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Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-18-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3,045
Views: 2,919,435
Posted By TheConstruct
Spent the last couple of weekends cleaning and...

Spent the last couple of weekends cleaning and organizing the trailer. We finally put plywood shelves down on the metal shelving. The metal wire shelving on them was a pain for keeping things in...
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 298
Posted By TheConstruct
Oscillating tool

Oscillating tool
Forum: General Discussion 10-15-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 470
Posted By TheConstruct
Your thinking is backwards. That doesn't need to...

Your thinking is backwards. That doesn't need to get jacked up, it needs to get taken down.
Forum: General Discussion 09-26-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 830
Posted By TheConstruct
Too funny, at least the tile job looks like it...

Too funny, at least the tile job looks like it needs to be re done regardless.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-21-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By TheConstruct
The flatten procedure worked great. I used my...

The flatten procedure worked great. I used my forced air propane heater thinking it would be better than a direct flame. It didn't take much to get the Trex hot enough to be pliable and it seemed...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-18-2020, 01:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By TheConstruct
It's attached with Kameleon screws on the outside...

It's attached with Kameleon screws on the outside edges and Trex hidden fasteners between the middle. I'll try a torch. Worst case I need to redo the hatch. I've realized now a welded steel frame...
Forum: General Discussion 09-18-2020, 12:51 AM
Replies: 2,814
Views: 108,155
Posted By TheConstruct
Thanks man, used some tips and tricks learned in...

Thanks man, used some tips and tricks learned in your posts. Actually have a question in the decks forum I was hoping you'd see.
Forum: General Discussion 09-17-2020, 11:56 PM
Replies: 2,814
Views: 108,155
Posted By TheConstruct
I don't build many decks but enjoy doing it. ...

I don't build many decks but enjoy doing it. First Trex deck I've done. Hardware store sold me the wrong colour for the border but the clients actually decided they wanted to use it. I wish we'd...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-15-2020, 10:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By TheConstruct
I've been doing my part to clean the air with my...

I've been doing my part to clean the air with my lungs this week while we build a deck.
Forum: Remodeling 09-10-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 370
Posted By TheConstruct
1/8" or 1/4" x 1 1/2" steel on the side of each?...

1/8" or 1/4" x 1 1/2" steel on the side of each? Screwed ever 12" maybe? Just thinking outside the box if you're down to the studs anyways.
Forum: General Discussion 09-04-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 477
Posted By TheConstruct
Tried to push the thanks button but it's covered...

Tried to push the thanks button but it's covered by ads.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-25-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By TheConstruct
Joist flashing tape would certainly help that.

Joist flashing tape would certainly help that.
Forum: Framing 08-24-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 520
Posted By TheConstruct
It works out to within a 16th if you cut them...

It works out to within a 16th if you cut them dead centered.. Half a 2x4 (1 ¾") minus blade width is 1 11/16th. Pretty close I'd say.
Forum: Technology 08-16-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By TheConstruct
Do they have a built in volume adjustment on the...

Do they have a built in volume adjustment on the headphones themselves? Look for small buttons on the headphone wire.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-14-2020, 10:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By TheConstruct
Makita 40V XGT

Anyone heard about this new Makita battery platform? I just stumbled upon it but know nothing about it. Looks like a new battery platform and new tool line up. I don't think they're compatible...
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 2,814
Views: 108,155
Posted By TheConstruct
I watched a cool Youtube video a while back about...

I watched a cool Youtube video a while back about a mill that made the stuff. Probably a good call just purchasing it and spending your time doing something other than playing with fire in the...
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2020, 10:13 PM
Replies: 2,814
Views: 108,155
Posted By TheConstruct
Awesome! What did you use to burn the wood? ...

Awesome! What did you use to burn the wood? Tiger torch?

Does it get sealed as well?
Forum: Framing 08-14-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 610
Posted By TheConstruct
You spelled spelled spelt, which is properly...

You spelled spelled spelt, which is properly un-American :laughing:
Forum: Remodeling 08-11-2020, 02:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 488
Posted By TheConstruct
The situation has come up for me before and I...

The situation has come up for me before and I have used toggle bolts and glue like Greg mentioned. Haven't heard back that there were any issues. That being said these were cheap jobs where it...
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2020, 11:26 PM
Replies: 2,814
Views: 108,155
Posted By TheConstruct
Your scarf looks more like a scarf'nt :laughing:

Your scarf looks more like a scarf'nt :laughing:
Forum: Vehicles 07-28-2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,674
Posted By TheConstruct
I did it once so far. My buddy who lives down...

I did it once so far. My buddy who lives down the road saw me drive by, he called to tell me and as I pulled over the car behind me stopped to let me know too. I was still on the phone with my...
Forum: General Discussion 07-26-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 633
Posted By TheConstruct
Thanks guys, I should clarify I always return...

Thanks guys, I should clarify I always return calls and am always polite in the way I handle declining work. I pride myself on customer service at all stages of a project. I think my curse is being...
Forum: General Discussion 07-23-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2,814
Views: 108,155
Posted By TheConstruct
I found them on Etsy. They are from a company...

I found them on Etsy. They are from a company called Cascade Iron - https://cascadeironco.com/collections/shelf-brackets

There is a little bounce in the shelves but the brackets are plenty strong...
Forum: General Discussion 07-22-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 2,814
Views: 108,155
Posted By TheConstruct
Finally finished this one. Clients were so...

Finally finished this one. Clients were so excited they started moving in shortly after we passed our final.
Forum: Carpentry 07-10-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 746
Posted By TheConstruct
Awesome article!

Awesome article!
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