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Forum: Flooring 01-23-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,694
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
I would say No, the intricacies of hardwood,...

I would say No, the intricacies of hardwood, knowledge and experience touching hardwood floor, not something you just hit the ground running.
Forum: Landscaping 01-23-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,717
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
Here in Florida I'm not too thrilled about metal...

Here in Florida I'm not too thrilled about metal handles, fiberglass is ok. Use to love craftsman warranty but rigid has lifetime warranty for shovels etc. so what if they brake, return it.
Forum: Flooring 01-22-2016, 07:29 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,694
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
That's way overboard in order to get work. File...

That's way overboard in order to get work. File it in distant memory file. Breathing chemicals goes through kidneys? So damage has already occurred. I think I have just calculated your situation into...
Forum: Flooring 01-20-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,694
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
What about polishing, staining? Everything but...

What about polishing, staining? Everything but the epoxies,etc.
Forum: Tiling 01-20-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,627
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
Case by case basis. Walls, I wouldn't touch,...

Case by case basis. Walls, I wouldn't touch, floors, commercial restaurants are messy, night work. Make sure there's extra tile if you slip and factor into cost. We have doubled segmented blades...
Forum: Contractor Swap 01-19-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,465
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
UShip! I was ready to go to Arkansas from Florida...

UShip! I was ready to go to Arkansas from Florida to pick up ride on scraper. Uship bid was 1k back in the day fuel was double. Brought it to my door, zero driving fatigue and zero time off. Someone...
Forum: Tiling 01-17-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,937
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
I would just be happy to know Russia changed the...

I would just be happy to know Russia changed the coordinates of any icbm's aimed directly at it.
Forum: Flooring 01-17-2016, 05:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
I would not have thought to cut further in(1/2")...

I would not have thought to cut further in(1/2") nor it releasing. So the base ingredients are probably same as Elmers.

We cut center, then triangle the ends for glue down. Still a pain not to...
Forum: Health & Safety 01-17-2016, 05:23 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,897
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
My friend who's in nuclear medicine says every...

My friend who's in nuclear medicine says every man will develop prostate cancer if they live long enough. That was about 10 years ago he said that.
Forum: Flooring 01-17-2016, 05:14 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
I agree, how is the repair done with all joints...

I agree, how is the repair done with all joints glued? Koolglide heat tape?

And you use just exterior grade wood glue? I guess it's not as rigid as I was thinking.
Forum: Health & Safety 01-16-2016, 09:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,897
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
We are in a time where we can solve this issue,...

We are in a time where we can solve this issue, with computers, learning how the brain works, genetics, high tech machinery, A lot of new information is being developed. Some scientists are doing...
Forum: Flooring 01-16-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
My brother had Saltillo in Deerfield, that style...

My brother had Saltillo in Deerfield, that style is dated.

So, for hardwood floating. The designed fold n lock I guess is ok, but for plain tongue and groove which some manufacturers say can also...
Forum: Flooring 01-15-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
Metro- I didn't factor in your location, nor your...

Metro- I didn't factor in your location, nor your parameter of product specific product. The different markets do affect what's going down and a need for adaptation and efficiency.
Forum: Flooring 01-15-2016, 09:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
There is a difference between you two. ...

There is a difference between you two.

Paul, you make lots of money installing floating floors, you give the customer the option.

Metro, I can't prove, but I'm sure you have lost a lot of jobs...
Forum: Flooring 01-15-2016, 06:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
They do have their place(on floors, not in...

They do have their place(on floors, not in garbage) I have seen/heard a few. I actually will stop and tap on floors(vinyl as well) to see if their glued down. I know the laminate guy at the shop has...
Forum: Flooring 01-14-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
What about "creaking" noises? We installed a...

What about "creaking" noises? We installed a hardwood floating, customer complained, I don't know what the outcome was, but has that noise issue been resolved?
Forum: Flooring 01-13-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
Today in the showroom I walked on floating...

Today in the showroom I walked on floating laminate with my work boots, sounded like crap, the hardwood we glued down sounded firm. So the customer gets a voice in it also. I think walking on...
Forum: Flooring 01-10-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
It's weird, yesterday at coffee shop I have to...

It's weird, yesterday at coffee shop I have to tap on sheet vinyl floor with my fingernail to see if it sounds floating or not. Probably doesn't make noise for fiberglass back, not sure.

We just...
Forum: Flooring 01-10-2016, 08:03 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,074
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
I dislike floating floors, they sound hollow,...

I dislike floating floors, they sound hollow, what's going on under there is what I ask myself. What is hidden?

Paul, are the Pergo straps helpful for this method? Same way original pergo went...
Forum: HVAC 01-09-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,510
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
I use the pleats, 1" but I need to get two inch...

I use the pleats, 1" but I need to get two inch width to increase surface area. I will end up moving so I'm not changing design, bigger wouldn't work, it's sandwiched between ceiling and roof.
...
Forum: HVAC 01-09-2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,510
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
I think central ac should run continuously in...

I think central ac should run continuously in order to capture anything floating.

My ac blinks red 8? Times when I pass by I notice, it means there's a flow restriction I assume, so I change the...
Forum: Flooring 01-08-2016, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,175
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
This is CFI http://www.cfiinstallers.com/

This is CFI

http://www.cfiinstallers.com/
Forum: HVAC 01-08-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,510
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
I think it's extremely difficult to clean air...

I think it's extremely difficult to clean air inside the home. With pets, the wife likes to open windows in nice weather-boom, that's spring time when pollen flows right in the home.

We just...
Forum: Flooring 01-08-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,175
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
Just trying to maximize my potential however...

Just trying to maximize my potential however possible thru knowledge.
Forum: HVAC 01-08-2016, 02:04 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,510
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
Could be Neanderthal genes. ...

Could be Neanderthal genes.

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/01/07/462132043/itchy-eyes-sneezing-maybe-blame-that-allergy-on-neanderthals
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