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Forum: Remodeling 08-31-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,961
Posted By woody123
you have to look at what your doing on those...

you have to look at what your doing on those bids ,
your not just there to give a cost .
your there to sell yourself .
yes, you are a salesman now
( just don`t be like the car salesman who...
Forum: Carpentry 08-31-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,491
Posted By woody123
funny , this thread came up i`m 60 , the...

funny , this thread came up

i`m 60 , the carpenter who works for me is 50
he just came back from a week vacation yesterday , and told me he hes going to be quitting , and is going to find...
Forum: General Discussion 08-30-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,366
Posted By woody123
ha! i ever say anything harsh , unless they...

ha!
i ever say anything harsh , unless they ask , or i`m supposed to fix it
i'll only tell them how we can fix it , without criticizing ,
could have been a freebie from " Dad" , or Uncle ,...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,366
Posted By woody123
easier said than done if your whole...

easier said than done

if your whole livelihood is in that pond , its not like at 60 , you can just drop everything and go elsewhere .

again , i don`t make it a mission.
i`m a lucky guy...
Forum: General Discussion 08-28-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,366
Posted By woody123
i`ve done that a few times, lol , once was...

i`ve done that a few times,

lol , once was for a designer team who i worked for .
they were high-end jerks .always slow to pay.
they had me orchestrate a build out in their million dollar...
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-28-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 779
Posted By woody123
i already caught you at a lie . red...

i already caught you at a lie .

red snappers do not get that big in Orlando;)
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,465
Posted By woody123
i guess i could go back to credit cards also ...

i guess i could go back to credit cards also
i always push for a check

on a ,1 - 4 day job , i just expect payment upon completion , not days later
Forum: Drywall 08-27-2018, 06:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,256
Posted By woody123
" 5-minute mud " is my buddy for that kind of...

" 5-minute mud " is my buddy for that kind of thing
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-27-2018, 05:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,236
Posted By woody123
down south , its "PG.T." very good window , not...

down south , its "PG.T." very good window , not high-end cost , but very good
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2018, 05:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,465
Posted By woody123
what do you think of on-line payment ?( been covered ?)

personally , i`m just use to a check ,
i leave with a check , i bring it to bank , ( or deposit by phone )
and i know , tomorrow it in my account .
i never ask for cash , i`ll take it , but i...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 08-23-2018, 06:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,387
Posted By woody123
not about the budget , but that would bring...

not about the budget ,
but that would bring it down another 3/4 inch.
its barely at 8 foot now ,and they have a crown molding we have to put back up , the crown is on the large size for this...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 08-22-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,275
Posted By woody123
just saw a youtube video from this company (...

just saw a youtube video from this company ( sorry don`t know how to send it over to you guys )


i`ve done some small repairs with the repair kits
your spraying it on ,
i`m a "b-minus"...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-22-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,026
Posted By woody123
looking closely at that pic , it looks like there...

looking closely at that pic , it looks like there is a small trim piece ( like a 3/4 x 3/4 inch strip of wood ,) right at the top , and bottom of those pickets
under that piece , you could put...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-22-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,026
Posted By woody123
doesn`t sound good in so many aspects the...

doesn`t sound good in so many aspects

the pickets will only be attached at the very top and bottom?
seems like they`ll break down eventually

if you do that , at least make sure your...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 08-22-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,387
Posted By woody123
what do you mean " strap it? " `im most...

what do you mean " strap it? "

`im most likely going to put the board up

and like "Construct" said , check and make sure there aren't any high-points

the house is maybe a 1970s house.
i...
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-22-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,443
Posted By woody123
you`ll enjoy it. these guys have great stories...

you`ll enjoy it.
these guys have great stories
great advice
ad you`ll be called out on bulls**t.

don`t ask pricing
or they`ll hunt you down and kill you


the new guys have to buy a...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 08-22-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,387
Posted By woody123
another painted popcorn issue

im sure its been covered before


i have a large 18 x 25 foot , master bedroom ceiling ( on the second floor).
popcorn , and its been definitely painted over,

designer wants it smooth....
Forum: Business 08-21-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,331
Posted By woody123
funny thing happened to me lately i am part...

funny thing happened to me lately
i am part of Angie's List, since for years .
lately Home advisor has been hounding me to sign up with them
i mean calls every other day . emails every other...
Forum: Business 08-21-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,535
Posted By woody123
of course you can request a sub/ employee/company...

of course you can request a sub/ employee/company to work specific hours .
its up to that other entity to accept the terms or not .

business is defined pretty much by what 2 or more...
Forum: Business 08-21-2018, 06:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,120
Posted By woody123
i agree , i do get enough to be selective. i...

i agree ,
i do get enough to be selective.
i am trying to .
in this city , we get alot of illegal work from handymen like i said above , then a lot of legal companies who use illegal aliens for...
Forum: Business 08-21-2018, 06:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,120
Posted By woody123
not under bidding that extreme but just feel...

not under bidding that extreme
but just feel like i should do better.
part of the problem is , we started doing one day jobs , and small repairs
when you do that , you sometimes are bidding...
Forum: General Discussion 08-20-2018, 05:56 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,345
Posted By woody123
i feel my age 60 the last day of this...

i feel my age

60 the last day of this year.

man , what a flash in the pan !

i still think " wasn't i in high school 10 years ago?? ":blink:

still physical on the job.,
trying to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-19-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,886
Posted By woody123
the heavy yellow metal fold up ones ( " frontier...

the heavy yellow metal fold up ones ( " frontier " brand i believe) are the worst!!
sturdy as hell
i had them for a few years on both trucks
gotten many a black finger nail from getting them...
Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,498
Posted By woody123
demo`ing a condo interior , on south miami...

demo`ing a condo interior , on south miami beach, probably from the 50`s
the plaster on all the walls were not that bad , even though they were the old rock-lathe
but that bathroom is a...
Forum: Construction 08-15-2018, 05:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,800
Posted By woody123
i did do that . not allowed?

i did do that .

not allowed?
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