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Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-04-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 753
Posted By Mr Latone
Wood completely submerged in water can be well...

Wood completely submerged in water can be well preserved a very long time. Wood completely exposed to air and allowed to be mostly dry, can last a very long time. Wood that remains damp and exposed...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-14-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,826
Posted By Mr Latone
Sometimes I find something irritating and I use...

Sometimes I find something irritating and I use it in a tongue in cheek mocking sort of way. Occassionally I find it becomes useful, but I still hold contempt for it in my head.


Aight?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-14-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 411
Posted By Mr Latone
Only 7 million? They are just the ones with bad...

Only 7 million? They are just the ones with bad car loans.
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,688
Posted By Mr Latone
I don't know. It seems like the number of...

I don't know. It seems like the number of replies in my inbox would be a consideration. If this was one of only a few, I might be more likely to entertain a response. If my inbox is full, this one...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By Mr Latone
Until just this very minute, I never give those...

Until just this very minute, I never give those lyrics a thought.

The visual above, combined with your comment has me just now considering the hypocrisy.

Gotta love California. It's...
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,503
Posted By Mr Latone
OP, you should go back and read this whole thread...

OP, you should go back and read this whole thread including all of your own posts......particularly your own posts. A little bit of the outside looking in to see what you have laid out here.

Have...
Forum: Vehicles 10-05-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mr Latone
Like Griz pointed out, finance and tax situation...

Like Griz pointed out, finance and tax situation are key input factors.

Looking at the big picture, it's a business expense that comes with costs and deductions. If these end up being equal to...
Forum: Business 07-14-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,299
Posted By Mr Latone
Not sure if this is directly on point but ...

Not sure if this is directly on point but

More expensive materials are more expensive to install for a reason. Mistakes and waste can happen at any level. It costs more if you make a boo-boo on...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-04-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 773
Posted By Mr Latone
It will forever be a conflict between ideology...

It will forever be a conflict between ideology and reality.

The book on peace, love and understanding doesn't have a chapter on how to deal with those who oppose or oppress said book's...
Forum: Roofing 07-03-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,920
Posted By Mr Latone
So here lies the challenge with chasing leaks. ...

So here lies the challenge with chasing leaks. There have been several suggestions as to the possible cause. ALL of which have merit. And it's also possible that ALL points of entry are contributing...
Forum: Roofing 06-17-2018, 05:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,170
Posted By Mr Latone
What it boils down to is trying to do something...

What it boils down to is trying to do something that is always successful.

A strip of light gauge metal applied to the face of a wall (any type of wall) and sealed with caulk at the top edge works...
Forum: Roofing 05-21-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,430
Posted By Mr Latone
I think you're better off having some strips of...

I think you're better off having some strips of wood (like 1x2) available and screw them through the membrane into the fascia as a temp hold down if you are worried about the wind. BA and lap sealant...
Forum: Roofing 05-03-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,325
Posted By Mr Latone
http://www.evergreenslate.com/roofing.aspx I...

http://www.evergreenslate.com/roofing.aspx

I used this supplier in the past
Forum: Roofing 02-03-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,914
Posted By Mr Latone
Maybe it's too late and OP has flown the coop??? ...

Maybe it's too late and OP has flown the coop???


Measuring a roof from drawings can be done with a high degree of accuracy, regardless of hip or gable by using the foundation plan and an account...
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,047
Posted By Mr Latone
Just go to work everyday. Most everything else...

Just go to work everyday. Most everything else will be manageable.

Those who employ and stick to this philosophy are the reliable/responsible ones. It doesn't matter if they are 18 or 48.

It...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-22-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,435
Posted By Mr Latone
I cannot remember where it came from, but I think...

I cannot remember where it came from, but I think it was Rick Flair (Nature Boy) who said it in the ESPN 30for30 they did on him.......

All professional sports have a planned outcome. It's about...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-22-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,435
Posted By Mr Latone
Jax was rolling along pretty well. BS...

Jax was rolling along pretty well.

BS unnecessary roughness call that put Gronk out. I don't see the hit as a spear job at all. Full size men moving and adjusting at full speed. Watch the hit...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-20-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,163
Posted By Mr Latone
YouTube, FB (and similar), as a concept, is an...

YouTube, FB (and similar), as a concept, is an amazing vehicle for connecting people. It is filled with entertainment, information and junk. Mostly junk. An attempt to fulfill one's desire for an...
Forum: Drywall 01-18-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,711
Posted By Mr Latone
Did you look in kitchen wares ?

Did you look in kitchen wares ?
Forum: General Discussion 01-16-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,745
Posted By Mr Latone
I do standing seam metal roofing. The...

I do standing seam metal roofing. The approximate budget cost is typically 3x the cost of standard asphalt shingles, but the details (thus cost) vary widely.

I assess the approximate square...
Forum: Architecture & Design 12-14-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,671
Posted By Mr Latone
3-4' masonry, (real or lick and stick), Topped...

3-4' masonry, (real or lick and stick), Topped with rough-sawn board and batten or channel rustic. Brackets as previously suggested and either a faux crossbuck loft door in the gable or some other...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 12-10-2017, 10:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,888
Posted By Mr Latone
Might seem a little counter-intuitive, but a...

Might seem a little counter-intuitive, but a laundry basket inside the cabinet could be useful.

Pulling directly from the cabinet to the washer (top load, front load?) probably won't work all the...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 12-09-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,816
Posted By Mr Latone
Do you have a thread or pics for that build?

Do you have a thread or pics for that build?
Forum: General Discussion 11-30-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,890
Posted By Mr Latone
If it's going to happen, that roof looks like the...

If it's going to happen, that roof looks like the go-to.

Glad things are all in one piece. Be safe.
Forum: Vehicles 11-19-2017, 11:40 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,606
Posted By Mr Latone
Around here there are some tire shops (and...

Around here there are some tire shops (and private owners too) who will advertise on craigslist. There are people buying new trucks that will be used for plowing and the treads aren't aggressive...
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