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Forum: Finish Carpentry 05-02-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 20,399
Posted By Ninjaframer
Who's seen the big gauge or scrape across the...

Who's seen the big gauge or scrape across the door because some dumb A put a nail through the pocket.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 05-02-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,129
Posted By Jaws
:laughing::laughing::laughing:

:laughing::laughing::laughing:
Forum: Remodeling 04-19-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 23,986
Posted By jimAKAblue
Be careful about confusing the terms. Fire...

Be careful about confusing the terms. Fire blocking is really draft stopping. The "fire blocks" don't really stop fires, they block air.
Forum: Roofing 04-14-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 28,633
Posted By TNTRenovate
If their is adequate ventilation, then more won't...

If their is adequate ventilation, then more won't do anything to prevent the moisture. You really need to address the heat loss at the source. Sealing all areas of penetration would be the first...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 04-14-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,485
Posted By Sir Mixalot
I give a one year labor warranty on my exterior...

I give a one year labor warranty on my exterior paint jobs and repairs. And then whatever the paint manufacture warranty is. Which is a big selling point for me. Because the paint I use comes with a...
Forum: Roofing 04-14-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 28,633
Posted By Handyman3970
Hmmm, if these guys are worried about...

Hmmm, if these guys are worried about condensation I think they should be adding some ventilation not more layers of felt.
Am I wrong?
Forum: Roofing 04-14-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 28,633
Posted By jmiller
Warm air passing through the drywall will...

Warm air passing through the drywall will condense on the underside of the sheathing, NOT on the shingle side (cold side/top) of the sheathing.
Forum: Roofing 04-14-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 28,633
Posted By TNTRenovate
http://arrowheadroofing.com/news/roofing-felt-its-...

http://arrowheadroofing.com/news/roofing-felt-its-real-purpose/

Hmmmm? Google search much? :laughing:
Forum: Masonry 04-13-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,727
Posted By proremodelers1
I have to quote this from video "dont worry about...

I have to quote this from video "dont worry about work were buss now" HAHAHAHA :laughing::laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,470
Posted By overanalyze
Agree with BC. We do small odd jobs for our good...

Agree with BC. We do small odd jobs for our good clients. That ranges from replacing kitchen sinks to installing dimmers, and adding new outlets. We will do all our electric and plumbing for our...
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2012, 11:16 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,470
Posted By BC Carpenter
I think if you are working for homeowners, it is...

I think if you are working for homeowners, it is not a bad thing to do a variety of stuff.

Call yourself a handyman, or electrician that does other home improvements, whatever you want.

I'm a...
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,285
Posted By BonnieLowe
"Yabba-dabba-doo!" Check out this house!

Did you watch "The Flintstones"?

Check out this amazing house that's for sale:

Flintstones House (http://www.boredpanda.com/dick-clarks-flinstones-inspired-home-malibu/)

What a fun place to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-11-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 12,752
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) 04-10-2012, 11:00 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,052
Posted By griz
You guys are funny. He's still outside drinking....

You guys are funny. He's still outside drinking. Mom say's I should go to bed before he sees this. Kick his a^^ for me.He needs it.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-10-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,052
Posted By griz
Griz's Birthday

Hey guys,
My name is Abbey and I am Griz's daughter. Today is his birthday. He's 59 years old. Family and friends took him to dinner and tried to get him drunk. I've never seen anybody get my Dad...
Forum: Roofing 04-10-2012, 09:51 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 28,633
Posted By Tinstaafl
Many of the synthetics actually offer far more...

Many of the synthetics actually offer far more traction when wet than felt, and are tear-resistant as well. The only downside is that they do tend to be more expensive, so a lot of builders elect to...
Forum: Roofing 04-10-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 28,633
Posted By katoman
Yes, we ice and water the start. Sometimes two...

Yes, we ice and water the start. Sometimes two rows. But you are not supposed to do the whole roof. This will trap moisture and lead to the sheathing rotting.
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 04-07-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,106
Posted By loneframer
The majority of threads that are moderated here...

The majority of threads that are moderated here are done so after a report from a board member, not on a willy-nilly whim of a staff member. In most cases, all actions are discussed in the staff area...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 03-31-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 11,081
Posted By EthanB
Last time a guy told me that in the first phone...

Last time a guy told me that in the first phone call I gave him a counter-offer. "How about you pay me 50% MORE than I charge and I'll do an even better job on the next project you hire me for?".
...
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 02-10-2012, 11:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,574
Posted By VinylHanger
You must be. My question is "What are the...

You must be.

My question is "What are the real world ramifications for a home owner if their house tests positive for lead. How will that effect the resale value of the home." This seems to be a...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,499
Posted By Winchester
Media Response to Anita Li, from the Toronto Star...

Media Response to Anita Li, from the Toronto Star

Since you took the time to email us with your requests like we asked, Iíll take the time to give you an honest follow-up response. Youíll have to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,499
Posted By TheItalian204
TNT thanks for post,totally agree with you. ...

TNT thanks for post,totally agree with you.

If he had gun cocked up to her head,then I would say guy is unstable...

I think he has every right to punish his child and if you guys reviewed his...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,499
Posted By TNTRenovate
I am 100% behind the guy. Good kids come from bad...

I am 100% behind the guy. Good kids come from bad parents and bad kids come from good parents. It's the result of free will. I have three daughters all raised by me and my wife. They are 12, 10 and...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-10-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 22,028
Posted By GRB
That's why I make the help buy their own hand...

That's why I make the help buy their own hand tools. No excuse for them not to have the basics.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,851
Posted By Winchester
Freaking lame. I remember when I first made...

Freaking lame.

I remember when I first made my provincial soccer team.

At the first practice the coach said something like "I still think we have too many people" and gave us the hardest...
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