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Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-24-2016, 07:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,215
Posted By Aframe
Apt, great timing on your question, I am after...

Apt, great timing on your question, I am after the same thing myself.

I got one of the shop vac filters you linked a couple of years ago.

For low volume dust it worked pretty well for a while,...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-18-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,596
Posted By Aframe
A few options, Extend the short cantilever beam...

A few options,
Extend the short cantilever beam to the ribbon on both sides.
Use two beams for cantilever, one each side from center of arch back to each corner, like a "V".

My experience with...
Forum: General Discussion 11-30-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,773
Posted By Aframe
If ajabbott is right, you'll be able to find out...

If ajabbott is right, you'll be able to find out who put it in to.
Forum: General Discussion 11-25-2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,206
Posted By Aframe
Insulation, even with craft facing, will not...

Insulation, even with craft facing, will not support a man.
Thankfully the slab below was a 24" inseam, not 30" like it says on my pants
Forum: Flooring 01-20-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,895
Posted By Aframe
I would look at it, and depending on the mix of...

I would look at it, and depending on the mix of sizes in the bundles either have the installers adjust the layout or explain that the smaller lengths have to go somewhere.

Depending on the grade...
Forum: Roofing 12-29-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,312
Posted By Aframe
Yes. But will the HO want pay for it? That...

Yes.

But will the HO want pay for it? That is another question.
First repair the cause of the damage then go from there.
Forum: Business 12-26-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 12,189
Posted By Aframe
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_wJxEnoFm3Nw/S95RzbrXxMI/...

http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_wJxEnoFm3Nw/S95RzbrXxMI/AAAAAAAAAB0/-FTKYx_pAYs/s1600/lil+trees.jpg


Hang one off his belt
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,861
Posted By Aframe
So, did you throw in a galvy screw and call it...

So, did you throw in a galvy screw and call it good?
Forum: General Discussion 11-10-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,158
Posted By Aframe
Of course you don't want to kick a hornets nest...

Of course you don't want to kick a hornets nest and then have to deal with this guy in the future.
If the HO is good at raising a fuss, send them to building dept/city hall to complain about why...
Forum: General Discussion 09-08-2012, 08:30 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 12,669
Posted By Aframe
Using this toilet in this situation will help,...

Using this toilet in this situation will help, but what the actual dimensions are from front edge of bowl to outlet will determine if any particular 10" rough toilet would make it better.

Change...
Forum: General Discussion 09-01-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 760
Posted By Aframe
There are air exchange units that you can use. ...

There are air exchange units that you can use.

My only concern with those is (depending on exterior humidity) unless they have a dehumidifier built in you would be bringing warm/moist air into a...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,272
Posted By Aframe
http://www.protectiveproducts.com I've taken...

http://www.protectiveproducts.com

I've taken the carpet rolls and cut them to width with a sawzall for small stairs. It can be a little difficult to roll as it melted a bit. You may be...
Forum: Business 05-06-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,437
Posted By Aframe
Not that your not planning on it already but tie...

Not that your not planning on it already but tie the later payments to a set amout of siding and or trim repairs. You may consider the trim portion 1/2 the work they may not.

Secure storage or...
Forum: Business 05-03-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,747
Posted By Aframe
Finding the right balance between sub...

Finding the right balance between sub availability and quality work will always be an issue. The good ones are busy for a reason. Finding a few of each trade that you can call on would be a...
Forum: Masonry 04-14-2012, 07:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,942
Posted By Aframe
This thread shows what this forum is great for. ...

This thread shows what this forum is great for. Most guys find themselves having to cross the boundries of their "trade" once and a while to get the job done.
And to have a little bit of backup...
Forum: Business 04-08-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,027
Posted By Aframe
You may get some wrist slapping from the County,...

You may get some wrist slapping from the County, as you are the "Proffesional". Even though you may not want to be the one to save the PM's a**, your progress pictures may help in getting this...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-27-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,921
Posted By Aframe
Can you put a second meter (your own private)...

Can you put a second meter (your own private) down stream from the first.
You would at least be able to have an idea if the Water Co. meter is way off
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 20,601
Posted By Aframe
Tell him the picture are to show you where you...

Tell him the picture are to show you where you will have to put the other scratches and bubbles to match existing, it will take a while for you to match the green as very few suppliers will still...
Forum: Roofing 02-04-2012, 06:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 51,219
Posted By Aframe
You ask the customer if he wants tapered panels...

You ask the customer if he wants tapered panels or fix roof frame to square.

Depending on how bad the taper is and what your rake end panels work out too, you may want to wider panels, 16" in...
Forum: Construction 01-28-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,020
Posted By Aframe
Were there any changes to the general area around...

Were there any changes to the general area around the house / yard that may have affected drainage or ground water. Flooding?

You said you have plans but are these the owners that put the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-26-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 33,543
Posted By Aframe
The hanger and load dictates the nailing...

The hanger and load dictates the nailing requirements, in some case a 2-1/2 nail can be used for the angled nails. Part of the requirement to use 10d or 16d, is the gauge of the nail not just the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-21-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 33,543
Posted By Aframe
Watched the video, exact same thing here. If you...

Watched the video, exact same thing here. If you got the shots off really quickly it would keep going. but stop to grab the next hanger and pssssssssssssss
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-21-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 33,543
Posted By Aframe
I bought the 250 (for 1-1/2" and 2-1/2") ...

I bought the 250 (for 1-1/2" and 2-1/2")
otherwise yes they do.

I third or fourth the Bostitch not liking the cold. And of course the two past jobs that it got the most use on were in the dead...
Forum: Framing 01-12-2012, 11:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 16,030
Posted By Aframe
Medford MA

Medford MA
Forum: Business 12-21-2011, 06:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,549
Posted By Aframe
Jay did not say one way or other about being...

Jay did not say one way or other about being paid, and with the other threads around about lien releases before final payments, can't be to careful. :thumbup:
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