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Forum: Roofing 04-02-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,549
Posted By 1985gt
Coatings make a good metal roof restoration,...

Coatings make a good metal roof restoration, that's mostly all we use coatings for aside from some smooth BUR roofs. Advertising should be pretty easy. Reflective coatings help with cooling costs in...
Forum: Roofing 04-01-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,549
Posted By 1985gt
1. They need to be install on a roof that has...

1. They need to be install on a roof that has positive drainage.
2. They generally need to be recoated every so often.
3. They are not the end all for leaks. Leaks need to be addressed first.
4....
Forum: Roofing 03-25-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 16,112
Posted By Donohue Const
Not sure how new that malco turbo shear is I...

Not sure how new that malco turbo shear is

I have been using one for 2 years now

It works great. I have never used it in standing seam, but for and exposed fastener, or pbr panels it's awesome...
Forum: Roofing 03-19-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,454
Posted By 1985gt
But yet you recommend a coating? Sure why use...

But yet you recommend a coating? Sure why use something that has been proven for decades just throw a bucket of *** over it and call it good.
Forum: Roofing 03-13-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 16,112
Posted By jaydee
I prefer electric shears

I prefer electric shears
Forum: Roofing 02-19-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,668
Posted By CrescentGutter
Got a couple part time guys when I need them....

Got a couple part time guys when I need them. Also use Gutter Mates on pretty much every job, whether any of the boys are there or not.
I'm also equipped with a bucket truck and a tow behind lift....
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-18-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,816
Posted By VinylHanger
Did they still have square nails back then?

Did they still have square nails back then?
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-18-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,816
Posted By Calidecks
I cut my teeth on a California Framer, back when...

I cut my teeth on a California Framer, back when practically all homes were hand banged together.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-18-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,816
Posted By asevereid
My local HD was clearing out Senco cordless...

My local HD was clearing out Senco cordless nailers and I picked up the last one, plus battery for $130 I think :thumbsup:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-18-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,816
Posted By socalmason
Thats a great hammer i swing one and it can take...

Thats a great hammer i swing one and it can take the abuse
Forum: Roofing 01-15-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,474
Posted By dDubya
I'm conflicted on low pitch roofs being shingled:...

I'm conflicted on low pitch roofs being shingled: One the one hand, I get a lot of jobs from other guys doing it several years ago.

On the other, it's a roof system that makes my price look more...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-13-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 1,730
Views: 630,369
Posted By asevereid
Take a cheque? :D

Take a cheque? :D
Forum: Roofing 01-13-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,128
Posted By Tom Struble
i wouldn't do one for less then 1200..

i wouldn't do one for less then 1200..
Forum: Roofing 01-13-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,128
Posted By red_cedar
There is metal roof ( steel standing seam)...

There is metal roof ( steel standing seam) pricing being used that is way less than I was pricing it 7-10 years ago.
Contractors under price much of the metal roofs just to get some under their...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-13-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1,730
Views: 630,369
Posted By CanningCustom
Yeah I had the same issue MD but I guess I just...

Yeah I had the same issue MD but I guess I just have myself trained to move my bags before putting them on
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-11-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 1,730
Views: 630,369
Posted By Sunset Designs
My Occidentals, although I am leaning toward the...

My Occidentals, although I am leaning toward the Home Depot pouches above :)
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-11-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 1,730
Views: 630,369
Posted By asgoodasdead
bags is west coast, pouches is east coast. it's...

bags is west coast, pouches is east coast. it's not a big deal.
Forum: Roofing 01-08-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,128
Posted By Joasis
You will like Scott Taylor, I have done business...

You will like Scott Taylor, I have done business with him for 15 years. He supplies most of our metal roofs and all of our standing seam products, plus we erect for them as well.
Forum: Roofing 01-07-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,128
Posted By Joasis
26 gauge meets the insurance impact...

26 gauge meets the insurance impact requirements. In many caes, the 24 and 22 are actually not as high of tensile strength. Taylor will quote the 24 and can bring the machine on site to roll it for...
Forum: Roofing 01-07-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,128
Posted By Roofcheck
Did this in three weeks. There is nothing fast...

Did this in three weeks. There is nothing fast about SS when you first start out.
Forum: Roofing 01-06-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,295
Posted By 1985gt
Not really a residential brand at all since...

Not really a residential brand at all since neither one will warranty residential jobs.

I would imagine they work a lot like any other manufacture, you asked to be signed up, if they like you...
Forum: Roofing 01-01-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,474
Posted By Roofcheck
Shingle style- 3 tabs over laminated makes an big...

Shingle style- 3 tabs over laminated makes an big difference on a low slope roof. I go to EPDM every chance I get the installation is simple and offers great protection- almost always seamless...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-31-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1,730
Views: 630,369
Posted By asgoodasdead
husky pouches have a 3 year warranty and they...

husky pouches have a 3 year warranty and they don't ask for your receipt for an exchange. go swap em
Forum: Roofing 12-30-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,583
Posted By NYgutterguy
The lack of kick out is one of the few things can...

The lack of kick out is one of the few things can make my life miserable just installing something as simple as gutters.
Butting up a gutter to the j, siding, or stucco with out it will sometimes...
Forum: Roofing 12-27-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 113,123
Posted By Roofcheck
Best thing I can suggest as a tip to installing...

Best thing I can suggest as a tip to installing seamless gutters..... CALL ME!
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