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Forum: Carpentry 01-27-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 7,909
Views: 1,531,875
Posted By 1985gt
It's easier to charge the homeowner, let them...

It's easier to charge the homeowner, let them take it up with the sider. Let them know first of course.

Judging by the siding guys work if he receives a invoice from "madrina's roofing company...
Forum: Roofing 01-25-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,756
Posted By 1985gt
Some will just plug them in or pay us to do it if...

Some will just plug them in or pay us to do it if it isn't convenient
Forum: General Discussion 01-21-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,763
Posted By 1985gt
I generally get them off the back of a truck that...

I generally get them off the back of a truck that just crossed the Mexican border. The pricing is great, but they sometimes have a habit of being hard to get a hold of if there is a problem with the...
Forum: Roofing 01-21-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,562
Posted By 1985gt
We are in a situation now with a commercial...

We are in a situation now with a commercial project. Roof was put on by someone else, we had been servicing it for sometime now, got a call, need someone there right away to install some roof curbs...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 01-19-2016, 08:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 11,648
Posted By 1985gt
I wouldn't use a handheld hammer drill for a 4"...

I wouldn't use a handheld hammer drill for a 4" hole
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2016, 01:01 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,893
Posted By 1985gt
I'm at the shop by 7 in the winter, 5-5:30 in the...

I'm at the shop by 7 in the winter, 5-5:30 in the summer, work till 4-6 depending on the time of year. I get a solid 3 hours worth of actual work done on any given day though...
Forum: Carpentry 01-19-2016, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7,909
Views: 1,531,875
Posted By 1985gt
Close enough!

Close enough!
Forum: Construction 01-19-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,619
Posted By 1985gt
Make sure your roofer is very very familiar with...

Make sure your roofer is very very familiar with roof top gardens. Make sure you are also and double check his work. There is a lot to issues that can come up if things are not done properly from...
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2016, 08:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,904
Posted By 1985gt
I would think for what you do one of these types...

I would think for what you do one of these types of marketing would do well. You seem to be aimed to the type of customer who likes the quick easy type of contractor so they don't have to do much...
Forum: Vehicles 01-18-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 18,204
Posted By 1985gt
You're just not applying your self enough.

You're just not applying your self enough.
Forum: General Discussion 01-17-2016, 12:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,015
Posted By 1985gt
I've never found in all my dealings a gc's...

I've never found in all my dealings a gc's estimator has any idea what real costs are involved in a specific trade.
Forum: General Discussion 01-17-2016, 12:50 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,059
Posted By 1985gt
A date? How do you have the time with the super...

A date? How do you have the time with the super awesome inventions you come up with? The drywall tools! I'm suprised you even have time for us low life's anymore. I figured you be to busy getting...
Forum: Carpentry 01-16-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 7,909
Views: 1,531,875
Posted By 1985gt
Yeah terrible they couldn't even set the outlet...

Yeah terrible they couldn't even set the outlet straight
Forum: Vehicles 01-16-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 18,204
Posted By 1985gt
I guess that movie reference was lost on you...

I guess that movie reference was lost on you...
Forum: Vehicles 01-14-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,480
Posted By 1985gt
:laughing: Many many years ago when I was...

:laughing:

Many many years ago when I was young working fast food, a couple of people put 3 small, few day old carps in one of the shift leaders truck. 1 under the seat, 1 in the engine bay, and 1...
Forum: Vehicles 01-13-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,696
Posted By 1985gt
I think they added 1 per cycinder on the 6.4s and...

I think they added 1 per cycinder on the 6.4s and both have issues if the right oil filter isn't used.
Forum: Vehicles 01-13-2016, 08:17 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,696
Posted By 1985gt
I love my duramax, no real major issues. They can...

I love my duramax, no real major issues. They can have some but they seem to be one of the more reliable light diesel engines.
Forum: Vehicles 01-12-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 18,204
Posted By 1985gt
True but that doesn't change the GVW of the...

True but that doesn't change the GVW of the truck, it will help with component wear, it will also give you a stiffer ride ect. I'd go with air bags before adding stiffer or more springs.
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,605
Posted By 1985gt
A commercial style roof drain would work well. If...

A commercial style roof drain would work well. If your worried about it freezing insulate the piping, if your really worried run a heat tape down it. Depending on how the piping is run it will never...
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,266
Posted By 1985gt
Ask for the competitions bid, cut that by 10-15%....

Ask for the competitions bid, cut that by 10-15%. Don't worry you will be fine.
Forum: Roofing 01-07-2016, 08:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,885
Posted By 1985gt
The flat roof material should run up the slope a...

The flat roof material should run up the slope a foot or so, then the felt from the sloped roof should over lap 6-12".

Anything held down with rubber washered nails and tar is the seams sounds...
Forum: Vehicles 12-31-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 18,204
Posted By 1985gt
You'd be surprised how easy it is to overload a...

You'd be surprised how easy it is to overload a 1/2 ton truck.
Forum: Vehicles 12-31-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 14,583
Posted By 1985gt
A front wheel drive truck hauling 30k on a...

A front wheel drive truck hauling 30k on a gooseneck would not be very useful.
Forum: Roofing 12-28-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,201
Posted By 1985gt
No eternabond ever... Get a roll of...

No eternabond ever...

Get a roll of coverstrip from a supply house or even Menards, strip over the seams with it, they look like the old glued seams, that pretty much shows how well their work is....
Forum: Roofing 12-14-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,037
Posted By 1985gt
200 squares is not something to cut your teeth...

200 squares is not something to cut your teeth on. If you want to do low slope projects start small, little porch roofs on a house or something of that nature.
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