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Forum: Framing 11-07-2016, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,646
Posted By CharlieDelta
You'd be stupid to not have GL regardless of if...

You'd be stupid to not have GL regardless of if it "required"...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 03-19-2016, 04:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,379
Posted By CITY DECKS INC
Looks good but 6days.... You were short handed or...

Looks good but 6days.... You were short handed or getting old....lol
Forum: Sandblasting 02-19-2016, 12:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,230
Posted By m1911
Wait for it...

Wait for it...
Forum: Drywall 01-24-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,540
Posted By Golden view
If I did that I'd have 60% of the mud on the...

If I did that I'd have 60% of the mud on the floor and end up hanging myself with the rope.
Forum: General Discussion 01-17-2016, 11:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,789
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
House needs tore down.

House needs tore down.
Forum: General Discussion 12-22-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 21,391
Posted By Spencer
No offense to anyone but I despise when people...

No offense to anyone but I despise when people think of me as "handyman."

To me it just has a "cheap" "skill lacking" connotation, coming from the people who use the term in reference to...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2015, 01:03 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,238
Posted By Calidecks
Hurry up and do that wall, it's gotta take a...

Hurry up and do that wall, it's gotta take a while to get a court order to tell you you can't. Hall buns and start at 4am.
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2015, 12:22 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,238
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
The stupid crap that people invent to make their...

The stupid crap that people invent to make their lives more interesting is unbelievable to me!
Does the neighbour work a 9-5 job? I'd just do your thing while he's at work, and play dumb when he...
Forum: Framing 12-08-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,494
Posted By Golden view
14' is a pretty long span for 2x8. I bet that's...

14' is a pretty long span for 2x8. I bet that's why they are doubled.

At the end of the day, I bet you are fine. The doubling does help, and a lot of the requirements are very conservative and...
Forum: Framing 12-07-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,134
Posted By Anti-wingnut
Nails into hoses is dumb

Nails into hoses is dumb
Forum: Business 12-01-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,534
Posted By dsconstructs
Right. Whenever something is up for variables...

Right. Whenever something is up for variables I'll have that discussion with the HO. Let them make a decision if they'd like, otherwise if they don't have an opinion I'll use my best judgement. But...
Forum: Business 11-30-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,534
Posted By Calidecks
Hell I'm getting to where I know from our first...

Hell I'm getting to where I know from our first phone call.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-29-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,539
Posted By griz
I used to have, maybe still do, a chunk of...

I used to have, maybe still do, a chunk of 1"steel plate, about 4"x8", w/a handle welded to it for my helper.

Came in handy for holding plans down also.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-29-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,539
Posted By mnld
It's obviously a stand to hold one of these.

It's obviously a stand to hold one of these.
Forum: Framing 11-23-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,672
Posted By thehockeydman
Terminology is really area dependant. By the...

Terminology is really area dependant. By the "book," definitions are:

King studs: full length, plate to plate.

Trimmer/Jack Studs: Plate to header

Cripple Studs: Plate to sill

Yet around...
Forum: Framing 11-23-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,672
Posted By A&E Exteriors
Those are cripples

Those are cripples
Forum: Drywall 10-28-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 15,191
Posted By mnld
Mesh, straight flex, and corner trowels.........

Mesh, straight flex, and corner trowels...... This one went south fast....:D:D
Forum: Business 10-27-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,328
Posted By TxElectrician
You dont go into a business partnership to help...

You dont go into a business partnership to help someone out.
Forum: Framing 10-23-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,978
Posted By rustyjames
I'd have plates welded to the bottom flange with...

I'd have plates welded to the bottom flange with two thru bolts to the column to make that connection.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-22-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,832
Posted By TempestV
My experience is that high quality synthetic oil...

My experience is that high quality synthetic oil and premium gas makes small engines run much more reliably.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-20-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,917
Posted By Tom Struble
..that should buff out..

..that should buff out..
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-17-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,917
Posted By Caslon
A prior finish paint was sprayed on first. It...

A prior finish paint was sprayed on first. It wasn't a primer. Get the hell over that. Unless the boards were bare, spraying on a first finish coat would provide a surface for the second sprayed on...
Forum: Masonry 10-15-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,700
Posted By fjn
Working concrete alone is just like one hand...

Working concrete alone is just like one hand clapping,not very effective.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 10-14-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,726
Posted By CompleteW&D
Do you regularly do siding? Are you a contractor...

Do you regularly do siding? Are you a contractor or a homeowner?
Forum: General Discussion 10-13-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,319
Posted By antonioooooooo
I knew a guy from high school working at the home...

I knew a guy from high school working at the home depot in the flooring department. From what I remember, the only thing he knew about flooring was probably what was the most comfortable to pass out...
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