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Forum: Masonry Picture Post 10-21-2016, 03:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,228
Posted By bytor
In the Great Room;

In the Great Room;
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-21-2016, 08:05 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,334
Posted By tjbnwi
How to assemble the radius Deckhead is...

How to assemble the radius Deckhead is describing.

Photos 1-20 show how I assembled bent legs for a cradle, 120 on you can see the finished bow legs.
...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-21-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,334
Posted By Deckhead
I'm telling you I wouldn't laminate bend that...

I'm telling you I wouldn't laminate bend that either, way too time consuming if there is no real need for it, which it doesn't look like you'll gain any benefit from. Just cut it, use biscuits or...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-18-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,624
Posted By colevalleytim
Huh? How do you know that? Are you citing some...

Huh? How do you know that? Are you citing some study? Or just propaganda in the form of news?

Tech and entertainment are flocking to CA. The cost of living is high (including taxes) but the...
Forum: Masonry 06-14-2016, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,461
Posted By stuart45
New style of brickwork

Just saw some unusual brickwork on the news tonight as the Tate Modern art gallery unveiled it's new extension.
http://swift-brickwork.com/tate-modern-2.html
Forum: Masonry 06-02-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,350
Posted By mseibert
Before you take any action I suggest you consult...

Before you take any action I suggest you consult the following collection of historic preservation resources: https://www.nps.gov/tps/how-to-preserve/briefs.htm

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Forum: Masonry Picture Post 05-29-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,369
Posted By dbrons
Here's the finished BBQ, the fountain and fire...

Here's the finished BBQ, the fountain and fire pit.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-12-2016, 11:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 569
Posted By Robie
A quick dog video....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5jMBbmyUBNI
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2016, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,775
Posted By TxElectrician
I worry more about what would happen if I croak....

I worry more about what would happen if I croak. My wife's not involved with my business at all, and while I keep pretty good books, she would have a time trying to figure where I am on current jobs.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-12-2016, 01:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,880
Posted By TimberlineMD
Depends... On the surface, the homeowner would...

Depends...
On the surface, the homeowner would 'eat it'. However, there seems to be a third party disbursement. They would have some fiduciary responsibility to see that they are receiving 'lein...
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2016, 07:12 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,711
Posted By aaron_a
Jesus Christ you're tiring sometimes....

Jesus Christ you're tiring sometimes....
Forum: General Discussion 04-11-2016, 11:05 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,711
Posted By blacktop
Don't close it down Cricket !!! I'll shut up! ...

Don't close it down Cricket !!! I'll shut up! promise !!


Sorry hon!!
Forum: General Discussion 04-11-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,711
Posted By EthanB
I've seen plenty of racism on the job, which is...

I've seen plenty of racism on the job, which is surprising because I've spent most of my career working either solo or with only a few other guys on the site. It's almost never one guy calling...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-06-2016, 05:35 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,292
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Every other form of energy production is...

Every other form of energy production is subsidized, especially nuclear.
Everything man made wears out.
Payback occurs soon enough that people are already willing to buy into it.

How long does...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-05-2016, 11:41 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,292
Posted By aptpupil
Their cars are awesome. Drive one before you make...

Their cars are awesome. Drive one before you make a judgement.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-05-2016, 07:01 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,292
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Tesla S "Ludicrous Mode": 0 to 60 in 2.8 seconds ...

Tesla S "Ludicrous Mode": 0 to 60 in 2.8 seconds

http://www.roadandtrack.com/new-cars/car-technology/news/a26118/tesla-model-s-ludicrous-mode-0-60-in-2-point-8-seconds/

Vette 0 to 60 in 3.7
...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-05-2016, 06:49 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,292
Posted By concretemasonry
Maybe they just want to surprise people by...

Maybe they just want to surprise people by blowing them off the line when the lights change.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-04-2016, 09:14 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,292
Posted By Peter_C
I was curious so I read the PDF file written on...

I was curious so I read the PDF file written on possible whale strikes. No strikes have happened and it is pretty much impossible for it to happen. The whales typically stay about 30m and the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-04-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,292
Posted By Peter_C
Why are solar and wind not the answer? In...

Why are solar and wind not the answer?

In Cali we have a lot of hydro electric and here in Sonoma County we have a lot of "Green Energy" that is cheaper than buying from the local power company....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-04-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,292
Posted By Peter_C
They are now over 300,000 deposits taken, and...

They are now over 300,000 deposits taken, and barely slowing down. Detroit should be watching closely and learning something. This will be one of the perfect commute cars for so many people. No...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-04-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,292
Posted By RobertCDF
Clearly 276,000 people feel differently than you...

Clearly 276,000 people feel differently than you do...

I don't think it's aimed at contractors...
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2016, 08:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,712
Posted By EthanB
It varies a lot depending on trade and location. ...

It varies a lot depending on trade and location. Even town-to-town. In my area I would start an zero skill guy at $12 but he'd either get a raise pretty fast or let go. I don't like paying guys...
Forum: Commercial Construction 03-29-2016, 12:21 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,907
Posted By griz
I guess we are from different worlds. If I...

I guess we are from different worlds.

If I couldn't trust my Foreman to speak with clients he would have never been given the position.
Forum: Commercial Construction 03-28-2016, 11:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,907
Posted By griz
I could not imagine having a Foreman that...

I could not imagine having a Foreman that couldn't speak with clients.

Why else would you have the guy there?

In my younger days as a Foreman it was expected that I would converse with clients.
Forum: Flooring 02-10-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,079
Posted By MarkJames
Tilework on this yacht

Some interesting work on this baby:

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/photo-essays/2016-02-09/tour-a-73-million-mega-yacht-headed-to-the-miami-boat-show
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