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Forum: Roofing Picture Post 05-29-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,414
Posted By LeeFowler
I forgot about this old post. The story got...

I forgot about this old post. The story got better. About three weeks ago the homeowners called saying I had the job. I was the only contractor who told them it wasn't hail damage and they shouldn't...
Forum: Roofing 03-10-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 12,319
Posted By BamBamm5144
It depends on the condition of the old flashing...

It depends on the condition of the old flashing or the warranty that is being offered to the homeowner.

Very rarely do people want to pay to replace step flashing especially if it's a wood or...
Forum: General Discussion 02-25-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,974
Posted By greg24k
It looks like the ledger wasn't bearing on...

It looks like the ledger wasn't bearing on anything and the only things was holding that whole deck was the nails or screws fastened to the post. The whole deck just slid right down along the posts....
Forum: Roofing 01-06-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 279,012
Posted By BamBamm5144
That's a scary list. I don't even consider...

That's a scary list. I don't even consider biltmore, castlebrook or IKO to be shingles.

However my list would go

Certainteed landmarks
Owens corning Durations
Malarkey Highlander
Tamko...
Forum: Roofing 12-31-2013, 03:15 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,674
Posted By Joasis
I thought I did already. We build new homes, and...

I thought I did already. We build new homes, and with 5/8 decking, we will lay steel directly to the deck, synthetic underlayment, sometimes we use a foil back insulating product, and the results, in...
Forum: Roofing 12-31-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,674
Posted By Patrick
Yes asphalt is stripped off 6' of high temp ice...

Yes asphalt is stripped off 6' of high temp ice and water plus titanium 30 and the panels go down over that.
Forum: Roofing 03-16-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 22,722
Posted By BamBamm5144
I just like to go against the grain. I don't...

I just like to go against the grain. I don't think it's necessary. I think the manufacturers were very smart in tricking contractors and marketing how important it is.
Forum: General Discussion 03-01-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 9,180
Posted By TNTRenovate
I couldn't get past someone requiring to wear...

I couldn't get past someone requiring to wear there shirt. Does his insurance cover you as well. Is he paying for your W/C?
Forum: Roofing 07-06-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,806
Posted By PCI
I am working with the county and then the doli to...

I am working with the county and then the doli to hunt this guy down
Forum: Roofing 06-11-2012, 06:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 48,207
Posted By BamBamm5144
No chalk lines :)

No chalk lines :)
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-07-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 771
Posted By Willie T
The Zipper

In a crowded city at a busy bus stop, a woman who was waiting for a bus was wearing a tight leather skirt. As the bus stopped and it was her turn to get on, she became aware that her skirt was too...
Forum: Roofing 06-07-2012, 05:24 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 48,207
Posted By livingsoulsdie
I understand. I just cant justify having someone...

I understand. I just cant justify having someone get paid $20/hr just to feed shingles when we can both lay them semi-efficiently alone. If anything we should hire an extra hand as a feeder for the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-21-2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,364
Posted By Trim40
Most places require you to have a license for a...

Most places require you to have a license for a dog, maybe we need one for breeding.
Forum: Roofing 05-08-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,349
Posted By bluebird5
[/B] I agree. That one was nuts. I got an...

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I agree. That one was nuts. I got an offer from another guy today doing the same thing. This is nuts. I denied the job because we were 700 bucks apart. I don't get it. These are both well...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-11-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 12,750
Posted By Robie
Our friend Willie T is hospitalized...

I thought everyone here would like to know that Willie T is in ICU due to some bleeding around the brain. His wife, Sue posted a message over at Tom's PolitiGem forum....



Though we've never...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-09-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,224
Posted By r4r&r
I worked in the computer games industry for four...

I worked in the computer games industry for four years about 17 or so years ago and you would be surprised at how addictive they can be. I worked with some people that their need to play was nothing...
Forum: Roofing 04-07-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,950
Posted By dougger222
This topic has been beat to death on here. ...

This topic has been beat to death on here.

What I know is it's a real pain dealing with shingles stuck to the water and ice shield.

IMO, putting felt over the ice and water is a really really...
Forum: Roofing 03-31-2012, 05:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 67,470
Posted By dougger222
LOL! My theory on the pitch and Landmark to...

LOL!

My theory on the pitch and Landmark to Landmark Pro is actualy very very simple.

The steeper the pitch the more you see your shingles.

In my area the standard Landmark is $90 a square...
Forum: Plumbing 03-25-2012, 11:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,959
Posted By Anderson
I just installed the Pelican Saltless system, was...

I just installed the Pelican Saltless system, was a little expensive but seems to be working
Forum: Plumbing 03-25-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,959
Posted By ohiohomedoctor
Water softener +1

Water softener +1
Forum: Business 03-21-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,766
Posted By larryb
Re: All USA Homeowners Are Pro Choice!

This morning at the Minnesota State Capital, as a result of a strong showing by Minnesota contractors, members of the Minnesota Association of Exterior Specialists and others who expressed their...
Forum: Business 03-18-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,766
Posted By larryb
All USA Homeowners are Pro Choice!

So, the carpenters union is at it again in MN with their ICEC nonsense which is an attempt to further strengthen previous legislation that turns sub-contractors into employees of independent...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-17-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,128
Posted By Leo G
I think they told OSHA they had to go up there...

I think they told OSHA they had to go up there personally to inspect the violation or they couldn't issue it.:jester:
Forum: Roofing 03-11-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,604
Posted By ohiohomedoctor
The stormies usually do that for them :whistling:

The stormies usually do that for them :whistling:
Forum: Roofing 03-02-2012, 01:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,799
Posted By Tom Struble
yea... poor insurance companies,always getting...

yea... poor insurance companies,always getting ripped off:rolleyes:
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