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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-16-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,803
Posted By Metro M & L
Have you used both? I have. Also, solo...

Have you used both? I have.

Also, solo costs about half of pro classic. That's why Sherwin doesn't push it. If you ask them for advice it's going to be the most expensive thing they can think...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-15-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,803
Posted By Metro M & L
The problem is the Pro Classic!!! That ****...

The problem is the Pro Classic!!!

That **** sags and runs like crazy. Worst paint to spray ever. Try shooting sherwins sologloss contractor indoor outdoor enamel. Or literally any other enamel...
Forum: Business 02-15-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By Metro M & L
How much money do you make for these companies? ...

How much money do you make for these companies?

Until you prove you have something to give you won't have any leverage to take.

Its a fine line. If you get good at pushing a broom they will...
Forum: Business 02-14-2020, 06:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,436
Posted By Metro M & L
You really only need one of these projects. Do...

You really only need one of these projects. Do you have a projected finish decade?
Forum: Flooring 02-14-2020, 02:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By Metro M & L
Also, I think this might be the funniest thing...

Also, I think this might be the funniest thing I've ever heard you say.
Forum: Flooring 02-14-2020, 02:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By Metro M & L
So much for diplomacy...hah!

So much for diplomacy...hah!
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-06-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,703
Posted By Metro M & L
Buy a saw with a fing guard. Jesus christ. My...

Buy a saw with a fing guard. Jesus christ. My friend cut all his fingers off on a table saw two weeks ago. Sht happens. We all take risks; but a miter saw without a guard is just stupid.
Forum: Carpentry 02-04-2020, 08:47 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,306
Posted By Metro M & L
Had the festool, traded in and got the dewalt. I...

Had the festool, traded in and got the dewalt. I like it a lot better.

The dewalt tracks don't fit the festool, but festool tracks will work with the dewalt saw. It has a center groove as well...
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 6,197
Posted By Metro M & L
Or maybe we just agree as a society that we...

Or maybe we just agree as a society that we should take care of each other and provide health care for everyone?
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-20-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By Metro M & L
You are asking a good question. What risks...

You are asking a good question. What risks should we take?

There is a difference between a risk and a gamble. A risk is something that can go wrong but you either have a plan to deal with the...
Forum: Landscaping 01-20-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 955
Posted By Metro M & L
His business plan isn't much different than mine...

His business plan isn't much different than mine when I started. No reason to sh on it. He just needs to tweak it a little bit.
Forum: Flooring 01-19-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By Metro M & L
I laid one lvt floor. It gapped like crazy. I...

I laid one lvt floor. It gapped like crazy. I think that's the last one I'll lay.
Forum: Landscaping 01-19-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 955
Posted By Metro M & L
Its a mediocre business plan. In order to...

Its a mediocre business plan.

In order to rank on google you need to GIVE MONEY TO GOOGLE. You may get some calls but in the real world the way to make the phone ring is to pay for it.

Once...
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2020, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By Metro M & L
Ah yes, the old all of the responsibility none of...

Ah yes, the old all of the responsibility none of the money gig.

I'd ask for a straight percentage of gross sales. Maybe 1-5 percent. Any company can show losses depending on who's keeping the...
Forum: Flooring 12-30-2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,362
Posted By Metro M & L
I think it looks awesome to have the base match...

I think it looks awesome to have the base match the floor. That's what I'm putting up in my home.:thumbsup:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-28-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,769
Posted By Metro M & L
Man, a $10 box of 100 lasts me at least five...

Man, a $10 box of 100 lasts me at least five years and I chuck them all the time.
Forum: Business 12-28-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,070
Posted By Metro M & L
You are out of your ******* mind. Dont do one...

You are out of your ******* mind. Dont do one fing thing for that guy until you are paid what you are owed. He knows you want that half million so he's hes stealing 50k from you. F that, and f him.
Forum: Business 12-18-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,200
Posted By Metro M & L
Don't forget your taxes will be higher because...

Don't forget your taxes will be higher because the employer pays have of SSI. In other words, 13% of the wages you pay yourself go to SSI.

And if you want workers compensation for yourself that...
Forum: Business 12-18-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,200
Posted By Metro M & L
The best advice I can is that it is probable that...

The best advice I can is that it is probable that your gross profit before taxes will be about 1/3rd of revenue.

Ratios vary a little bit but many people I've talked to have found similar...
Forum: Flooring 12-06-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 991
Posted By Metro M & L
Most of the time you can just kick it back in...

Most of the time you can just kick it back in place.
Forum: Vehicles 11-22-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 534
Posted By Metro M & L
I will definitely buy an electric truck. But this...

I will definitely buy an electric truck. But this was not designed to be used for work. It's garbage.

If you can't reach into the bed of the pickup what good is it?

I bought Ford stock last...
Forum: General Discussion 11-22-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By Metro M & L
It's simple. They can have the clause but they...

It's simple. They can have the clause but they have to pay for it.

If you meet the terms of the clause you get rewarded, if you don't you get punished.

Fairs fair. Whatever they want in...
Forum: Business 10-15-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By Metro M & L
The guys that give away knowledge grow the pie. ...

The guys that give away knowledge grow the pie. The guys that horde it find themselves kings of an empty castle.
Forum: Business 10-15-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By Metro M & L
Send a certified letter demanding payment. ...

Send a certified letter demanding payment.

File small claims.

Serve papers.

Go to court or win default judgment.

Figure out where he keeps his money. You need to know where they work or...
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By Metro M & L
Festool makes 40 grit rubin. But man, depending...

Festool makes 40 grit rubin. But man, depending on where the staples are and the casing profile I think you'd be better off picking them out. You could spend $50 on paper and get an inferior...
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