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Forum: Low Voltage 07-29-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,078
Posted By Hardly Working
Thanks for the input. I previously had Comcast...

Thanks for the input. I previously had Comcast now with Frontier. Comcast constantly dropping the signal due to a broke wire from the ped. Other than an equipment difference the signal has been great...
Forum: Low Voltage 07-25-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,078
Posted By Hardly Working
To Amplify or Not Amplify

So help me out a little. Here’s a little back story.

I’m a construction manager for a residential home builder. We had a customer move from one of our previous houses (7years old) into a new...
Forum: Electrical 02-04-2018, 09:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,052
Posted By Hardly Working
Wet Locations and GFCI’s Code Help

So to be specific about my question. My inspector is calling me out on my shower can lights. The trims are plastic but he stating that they need to be GFCI protected. All he’s been telling me is...
Forum: Electrical 01-07-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,878
Posted By Hardly Working
We run cable to a “OnQ” panel with smurf tube...

We run cable to a “OnQ” panel with smurf tube running from top to bottom on the house just in case they want more drops. We run RG6 & cat6 to the living room, rec room and master bedroom standard.
Forum: General Discussion 01-07-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 448,414
Posted By Hardly Working
From March 1, 2017 until February 1, 2018 14...

From March 1, 2017 until February 1, 2018 14 houses averaging 95-125 days. From first scratch for foundation to key release.
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,234
Posted By Hardly Working
Holy crap if he's a millennial someone hire him...

Holy crap if he's a millennial someone hire him quick. He actually WANTS to work. Nothing makes an employer happier than a guy that shows up on time and takes pride in his work (as long it's not...
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2017, 12:40 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 16,558
Posted By Hardly Working
John33 When you say your builder are you...

John33
When you say your builder are you referring to the on site Project Manager or the main office? If your getting the run around from the onsite guy you need the Regional Manager to get...
Forum: General Discussion 11-13-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 16,558
Posted By Hardly Working
1) I highly doubt it. The pour is dependent upon...

1) I highly doubt it. The pour is dependent upon the ground terrain.

2) He's got money locked in escrow for that Lot.
Forum: General Discussion 11-12-2017, 08:18 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,933
Posted By Hardly Working
I'll be courteous enough to loan out my second...

I'll be courteous enough to loan out my second hand tools but if you haven't made an effort to get your own then I come across with this line "can I borrow your girl friend for an hour" when you get...
Forum: General Discussion 11-12-2017, 08:01 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 16,558
Posted By Hardly Working
If it were my dirt guy he'd looking for a new...

If it were my dirt guy he'd looking for a new job. More than likely it was back filled to soon (less than 10 days). We'll back fill the inside to maintain equal pressure. 8 foot walls with no...
Forum: Low Voltage 10-14-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,914
Posted By Hardly Working
Yeah but you're railroading it, you need to wire...

Yeah but you're railroading it, you need to wire it trunk n branch or center tap like Tom suggested.[/QUOTE] wiring diagram please. I'm a carpenter remember.
Forum: Low Voltage 10-14-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,914
Posted By Hardly Working
and what size between the lights?[/quote] 14-2

and what size between the lights?[/quote] 14-2
Forum: Low Voltage 10-14-2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,914
Posted By Hardly Working
I'm running 14-2 from the transformer

I'm running 14-2 from the transformer
Forum: Low Voltage 10-13-2017, 12:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,914
Posted By Hardly Working
LV Lights in Cabinets

So here's my issue. We run on an average 10-13 lights per LV transformer 24v 150watts. The start of the run is brighter than the last one. Bulbs are only 10w so I'm below the max wattage. Any...
Forum: Vehicles 04-02-2017, 11:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,370
Posted By Hardly Working
Stop leaving food scraps in the truck. :whistling

Stop leaving food scraps in the truck. :whistling
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-31-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 877
Posted By Hardly Working
Flexible Moulding

Looking for an alternative to Flex Trim products. The issue is that it comes out with extrusion groves in it which is unsightly. Someone recommend trying Azek. Application is for radius wall base...
Forum: General Discussion 02-18-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,126
Posted By Hardly Working
I've never seen a heated outhouse either.

I've never seen a heated outhouse either.
Forum: General Discussion 02-09-2017, 05:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 999
Posted By Hardly Working
Here is a picture of a friend of mine's...

Here is a picture of a friend of mine's backsplash with the Polish swirl pattern
Forum: Finish Carpentry 11-06-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 677
Posted By Hardly Working
Microwave Pull Out

So the other day I get an email from a customer we are doing a kitchen remodel for. Asking me to install a pull out microwave swivel thing in a cabinet we have to build. WTF. Now I've seen drawer...
Forum: Plumbing 10-03-2016, 08:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,654
Posted By Hardly Working
The main floor is 2800 sq. and getting the...

The main floor is 2800 sq. and getting the radiant floor. The house overall is 4500 and change. Yes is system will be set to priority for the DHW. If it runs low the radiant floor will be bypassed...
Forum: Plumbing 10-02-2016, 10:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,654
Posted By Hardly Working
2800 sq. ft and heating 79 gallon DHW

2800 sq. ft and heating 79 gallon DHW
Forum: Plumbing 10-02-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,654
Posted By Hardly Working
Triangle Tube Boiler

So I'm looking for someone that has some experience with these. My question for this is that it's being bid for a radiant heat system and I can't find much about them except for a handful of negative...
Forum: Business 09-18-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,825
Posted By Hardly Working
Contract hand written. NO MORE. Get it typed up...

Contract hand written. NO MORE. Get it typed up and reviewed by a lawyer. Money well spent. You need sections of wording that covers this kind of crap. Arbitration, scope of work (SOW), payment...
Forum: Vehicles 09-17-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,689
Posted By Hardly Working
I have an 04 Express and stand my drywall on edge...

I have an 04 Express and stand my drywall on edge and lean them against the shelving and run a ratchet strap over them. I have a Weathergaurd Safari roof rack. 20' decking no problem. The only pain...
Forum: General Discussion 09-17-2016, 11:24 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,160
Posted By Hardly Working
Working on rebuilding a Little League baseball...

Working on rebuilding a Little League baseball field. We're donating the labor and others are pitching in with materials as a give back to the kids. This is one of those feel good projects. No money...
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