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Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-24-2017, 09:09 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By overanalyze
I think I am going the dry route and getting the...

I think I am going the dry route and getting the Metabo track grinder setup for my next job.
Forum: Vehicles 10-23-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,643
Posted By decksterdecks
Get a utility trailer for tools and keep the bed...

Get a utility trailer for tools and keep the bed open. Get a larger capacity axke(s) and larger size than you can fill so you can throw materials in if it rains. Leave the bed of the truck open for...
Forum: Tiling 10-19-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,412
Posted By RookiePlumber
Medicine cabinet install over tile

Major blunder.... my first time tiling. I started the vanity side and then worked an opposite wall. Didnít do the math right. Lesson learned. All other grout lines are golden.


Sent from my...
Forum: Drywall 10-15-2017, 08:35 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 14,900
Posted By Texas Wax
In terms of 'Glory Jobs' in the trades, LOL that...

In terms of 'Glory Jobs' in the trades, LOL that feeling is short lived. A good clean tight hanging job is more beautiful than the final product, IMO. Satisfaction comes from what you get...
Forum: Tiling 10-04-2017, 07:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,127
Posted By TNTRenovate
So because I don't agree with you I didn't read...

So because I don't agree with you I didn't read the article. I have actually read this article many times.

Notice how it says 2 layers of "SHEATHING". Concrete backer is not sheathing. Like I...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-01-2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,863
Posted By Hanman
Useful forearm sleeve idea?

So I've had this idea for years, and after much searching I haven't been able to find what I'm looking for that's already been made and have decided to make one myself.

My idea is a forearm...
Forum: Tiling 09-28-2017, 09:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,127
Posted By TNTRenovate
Mix thinset per the manufacturer's directions....

Mix thinset per the manufacturer's directions. Making it thin to work it's way into cracks means that it will not perform as designed.
Forum: Tiling 09-27-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,275
Posted By TNTRenovate
Keens last longer than Redwings. I go through a...

Keens last longer than Redwings. I go through a pair of Redwings in less than a year. Keens will last at least a year.

These are what you want:
...
Forum: Flooring 09-23-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,780
Posted By Hanman
I apologize, I was afraid I didn't explain that...

I apologize, I was afraid I didn't explain that very well. yes, addition is 18' wide, extends out 12'. The slope on the original stucture comes from the orginal basement walls. An old house that...
Forum: Flooring 09-23-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,780
Posted By Metro M & L
Cut shims out of 2x4, 12 or 16 inch on center, -...

Cut shims out of 2x4, 12 or 16 inch on center, - 3/4 inch. Then deck the whole thing in 3/4 plywood.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-23-2017, 07:41 AM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By Inner10
I was on a job where they had a minimum of 4 of...

I was on a job where they had a minimum of 4 of those running at the same time...they are LOUD.
Forum: Tiling 09-10-2017, 12:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,801
Posted By Calidecks
That's bad ass! Mike. _______________ ...

That's bad ass!


Mike.
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Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-04-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By J L
Craigslist score today. TS55, trion jig saw,...

Craigslist score today. TS55, trion jig saw, of1400 with a bunch of bits, and an ets150/3401042
Forum: Tiling 09-04-2017, 07:18 AM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,295
Posted By Hagertile
Completed they were very happy with the results

Completed they were very happy with the results
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-03-2017, 12:40 AM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By hdavis
Won't even cut a desk.:whistling

Won't even cut a desk.:whistling
Forum: Tiling 09-02-2017, 04:17 AM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,295
Posted By Hagertile
Proud of this one completed yesterday

First retail job that i got subbing from major outlet:thumbsup:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-23-2017, 09:35 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By Inner10
When I first stocked up on systainers I did the...

When I first stocked up on systainers I did the same thing, next thing I had a whole bunch of different ones with a few gadgets in each; but eventually I ripped out all the dice and just left a sheet...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-13-2017, 07:49 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 20,063
Posted By rhyler1
I was actually searching to see if anyone had a...

I was actually searching to see if anyone had a lead on an attachment that you can attach to a DeWalt cordless impact. So tired of trying to find tips in my pocket. Don't know why someone can't come...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-10-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By The.Handyman
It is the exact same nail gun as the DeWalt. Uses...

It is the exact same nail gun as the DeWalt. Uses the same DeWalt batteries just relabeled Bostitch. You can get it now if you want it. Just a different shade of yellow.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-03-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By Robie
Picked this up today for my light pole. Topaz. ...

Picked this up today for my light pole. Topaz.

5400 lumens.

The elements of the 500w incandescents are too fragile and were always breaking.

395906
Forum: Tiling 07-22-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,915
Posted By tjbnwi
Waterproofing?

My SIL texted me a few weeks back that her shower was leaking onto the kitchen ceiling. I was doing the other shower I posted about in Denver, finally got to look at it last night.

I'm thinking...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-20-2017, 06:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,269
Posted By Inner10
I have the DeWalt SDS Max and SDS Plus cordless,...

I have the DeWalt SDS Max and SDS Plus cordless, both perform very well. I scrapped my old Hilti cordless and don't miss it.
Forum: Tiling 07-11-2017, 01:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,044
Posted By overanalyze
I have used durabond without any issues. ...

I have used durabond without any issues.

You could also use Densglass type exterior rated gypsum sheeting. We used it as the ceiling in a covered patio. We skimmed it with durabond and then...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-07-2017, 09:53 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,517
Posted By rrk
I tried Proknees and did not like them they made...

I tried Proknees and did not like them they made my feet hurt. My feet were bending a certain way and causing even more problems.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-02-2017, 06:31 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,517
Posted By pinwheel
They've extended my floor laying career by about...

They've extended my floor laying career by about 7 years now. I was seriously at the point of looking for a different career. I came onto CT & asked what's the best money can buy. At that time, they...
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