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Forum: General Discussion 01-01-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 53,981
Posted By asevereid
I honestly don't know if they're going to finish...

I honestly don't know if they're going to finish it with anything.
There was no finish spec'd on the drawings, so I think it will be at the discretion of the GC.

Edit : just spoke to the GC, the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-31-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 1,284
Views: 33,361
Posted By Mike-B
Paper stickers. When I buy something new, I...

Paper stickers. When I buy something new, I shouldn't have to peel a giant sticker off and then clean up all the adhesive. Its ridiculous. You want a sticker? Ok. Make it peel off easily.
...
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 53,981
Posted By Texas Wax
Finished!!! long haul on a big @ss job for me....

Finished!!! long haul on a big @ss job for me. :whistling Chose to make the final deposit over taking final pictures with knobs and such. Got some extras to wrap up maybe then.


Pics don't...
Forum: Contractor Licensing 12-05-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2,884
Views: 523,381
Posted By america964
12/05/2019 - LICENSE ISSUED First, I've like...

12/05/2019 - LICENSE ISSUED

First, I've like to thank Phil aka License Guru and the this forum for the help, support, and encouragement to get and obtain my license. There where a times in the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-28-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 549
Posted By MarkJames
Take 5 ...

Take 5

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmDDOFXSgAs
Forum: Decks & Fencing 11-21-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 17,959
Posted By Robie
Butlers and servants get paid to do those sorts...

Butlers and servants get paid to do those sorts of things.
Forum: Masonry 10-29-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 655
Posted By MarkJames
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U00tRdMKTqI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U00tRdMKTqI
Forum: Contractor Licensing 09-06-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2,884
Views: 523,381
Posted By paint94979
Hey guys I just wanted to tell you a little bit...

Hey guys I just wanted to tell you a little bit about License Guru and what he offers. If any of you are on the fence about buying his study materials for licensure don't wait buy it now. I just took...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-20-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,971
Posted By EricBrancard
You were in the wrong. He overacted. If you...

You were in the wrong. He overacted. If you simply said “not interested” like most people do, there would have been no further interaction.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-20-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,971
Wow. Whatever happened to being decent and...

Wow.

Whatever happened to being decent and courteous to everyone, even those below your station.

Thats the mark of a true gentleman.

Insulting random strangers for no reason sounds like...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-26-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1,818
Views: 91,051
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
Those were on those when I picked them up. ...

Those were on those when I picked them up.

Some machines I leave on blocks when I use them, sometimes because I will move them again or they are more comfortable to use, sitting a bit higher.
...
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 1,456
Views: 53,981
Posted By Leo G
Get's a flat crown. I have to do another flat...

Get's a flat crown. I have to do another flat crown on the washer dryer cabinet I did for them. It's the same color so I figured I'd make it and do it at the same time. She finally got the handles...
Forum: Business 05-28-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By Philament
Contingency fund- A big thank you to CT

When I was thinking of starting out on my own I read as many threads as I could on here. A common theme in the business threads, next to LMOP, was about creating a contingency fun, most notably I...
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,858
Posted By SPG
If it's any consolation this inspector will be...

If it's any consolation this inspector will be out of work soon if he's nitpicking these things to the point that he's jeopardizing sales. Simply, the real estate agents won't hire or recommend an...
Forum: Flooring 05-25-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 823
Posted By pinwheel
We all had to start somewhere. Many of the jobs...

We all had to start somewhere. Many of the jobs I've done that got me where I'm at today, we're just stepping stones. Many were not high paying in money, but were high paying in learning experience....
Forum: Tiling 05-15-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,758
3" x 16" full dimension joists @ 16" O.C. 24'...

3" x 16" full dimension joists @ 16" O.C. 24' span.

125 year old building.

Floor is solid, not a bit of flex.

There is several layers of flooring in the place, some tested hot for asbestos....
Forum: Framing 05-14-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 364
Posted By dave_dj1
Why not, there is no load bearing change, the...

Why not, there is no load bearing change, the same wall , same sheathing, same double top plate etc.
I can't believe you would even have to ask such a question as a pro.
Call in an engineer.
And...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-14-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 265
Posted By Robie
Tim Conway...RIP

Died today at 85 years old.

He was one of my favorites....truly a funny man.

I think he was best on the Carol Burnett Show.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-14-2019, 01:27 AM
Replies: 1,448
Views: 42,327
Posted By KAP
TMI... otherwise known as, one of those things...

TMI... otherwise known as, one of those things that sound funny in your head but you should probably keep to yourself... :whistling :laughing:

Especially for a guy, on a public forum, who is...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-12-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 834
Posted By NYgutterguy
One got picked up from my place and other Uber...

One got picked up from my place and other Uber had to take me home the next morning. Lol


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: General Discussion 05-08-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,477
Posted By maodo
Yep, hence the fact that I am owed 35G worth of...

Yep, hence the fact that I am owed 35G worth of invoices for work I have done 6 months ago and paid everyone already, plumbers, electrical, concrete...etc... That has been my practice for 10 years,...
Forum: General Discussion 05-07-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,477
Posted By Jaws
Don't get your panties in a bunch and start...

Don't get your panties in a bunch and start getting sassy because you don't like it when honest men tell you you made a bad mistake. You came on here and ask for advice. You're getting it.

Ive...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-04-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By Railman
Rest in peace Jason. I will pray that his wife &...

Rest in peace Jason. I will pray that his wife & family can also find peace in his passing.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-04-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,160
Posted By Joe Wood
Because there's nothing quite as beautiful as...

Because there's nothing quite as beautiful as clear wr cedar :-)
Forum: Electrical 05-04-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,264
Posted By manchesterspark
I will second what Tinstaafl said: Hire an...

I will second what Tinstaafl said:
Hire an electrician who is well versed in Pool Bonding!
Pool bonding is nothing to skimp on and it must be done correctly. You and your families , (not mention...
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