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Forum: Carpentry 05-24-2019, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 458
Posted By heavy_d
Dont mind the Downspout.. Homeowners doing....

Dont mind the Downspout.. Homeowners doing. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190524/87e80b9cd4f94722b56a8dbe7631b482.jpg

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Forum: Carpentry 05-23-2019, 05:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 458
Posted By heavy_d
I had 2 other guys come and help lift. 4 of us....

I had 2 other guys come and help lift. 4 of us. It went fine. It was heavy but no problem. I'll post pics when I completely finish. Still need to install door handle and stuff.

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Forum: Carpentry 05-21-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 458
Posted By heavy_d
Its me and a helper. We are building it on a...

Its me and a helper. We are building it on a sheet of plywood to not mess up the deck and I'll just try to recruit some help to move it in the morning. Great suggestions everyone!

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Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-11-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 500
Posted By heavy_d
I love the edge clips. Only used them on the one...

I love the edge clips. Only used them on the one deck but it was a big one. I did use a good amount of the x clips where joists were doubled etc l, spots I couldn't clip it onto a single joist.
...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-10-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 500
Posted By heavy_d
Morning Mike, For the interior boards I used...

Morning Mike,
For the interior boards I used the new Camo edge clips. Perimeters and stairs I used Toploc colour matched screws. Not allowed to use Cortex on these scalloped boards.
I'm starting an...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-09-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 500
Posted By heavy_d
Composite pool deck

Timbertech Edge composite decking, Classic (regal) aluminum railings.
Almost 700 sq ft of back-breaking fun....
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-13-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By heavy_d
Signed a 2-part contract for the deck. I went and...

Signed a 2-part contract for the deck. I went and spoke to the planning dept for that town and they didn't see any reason the variance wouldn't be granted. Designer is working on the drawings and...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-06-2019, 04:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By heavy_d
Great advice. I'm meeting with the homeowner on...

Great advice. I'm meeting with the homeowner on Monday, will see if he's interested in a smaller deck should thr variance be declined.
By the way, it's not letting me thank you guys on the Tapatalk...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-05-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,025
Posted By heavy_d
I have the heavy duty dewalt stand. It's nice but...

I have the heavy duty dewalt stand. It's nice but the plastic fittings frequently come loose. It's heavy duty with light duty parts.

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Forum: Vehicles 03-27-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By heavy_d
All I know is it's 3M. Sent from my...

All I know is it's 3M.

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Forum: Vehicles 03-15-2019, 09:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By heavy_d
I love it. I have the 250 3.5L eco boost,...

I love it. I have the 250 3.5L eco boost, extended length. High roof. It's very quick, 2nd gear is fun with the turbo.
I've had it for a year and a bit.
I like the look of the look of the transit...
Forum: Vehicles 03-15-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By heavy_d
I was doing affiliate marketing on the side when...

I was doing affiliate marketing on the side when fiverr came out and actually used to sell blackhat SEO services on it myself. Yes it's complete garbage.

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Forum: Vehicles 03-14-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By heavy_d
I Appreciate that. The designers were horrible...

I Appreciate that. The designers were horrible and wanted my van to look like a Microsoft Word clipart-mobile so i had to do it myself. Best I could do.

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Forum: Vehicles 03-14-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By heavy_d
Yeah but I'm not allowed to do that, and stone is...

Yeah but I'm not allowed to do that, and stone is too heavy.

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Forum: Vehicles 03-14-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By heavy_d
Got my Transit wrapped

I did the design myself in Photoshop. You guys like it?...
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By heavy_d
Here's one I have coming up. The deck is longer...

Here's one I have coming up. The deck is longer than 20', so I'm doing a waterfall style piece on the ends of the step so a full 20' tread will fit....
Forum: Decks & Fencing 03-14-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,798
Posted By heavy_d
Is that a grooved board as the tread lip? It's...

Is that a grooved board as the tread lip? It's common practice to use solid edge boards so you don't see the unsightly groove.

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-14-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,462
Posted By heavy_d
Is it just me or does that video look like an...

Is it just me or does that video look like an animation?

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Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-04-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By heavy_d
Looks nice. I would go with it and tell her to...

Looks nice. I would go with it and tell her to make you a sandwich.

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Forum: Flooring 02-25-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By heavy_d
Flood it with self leveller? Sent from my...

Flood it with self leveller?

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Forum: Decks & Fencing 02-12-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 712
Posted By heavy_d
I use sketchup pro for all my designs. It's not...

I use sketchup pro for all my designs. It's not photo realistic but once you learn it, it's quick and precise.
I also own Realtime Landscape Architect but it's less precise and less customization. ...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 549
Posted By heavy_d
I'm learning in my relatively young age that you...

I'm learning in my relatively young age that you really have to write it down so clearly that a 2 year old could get it, or else they will do it wrong.

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Forum: General Discussion 01-20-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,073,372
Posted By heavy_d
I misunderstood. I thought you were installing on...

I misunderstood. I thought you were installing on the existing stringers as shown.

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Forum: Decks & Fencing 01-05-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 816
Posted By heavy_d
I don't think the homeowner would want the extra...

I don't think the homeowner would want the extra middle post against his house. Also I'm trying to avoid having to use giant LVL beam.

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Forum: Decks & Fencing 01-04-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 816
Posted By heavy_d
So I found a span chart that I believe will be...

So I found a span chart that I believe will be appropriate for rafter ties. Maximum Spans for Ceiling Joists - Attic Not Accessible. According to this chart, I will need 2x8 rafter ties for my almost...
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