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Forum: General Discussion 07-28-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 11,431
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Posted By cranbrook2
Last spring i cut a hole in my house and added a...

Last spring i cut a hole in my house and added a 10 ft window . Then i Just recently used the wood that came from the wall and built this 5 1/2 ft birdhouse . The wood is 110 years old . This bird...
Forum: General Discussion 07-26-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,073,136
Posted By jeffbudding
Wall lights under bar

Put wall lights under the bar and in the retaining wall. They are IL6 incandescent stainless steel. Some are in integrators. Everyone seems happy with the results.
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2012, 09:42 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,073,136
Posted By DaVinciRemodel
Just wanted to let Brutus know, hes not the only...

Just wanted to let Brutus know, hes not the only one doing stairs. Got the handrails done today paint on Thursday/Friday and carpet on Monday.
...
Forum: Architecture & Design 07-13-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,143
Posted By KAP
The quote that stuck out to me was "The units...

The quote that stuck out to me was "The units will likely be priced under $2,000 a month, which is the average market rent for a studio apartment in Manhattan"...

$2000 is enough for a $375,000...
Forum: Architecture & Design 07-08-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,149
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
A 12/12 pitch would be the most static as a 12/12...

A 12/12 pitch would be the most static as a 12/12 pitch is a 45 angle and in building this the stiffest of all angles.

Astrix your wrath of knowledge is through the roof.
Forum: Architecture & Design 07-08-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,149
Posted By Astrix
Static architecture are building elements that...

Static architecture are building elements that are stationary and don't move.

The opposite is kinetic architecture which are building elements that can move; like a drawbridge, or highrise...
Forum: Architecture & Design 07-08-2012, 04:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 36,738
Posted By Kent Whitten
Most of the prints I have worked off of that are...

Most of the prints I have worked off of that are drawn up by an architect have in house structural engineers or farm it out. The smaller "shops" will probably rely on prescriptive numbers.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-06-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,840
Posted By Gus Dering
That is a microwave drawer. Pretty cool option...

That is a microwave drawer. Pretty cool option when it goes in a base cabinet



Yeah, most people that aren't from this area have the same reaction. But Marin County has a lot of people with...
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 12,448
Posted By 6stringmason
As a business you should be charging customers...

As a business you should be charging customers when you have to replace things not originally figured in the estimate.

Does a mechanic go to change your brakes and throw in new tie rods for free...
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 12,448
Posted By Jaws
If I was a sub and you told me I couldn't mark up...

If I was a sub and you told me I couldn't mark up a change order I'd tell you to get :censored:


I bet you mark up your change orders.

As far as the discount, not happening either. I bid...
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 12,448
Posted By Robs660
I would say if he is doing more then he was...

I would say if he is doing more then he was contacted for would be billable. The conversation I would have would with him would be contract based. I would either offer him the option of contracting...
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 12,448
Posted By DavidC
If you hired me for siding, I would expect to do...

If you hired me for siding, I would expect to do siding. Taking the time to do a plywood or window sill repair takes my time away from siding. I would bill you for it. It's not so much nickel and...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-04-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,268
Posted By Timuhler
Rattling Dekorators

We went back to the custom (https://picasaweb.google.com/102330780814918724592/Seabeck#) we built last year to frame a set of stairs off the deck.

We put one section of rail up and the 3/4" round...
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,651
Posted By griz
Stick him in a glass of water & see what...

Stick him in a glass of water & see what happens...:whistling:laughing:
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-03-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,638
Posted By dsconstructs
I wouldn't cut into the face frame. I'd either...

I wouldn't cut into the face frame. I'd either add matching scribe molding horizontal on those edges that would give you a flush surface and barely seen behind your added moldings. Or matching skin...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-02-2012, 07:27 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,572
Posted By Spencer
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Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2012, 06:32 AM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,073,136
Posted By Tinstaafl
Temporarily nail a 2x4 to the fascia, and rest...

Temporarily nail a 2x4 to the fascia, and rest your ladder on that. :thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 07-01-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,073,136
Posted By ohiohomedoctor
The lesson here is NEVER take a picture of a...

The lesson here is NEVER take a picture of a ladder.
Forum: General Discussion 07-01-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,073,136
Posted By Brutus
Ladder isn't set up properly, Nick.... :whistling...

Ladder isn't set up properly, Nick.... :whistling


Three rungs above, and tied off.
Forum: General Discussion 06-30-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,073,136
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
:eek:Give your mom back her vacuum cleaner...

:eek:Give your mom back her vacuum cleaner cord:whistling Yes:thumbsup: That sound is your compressor gaging for power and the slow burn going on. Airhose is a lot cheaper than power cord. Leo's way...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-30-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,419
Posted By pinwheel
Second half of the week, found us in Illinois,...

Second half of the week, found us in Illinois, working on the 1800's victorian. Same home as the front porch handrails in the other thread. This is the stairway leading to the basement. I was...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-29-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 27,896
Posted By aptpupil
this is the key here. it's going to take...

this is the key here. it's going to take cooperation from those in power to get any of our problems solved.
obama and the dems may have tried to solve it, but we're not there yet. still plenty of...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-29-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 27,896
Posted By Oconomowoc
One thing that never gets mentioned is it's quite...

One thing that never gets mentioned is it's quite possible for America to have the greatest national healthcare in the world. I do believe we have what it takes. What if?

What if we lead by...
Forum: General Discussion 06-29-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,621
Posted By TxElectrician
I'll be hanging around the house with a water...

I'll be hanging around the house with a water hose and broom in case any idiots start shooting off fireworks. As dry as we are I can't believe the county hasn't put a ban on them again this year.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-29-2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 517
Views: 27,896
Posted By hdrider_chgo
That's right, it's going to be chaos for a number...

That's right, it's going to be chaos for a number of years. Of course all other industrialized countries figured this all out a long time ago (single payer system) and have dramatically lower health...
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