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Forum: Commercial Construction 02-25-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 34,700
Posted By WilsonRMDL
Screw them to the studs, what's the issue?

Screw them to the studs, what's the issue?
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,646
Posted By brickhook
It's hard to believe that you hire a new guy and...

It's hard to believe that you hire a new guy and give him free run on your accounts. He could of walked out with 1000's of dollars worth of materials....and that would of been 'your' fault.

And...
Forum: General Discussion 01-29-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,646
Posted By SLSTech
You hired him, you eat the cost as the IRS &...

You hired him, you eat the cost as the IRS & everyone else will see him as an employee & quite bluntly you authorized him to sign.
Now if he were truly a sub buying his own materials, etc... the...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 10-17-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,118
Posted By BamBamm5144
Angieslist Scam

As we know, I used to be a big supporter of Angieslist. I was able to get a few good customers and was able to make some money. Heck, I even convinced a few guys on here to try it out. I bought into...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 10-16-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,542
Posted By fee
postcards can work

after reading a few posts regarding the concept of using flyers, postcards, etc., I thought I would shed some light on my 5 year experiment with them.
If you have moved into a new area, or started a...
Forum: Drywall 08-29-2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,149
Posted By Eaglei
Mike do you think us carpenters and g.c. s in...

Mike do you think us carpenters and g.c. s in NYC would be better off looking for cheaper architects in say penn and conn ? Its the cost of doing business in the BIG APPLE. It all evens out. If we...
Forum: General Discussion 08-21-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,549
Posted By Tinstaafl
To be blunt, if you have to ask, that means you...

To be blunt, if you have to ask, that means you don't have the experience to do it safely or efficiently. Though it's possible to do everything yourself, in reality it's not practical.

Hire a crew...
Forum: General Discussion 08-18-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,585
Posted By chewy
Try and avoid doing that if you can.

Try and avoid doing that if you can.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-07-2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,384
Posted By Big Shoe
the price of these blades are a crime!!!:mad:

the price of these blades are a crime!!!:mad:
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-30-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 30,646
Posted By ohiohomedoctor
Overall the guy has done much more good for us...

Overall the guy has done much more good for us legitimate contractors than bad. Sure its comical when he makes a mistake, but in the grand scheme of things he has shoved what happens when people...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 07-29-2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 15,996
Posted By slowsol
Look at Summit appliances. They are always spec'd...

Look at Summit appliances. They are always spec'd when I have weird sized appliances. They are pricey though.
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 07-23-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 15,996
Posted By greg24k
Thanks for correction, I missed <over the range>...

Thanks for correction, I missed <over the range> part... but I'm sure someone makes 24" microwave for over the range use.
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 07-23-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 15,996
Posted By bconley
The microwave that you describe is not for "Over...

The microwave that you describe is not for "Over the Range" use.
It is a "Built in" type that is not appropriate because the wiring and the cabinet is not insulated and can cause product damage as...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 07-23-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 15,996
Posted By greg24k
Sharp makes 24" built in Microwave, most...

Sharp makes 24" built in Microwave, most appliance stores can get them, this is the least expensive model I used on one job KB6524PS its a microwave Drawer, most of them that size will be a drawer...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 07-23-2012, 04:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 15,996
Posted By Big Rig
It seems that you may have a European line of...

It seems that you may have a European line of cabinetry? Or a small apartment kitchen? This link may help you out: http://www.euro-line-appliances.com/index.html
Good luck!
Forum: General Discussion 07-22-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,856
Posted By carolinahandyma
A Nation Thatís Losing Its Toolbox

Just sharing a great article I read on the impacts of reduced American craftsmanship.

A Nation That’s Losing Its Toolbox

THE scene inside the Home Depot on Weyman Avenue here would give the...
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2012, 05:04 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 10,294
Posted By Tinstaafl
This guy did some good old-time stuff. If you...

This guy did some good old-time stuff. If you haven't seen the movie, order the DVD from http://www.dickproenneke.com/. :thumbsup:

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Forum: Marketing & Sales 06-26-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 14,338
Posted By Tinstaafl
I bid the job as a whole. Pricing itemized per...

I bid the job as a whole. Pricing itemized per task is going to be significantly higher due to the inherent inefficiency of doing each task in isolation.

One given task out of a whole job would be...
Forum: General Discussion 06-03-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,024
Posted By dom-mas
I wouldn't do it, but I would advise anyone I...

I wouldn't do it, but I would advise anyone I knew to do it. I have a problem with doing what I'm told tho
Forum: Business 05-18-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,213
Posted By BamBamm5144
Fire him. Find someone new. Problem solved.

Fire him. Find someone new. Problem solved.
Forum: Business 04-14-2012, 11:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,750
Posted By TNTRenovate
I am in 100% agreement with Chris. My first...

I am in 100% agreement with Chris. My first thought was, you got paid on the job, why shouldn't they?

I know that I get upset when a customer doesn't pay and I have to wait and wait on a job that...
Forum: Business 04-10-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,365
Posted By We Fix Houses
CONCEALED CONDITIONS: This Agreement is based...

CONCEALED CONDITIONS: This Agreement is based solely on the observations Contractor was able to make with the structure in its current condition at the time this Agreement was bid. If additional...
Forum: General Discussion 04-09-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,008
Posted By Framer53
Why not charge him for your time from this point...

Why not charge him for your time from this point forward?
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,599
Posted By slowsol
My means book has it in the back.

My means book has it in the back.
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,599
Posted By pcholakis
Cci

There is a separate publication which has all the CCI's. It is updated quarterly.
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