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Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-31-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,138
Posted By cabinet runner
Cool cheap tool

I was making my bi-yearly screw order from McFeely's and I ordered a magneto tape measure holder . It was just under $14.00.

I used it for the lst 2 days and I really like this . AS a cabinet...
Forum: General Discussion 07-16-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,745
Posted By cabinet runner
I don't know about this forum but i know a few...

I don't know about this forum but i know a few guys in my area that operate like this . They make a living or get by but i never undertood why they sell themselves short . One of the guys i know is...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-25-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 23,281
Posted By cabinet runner
Before this is closed I wanted to add one more...

Before this is closed I wanted to add one more thing . Someone posted about getting the trim there 3 or 4 days early to let it acclimate .

That can't happen where I'm at on the new houses . ...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-25-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,588
Posted By cabinet runner
Sometimes you gotta love DIY TV and homeowners

Got a call this morning from a couple I had redone the cabinetry in their master bath about 2 years ago . The husband had tried to run 400 ft of crown molding this past weekend after they watched a...
Forum: Business 06-21-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,448
Posted By cabinet runner
You know I did a kitchen remodel about 6 months...

You know I did a kitchen remodel about 6 months ago and brought in an electrician to add a dedicated circut for the microwave , move the fridge plug and oven feed to new locations . Homeowner asks if...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-11-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,459
Posted By cabinet runner
you know Ethan I used to feel that way about...

you know Ethan I used to feel that way about batteries . I wanted to stick with one brand so everything was compatible . Well I was using DeWalt when lithium Ion became that standard and DeWalt was...
Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,220
Posted By cabinet runner
Oh yeah I read it . The OP was talking about...

Oh yeah I read it . The OP was talking about fixing the cabinet and getting the carpet steam cleaned or possibly replacing. If I was the HO I wouldn't want to hear anything but replacement and...
Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2011, 05:46 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,220
Posted By cabinet runner
Main problem I have is you had to know you missed...

Main problem I have is you had to know you missed the stud at the time of install. I hang cabinets almost every day and it is painfully obvious when a screw doesn't hit the stud or blocking . Other...
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,891
Posted By cabinet runner
I don't know . I take a different method . I do...

I don't know . I take a different method . I do work for my sister , brother and my inlaws once in awhile .

For the inlaws I won't take their money unless it's for materials . They have done so...
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,606
Posted By cabinet runner
If I'm reading this right you are operating...

If I'm reading this right you are operating without liability insurance ? That is and extremely reckless way to operate . What happened as far as the nail has certainly happened before . This...
Forum: Carpentry 06-30-2010, 08:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,171
Posted By cabinet runner
I get a reverse vibe from some townhome owners. ...

I get a reverse vibe from some townhome owners.

Sometimes doing service work I have to inform them the builder grade cabinets they picked out have limitations . They dont like to hear that
I...
Forum: Business 06-20-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,898
Posted By cabinet runner
I've been having heat related problems the last...

I've been having heat related problems the last few summers and it is nothing to fool around with . Now I start as early if I can and on jobs without AC I have a high velocity fan to at least try and...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-01-2010, 10:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,021
Posted By cabinet runner
Around my way we do the base on the ceiling quite...

Around my way we do the base on the ceiling quite a bit . I read another post about the time involved to make the cove and I would imagine it did take some time but damn that is really cool the way...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-16-2010, 09:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,162
Posted By cabinet runner
Hello . BTW can you get me a deal on...

Hello .

BTW can you get me a deal on some drywall ?
Forum: General Discussion 04-13-2010, 08:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,162
Posted By cabinet runner
Yep and there are 2 sides to every issue . I'm...

Yep and there are 2 sides to every issue . I'm pretty sure I work with people just Like Jimmy Cabinet . For the most part they are great to me and in return I give them my best effort .

...
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,162
Posted By cabinet runner
I wouldn't be so quick to say that . Some of the...

I wouldn't be so quick to say that . Some of the things Jimmy mentioned are legitimate price issues .

I started adding $50 for hickory and pecan installs . Didn't cover the cost of brand new...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 03-06-2010, 12:37 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 12,455
Posted By cabinet runner
Salesman

I found this thread very amusing but it left me wondering . Am I in the minority that I hate the fulltime salesman type and think most are just bullcrappers and phony in general ?

I get...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-19-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,326
Posted By cabinet runner
For me properly maintained paslodes work fine .

For me properly maintained paslodes work fine .
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-02-2010, 10:53 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,980
Posted By cabinet runner
I use this method as well . I think it's the...

I use this method as well . I think it's the quickest .

I totally understand many of the responses but I think the original question pertains to basic production work . The guy has 800...
Forum: Carpentry 01-07-2010, 11:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,226
Posted By cabinet runner
Interesting . I didn't change my ways during the...

Interesting . I didn't change my ways during the last boom and other than a few months early in the bust period (which were very troubling mentally ) I have treated everything the same then and now ....
Forum: General Discussion 07-21-2009, 09:58 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,824
Posted By cabinet runner
Yeah I read the part about the doors and I'd say...

Yeah I read the part about the doors and I'd say you are faster than I am/was but not by alot . I have had doors from some manufactuers that some moron (temporarily) put the split jamb together...
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