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Forum: Business 05-26-2017, 11:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,309
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I think it's a lack of communication with the...

I think it's a lack of communication with the employees. If they started with you working side by side with them, they see you now spending less time on site. Obviously that is none of their...
Forum: General Discussion 05-26-2017, 12:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,648
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
Like Griz said, double check your glue and make...

Like Griz said, double check your glue and make sure it's suitable for the substrate as well. The water based type won't work with certain substrates ie. green board.
I found my track saw worked...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-25-2017, 09:04 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,832,168
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Forum: Tiling 05-18-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,437
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
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https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170519/d3c33eef6f118b0c2b79b73a73704f28.jpg
It gives those little mosaic tiles a solid base when you cut them. This one is made by Montolit.



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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-18-2017, 09:26 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,832,168
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
They are saying it's suicide. It hard to imagine...

They are saying it's suicide. It hard to imagine that a guy who reached such success as him would feel there was no other way.
That's really sad though.


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Forum: Remodeling 05-18-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,408
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
There are hollow wall anchors just for that...

There are hollow wall anchors just for that application, they bridge the gap between the fibreglass and the drywall. I can't remember the name off the top of my head, but I bet you could google it. ...
Forum: General Discussion 05-18-2017, 09:43 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 7,725
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I think it just shows how that person views...

I think it just shows how that person views themselves, and you. IMO if they won't let you use the bathroom, they think you aren't good enough to pee where they pee. That's pretty messed up if you...
Forum: Tiling 05-16-2017, 10:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,437
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
You'll make your money back in 2 jobs easy....

You'll make your money back in 2 jobs easy. Having a mosaic mat is helpful for the sheets of tiny tiles. My sigma can cut as little as 3/4" off a tile, sometimes less if it's a soft ceramic.

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Forum: Tiling 05-14-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,437
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I believe it cuts up to 12", just barely though. ...

I believe it cuts up to 12", just barely though.


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Forum: Masonry 05-14-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,062
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
Very nice! Are those corner stones that wrap...

Very nice!
Are those corner stones that wrap around the existing brick at the hearth, or do they just extend past them?


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Forum: Tiling 05-13-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,437
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I have the smallest Sigma cutter for...

I have the smallest Sigma cutter for backsplashes, it works great.


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Forum: Business 05-13-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,954
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I agree, you need her to commit to what her exact...

I agree, you need her to commit to what her exact issues are and fix them immediately. If that truly was her problem then it's done, if she comes up with more excuses then you know she doesn't want...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-10-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 13,394
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
That makes sense. Even still, when a guy comes to...

That makes sense. Even still, when a guy comes to you asking to build him something like this how do you give him even a ballpark estimate? Or is this the old " if you have to ask what it costs you...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-09-2017, 11:36 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 13,394
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
This is amazing, you really know your stuff. ...

This is amazing, you really know your stuff.
How do you even begin to bid on something like this?


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-07-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,832,168
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
There are systems to protect people from this...

There are systems to protect people from this exact thing. Is this person next of kin to your grandmother?


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Forum: General Discussion 05-06-2017, 03:47 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 41,588
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
"You might as well get the materials, you...

"You might as well get the materials, you probably get a better price on them anyways"
Yes I do, but you're not getting that price!


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Forum: General Discussion 05-05-2017, 01:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,124
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
Received a new deal today

If you are unlicensed, uninsured, don't pay taxes, and the job goes perfectly then $27 is barely suitable.


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Forum: Marketing & Sales 05-03-2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,535
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I had a guy (a dirt farmer) tell me that "a good...

I had a guy (a dirt farmer) tell me that "a good Carpenter can hang xx doors in a day, so that means you want to make $100/hour!"
It's the best when they do your estimate for you.


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Forum: Carpentry 05-03-2017, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8,101
Views: 1,555,450
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
That there is called the "reverse birdsmouth" you...

That there is called the "reverse birdsmouth" you use it when you want to waste a bunch of time for no reason.


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Forum: Plumbing 05-03-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,941
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
Is the hot shut off on the control valve of the...

Is the hot shut off on the control valve of the shower assembly?


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Forum: New Member Introductions 05-02-2017, 12:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 907
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I've used BTDT in edmonton quite a bit. More...

I've used BTDT in edmonton quite a bit.
More flexibility when it comes to swapping out bins is a big one for me. I hate having to wait a day to get it swapped.


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Forum: Marketing & Sales 05-02-2017, 12:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,535
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
It just usually means that they are fishing for a...

It just usually means that they are fishing for a discount.


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Forum: Business 05-02-2017, 12:31 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,164
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
Is having signage on his completed dock a...

Is having signage on his completed dock a possibility? Get him to agree to have your sign up for a certain amount of time, and knock down his price a bit?


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Forum: General Discussion 05-02-2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,813
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I can't even imagine being that unprepared to do...

I can't even imagine being that unprepared to do a job.....he knew he was going to be stealing stuff, why not bring gloves or a hat?? I guess that's why I don't have to steal other people's stuff to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-01-2017, 12:00 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,370
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
The corded rigid actually blew me away how nice...

The corded rigid actually blew me away how nice it is. Compact little case with lots of accessories.


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