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Forum: Finish Carpentry 12-30-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 733
Posted By t.carpenter00
Sounds like a good plan. It'll be pretty...

Sounds like a good plan. It'll be pretty expensive. I'd go full length, it'll look better. But, you'll probably have to sell the benefits.

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Forum: General Discussion 12-26-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,380
Posted By t.carpenter00
Your obviously an intelligent man. I'd say go for...

Your obviously an intelligent man. I'd say go for it. The guys here are making the arguments pretty clear. Just know for sure that construction America runs diametrically opposite of corporate...
Forum: General Discussion 12-25-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 577
Posted By t.carpenter00
So, can we assume there's no way for this drain...

So, can we assume there's no way for this drain to reach daylight on your property?

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Forum: General Discussion 12-24-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By t.carpenter00
1st floor with the bay window in a gabled wall,...

1st floor with the bay window in a gabled wall, facing east. Wind generally from SW. The bay window had a shed roof across it.

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Forum: General Discussion 12-24-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By t.carpenter00
I sent my HVAC guy over there. He said that the...

I sent my HVAC guy over there. He said that the unit was actually oversized for the house, so airflow wasn't a problem. He simply suggested the guy leave the door open. Something I've told the guy...
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 577
Posted By t.carpenter00
Do not run it to the sewer or lateral field. It's...

Do not run it to the sewer or lateral field. It's a violation of every code, and anything sensible.

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Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By t.carpenter00
That's a good idea.... Sent from my VS988...

That's a good idea....

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Forum: Finish Carpentry 12-16-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,117
Posted By t.carpenter00
Johnson is right. How many corners? What size? ...

Johnson is right. How many corners?
What size?
As it is, I would charge over half that just to paint it. And that's the easiest part.

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Forum: General Discussion 12-13-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 580
Posted By t.carpenter00
I once had to demo a building that had radius...

I once had to demo a building that had radius trusses made from 1x12's. They were 80' long! The building was built in the 30's. The roof had collapsed because the owner didn't want to strip the 7...
Forum: General Discussion 12-13-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 580
Posted By t.carpenter00
That is incredibly cool. Sent from my VS988...

That is incredibly cool.

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Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,613
Posted By t.carpenter00
I wouldn't be quick to rule out urethane...

I wouldn't be quick to rule out urethane sealants. Just think how many miles upon miles of that stuff is put in every day for Expansion Joints on concrete sidewalks eifs structures, and brick. My...
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,613
Posted By t.carpenter00
Lexel, big stretch, Sherwin Williams white for...

Lexel, big stretch, Sherwin Williams white for trim. Tremco vulkem or NP-1 for exterior work. I didn't read a lot, but I think you missed the urethanes. They're the stretchiest. Go look into Dryvit...
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 421
Posted By t.carpenter00
No. They don't. They look like ankle killers and...

No. They don't. They look like ankle killers and arch flatteners. They also look like an excuse for the boss to add yet another task to the young and stupid, in oder to avoid the cost of proper...
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 673
Posted By t.carpenter00
I worked a huge amount of nights in my 20's and...

I worked a huge amount of nights in my 20's and 30's.i still get sick when I see one of those halogen light stands. Did a lot of drywall by those. I think it's just something that you do in your...
Forum: General Discussion 12-07-2018, 05:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 673
Posted By t.carpenter00
How old are you? Sent from my VS988 using...

How old are you?

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Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By t.carpenter00
Big stretch. Some of the Tremco's and NP-1 and...

Big stretch.
Some of the Tremco's and NP-1 and other urethanes, while amazing sealants, aren't recommended by thier manufacturers for indore use- look at msds sheets.

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Forum: General Discussion 11-14-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 804
Posted By t.carpenter00
That was truly a masterful dissertation. I feel...

That was truly a masterful dissertation. I feel truly wiser having read it! And I've not attempted epoxy yet!
M, I now feel I'm truly smarter than I was yesterday!
Huh....

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Forum: Drywall 11-10-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 682
Posted By t.carpenter00
If the supports roll already, they aren't tight...

If the supports roll already, they aren't tight enough. Once you get your foot problem solved, lock them down tight.

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Forum: Drywall 11-10-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 682
Posted By t.carpenter00
Try screwing in the bottom spring half way and...

Try screwing in the bottom spring half way and see if that helps. If it doesn't, rotate the calf support bands outward about 10 degrees. ( this will move your knees forward.
Also loosen your foot...
Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By t.carpenter00
This house was built in 89. I've been thinking...

This house was built in 89. I've been thinking the same thing about settlement.

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Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By t.carpenter00
So you guys thinking no air flow, huh? Sent...

So you guys thinking no air flow, huh?

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Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By t.carpenter00
I'll get dome pictures and ask about the cold air...

I'll get dome pictures and ask about the cold air return.

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Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By t.carpenter00
Cold bedroom.

I have a client slash friend whose kids bedroom is noticeably colder than the rest of the house in the winter. It's one of the closest rooms to the furnace, and the vents have good airflow. But it's...
Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2018, 06:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,144
Posted By t.carpenter00
What do we do? The best we can for them. I...

What do we do? The best we can for them.
I applaud your kindness. I do a fair amount of volunteering on things like that. You get burned sometimes, by some people. But it sounds like your old couple...
Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,728
Posted By t.carpenter00
Wow! That's awesome! I'm afraid California is a...

Wow! That's awesome! I'm afraid California is a little too far to the extreme for me. I think 40-100k population is limit for my country behind. I'm terrified of California. Can't even visit. I don't...
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