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Forum: Roofing 06-27-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 848
No, I didn't miss it. I read that a roofer...

No, I didn't miss it.

I read that a roofer stated some pretty basic stuff was "crazy, and no roofer would do it".

That makes me think that maybe the roofer is an idiot, and he should call...
Forum: Roofing 06-27-2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 848
Posted By CrescentGutter
Anytime I tried that maneuver in the past I wound...

Anytime I tried that maneuver in the past I wound up getting the job.
Now I just pass on POS jobs.
Forum: Roofing 06-26-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 848
Posted By A&E Exteriors
He hit her with the "I don't want this little POS...

He hit her with the "I don't want this little POS job" price

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Forum: Business 05-08-2020, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 179
Posted By Warren
I am not positive, but I don't thin you have to...

I am not positive, but I don't thin you have to show it. By filing the 1040x, they know that they will need to reconcile it with the previous 1040, so they do that on their end.
Forum: Business 04-10-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,168
Posted By griz
IMO, you need to do a better job of estimating. ...

IMO, you need to do a better job of estimating.

Also, way too many allowances.

How the heck does your client know the cost of the job if everything is an allowance.
Forum: Roofing 01-10-2020, 10:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By tnt specialty
New construction is for start-ups &/or to keep...

New construction is for start-ups &/or to keep your staff busy. Re-roofing is where the $ is. New construction is not sales-driven as re-roofing is.

With new construction you're typically...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-04-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,487
Posted By Tinstaafl
I've never seen a post rot 2' or more down,...

I've never seen a post rot 2' or more down, except in incredibly well-draining soil. Rot requires moisture AND oxygen.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-03-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,487
Posted By Joe Wood
When I put posts in to the ground I always set it...

When I put posts in to the ground I always set it in concrete, then wrap the post bottom at grade with copper. As it oxidizes it washes the area with a copper solution which kills all the rot and...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By jhark123
I saw a dead head sticker on a Cadillac. A voice...

I saw a dead head sticker on a Cadillac. A voice in my head said "don't look back, you can never look back"
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-06-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,457
Posted By Robie
Triggered

Triggered
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-06-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,457
Posted By Lettusbee
All youze guys are so easily triggered ...

All youze guys are so easily triggered

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Forum: Roofing 12-02-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,844
Posted By Golden view
These types of jobs too often go to people who...

These types of jobs too often go to people who haven't done them before, because they don't know better and bid too low.
Forum: Roofing 12-02-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,844
Posted By CrescentGutter
I immediately shot down a local chain hotel when...

I immediately shot down a local chain hotel when I got a call early this summer. Building probably taller than the one the OP is talking about.
A run of any length would require a couple of lifts,...
Forum: Roofing 12-01-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,844
Posted By Fouthgeneration
Six stories X 9.5' = 57 feet above grade....... ...

Six stories X 9.5' = 57 feet above grade.......

Six stories X 11.25' = 67.5' elevation....

Thus a 80 foot boom lift that Weighs ~16.5 TONS or 33,000 lbs, Two guys shuffling the Grillage needed...
Forum: Roofing 08-01-2018, 05:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,444
Posted By madrina
i cant tell you how many guys i know that have...

i cant tell you how many guys i know that have been roofing twice as long as me and they couldnt find a leak if it was dripping on their heads. YOu have to BBBBBBEEEE the water. lol. its a talent.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-21-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 15,842
Posted By META
This thread needs more posts. Nice brown from a...

This thread needs more posts.
Nice brown from a Michigan...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-04-2018, 01:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 876
Posted By VinylHanger
Met some great guys today.

I was working outside downtown today. Small town, so you meet pretty much anyone who passes by.

I looked up and a couple of GI's were talking to a guy. I stood up and we all started to have a...
Forum: General Discussion 04-27-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,478
Posted By KAP
You've got your green card right?... :whistling

You've got your green card right?... :whistling
Forum: Roofing 04-27-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,585
Posted By SmallTownGuy
zombies...

zombies...
Forum: Business 03-08-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,934
Posted By NYgutterguy
40 words, not pages lol Sent from my...

40 words, not pages lol


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-04-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,960
Posted By Ohio painter
No one likes the grammar police, especially for...

No one likes the grammar police, especially for casual online forums and such. But good grammar is so important. We all know correct grammar can get complicated quick, but we should strive to know...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-03-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,960
Posted By MarkJames
Thank's!

Thank's!
Forum: Business 02-03-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,902
Posted By tjbnwi
2016 it changed to the same date as W-2's,...

2016 it changed to the same date as W-2's, postmarked by 1/31.

Tom
Forum: General Discussion 02-01-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,506
Posted By SmallTownGuy
no porch?

no porch?
Forum: Drywall 01-16-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,675
Posted By MarkJames
I thought is was your job coming apart. ...

I thought is was your job coming apart. Different story now. Establish clear parameters and expectations for next time.
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