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Forum: Roofing Picture Post 05-10-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By Mr Latone
A little late but,.....It might have been...

A little late but,.....It might have been "Woodlands"
Forum: Roofing 05-10-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By Mr Latone
You can use google earth pro. It's probably...

You can use google earth pro. It's probably still free. It has a square foot calculator that can be used based on your input. Take the satellite image and drag a perimeter on the building and it...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-04-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 730
Posted By Mr Latone
Wood completely submerged in water can be well...

Wood completely submerged in water can be well preserved a very long time. Wood completely exposed to air and allowed to be mostly dry, can last a very long time. Wood that remains damp and exposed...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-04-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By Mr Latone
RIP Jason Whipple

RIP Jason Whipple
Forum: Technology 05-04-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 344
Posted By Mr Latone
Yes, it's been off and on. It appears the stop...

Yes, it's been off and on. It appears the stop sign and the block count have returned to the upper corner of my screen.
Forum: Roofing 03-19-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By Mr Latone
Put some more caulk on it. The shingle is due...

Put some more caulk on it. The shingle is due for a replacement anyway.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-14-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,813
Posted By Mr Latone
Sometimes I find something irritating and I use...

Sometimes I find something irritating and I use it in a tongue in cheek mocking sort of way. Occassionally I find it becomes useful, but I still hold contempt for it in my head.


Aight?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-14-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 410
Posted By Mr Latone
Only 7 million? They are just the ones with bad...

Only 7 million? They are just the ones with bad car loans.
Forum: Roofing 02-14-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By Mr Latone
If not too late, they look like Elk (formerly,...

If not too late, they look like Elk (formerly, now under the GAF label Timberline) color Hickory. But the color appears pretty well faded so new ones will be richer brown. Elk did have that plastic...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,684
Posted By Mr Latone
I don't know. It seems like the number of...

I don't know. It seems like the number of replies in my inbox would be a consideration. If this was one of only a few, I might be more likely to entertain a response. If my inbox is full, this one...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By Mr Latone
Until just this very minute, I never give those...

Until just this very minute, I never give those lyrics a thought.

The visual above, combined with your comment has me just now considering the hypocrisy.

Gotta love California. It's...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,129
Posted By Mr Latone
It's also graded light - dark. I believe the...

It's also graded light - dark. I believe the darker has a "stronger" flavor.

It seems the commercial pancake syrups don't care much about flavor. They are more concerned with a thicker texture. ...
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,492
Posted By Mr Latone
OP, you should go back and read this whole thread...

OP, you should go back and read this whole thread including all of your own posts......particularly your own posts. A little bit of the outside looking in to see what you have laid out here.

Have...
Forum: Masonry 10-05-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,100
Posted By Mr Latone
So aside from his travel and work done for the...

So aside from his travel and work done for the preliminary estimate, he is a one man show that can bill out at $2600 a day? I am not discounting the first part of the question as inconsequential,...
Forum: Vehicles 10-05-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,110
Posted By Mr Latone
Like Griz pointed out, finance and tax situation...

Like Griz pointed out, finance and tax situation are key input factors.

Looking at the big picture, it's a business expense that comes with costs and deductions. If these end up being equal to...
Forum: Roofing 08-06-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,545
Posted By Mr Latone
Let's back up a little and review the OP...

Let's back up a little and review the OP questions.


So what you have a s a roof assembly is rafters, skipped sheathing (1x3 or whatever size they are) and then the finished roof (multiple layers...
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2018, 07:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,759
Posted By Mr Latone
That's the real answer right there. Means...

That's the real answer right there. Means something different to everyone.
Forum: Business 07-14-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,290
Posted By Mr Latone
Not sure if this is directly on point but ...

Not sure if this is directly on point but

More expensive materials are more expensive to install for a reason. Mistakes and waste can happen at any level. It costs more if you make a boo-boo on...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-04-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 772
Posted By Mr Latone
It will forever be a conflict between ideology...

It will forever be a conflict between ideology and reality.

The book on peace, love and understanding doesn't have a chapter on how to deal with those who oppose or oppress said book's...
Forum: Roofing 07-03-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,914
Posted By Mr Latone
So here lies the challenge with chasing leaks. ...

So here lies the challenge with chasing leaks. There have been several suggestions as to the possible cause. ALL of which have merit. And it's also possible that ALL points of entry are contributing...
Forum: Roofing 06-17-2018, 05:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,158
Posted By Mr Latone
What it boils down to is trying to do something...

What it boils down to is trying to do something that is always successful.

A strip of light gauge metal applied to the face of a wall (any type of wall) and sealed with caulk at the top edge works...
Forum: Roofing 05-21-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,421
Posted By Mr Latone
I think you're better off having some strips of...

I think you're better off having some strips of wood (like 1x2) available and screw them through the membrane into the fascia as a temp hold down if you are worried about the wind. BA and lap sealant...
Forum: Roofing 05-03-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,322
Posted By Mr Latone
http://www.evergreenslate.com/roofing.aspx I...

http://www.evergreenslate.com/roofing.aspx

I used this supplier in the past
Forum: Vehicles 04-28-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,942
Posted By Mr Latone
With the risk of jinxing myself, closing in on...

With the risk of jinxing myself, closing in on 100k mile in a 2012 6.7. So far only one repair...vacuum pump (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tjIMz4F5GO4http://) caused an oil leak (pretty bad one)....
Forum: Roofing 04-28-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,363
Posted By Mr Latone
https://www.davinciroofscapes.com/professional/tec...

https://www.davinciroofscapes.com/professional/technical-documents/shake/multi-width-davinci/

+/- 300# / sq

What they call a "valley shingle" is a solid version. The field shingles have a...
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