Forum: Flooring 12-08-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,532
Posted By EthanB
I laid 1500 square feet of engineered on concrete...

I laid 1500 square feet of engineered on concrete in a basement with Bostik's Best last year and swore that would be the last time I did glue down. My helper proved to be exceptional at displacing...
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