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Forum: Construction 03-18-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,662
Posted By griz
The best advice I can offer about fighting an...

The best advice I can offer about fighting an inspector is to pick your battles carefully....very carefully
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-14-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 18,576
Posted By m1911
Campbell Hausfeld

Campbell Hausfeld
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-14-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 18,576
Posted By aaron_a
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Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,504
Posted By 480sparky
Simply put......... I don't. If the price is...

Simply put......... I don't.

If the price is more than they want to pay, I'll be happy (in some situations) to go through their wish list and see what they're willing to do without to get within...
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,504
Posted By Calidecks
You are correct. It's often self serving when...

You are correct. It's often self serving when I've made the exception.

Edit: I've been known to help people in need as well. Especially the elderly.
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2016, 03:45 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,504
Posted By TNTRenovate
But usually you have a very good reason, and it's...

But usually you have a very good reason, and it's not to make someone feel like they got a deal. Maybe a job that is super cool, or one for the portfolio, or someone in need.
Forum: Remodeling Picture Post 01-07-2016, 06:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,950
Posted By dielectricunion
This belongs in a museum! When I run into this...

This belongs in a museum! When I run into this kind of sh"t (practically every job I've ever done) it's hard to believe that it isn't some sort of twisted conceptual artwork


Sent from my iPhone...
Forum: Business 12-26-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 29,499
Posted By lawndart
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMt6lCyaZUw&featur...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMt6lCyaZUw&feature=youtu.be
Forum: Marketing & Sales 09-07-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,156
Posted By Calidecks
We have a lot of extremely successful Asians in...

We have a lot of extremely successful Asians in my community. One of my clients from China, out of the blue for no reason at all, will send me an envelope in the mail for vip tickets to sports...
Forum: Carpentry 08-27-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 1,620,059
Posted By CompleteW&D
This damn thread is a LOVE / HATE kind of thing...

This damn thread is a LOVE / HATE kind of thing for me. I always hesitate hitting the first click and coming into this thread.

I LOVE it because it never ceases to amaze me at some of the stuff...
Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,905
Posted By Creter
I agree there and have had my share. The thing...

I agree there and have had my share. The thing is that MOST of those PITA people's friends KNOW that person is an asshole.

Lot of times you get benefit of being the one person whom was able to...
Forum: General Discussion 06-15-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,905
Posted By Irishslave
It's hard but you have to make things like this...

It's hard but you have to make things like this clear up front.....something along the lines of "if you're going to be an asshole, I would just prefer you find someone else" seriously you have to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-11-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,277
Posted By BamBamm5144
My wife wanted a new car. Bought myself a truck...

My wife wanted a new car. Bought myself a truck instead. She's mad.
Forum: Carpentry 06-08-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 1,620,059
Posted By ubcguy89
And I get called back to fix grout the size of a...

And I get called back to fix grout the size of a pinhole that the HO had to get on their hands and knees and crawl and find. Behind the toilet
Forum: Drywall 05-13-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,248
Posted By Sir Mixalot
Yes Bernie does some awesome work!:thumbup: ...

Yes Bernie does some awesome work!:thumbup:

I actually won the drywall sculpting kit from that video contest. :clap:

I use them all the time on my textured art and drywall sculptures.
...
Forum: Drywall 05-12-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,248
Posted By Calidecks
Forum: Business 04-30-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,314
Posted By Inner10
I keep 20 dollars hidden in my sock drawer so at...

I keep 20 dollars hidden in my sock drawer so at retirement time I can buy a 10 foot piece of rope and hang myself.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-24-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 13,335
Posted By Robie
Back then, we played cowboys and Indians and...

Back then, we played cowboys and Indians and Army. We had real looking fake guns. I thought I was king as I had a Winchester air rifle.
Because we lived on base, most kids had surplus army helmets,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-22-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 13,335
Posted By griz
For the elder gents.....

Who remembers the black rotary dial phones with phone numbers that started with two letters?

Fire Alarm pull boxes?

Phone booths?

45 RPM records? Turntables for that matter.....

5 cent...
Forum: Carpentry 04-18-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 1,620,059
Posted By CO762
Not my job to train other people and they don't...

Not my job to train other people and they don't work for me, so I can't lose any business. One time a whole bunch of illegals a business hired instead of us were doing something wrong. Once again,...
Forum: Carpentry 03-24-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 1,620,059
Posted By Leo G
Common Core Math

Common Core Math
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-16-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 15,854
Views: 864,837
Posted By Leo G
Don't let the EPA catch you grilling.....

Don't let the EPA catch you grilling.....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-27-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,325
Posted By rselectric1
It's uncanny how many times a gut feel turns out...

It's uncanny how many times a gut feel turns out to be correct when talking to a new potential client on the phone.

It's getting to where I can pick out the time wasters within the first minute of...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-27-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,325
Posted By TNTRenovate
Always trust your gut, it never lies. I also have...

Always trust your gut, it never lies. I also have some rules of life that I swear to never break, and as soon as I BOOM!!!! it hits me between the eyes. I kick myself for days for not listening to...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-27-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,801
Posted By m1911
I almost always "tool" the caulking with my...

I almost always "tool" the caulking with my finger, I think it forces it better in the joint and makes for better adhesion and appearance. my 2cents
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