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Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 06-19-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,957
Posted By Philament
Not to insult your intelligence, just a friendly...

Not to insult your intelligence, just a friendly reminder that if there's a cap/coating on the boards/panels you're using and you're making plugs for it you have to do sort of a reverse plug from...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 06-19-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,957
Posted By CITY DECKS INC
tapcon and plug but will have most likely make...

tapcon and plug but will have most likely make your own plug. make sure you use the phillips screw head tapcon that way your countersink does not have to be big enough to accommodate hex head. then...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 06-18-2016, 10:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,957
Posted By Lettusbee
Instead of tapcons, i like to drill a 3/16 hole,...

Instead of tapcons, i like to drill a 3/16 hole, insert solder and use grk screws. Tapcons always seem to break at the worst time. Any one else use the solder trick?
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 06-18-2016, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,957
Posted By mako1
That's what I'd do.Buy a plug cutter and make...

That's what I'd do.Buy a plug cutter and make your own.Wish I knew where all my plug cutters went over the years .They seem to disappear quicker than anything else.
Plug cutters and countersinks.
Forum: Online Leads Services 06-13-2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,843
Posted By MOTB
And today I got the following ... Thank you...

And today I got the following ...

Thank you for your interest in selling your professional services on Amazon.

I wanted to follow up with some additional information and answer any questions. ...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 06-02-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 23,439
Posted By txgencon
I've done 7'6" ceiling rough with a 7' door but...

I've done 7'6" ceiling rough with a 7' door but used a jackshaft operator.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 06-01-2016, 07:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 23,439
Posted By rrk
Can be done with 5" space, top bracket is hinged....

Can be done with 5" space, top bracket is hinged. screwdrive opener. Just called a co. near me.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 06-01-2016, 01:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,719
Posted By Calidecks
http://www.thedeckstoreonline.com/lmt-blu-mount.ht...

http://www.thedeckstoreonline.com/lmt-blu-mount.html#.V06G6GhlDMJ
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-31-2016, 11:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 23,439
Posted By MarkJames
This is the perfect time to apply the "dazed and...

This is the perfect time to apply the "dazed and confused" subcontractor response. When I start hearing crazy wishes (with tight budget), I passively disengage by design. It was hard for me at...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-31-2016, 10:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 23,439
Posted By Windwash
Looks like a vinyl sider's dream :laughing: ...

Looks like a vinyl sider's dream :laughing:

I agree with RRK.....call a garage door company and see what they can do. Usually the installers can tweak a few more inches from the specs as well.
...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-31-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 23,439
Posted By rrk
Wouldn't a quick call to a garage door company be...

Wouldn't a quick call to a garage door company be easier that asking for guesses?

The 7'5" is to lowest surface
Forum: Framing 03-04-2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,977
Posted By Warren
[QUOTE=ScipioAfricanus;4423466]For sure if it is...

[QUOTE=ScipioAfricanus;4423466]For sure if it is on the 2nd floor or higher. I hav

Andy:

I think Fez does it similar to how I do it. I just hang a wider piece of plywood from a stud so that it...
Forum: Framing 03-04-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,977
Posted By superseal
Here's a visual that may help...

Here's a visual that may help...
Forum: Framing 03-04-2016, 05:16 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,977
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Or hire a framer with at least 6 months...

Or hire a framer with at least 6 months experience.
Forum: Framing 02-24-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,801
Posted By madmax718
see? magna drill.

see? magna drill.
Forum: Framing 02-13-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,247
Posted By FramingPro
What have i gotten myself into to??

Here we go again, going to take over from another framer who was giving the builder the run around.

10k sqft of crazy roof! Almost all trusses have interior coffers!

Trusses are on site, plates...
Forum: Framing 02-11-2016, 07:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 12,709
Posted By CENTERLINE MV
I agree that one side is a regulator hip and the...

I agree that one side is a regulator hip and the other side is a bastard hip. Just finished framing an irregular hip (4.5/12 and 3/12). Here is the offset I ended up with:
...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 02-08-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,936
Posted By greg24k
I charge Tree Fitty for everything Holly...

I charge Tree Fitty for everything

Holly s^*%t, I just looked at that and last time I posted that was in 2009... I guess still works around here LOL
Forum: Framing 02-05-2016, 12:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,544
Posted By ScipioAfricanus
Sorry to say but those "plans" were offending my...

Sorry to say but those "plans" were offending my eyes.

Perhaps this will help.

Andy.
Forum: Framing 02-03-2016, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 400,595
Posted By digiconsoo
Cooking up some 21' elliptical flitch...

Cooking up some 21' elliptical flitch plates.:chef:

Welding the CNC plasma cut steel parts that bolt up in between the plywood bread.

Some renders for context.
Forum: Business 01-31-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,149
Posted By overanalyze
We have a small tools category. Any tool or...

We have a small tools category. Any tool or consumable under $500 gets put in there. If you want to track consumables better, just start a new item as an expense account.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-21-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 8,440
Posted By superseal
This just in...they upgraded the Nor'Easter to a...

This just in...they upgraded the Nor'Easter to a Southern Slider...we're all gonna die :huh:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-21-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 8,440
Posted By superseal
Looks like Philly is ground zero and with the...

Looks like Philly is ground zero and with the winds, full moon, high tide, the shore points are bound to take a lickin'

This could be a big deal with flooding, erosion and power outages.

Excuse...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 01-20-2016, 12:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,988
Posted By 480sparky
So you're making $475 a week? Seriously? ...

So you're making $475 a week?


Seriously?

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Forum: General Discussion 01-06-2016, 10:12 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,126,647
Posted By Resta
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