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Forum: Framing Today, 05:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 48
Posted By Tom M
HB&G fiberglass make huge load bearing columns. ...

HB&G fiberglass make huge load bearing columns. Solid or split I believe. Never installed the split ones. Theres also "Crown" Columns.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors Yesterday, 08:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 125
Posted By Tom M
Nightmare Bet those window sills above and lack...

Nightmare
Bet those window sills above and lack of kick out flashing on side roof is bringing water into a cavity with probably half azzed tyvek
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 92,970
Posted By Tom M
Finished a little deck. Had to work with shoddy...

Finished a little deck. Had to work with shoddy footing layout from another contractor. Would have been more enjoyable if not for the heat.

Still labor-some for one guy
Forum: Tools & Equipment Yesterday, 06:40 AM
Replies: 2,405
Views: 121,565
Posted By Tom M
I would have stayed with my Makita if the...

I would have stayed with my Makita if the batteries didnt change across the upgraded models.
Milwaukee made it very appealing to update tools with current stock of battery investment
Forum: Tools & Equipment Yesterday, 05:01 AM
Replies: 2,405
Views: 121,565
Posted By Tom M
My Milwaukee 18 brushless impact is finally...

My Milwaukee 18 brushless impact is finally crapping out. I see their are a few versions of the Fuel as well. Surge? What should I avoid and what is worth purchasing?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-10-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2,512
Views: 76,220
Posted By Tom M
Watching the made-for-tv show last night...

Watching the made-for-tv show last night surviving Epstein lifetime TV made a point of attaching Trump's picture with Epstein multiple times and once with Clinton blurry in the background.
I guess...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-09-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2,512
Views: 76,220
Posted By Tom M
Watching Barr on Levin and Surviving Epstein...

Watching Barr on Levin and Surviving Epstein simultaneously
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-09-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 570
Posted By Tom M
I looked at a house recently with a variety of...

I looked at a house recently with a variety of renovation work but the front windows were for light casements and the end flankers all on the right side would not open because I believe the framing...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-08-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2,512
Views: 76,220
Posted By Tom M
On another note a few busy days in a row and I've...

On another note a few busy days in a row and I've tuned out of the news for maybe three days and I must say I feel happier being in the dark. Lol
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-08-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2,512
Views: 76,220
Posted By Tom M
How ironic this conversation I was just about to...

How ironic this conversation I was just about to comment on the fact that it is a wish list for the controlling people in the government to eliminate cash and as of right now there should be no...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-04-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Tom M
Wild a couple of hours. Trees down everywhere....

Wild a couple of hours. Trees down everywhere. One landed on a customer's house. No one yet but damaged the back of the house and deck.
Also got several roof shingle blow offs last thing I needed,...
Forum: Masonry 08-02-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 142
Posted By Tom M
I think if your going to excavate lousy soil,...

I think if your going to excavate lousy soil, mind as well replace a dozen blocks and grout anything you can. Drain able fill and clear footing drain will solve the rest.

PS don't smack the wall...
Forum: Framing 08-01-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 252
Posted By Tom M
That's one hell of a cut to make in a fixed...

That's one hell of a cut to make in a fixed location.
Forum: Health & Safety 07-31-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By Tom M
I too had a couple of chunk carved out of my back...

I too had a couple of chunk carved out of my back likely from my days shirtless on the roof.

I've been trying to use sunblock 50 spray and a big floppy fisherman hat to cover my ear and face a...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-30-2020, 06:36 AM
Replies: 3,364
Views: 94,342
Posted By Tom M
Back off the cigars Mike. Hope its all...

Back off the cigars Mike.

Hope its all negative too
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-29-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By Tom M
I use middle as an average height then take me...

I use middle as an average height then take me assembled stairs as a unit and cut the slope before setting it in place.

If that makes sense
Forum: General Discussion 07-29-2020, 06:11 AM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 92,970
Posted By Tom M
Raising my hand..... question Tom Did you...

Raising my hand..... question Tom

Did you underpin the whole run in short sections? Any issues with shrinking from the cure?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-28-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 3,364
Views: 94,342
Posted By Tom M
Pretty tired of the excessive heat. I've been...

Pretty tired of the excessive heat. I've been outdoors all summer and on every job as pretty much had afternoon sun.

It kicks the crap out of you and slows you down big-time.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-27-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4,459
Views: 229,090
Posted By Tom M
I still love going to the Jersey shore down to...

I still love going to the Jersey shore down to the cape May Wildwood area but I hate the price tag these days. Plus the state charges you a luxury tax.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-27-2020, 04:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By Tom M
The video showed the options

The video showed the options
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-26-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By Tom M
Guardrails

Even if you don't picture frame you need to block around a post for fastening. Otherwise it's a spring board risk.

Looking at the options. They are all unfriendly for either blocking or fascia....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-26-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 1,897
Views: 97,498
Posted By Tom M
But..... Does she wear them to bed :shifty:

But..... Does she wear them to bed :shifty:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-26-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4,459
Views: 229,090
Posted By Tom M
I usually put blind Faith with the tellers at the...

I usually put blind Faith with the tellers at the bank especially these days. After 40 minutes online at the bank drive-thru yesterday the retards in front of me had a sit there and count through...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-26-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 4,459
Views: 229,090
Posted By Tom M
Unmarked? Lol

Unmarked? Lol
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 07-24-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By Tom M
No thanks, enjoy. :lol:

No thanks, enjoy. :lol:
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