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Forum: Health & Safety 06-03-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 301
Posted By tgeb
Never trust a hydraulic jack.

I have a 3 ton floor jack that I've used for years, never had an issue.

Yesterday that sob turned on me.

Now I ain't dumb enough to get under a vehicle without jack stands so don't think that...
Forum: General Discussion 06-01-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 449
Posted By 480sparky
How to Screw a Contractor: Lesson No. 28394.

Last week, I got a text message. Guy wanted some work done and asked if I had time to stop by and take a look. I said it would be later in the week before I could get there to eyeball it.

He...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-28-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 339
Posted By Windowcentric
Total Lawlessness in Minnesota

the cop was clearly wrong and should go to jail.
however, there is absolutely no excuse for burning down buildings and robbing stores.
black lives matter is a terrorist group in my opinion and...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 893
Posted By hdavis
How you handle a call back can improve your...

How you handle a call back can improve your reputation compared to having no call backs.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-23-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 916
Views: 153,375
Posted By Lettusbee
ESPECIALLY Contractors. I avoid that area...

ESPECIALLY Contractors.

I avoid that area like it's a COVID hotspot.

Unless I am actually buying enough to warrant a forklift.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-18-2020, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 436,012
Posted By Robie
For some time, many of us have wondered just who...

For some time, many of us have wondered just who is Jack Schitt?

Now through the marvel of the internet, I'm able to fill in this info at last.

We find ourselves at a loss when someone says,...
Forum: Roofing 05-07-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By Tinstaafl
Thanks for posting on ContractorTalk.com. The...

Thanks for posting on ContractorTalk.com. The Moderators of this forum would prefer that you post Do It Yourself related topics on our sister site www.DIYChatroom.com (http://www.DIYChatroom.com)
...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-07-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 436,012
Posted By dayexco
Well, I'm in the hospital. [emoji30] This has not...

Well, I'm in the hospital. [emoji30] This has not been a good day. After spending the last 2 1/2 months quarantined inside the house, limited contact with my family or friends since mid March......
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-06-2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 916
Views: 153,375
Posted By tgeb
I watched this guy and lady load long lumber in...

I watched this guy and lady load long lumber in the back of his shortbed f150.

I could see that he stacked the shorter lumber on top of the long stuff, I thought maybe he had enough weight to hold...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-03-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 536
Posted By rblakes1
https://youtu.be/9JxhTnWrKYs -Rich

https://youtu.be/9JxhTnWrKYs

-Rich
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-03-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 536
Posted By griz
about the same here, 25-30 years ago... ...

about the same here, 25-30 years ago...

vaguely recall calling cards
Forum: General Discussion 05-02-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,245
Posted By 480sparky
You should be making up at rough. Bang on boxes,...

You should be making up at rough. Bang on boxes, drill holes, pull NM, make everything up.

You're spending way too much time marking every cable in every box. Time better spent just making the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-02-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By 480sparky
Look at this Sa-Weeeet Receptacle!

https://www.dailyhaha.com/_pics/who-likes-honey.jpg
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-30-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 511
Posted By tgeb
Batteries caused house fire!

A contractor friend and neighbor of mine had his house catch fire yesterday.
It started in his garage and the fire department determined that his Milwaukee batteries, that he had put on charge in...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-28-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,234
Posted By avenge
Prayers please

So my daughter Kayla who is only 26 years old has been struggling with alcohol addiction had to have surgery for a bleeding blood clot in her brain. We can't see her due to the covid 19 after 7 hours...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-27-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 436,012
Posted By Robie
The Haircut Blessed are those that can give...

The Haircut

Blessed are those that can give without remembering and take without forgetting.

One day a florist went to a barber for a haircut. After the cut, he asked about his bill, and the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-24-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By Easy Gibson
Yeah, time flies, man. hah

Yeah, time flies, man. hah
Forum: Electrical 04-23-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By KAP
Well, they saved up for the...

Well, they saved up for the vanity/lights/install... guess they'll have to save up for the electrician...

Besides, didn't they just get a big check that they didn't have before?
Forum: Tiling 04-23-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 115
Posted By Tinstaafl
What do you actually do for a living, Matt?

What do you actually do for a living, Matt?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-22-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,057
Posted By NYgutterguy
Guy at the supply house has always been a...

Guy at the supply house has always been a germaphobe. I always go in for the handshake and he attempts the fist bump. Always an awkward exchange.

Once the covid came around he switched to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-22-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,057
Posted By Robie
I'm gonna hate to see that go away. I greet...

I'm gonna hate to see that go away. I greet everyone with a handshake, including friends I see a lot.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-22-2020, 04:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 351
Posted By rrk
remember how Lisa said it ? Hootersville

remember how Lisa said it ?


Hootersville
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-22-2020, 02:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,057
Posted By KAP
The sign business sure hasn't been lacking for...

The sign business sure hasn't been lacking for work...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-22-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 351
Posted By TimNJ
Sad Day, Eb is Dead

Rip Tom Lester.

Aside from "Mrs. Douglas", I think Eb was one of my favorite characters on Green Acres....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-19-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By Tinstaafl
I'd suggest you keep your speculation in the...

I'd suggest you keep your speculation in the stock market.

The only "certain group" here with any say in such matters is the moderation team, and the only special interest they really pay much...
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