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Forum: Tiling 02-28-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,731
Posted By angus242
He lives in Cali and doesn't understand temp...

He lives in Cali and doesn't understand temp change. For him, it's 70° to 80° and that's all year round...
Forum: Business 02-15-2012, 02:02 PM
Replies: 714
Views: 334,095
Posted By DavidC
I am now at over 30 years in the business but I...

I am now at over 30 years in the business but I was also at over 20 years in when I realized that the biggest block between me and higher prices was sitting in my chair.

Yep, me.

Believe it or...
Forum: Business 02-15-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 714
Views: 334,095
Posted By kevjob
The race to the bottom continues!!:rolleyes:

The race to the bottom continues!!:rolleyes:
Forum: Business 02-14-2012, 10:13 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,206
Posted By J F
If someone's cheaper than you, they're a hack. ...

If someone's cheaper than you, they're a hack. If they're more expensive, they're a con artist. :laughing:

The view changes from wherever you're seated.
Forum: General Discussion 08-09-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,333
Posted By maleko
* UPDATE * To T-shirt wearing request....

First, Wow, 7 pages..

Ok, SO i started the job today, I pulled up to the job yes with my big lettered truck with my name on it everywhere, was told to be there at 7am. no one there.. ok,...
Forum: Accounting Software & Discussion 07-28-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,732
Posted By Paintlady
This should not be entered under the bills but...

This should not be entered under the bills but under the "credit card" listing. Than when you pay you click off which items you are paying, this includes the credits. The bills section is for all...
Forum: Tiling 07-27-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 25,168
Posted By Bud Cline
If you can't install tile over that Dens-whatever...

If you can't install tile over that Dens-whatever product how can you install a membrane over that Dens-whatever product?

I would be asking Schluter for their blessing with that procedure before I...
Forum: Tiling 07-20-2010, 08:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,966
Posted By ChrWright
Dropping the trowel in the bucket handle side...

Dropping the trowel in the bucket handle side down at least once every project. :laughing:


Seriously though--It's always a challenge helping the client visualize the finished product--especially...
Forum: General Discussion 07-13-2010, 01:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,832
Posted By shanekw1
How much is your time worth?

A man came home from work late, tired and irritated, to find his 5-year old son waiting for him at the door.


SON: ‘Daddy, may I ask you a question?’


DAD: ‘Yeah sure, what it is?’ replied...
Forum: Online Leads Services 05-06-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,206
Posted By JumboJack
LGC = People wanting to make a buck off of the...

LGC = People wanting to make a buck off of the people that do all the work and take all the chances.Middle men is all they are.
Just barley above flippers on my disdain list.
Forum: Business 05-05-2010, 01:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,726
Posted By William James
You shouldn't have any inventory

Like Bauler's dead-on example. You shouldn't have any inventory in your field. If you bought $10,000 worth of tile (because it was discounted or something) and didn't use it on a job. Then yes. You'd...
Forum: Tiling 04-26-2010, 06:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,682
Posted By PrestigeR&D
Thumbs up Orson,

Orson, what I was saying was IMO (In MY Opinion) I feel that it is important,,-but not everyone is going to agree with me-and nothing is writen in stone when it comes to design- it's all...
Forum: Carpentry 04-25-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,260
Posted By Leo G
Wood will move and joints will open. It is going...

Wood will move and joints will open. It is going to happen unless you glue.

If you only nail it will look great for some time. But it will open up. No doubt in my mind.
Forum: Carpentry 04-25-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,260
Posted By mics_54
color putty gets top coated.

color putty gets top coated.
Forum: Remodeling 03-31-2010, 11:43 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 92,631
Posted By technique
OK, here are some pictures of the finished...

OK, here are some pictures of the finished project.


Good pic showing overall what was done: how we re-did the HVAC under the main girder, the new 4" steel columns which replaced the old hollow...
Forum: Websites and SEO 11-28-2009, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,432
Posted By JV Marketing
Do You Really Need Backlinks?

I want to talk about backlinks and why it's important not just to build backlinks but to get them from many different sources. Anybody who's been doing any SEO work at all on their website knows that...
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,605
Posted By rbsremodeling
define proficient

define proficient
Forum: Business 06-19-2009, 11:49 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,494
Posted By Mike Finley
This is what you need to know - If you...

This is what you need to know -

If you walk through a field of flowers you will smell wonderful fragrant perfumey smells, very pleasant very nice.

If you walk through a cow pasture, you'll...
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2009, 08:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,299
Posted By BobsLandscaping
http://www.avonhill.com/thumbnails/van/1991_Dodge_...

http://www.avonhill.com/thumbnails/van/1991_Dodge_van.jpeg

You didn't buy one of these did you? Panel vans are out, they're no longer cool. You'll have to change your name to Chester the Molester...
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2009, 08:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,299
Posted By Jason Whipple
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Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2009, 08:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,299
Posted By strathd
Man, this could be an event !! Sorta like hands...

Man, this could be an event !! Sorta like hands across america !!
http://www.lamission.edu/diversity/images/diversity.jpg
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,299
Posted By Darwin
1959119592

1959119592
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,299
Posted By Mellison
http://www.hshcharities.com/images/waving.jpg

http://www.hshcharities.com/images/waving.jpg
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2009, 08:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,299
Posted By SLSTech
http://www.thomson.co.uk/jobs/images/img_apply.jpg

http://www.thomson.co.uk/jobs/images/img_apply.jpg
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2009, 08:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,299
Posted By Celtic
http://www.novaspace.com/AUTO/SIGNINGS/McDivitt/PI...

http://www.novaspace.com/AUTO/SIGNINGS/McDivitt/PIX/Waving_crew.jpg
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