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Forum: Kitchens & Baths 02-25-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,575
Posted By Dan_Watson
Kirdi backsplash?

Kirdi backsplash?
Forum: Drywall 02-15-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,531
Posted By tyb525
Framing lumber always dries out after the home...

Framing lumber always dries out after the home starts being heated and cooled. When the lumber shrinks, the nails/screws pop. Glue makes pops even worse, since it holds the board tight to the stud,...
Forum: Business 04-08-2013, 12:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,176
Posted By ChaseAucoin
How do you win a contract

How do you win a contract?

Typically homeowners care less about price as they do about craftsmanship and reliability. The exception to this is first time homeowners with little to no experience...
Forum: General Discussion 04-06-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,688
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
Really? Save that crap for the basement so we...

Really? Save that crap for the basement so we don't have to read all that.

Find people that want to spend money, they are out there, they are everywhere.

I am tired of the hang the head,...
Forum: General Discussion 04-05-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,688
Posted By Doctor Handyman
Are they saying your too expensive based on a...

Are they saying your too expensive based on a direct comparison of your bid to other bids? Or do they just have no clue what things really cost?

For those who have little exposure/experience in...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-26-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,723
Posted By BCConstruction
Yes

Yes
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-22-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 27,618
Posted By Balzomedic
What I carry every day, Columbia River Knife &...

What I carry every day, Columbia River Knife & Tool, best folder I've ever owned. I even accidentally drove over it with my D6 Cat and it still works fine, although its got a few scratches now.
...
Forum: Architecture & Design 03-07-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 35,067
Posted By WarriorWithWood
Another vote for Sketchup as a starting point...

Another vote for Sketchup as a starting point then Chief Architect.
Forum: General Discussion 02-23-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,234
Posted By Morning Wood
Some people place the recessed do they light the...

Some people place the recessed do they light the upper cabinet interiors when does are open.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-22-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,248
Posted By Clarke Carpentry
That I don't have an expensive machine to do it...

That I don't have an expensive machine to do it with! :laughing:

In all seriousness, I just see far more bad edgebanding than good. I actually like the look of the fatter edging too, but that's...
Forum: Framing 02-20-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,855
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
If you use a router it's perfect every time:blink:

If you use a router it's perfect every time:blink:
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 8,285
Posted By J F
Mine is how to get the best business/marketing...

Mine is how to get the best business/marketing coach. :whistling
Forum: Architecture & Design 12-04-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 76,790
Posted By Runnerguy
First post and project

New here and this is my first post so I'm testing things out as well as the image posting thing.
http://im1.shutterfly.com/media/47a2cc25b3127ccef19d8e514d7c00000030O00AbtnLlu1auGgPbz4G/cC

A...
Forum: Architecture & Design 11-24-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,881
Posted By Texas Wax
Would like to Thank Kent :mad::censored: for...

Would like to Thank Kent :mad::censored: for starting this... once get started it ropes ya in and will net let go. This CG rendering stuff is an evil temptress .P

A couple variations on a 'newel'.
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 31,721
Posted By Oconomowoc
I would say a 3 day marketing pitch is genius....

I would say a 3 day marketing pitch is genius. Not everybody wants a $25000 bathroom. I bet he's busy as all get out. Who's his competition? Nobody!

How many contractors can make this claim in his...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 11-19-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 11,643
Posted By Anderson
whats on the floor now

whats on the floor now
Forum: Carpentry 11-01-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 28,577
Posted By Greg from K/W
A few things I would like to say. 1...

A few things I would like to say.

1 Carpentry is an unregulated trade in Ontario. You don't need to have a ticket to practice here. You can build the structure but need a Master Plumber, Master...
Forum: General Discussion 10-27-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,336
Posted By BamBamm5144
What's the definition of a paper contractor? ...

What's the definition of a paper contractor?


I have a crew of guys who work for me. I have multiple different subcontractors who I use if I have more than one job going on. Yesterday, I was...
Forum: Framing 10-24-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 28,754
Posted By Timuhler
The Truss Company lumber provided by Kingston

The Truss Company

lumber provided by Kingston
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-15-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,973
Posted By kevjob
I don't care what gas costs or what screws cost...

I don't care what gas costs or what screws cost or what my gun nails cost. Everything gets charged to jobs and clients.

That said I drive about 15 miles one way for most of my jobs, when I have 2...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-15-2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,973
Posted By Stephen H
A problem usually ALSO represents an opportunity....

A problem usually ALSO represents an opportunity.

What would $10/gallon gasoline mean?- It wouldn't mean much of a problem for me,personally-in fact I might well benefit from it----------

We...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 10-05-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,403
Posted By RobertCDF
EVERY deck I build has an engineers stamp. Let me...

EVERY deck I build has an engineers stamp. Let me say that one more time EVERY deck has and ENGINEERS stamp, EVERY ONE. I sleep very well every single night, I don't have to just "fill the area with...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-30-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,733
Posted By Shellbuilder
Macbook Pro

Macbook Pro
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2012, 05:37 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,867
Posted By Stephen H
I can't really blame you for that---- I did much...

I can't really blame you for that---- I did much the same a few years ago whenever I saw one of those "W" campaign signs.

what a group of whining ingrates,LOL
Stephen
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-27-2012, 01:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 13,519
Posted By MAULEMALL
The GREAT Niel Young jAluAOl-5F8

The GREAT Niel Young


jAluAOl-5F8
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