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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-22-2016, 06:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,323
Posted By Rhode Island
Great topic. I am in a rare position where my...

Great topic. I am in a rare position where my work doesn't pay the bills. Not to say I don't need to work, but the construction stream is more because I love the work. I have found I do better...
Forum: Framing 11-22-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 393,204
Posted By Rhode Island
This is the finished pic. I did all the drywall...

This is the finished pic. I did all the drywall and paint too. Subbed the electric and plumber.
Forum: Drywall 11-12-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,205
Posted By Rhode Island
I use that Stanley thing religiously.

I use that Stanley thing religiously.
Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,818
Posted By Rhode Island
My dad taught auto repair for my towns high...

My dad taught auto repair for my towns high school. His best friend taught carpentry and gave me my first job in high school framing houses. We built houses my first two years and then started...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 11-11-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,886
Posted By Rhode Island
I am about to pull 2 really nice sliders out of a...

I am about to pull 2 really nice sliders out of a house tomm. Come get them for free if you can use them.
Forum: General Discussion 10-15-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,300
Posted By Rhode Island
Join the club. It's 9:50PM and I just walked in...

Join the club. It's 9:50PM and I just walked in the door. I started my day at 7. I am juggling 2 big jobs now with 2 more set to start in 2 weeks. Not too mention all pre bookings (some with...
Forum: HVAC 10-05-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,444
Posted By Rhode Island
Just in case anyone cares. My plumber came by...

Just in case anyone cares. My plumber came by and determined one of my low voltage transformers gave up the ghost. He replaced it, bled my system, gave everything a good look over and was gone...
Forum: Vehicles 10-03-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,194
Posted By Rhode Island
I have a problem with corvettes. This 71 is my...

I have a problem with corvettes. This 71 is my favorite because this was my first and my dad helped me build it.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-16-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,906
Posted By Rhode Island
Just saying for $54 bucks you can't go wrong.

Just saying for $54 bucks you can't go wrong.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-15-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,390
Posted By Rhode Island
I find the guy/women who has watched too much...

I find the guy/women who has watched too much HGTV are the worst. They saw someone do an edited version of the job at hand. In the actual 10 mins of work that was watched, they have now become...
Forum: Business 09-14-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,019
Posted By Rhode Island
-if I had time I would do it -no need to come...

-if I had time I would do it
-no need to come here. Just quote the job.
-I will supply everything. I just need your labor
Forum: Health & Safety 08-13-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,976
Posted By Rhode Island
Be confident in your work, yourself, and the rest...

Be confident in your work, yourself, and the rest will fall into place.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-01-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,648
Posted By Rhode Island
I am thinking this; mornings when I have jobs to...

I am thinking this; mornings when I have jobs to go to, I pass by literally 30-40 pickups with Johnnnys Contracting stuck on the side of it. How the hell do all these people stay in business. ...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-27-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,666
Posted By Rhode Island
And I thought I went over board with stringers. ...

And I thought I went over board with stringers. I love them!
Forum: General Discussion 07-23-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 10,965
Posted By Rhode Island
I threw a board off a deck yesterday and caught...

I threw a board off a deck yesterday and caught the neighbors car. Told my client and then went over and explained my foolishness. Neighbor was cool and said knock $100 off the job I was doing. ...
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,538
Posted By Rhode Island
Whenever I see the word "kindly" in any strange...

Whenever I see the word "kindly" in any strange email a light bulb goes off.....kindly western union me the money............
Forum: General Discussion 06-27-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 14,780
Posted By Rhode Island
Nobody will admit they are not the best...

Nobody will admit they are not the best contractor on the Internet. Everyone is the best or toughest on the keyboard.

I am a laid back guy. If you want to get to know me I have no problem with...
Forum: General Discussion 06-19-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,099,381
Posted By Rhode Island
Here's primer. Still need more primer and color....

Here's primer. Still need more primer and color. I probably do everything ass backwards with drywall and that's why I am on day 2 with this. It will look perfect when done....it's the just the...
Forum: General Discussion 05-09-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 11,685
Posted By Rhode Island
Chippewa for me

Chippewa for me
Forum: Flooring 05-09-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,927
Posted By Rhode Island
Haha...good thing I fixed the upside down...

Haha...good thing I fixed the upside down picture. Something tells me they don't work that way either.

I usually run at 90lbs. At first I thought it was low, but once at 120lbs I figured...
Forum: General Discussion 04-25-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,099,381
Posted By Rhode Island
Got the dishwasher, sink, and vent hood...

Got the dishwasher, sink, and vent hood installed. Counters should be here next week, then backsplash, floor, and invoice!
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-22-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 437
Views: 41,222
Posted By Rhode Island
$3600 I think or very close to it. I didn't buy...

$3600 I think or very close to it. I didn't buy any of the appliances. I do know that in 36" this is the only maker of a double oven. If you go to 48" then you can do wolf or viking for around 8k....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-04-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,779
Posted By Rhode Island
I would run and hide in my truck if I saw a...

I would run and hide in my truck if I saw a snake. Thankfully I never run across them in RI. I don't know how the southern folk deal with those serpents.
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