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Forum: General Discussion 04-08-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,364
Posted By 480sparky
Bingo. It's a result of The WalMarting of...

Bingo. It's a result of The WalMarting of America. Low price is the only consideration. Quality, service and results are not part of the equation.
Forum: General Discussion 04-07-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,937
Posted By Tom Struble
..or overdriving the fasteners..

..or overdriving the fasteners..
Forum: General Discussion 04-07-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,937
Posted By WBailey1041
Any time I see it falling off it's due to the...

Any time I see it falling off it's due to the installer missing the studs.
Forum: General Discussion 04-05-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,716
Posted By Chris Johnson
I don't understand cash for you Americans, unless...

I don't understand cash for you Americans, unless something has changed I was always under the impression that home improvements we're a tax write off since you can pay capital gains when you sell...
Forum: General Discussion 04-04-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,937
Posted By griz
so what kind of siding do you like or prefer? ...

so what kind of siding do you like or prefer?

don't let the word vinyl be in this thread....:censored:
Forum: General Discussion 03-08-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,404
Posted By ScipioAfricanus
I know what you guys mean. Here in Southern...

I know what you guys mean.
Here in Southern California I have had to shovel nearly 3' of sunshine a day for this past winter.
It has gotten down to 40 degrees in the early mornings on several...
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,037
Posted By 480sparky
Sure he does! It's $400 less he can leach off...

Sure he does! It's $400 less he can leach off his GF.
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,056
Posted By schaefercs
First coat before tile, second coat after if I'm...

First coat before tile, second coat after if I'm doing the whole job myself.
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,481
Posted By charimon
look on the bright side now if you want one of...

look on the bright side now if you want one of his best guys just spread the rumor that you were having lunch together.
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,481
Posted By BlueRidgeGreen
He canned you for taking side work? Now...

He canned you for taking side work?

Now he's pissed because you hired his cast off?

Phuck him.:thumbsup:
(he apparently has a problem with you eating more than Ramen and maybe taking a trip...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-30-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,833,391
Posted By jb4211
When I was single and living alone I had a...

When I was single and living alone I had a Rottweiller. He was my best friend. I would take him everywhere. He went through two obedience schools: one on the leash, then off the leash. Extremely...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-26-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,833,391
Posted By Driftweed
I hate getting lied to by a supplier, then having...

I hate getting lied to by a supplier, then having to spend almost triple for materials to keep the job on schedule.

That's twice I have almost had to delay a job, so goodbye supplier.
Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,217
Posted By rex
So you went to the Philippines as an old man to...

So you went to the Philippines as an old man to find a wife?!

Hell yeah!!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-25-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,452
Posted By Eaglei
That takes awesome videos but the only drawback...

That takes awesome videos but the only drawback is it doesn't have a seat.:blink:
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,316
Posted By Robie
Oh geez... Ma'am it will be $5K to do the...

Oh geez...

Ma'am it will be $5K to do the job. It will be $8K if your husband helps.
Forum: General Discussion 06-24-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,702
Posted By Greg from K/W
If you guys are doing all that ya he is taking...

If you guys are doing all that ya he is taking advantage of you guys. He should be giving you a credit card to buy stuff or set up an account at a supply depot. Even better than that you call him and...
Forum: General Discussion 06-23-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,734
Posted By littlefred811
I'd go for water jockey or sparky. People always...

I'd go for water jockey or sparky. People always need to go to the bathroom, and like to read when they do.
No regrets being a splinter jockey, but if I could do it over again, I'd be a Coreman in...
Forum: General Discussion 06-23-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,405
Posted By Driftweed
My new employee doesn't have a cellphone. So for...

My new employee doesn't have a cellphone. So for the next few weeks, I won't have to worry. SCORE!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-23-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 9,142
Posted By Calidecks
yeah, pretty much, you know what time it is!

yeah, pretty much, you know what time it is!
Forum: General Discussion 06-23-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,734
Posted By tedanderson
Fiber optics. It's what everyone is using these...

Fiber optics. It's what everyone is using these days. Every cable company, phone company, satellite company, and wireless communications company is running their network across fiber optic cabling....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-23-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 9,142
Posted By hdavis
So you're getting a Westie and a Scottish...

So you're getting a Westie and a Scottish Terrier;)
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-22-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 156,125
Posted By RiverBG
Anybody who has any doubt about the ingenuity or...

Anybody who has any doubt about the ingenuity or the resourcefulness of a plumber never got a bill from one. :laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-22-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,833,391
Posted By m1911
I know the feeling. :blink: The guy kept...

I know the feeling. :blink:

The guy kept insisting I at least drive it. I said the body is junk, I'm not interested, and left. drove 2 hours, looked less than 2 minutes, drove back. :censored:...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-22-2014, 03:54 AM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 339,118
Posted By Reg
Did you ever have a Stretch Armstrong? Such a...

Did you ever have a Stretch Armstrong? Such a cool toy.
Forum: General Discussion 06-20-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,187
Posted By fjn
Nice to see another crew does it. :thumbsup: ...

Nice to see another crew does it. :thumbsup:


I try to have one also each Friday,I supply the grill, meat,buns if needed and one or two side. The guys bring a side or desert and it is kind of...
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