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Forum: Carpentry 03-08-2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,922
Posted By ScipioAfricanus
Yes Dob, looks we are do similar thing it seems. ...

Yes Dob, looks we are do similar thing it seems.
I am do Bronze age dwelling perhaps, for local kingships and much powerful mans.

Present engaged in burial mound design for good lady of oxen...
Forum: Carpentry 03-08-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,922
Posted By mikeswoods
You may get your answers here---DIY Chatroom -...

You may get your answers here---DIY Chatroom - DIY Home Improvement Forum (http://www.diychatroom.com/)

Blue prints show all dimensions and an occasional framing detail that might not be standard...
Forum: Drywall 03-07-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,526
Posted By Golden view
It gets much better than this... When you...

It gets much better than this...

When you sub it out.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-28-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,458
Posted By Walraven
Wood pulp, formaldahyde resin, and wax. ...

Wood pulp, formaldahyde resin, and wax.
Cheap,machines well, paints REALLY well.
Used in the right situation great stuff.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-27-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,100
Posted By Inner10
I'd be a lawyer defending first time drunk...

I'd be a lawyer defending first time drunk drivers...I suspect there would be a big demand if they all got sentenced to death.
Forum: Drywall 02-24-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,574
Posted By Big Shoe
Pretty much the way it works for me. ...

Pretty much the way it works for me.

Mechanics rates are up to $110 an hour here.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-23-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,440
Posted By 480sparky
Yep. Uphill... both ways. Been there, done...

Yep. Uphill... both ways. Been there, done that. But barefoot.

I lived with my 38 siblings in a tar-papered shoebox in a culvert that flooded every time it rained. We had one bean between all...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-22-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,580
Posted By Warren
Take that all you truss roof haters!!!!

Take that all you truss roof haters!!!!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-22-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,580
Posted By Dan_Watson
The rafters should be attached to the joists and...

The rafters should be attached to the joists and the plates in addition to ties or screws. And I almost always see collar ties around here.
...
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,870
Posted By 480sparky
Dear Mr. Boyfriend; You may not realize it,...

Dear Mr. Boyfriend;

You may not realize it, but your girlfriend did not pay me with money. Instead, she offered me something even better.

If you think she overpaid me, I would be more than...
Forum: Construction 02-09-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 17,023
Posted By Framer87
Why not order the gable truss dropped 3 1/2" or...

Why not order the gable truss dropped 3 1/2" or even 5 1/2" and run lookouts on edge. We've done some OH's around 4' where we would have the gable and the first truss dropped so the lookout goes...
Forum: Technology 02-07-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 11,723
Posted By Inner10
Guess free is a bit of a stretch. :whistling

Guess free is a bit of a stretch. :whistling
Forum: Technology 02-07-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 11,723
Posted By 480sparky
There is no such thing as "the absolute best" of...

There is no such thing as "the absolute best" of anything . If there were, it would be the only one on the market.
Forum: Pest Control 01-31-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,584
Posted By griz
Are you nucking futs........... ...

Are you nucking futs...........

Gasoline?.....Not from a pro.......

Now, if you had said diesel.......you would have some credibility....


Diesel will give you time to escape.....:whistling
Forum: Business 01-19-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,948
Posted By EthanB
I wouldn't say a thing. I'd rather appear...

I wouldn't say a thing. I'd rather appear competent than generous.
Forum: Remodeling 01-12-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,250
Posted By TimNJ
Gut it. It will be cheaper and less time...

Gut it.
It will be cheaper and less time consuming in the long run along with better results and improvement to the property value.
Forum: Electrical 01-10-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,112
Posted By 480sparky
http://www.packerfastener.com/assets/pages/product...

http://www.packerfastener.com/assets/pages/products/electrical_tape.jpg
Forum: Architecture & Design 01-07-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 36,554
Posted By Tinstaafl
IMO, unless it's going to only be used by a...

IMO, unless it's going to only be used by a family of contortionists, that layout screams for an outswing door.
Forum: Carpentry 01-04-2015, 01:55 AM
Replies: 7,694
Views: 1,485,593
Posted By Golden view
127314

127314
Forum: Business 01-01-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,671
Posted By Stephen H
the way I see it is-------- as a practical...

the way I see it is--------
as a practical matter you are not going to "sell" the business.
sure---we all know a rare individual or two who has sold---- but statistically speaking--- you aren't...
Forum: Remodeling 12-07-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,587
Posted By TNTRenovate
If I don't need a plumber on the job for anything...

If I don't need a plumber on the job for anything but a swap out, I'm doing it myself. But reality around here is if the plumber is installing drain they install the tub.

It was said that they...
Forum: Business 12-05-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 11,358
Posted By 480sparky
I'd have to charge a helluva lot to provide...

I'd have to charge a helluva lot to provide receipts for a given job.

Exceedingly rare is the job where all my material is purchased during the time the work is performed. The vast majority of...
Forum: Remodeling 12-04-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,683
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
Apparently my local glass shop owns a tape...

Apparently my local glass shop owns a tape measure since they have done about 30 for me. Average glass panel in a double hung was about 45 bucks with argon and low e.
Forum: Remodeling 12-04-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,683
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
Huh? Take the insulated glass part (just...

Huh?

Take the insulated glass part (just the glass part) to any glass shop they will make you the same size glass part.
Forum: Business 11-30-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 11,358
Posted By CarpenterSFO
The homeowner has no legitimate tax reason to...

The homeowner has no legitimate tax reason to need those breakdowns, and is using the request to try to get insight into your costs, in order somehow to dispute or argue about your pricing or your...
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