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Forum: Vehicles 06-28-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,654
Posted By dougger222
My 04 PJ also had a lip on the rear bottom and...

My 04 PJ also had a lip on the rear bottom and some things would catch on it. After hundreds of dumps on a 10K+ lb load it finally let go. We modified the rear door system and got rid of the lip,...
Forum: Vehicles 05-31-2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,024
Posted By dougger222
When I bought my first diesel in 01 (still have...

When I bought my first diesel in 01 (still have it with 342K miles now) diesel was on average $0.40 a gallon less than gas. Back then the upgrade option was a little under $5K for the diesel option....
Forum: Vehicles 05-30-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,654
Posted By dougger222
I've got an 04 and 09 PJ 14K lb dump trailers...

I've got an 04 and 09 PJ 14K lb dump trailers both bought new. They have the single center mounted ram with the hinging scissors lift. When I've done research this is said to be the best application...
Forum: Vehicles 05-30-2016, 09:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,024
Posted By dougger222
I believe the V10 is still available in the Super...

I believe the V10 is still available in the Super Duty flat bed trucks. If you want a box installed from the factory it's either the 6.2 or 6.7.

Everyone I know with the 6.7's like them a lot. My...
Forum: Roofing 03-03-2016, 05:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,936
Posted By dougger222
So two layers of asphalt shingles under a layer...

So two layers of asphalt shingles under a layer of slate? Wonder if this home was built to support that type of weight? We can get 60sq in the 14yrd dump trailer if it's not in-twined with valley...
Forum: Vehicles 03-02-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,038
Posted By dougger222
BTW, That's a very sharp OBS you got there!...

BTW,
That's a very sharp OBS you got there! Can't find them like that around here.
Forum: Vehicles 03-02-2016, 09:47 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,038
Posted By dougger222
Never had an issue selling jobs in my work cloths...

Never had an issue selling jobs in my work cloths (roofing) and driving my dirty work truck. Always would explain my appearance was as a result of being an owner operator.

Know lot's of extremely...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-23-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,126
Posted By dougger222
I don't want to post links here but google how to...

I don't want to post links here but google how to pay your mortgage with a credit card. There are articles that explain the method without paying any type of fee's. Sounds like this was very common...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-23-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,126
Posted By dougger222
My buddy never mentioned having to pay fee's for...

My buddy never mentioned having to pay fee's for putting his mortgage payments on a credit card. He owns a company who makes instruments for surgeons. Guessing he has a special credit card that has a...
Forum: Roofing 02-23-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,910
Posted By dougger222
We taper 1-4in in the valleys. We tear off some...

We taper 1-4in in the valleys. We tear off some roofs where they taper it 3 inches on the top and 6 inches on the bottom with mill valley, UGLY!!!

The theory behind it is more water will flow...
Forum: Roofing 02-22-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,910
Posted By dougger222
When we used to do open W valley we always ran...

When we used to do open W valley we always ran one side while cutting the ears in the valley then after the section was shingled we would snap a line and cut the valley from top to bottom inch gap on...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-18-2016, 04:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,126
Posted By dougger222
A buddy of mine puts EVERYTHING on his credit...

A buddy of mine puts EVERYTHING on his credit card (mortgages, vehicle payments, all personal expense). He gets back about $16,000 per year, never pays interest.
Forum: Roofing 02-10-2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 47,645
Posted By dougger222
We ran CT Roofer Select for several years. The...

We ran CT Roofer Select for several years. The price went up and up and the quality seemed to go down and down.

We do either basic 15 pound or Rino synthetic.

Over the years have ran into some...
Forum: Roofing 02-09-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,703
Posted By dougger222
I'll install heat cables on existing customers...

I'll install heat cables on existing customers roof but give them no warranty at all. The ones we've installed are the cheap $1 per foot sold at big box stores.

Having steamed many hundreds of...
Forum: Landscaping 02-08-2016, 10:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,760
Posted By dougger222
Knew a bunch of guys that do commercial snow...

Knew a bunch of guys that do commercial snow removal. Most common is monthly contracts to remove the snow, flat rate. The more it snows the more you work the less you make. The less it snows the less...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-07-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,719
Posted By dougger222
My first web site was built by a customer at a...

My first web site was built by a customer at a cost close to $5K. Last Winter crashed the site because it was crap and changed it for a different market. This Spring a buddy of mine made me 2 web...
Forum: Vehicles 02-07-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,697
Posted By dougger222
Did the Arizona show a few years ago. At about...

Did the Arizona show a few years ago. At about 9pm we snuck in to get a better view, the row behind the VIP section.

It a lot to see. $250K super cars in the parking lot parked next to kia's.
Forum: Vehicles 02-07-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,663
Posted By dougger222
I own a few 7.3 vehicles. 99 F250 340K miles ...

I own a few 7.3 vehicles.
99 F250 340K miles
99 F350 dually 280K miles
00 Excursion 280K miles
02 Excursion 315K miles
03 Excursion 120K miles (cruise control fire/parts vehicle)

The 7.3's...
Forum: General Discussion 02-07-2016, 12:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,965
Posted By dougger222
Found some things pay really well in Xactimate...

Found some things pay really well in Xactimate other things not so well. Interior painting and such not so good. The truck with anything to do with Xactimate and insurance work is find every...
Forum: Roofing 01-11-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 49,745
Posted By dougger222
Most of the big box stores in my area carry the...

Most of the big box stores in my area carry the cheap drip edge. Menards carry both the short and tall profile but only in a few colors.

If your guys can't figure out drip edge perhaps go with...
Forum: Roofing 02-14-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,451
Posted By dougger222
We have done 75% of ice dam steaming on homes...

We have done 75% of ice dam steaming on homes built from the turn of the century to the 40's. Most older homes with the short overhangs are steeper so there's less height to the ice dams but they...
Forum: Roofing 02-14-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,451
Posted By dougger222
I have never and will never give any type of...

I have never and will never give any type of warranty or guarantee on ice dam or snow removal.

Heard a lot of companies were telling there guys to just let the snow and ice chunks drop and don't...
Forum: Roofing 02-14-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,451
Posted By dougger222
In the past we offered free estimates for snow...

In the past we offered free estimates for snow removal and ice dam steaming. When we weren't super busy it wasn't too bad as my father who's been in the roofing industry for over 40 years did the...
Forum: Roofing 02-13-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,246
Posted By dougger222
Thanks for the response. The 14 day forecast...

Thanks for the response. The 14 day forecast looks like cooler temps and they are calling for a bit more snow this weekend.

Thinking it may only be busy for 1-2 weeks but that's okay. Worth the...
Forum: Roofing 02-13-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,246
Posted By dougger222
Anybody Ice Dam Steaming???

Wondering if anybody on the N/E cost is doing snow and ice removal? We got slammed here in MN last Winter with 3 months of non stop work but this Winter have not shoveled off one roof.

Putting...
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