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Forum: Technology 03-10-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By CharlieDelta
I typically find myself using it for cabinet...

I typically find myself using it for cabinet layouts, decks, and the occasional floor plan as well.

Personally though? I can get it to do 90% of what I want with the free version. Granted I am...
Forum: Carpentry 03-06-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 890
Posted By CharlieDelta
Why not Ramset?

Why not Ramset?
Forum: Carpentry 03-05-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 786
Posted By CharlieDelta
Keep the fleshy pieces away from the sharp spinny...

Keep the fleshy pieces away from the sharp spinny things!
Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 711
Posted By CharlieDelta
"Supply house" is a blanket definition in my...

"Supply house" is a blanket definition in my opinion. You have plumbing supply houses, electrical, paint, etc. etc. Lowes and Depot are "box stores" which I avoid as much as possible (sometimes it's...
Forum: Tiling 03-05-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 940
Posted By CharlieDelta
This is exactly the stance I have always taken in...

This is exactly the stance I have always taken in regards to the finish thickness.
Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 711
Posted By CharlieDelta
The easiest way to do it is find supply houses...

The easiest way to do it is find supply houses local to you, go there and introduce yourself, and start spending thousands with them.

Networking 101. It will go a long ways for you. My local...
Forum: Tiling 03-05-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 940
Posted By CharlieDelta
For the record too, no tile has been installed...

For the record too, no tile has been installed yet.

It's a standard 2x4 stud bay and prior to me putting up the cement board, it was roughed in with plenty of room for adjustment in the stud bay....
Forum: Tiling 03-05-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 940
Posted By CharlieDelta
The same plumber telling me my cement board is...

The same plumber telling me my cement board is wrong did the rough plumbing.
Forum: Tiling 03-05-2020, 07:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 940
Posted By CharlieDelta
Plumber Says My Hardie is Installed Wrong

New plumber I am dealing with on a tile shower install. I installed 1/2" Hardie Backer which we all know is nominal 7/16" thick. Plumber is telling me that I need to shim the board out to 1/2" so he...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-04-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 556
Posted By CharlieDelta
Lot of people my age that are useless... Not all,...

Lot of people my age that are useless... Not all, but a lot. I'm in the process of moving currently and some friends of my wife were floored that I would do the remodel work on our home. While a lot...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-28-2020, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1,597
Views: 32,537
Posted By CharlieDelta
I'm no epidemiologist but I would bet a paycheck...

I'm no epidemiologist but I would bet a paycheck that practicing general hygiene would keep you squared away. You guys know that this strain of corona-virus is a simple respiratory infection right?...
Forum: Architecture & Design 02-24-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 724
Posted By CharlieDelta
This x 100. I cant begin to tell you how many...

This x 100. I cant begin to tell you how many people I have seen who are interested and qualified for positions get passed over because they didn't speak up.

If you're interested, and show that...
Forum: Business 02-19-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,213
Posted By CharlieDelta
Great information fellas!

Great information fellas!
Forum: Business 02-14-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,213
Posted By CharlieDelta
Holy smokes isn't this the truth. Prices changes...

Holy smokes isn't this the truth. Prices changes when scope of work changes. I'll lower the price, when work is removed, or materials are changed. People really struggle to understand that concept it...
Forum: Business 02-14-2020, 07:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,213
Posted By CharlieDelta
What To Do When Your Client Has No Budget?

I know the majority of you will consult with your client during walkthrus, and the estimate process and the majority of you also generally say something along the lines of:

"Do you have a budget,...
Forum: Business 02-12-2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By CharlieDelta
You're only a few years younger than me, and I'll...

You're only a few years younger than me, and I'll tell you now if you work for professional company that doesn't respect you, your time, or your tangible skill-set, you need to find new work.

As...
Forum: Roofing 02-10-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By CharlieDelta
Usually around 350%

Usually around 350%
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-04-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 763
Posted By CharlieDelta
Russia is a rough place to work....

Russia is a rough place to work....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-29-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,353
Posted By CharlieDelta
Nor am I, I typically eat a high protein, high...

Nor am I, I typically eat a high protein, high fat diet as well. I do mix in random vegetables here and there, but one thing I have began to love is a greens supplement. Basically you're getting...
Forum: Technology 01-28-2020, 09:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 298
Posted By CharlieDelta
Are you able to run typical laptop/desktop...

Are you able to run typical laptop/desktop programs on it like Quickbooks, Excel, Word, etc?

My primary concern is being able to use the Quickbooks version I have now, aka Quickbooks Desktop....
Forum: Technology 01-28-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 298
Posted By CharlieDelta
Microsoft Surface Pro

I'm in need of updating my business laptop and I'm looking at the Surface Pro's by Microsoft. I read through some old threads of guys running the old Surface 2's and 3's.

Is anyone using a Surface...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-27-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 532
Posted By CharlieDelta
If you're using T&G planking, I would suggest...

If you're using T&G planking, I would suggest using an exterior grade would sealer. Like you mentioned, similar to what you would use on decking.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 01-22-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 515
Views: 21,976
Posted By CharlieDelta
Congratulations on a job well done. That is a...

Congratulations on a job well done. That is a beautiful deck!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-22-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 407
Posted By CharlieDelta
This sounds like the most messy way to do that...

This sounds like the most messy way to do that...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-22-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 279
Posted By CharlieDelta
That fish lived up to its name :eek:

That fish lived up to its name :eek:
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