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Forum: General Discussion 05-08-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,202
Posted By heavy_d
If I was in charge of a job, MY job, that was...

If I was in charge of a job, MY job, that was already sold, contract signed, work underway, and a designer came in and started changing things, I would lose my ****.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-18-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,034
Posted By digiconsoo
Always nice to hear uplifting comments from the...

Always nice to hear uplifting comments from the King of Craigslist.
:thumbsup:
Forum: Flooring 03-17-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,945
Posted By Evan1968
How many of these outstanding qualities...

How many of these outstanding qualities installers have...(not all,but most)

..Drug addicts/alcoholics
..Lame excuses of why they cant work
..Very little pride in personal appearance
..Very...
Forum: Flooring 03-16-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,824
Posted By BKM Resilient
I do see that BS here and there and obviously...

I do see that BS here and there and obviously someone bought it because it's there. But it's wrong. It's horrible and it's stupid. The planks should be RANDOMLY staggered across the rooms with a...
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2016, 05:16 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,801
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Licensing is at best a false sense of security. ...

Licensing is at best a false sense of security.

It gives the customer that feel good thing.

Let inspectors check the work.
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2016, 01:39 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,801
Posted By Calidecks
Do you ever get the feeling that these threads...

Do you ever get the feeling that these threads are started by the higher ups knowing there will be six pages of pissing matches to increase thread counts? :laughing:
Forum: Flooring 03-10-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,945
Posted By tedanderson
Knee pads. Have a good pair of knee pads.

Knee pads. Have a good pair of knee pads.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-15-2016, 01:24 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,367
Posted By SavannahReno
“When morality comes up against profit, it is...

“When morality comes up against profit, it is seldom that profit loses.”
― Shirley Chisholm
:eek:
I must be a very moral person! :sad:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-15-2016, 10:12 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,367
Posted By TimNJ
There are some people out there whose business...

There are some people out there whose business model is:


Anything For A Buck.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-15-2016, 09:28 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,367
Posted By Tom Struble
...don't give up on the kids..there are a lot of...

...don't give up on the kids..there are a lot of good ones still:thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,465
Posted By Metro M & L
This is why change orders are paid for in full...

This is why change orders are paid for in full before executed. They would never have gotten you behind the eight ball if the first time they pulled these shenanigans you said " Yes maam that'll be...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-13-2016, 06:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,905
Posted By EricBrancard
Anyone in the trades can make a lot of money. ...

Anyone in the trades can make a lot of money. Not everyone will. Like anything else. Not every lawyer or doctor makes a lot of money either.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-13-2016, 04:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,905
Posted By jlhaslip
Follow one around for a couple of weeks. ...

Follow one around for a couple of weeks.

They go everywhere and usually come back covered in stuff they don't need.
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,286
Posted By Leo G
.308 with a 9x scope would eliminate the running...

.308 with a 9x scope would eliminate the running aspect :whistling
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-13-2016, 07:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,905
Posted By mikeswoods
Not everyone can wear plumbers pants. As my...

Not everyone can wear plumbers pants.

As my daughter once said," Dad, You will never be a REAL plumber, your butt crack doesn't show when you bend over."
Forum: Flooring 02-13-2016, 02:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,068
Posted By Frank Castle
...it's gonna give ya problems

...it's gonna give ya problems
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,221
Posted By mako1
The trusses were dumped the other side of the...

The trusses were dumped the other side of the house and had to be brought a good 50 yards around the house ,between a shed and garden then a large maple tree. 42' 10 " long with 8' ridge


Made...
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,221
Posted By SmallTownGuy
The party boat - good idea.:thumbsup: ...

The party boat - good idea.:thumbsup:

Downside: At some point, I'd just have to take that boat out with the crew and enjoy a no-wake, 24 pack rest period.

Call it a perk if you will.
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2016, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,221
Posted By mako1
Walkboard on water

I remember asking you guys advice about getting these trusses up last fall .No room for equipment so us 3 old guys had to do it by hand.42' 10" trusses with the gable s being 385#.Dumped 50 yard from...
Forum: Flooring 02-11-2016, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,068
Posted By PrecisionFloors
Nearly 30 years ago I was pestering my...

Nearly 30 years ago I was pestering my grandfather to help me buy a Mustang. The family of the girl I was dating at the time were huge into muscle cars. Her old man had a 440 Challenger, her mom...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,862
Posted By 480sparky
Egads. Doesn't anyone pay attention any more? ...

Egads. Doesn't anyone pay attention any more?
The website is for The Borneo Post.

And at the top of the page:

http://cdn.theborneopost.com/newsimages/2015/07/newlogo.png
Forum: General Discussion 01-28-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,664
Posted By Morning Wood
Tell the power company you want to do this. ...

Tell the power company you want to do this. Maybe they'll help you install it.
Forum: General Discussion 01-27-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,759
Posted By griz
evidently not at Hard Knocks State....:laughing:

evidently not at Hard Knocks State....:laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2016, 11:36 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,052
Posted By elementbldrs
I'm surprised to hear guys don't use them. I...

I'm surprised to hear guys don't use them. I always have a few in the wallet. Some days I will hand out a few dozen, other days none. When I start a new job I give one to every guy. Email and...
Forum: General Discussion 01-21-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 14,716
Posted By Bradcon
Was this a single trade contract? As in, did the...

Was this a single trade contract? As in, did the contractor just have a contract for the roof and sub it to you? If so, I never understood that. I only use subs on multi trade contracts. If someone...
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