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Forum: General Discussion 06-05-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 15,518
Posted By bwiab
Another house but I'm loving the interior double...

Another house but I'm loving the interior double height space. This one is design build. :thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 06-05-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 15,518
Posted By bwiab
mostly water tight... finish detailing with the...

mostly water tight... finish detailing with the black out panel and sill pan at dry-in for a la cantina pocket door... not sure why that second photo is rotated???
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-09-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 732
Posted By bwiab
Strange Indeed... I'm sure the majority thought...

Strange Indeed... I'm sure the majority thought they would get rich driving around in theirs cars all day listening to music. Little did they know that it is a business and businesses have expenses....
Forum: Business 04-04-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By bwiab
Property management typically relates to the...

Property management typically relates to the leasing and caretaking of rental units. Is that what you are talking about? Or do you mean property maintenance?
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-20-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,883
Posted By bwiab
GPS is great for excavation but can't be used for...

GPS is great for excavation but can't be used for foundations... unless you want your corners off by 2-6 inches. For 60 gridlines you need a total station... but if it's your first time using it... I...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-20-2019, 01:06 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,203
Posted By bwiab
I wish the lawyers that took on big tobacco would...

I wish the lawyers that took on big tobacco would take on the lawyers...:eek:
Forum: Construction 03-17-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,640
Posted By bwiab
Wood Foundations

So I've seen several books detail wood foundations for full excavated basements. Basically a treated sheathed stud wall on strip footings, waterproofed and backfilled. Seems attractive from a price...
Forum: Business 03-07-2019, 12:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,214
Posted By bwiab
Not a sign of recession, but a sign of the...

Not a sign of recession, but a sign of the peak... deals for flips are very hard to find because of increased competition among "investors"... everyone is an investor... and they're pushing up prices...
Forum: Construction 03-06-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 298
Posted By bwiab
Never used Nichiha cause it was always double...

Never used Nichiha cause it was always double Reynobond or Alucobond in pure material costs. Which are usually 5-7 times a simple single skin...

What product are you thinking of using and what...
Forum: General Discussion 03-06-2019, 01:19 AM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,074,707
Posted By bwiab
So close... but so far...

So close... but so far...
Forum: Business 03-05-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,713
Posted By bwiab
Surviving the Next Recession

Hey guys,

Everyone keeps talking about the next recession coming and it seems like it has been 1-2 years away for about 4 years now...

That being said, it's going to hit eventually. For those...
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By bwiab
No surveyor here but lots of experience with cad...

No surveyor here but lots of experience with cad and laser scanning. The work flow I envision. Surveyor pins property corners and I can then use the total station to set up building corners check and...
Forum: Contractor Swap 02-14-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 471
Posted By bwiab
I would love a total station but we just got the...

I would love a total station but we just got the Amazon echo dot with Alexa... I'll just ask alexa where the building corner are :thumbsup:

Amazon has one listed at 5k...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 591
Posted By bwiab
:laughing: You beat me to it... was going to...

:laughing:

You beat me to it... was going to say, "I love Vegas, but it does always give me IBS..." :laughing:

You'd think they'd change the name??? :eek:

maybe next year...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,193
Posted By bwiab
2, 4 and 6 foot sticks. Have a transit... does...

2, 4 and 6 foot sticks. Have a transit... does that count? Laser would be sublime... total station would be better... Is that the next give away? :thumbsup:
Forum: Construction 02-13-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 988
Posted By bwiab
Wow.... I see **** like this and can't believe...

Wow.... I see **** like this and can't believe people get pissed at me????:whistling
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,074,707
Posted By bwiab
And a few more...

And a few more...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,074,707
Posted By bwiab
Here's a few more pics...

Here's a few more pics...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,074,707
Posted By bwiab
Wrapped up a remodel in Winter Park... Owner let...

Wrapped up a remodel in Winter Park... Owner let me stay a few days for free :thumbsup: To bad my back was all fugged up from the job... couldn't ski :censored:
Forum: Roofing 10-16-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By bwiab
TPO comes in many colors. TPO Colors...

TPO comes in many colors.

TPO Colors (https://www.google.com/search?q=tpo+color+chart&oq=tpo+color&aqs=chrome.0.0j69i57j0l4.1937j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8)
Forum: Plumbing 10-16-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 862
Posted By bwiab
Thanks for your input guys. Plumber I spoke with...

Thanks for your input guys. Plumber I spoke with said there is another brand that makes a manifold similar to this that actually has a shut off at each connection. That makes a little more sense...
Forum: Construction 10-16-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 698
Posted By bwiab
All good things to consider. The liability, walls...

All good things to consider. The liability, walls crashing in while under construction, aspect of it all scares me the most. The building is really a hodge podge. The photo shows one leg of an L...
Forum: Construction 10-15-2018, 12:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 698
Posted By bwiab
Commercial pop top

Hey guys. Any suggestions on how to put on a second floor above the first here. Two commercial tenants on the first floor have to stay in business during construction. I'm just not seeing it. Even if...
Forum: Plumbing 10-10-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 862
Posted By bwiab
The one that is actually mixed most likely goes...

The one that is actually mixed most likely goes to a free standing tub.
Forum: Plumbing 10-10-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 862
Posted By bwiab
I looks like all supply lines run off the...

I looks like all supply lines run off the manifold... almost like a home run to an electrical panel?
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