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Forum: Framing 08-28-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,318
Posted By wallmaxx
We do that in WA state. Doubled 2x10 or 2x12...

We do that in WA state.

Doubled 2x10 or 2x12 with a 2x6 top and bottom plate. The void gets insulation (typically rigid foam.
Forum: Framing 08-17-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,318
Posted By KennMacMoragh
Most people I know put them at the plate line,...

Most people I know put them at the plate line, mainly because if you have to change the header height later, it's a lot easier when the header is up high. People that put them down low at the window...
Forum: Carpentry 03-27-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,044
Posted By jlsconstruction
I'd use it over plywood any day. And...

I'd use it over plywood any day.



And here we go!
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,077,951
Posted By Tinstaafl
Holy jigsaw puzzle, Batman. :blink: It would...

Holy jigsaw puzzle, Batman. :blink:

It would take my wife exactly two days to scorch the dickens out of one of those pans, throw it away and buy a replacement that didn't fit the hooks. :laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,077,951
Posted By Tinstaafl
That's brilliant! I'm going to tie up all my HO's...

That's brilliant! I'm going to tie up all my HO's from now on.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-22-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,871
Posted By bdavis466
I've got a Grizzly cabinet saw and I love it. It...

I've got a Grizzly cabinet saw and I love it. It may not be a PM66 but it hasn't let me down
Forum: General Discussion 01-18-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,927
Posted By Leo G
For one ITSA FRIKN PIZZA DELIVERY JOB It's...

For one ITSA FRIKN PIZZA DELIVERY JOB

It's not national security. I would have told then the same thing F off. I hear BOA wants your fingerprint to cash checks, same thing F off, I'll be taking...
Forum: General Discussion 01-15-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,923
Posted By aaron_a
With all the new people moving to town and the...

With all the new people moving to town and the way the real estate market is going in Pittsburgh, there is really no shortage of work right now. If you are in the city, keep your eyes peeled in the...
Forum: Drywall 01-14-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,570
Posted By slowsol
When you 2 HR wrap a column or beam, all sides...

When you 2 HR wrap a column or beam, all sides get two layers Type X. You alternate the laps. :thumbsup:
Forum: Drywall 01-14-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,570
Posted By slowsol
Corner bead crimper or mud on bead. Or spray...

Corner bead crimper or mud on bead. Or spray adhesive.
Forum: Framing 01-12-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,498
Posted By 402joel
When framing I control all scheduling and...

When framing I control all scheduling and delivery of materials, I have the name and number of the lumber yard salesman who the General Contractor works with, and that salesman and I have an...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,499
Posted By tgeb
Hydro-static pressure. It clearly does not have...

Hydro-static pressure. It clearly does not have the proper fill material or drainage system behind the wall.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-11-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,978
Posted By jlsconstruction
So we'll just build the garage around the shed

I drove by this today, and had to get a picture

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Forum: Flooring 01-05-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,868
Posted By 66 Shelby
Deal with the moisture before you even think...

Deal with the moisture before you even think about doing anything else. JM2C
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-02-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,689
Posted By donerightwyo
We've poured footers with no rebar, engineered...

We've poured footers with no rebar, engineered govt. job. Engineer said "where's it gonna go" This is buried both sides stem wall. I kind of agree with him. Not how we do it, but I don't know that...
Forum: Framing 11-01-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,514
Posted By TimelessQuality
H clips are a bitch to put in afterwards

H clips are a bitch to put in afterwards
Forum: General Discussion 10-31-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,666
Posted By overanalyze
Fiberglass has no place in a crawl...

Fiberglass has no place in a crawl space...neither does venting!
Forum: Framing 10-28-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 12,330
Posted By C2projects
From what I can tell they don't seemed to be...

From what I can tell they don't seemed to be worried about the first truss lining up with the sheathing. Is it a cottage roof or gable roof? Maybe their thinking is they need to cut every end sheet...
Forum: Drywall 10-20-2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,452
Posted By Calidecks
Tnt ?

Tnt ?
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 10-18-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,243
Posted By TBFGhost
I love the stuff. I found it sprays best (like...

I love the stuff. I found it sprays best (like all waterbornes) at 70 degrees or better. When the temp drops its viscosity goes up. I also found it likes to spray and lay out best when I use a 2.0...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-04-2013, 08:36 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,518
Posted By pinwheel
People are way more sensitive than they were...

People are way more sensitive than they were 20-30 years ago.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-20-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,095
Posted By stonecutter
270 is good too. Flat shooting, versatile.

270 is good too. Flat shooting, versatile.
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,708
Posted By Warren
We just call it mud.

We just call it mud.
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,708
Posted By Easy Gibson
I would like to submit an official Industry Change Order

I would like to change the subject of the phrase "Waiting for ______ to dry" from paint to spackle.

I feel this has been a decades-long, unfair, libelous and slanderous attack on paint, which...
Forum: Roofing 09-06-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 26,043
Posted By Spencer
I snap a line for the first row to keep it 1/2"...

I snap a line for the first row to keep it 1/2" down and straight. Don't snap anything after that until I get close to the top.

Has anyone ever seen a roof where you could see the rows where a guy...
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