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Forum: Business 03-06-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 15,087
Posted By Mellison
Here is the Holy Grail:...

Here is the Holy Grail: http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/publications/sales/pub862_401.pdf

Page 24.
Forum: Business 09-09-2010, 07:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,749
Posted By Mellison
RBS is on total point here. Handyman work that...

RBS is on total point here.
Handyman work that many poo poo can be another man's bread and butter.
One $100.00 job per week (and it has been years since I would charge $100.00 for anything, no...
Forum: Drywall 09-05-2010, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,074
Posted By Mellison
B M Fresh Start. I have used it many times for...

B M Fresh Start.
I have used it many times for this exact application.
Or Plasterweld
Forum: General Discussion 07-30-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,356
Posted By Mellison
Thanks Brian, The best part of the day by far!!...

Thanks Brian,
The best part of the day by far!!
I never take it for granted.
Forum: General Discussion 07-19-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 752,107
Posted By Mellison
Here is a basement waterproofing job we just...

Here is a basement waterproofing job we just started.
A fun job for a great, repeat customer.
WE have to tackle this on from the inside as the foundation walls are shared.
...
Forum: Remodeling Picture Post 07-14-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,372
Posted By Mellison
Well Done!

Well Done!
Forum: Remodeling 07-09-2010, 09:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,772
Posted By Mellison
Lipstick meet pig.

Lipstick meet pig.
Forum: Carpentry 06-22-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,669
Posted By Mellison
Several years ago I got a call from a women who I...

Several years ago I got a call from a women who I was refered to from a local hardware store.
She needed a guy to hang her window treatments, Not the hardware just the fabric. She had them cleaned,...
Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2010, 09:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,549
Posted By Mellison
I would certainly recommend adding these repairs...

I would certainly recommend adding these repairs to your scope of work.

I have no idea what you would charge in NH but for me these repairs have been very very profitable.

Always wait 24...
Forum: General Discussion 06-17-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,858
Posted By Mellison
Leonardo, Rule of thumb here in NYC: Removing...

Leonardo,
Rule of thumb here in NYC:
Removing or building a wall requires a permit.
Minimum $5,000.00 fine for doing either of the above without one.
Be careful. I have actually had the building...
Forum: General Discussion 06-17-2010, 11:08 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,928
Posted By Mellison
I appreciate the fact that a HO calling and...

I appreciate the fact that a HO calling and informing me that I will not be getting the job is an uncomfortable phone call to make.
So uncomfortable in fact that few people do it.
The last thing...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-17-2010, 06:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,447
Posted By Mellison
http://www.postcardmania.com/?cpao=111&cpca=brande...

http://www.postcardmania.com/?cpao=111&cpca=branded&cpag=variations*nosubs&kw=postcardmania&gclid=CLSIjZiBp6ICFQuB5QodIH6oTA

I have used them and was very happy.
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2010, 07:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,714
Posted By Mellison
Plus, how does 500 sq. feet of Hardiebacker ...

Plus, how does 500 sq. feet of Hardiebacker equate to $1,000.00?
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2010, 07:03 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,282
Posted By Mellison
It probably happens to most business owners. ...

It probably happens to most business owners.
Handling the stress and ups and downs is what seperates us from the rest.

When I get a bit burnt I Think long and hard of what it would be like being...
Forum: Drywall 05-25-2010, 06:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,311
Posted By Mellison
Quadruple around here. Its tough to sell...

Quadruple around here.
Its tough to sell someone on a 28 day aged bone in sirloin for $50. when they will be just as happy with a "steak dinner" from Applebees.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 05-19-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,946
Posted By Mellison
Johnson is all I use. I have seen other makes...

Johnson is all I use. I have seen other makes already installed and I don't find they roll as true.
Forum: Business 05-08-2010, 06:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,146
Posted By Mellison
For example: I might get paid less for my typing...

For example: I might get paid less for my typing skills.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-04-2010, 08:03 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 25,678
Posted By Mellison
Very Nice. :thumbsup:

Very Nice.
:thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 05-01-2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,003
Posted By Mellison
How about the Sunset Bar in St. Maarten:...

How about the Sunset Bar in St. Maarten: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAfQwDizpRo
Forum: Drywall 04-02-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,589
Posted By Mellison
Feel free to come back. We have an Olive Garden...

Feel free to come back. We have an Olive Garden now.
Forum: Framing 02-26-2010, 06:41 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 100,679
Posted By Mellison
You spend your lunch break "operating" on...

You spend your lunch break "operating" on yourself using your utility knife removing splinters.
Forum: Business 02-21-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,691
Posted By Mellison
I use Paychex for my payronn and W C. They...

I use Paychex for my payronn and W C.
They take care of FICA as well as all state, city and federal taxes.
I would never consider doing it myself again.
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 02-20-2010, 11:32 PM
Replies: 2,372
Views: 246,163
Posted By Mellison
No. Only if you disturb the wall to the point...

No. Only if you disturb the wall to the point that the lead paint encapsulated will be released.
And even then, according to the EPA, a maximum of six sq. feet can be disturbed before proper...
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,953
Posted By Mellison
You did the right thing. I think charging would...

You did the right thing.
I think charging would have been a horrible mistake.
Forum: Drywall 01-25-2010, 06:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,956
Posted By Mellison
I do not remember the brand name off hand. I...

I do not remember the brand name off hand.
I have never seen the 36" rolls at the box stores though.
Local paint and hardware stores only.

Edit: Haha found it:...
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