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Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-12-2020, 10:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 915
Posted By Builders Inc.
Leica Disto FTA360 Tripod Adapter, Red/Black...

Leica Disto FTA360 Tripod Adapter, Red/Black https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00IIXF05G/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_ROlrEbKW4FS9V

It came in the mail. I was trying to measure the column on my front porch with...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-09-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 915
Posted By Builders Inc.
So I have the Leica Disto x4 coming in the mail...

So I have the Leica Disto x4 coming in the mail in two days, now I want the point to point accessory tripod but $800 bucks?? Dang tool addiction is REAL today. Lol. Might have to wait on that to see...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-09-2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 915
Posted By Builders Inc.
Well I guess I gotta pull the trigger, the one...

Well I guess I gotta pull the trigger, the one Cali has or the hilti huh? We have 36 pieces of coping cap, touch up exterior paint, 15,000 sf of carpet to clean and a final clean inside and Iíll be...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-25-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 915
Posted By Builders Inc.
I have a dinosaur Bosch from 2012 that doesnít...

I have a dinosaur Bosch from 2012 that doesnít even have Bluetooth or a screen. Itís like working in a third world country... [emoji12]


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-12-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2,649
Views: 73,941
Posted By Builders Inc.
Spending the night in a 70,000 sf building we are...

Spending the night in a 70,000 sf building we are roofing that has a historical section with artificers that cannot be ruined. Roof is half removed with peel and stick applied during 50 degree...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-02-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 2,649
Views: 73,941
Posted By Builders Inc.
After the hurricane last year I quit concrete...

After the hurricane last year I quit concrete because the plant was tore up for some time, got a job w/ a huge commercial outfit as a PM. #1 thing we request it tie the ladder to the gutter fasteners...
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,042
Posted By Builders Inc.
Well just picked up a 2019 F-250 diesel lariat...

Well just picked up a 2019 F-250 diesel lariat with 3500 miles for 52k out the door. Feeling pretty good about the find.


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Forum: General Discussion 10-06-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,042
Posted By Builders Inc.
You know what blows me is around here in Florida...

You know what blows me is around here in Florida this truck is 67k sticker but in Oklahoma itís 57k. Iím tempted to get pre approved, call them, pre order one and book a flight then drive it home... ...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-25-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,219
Posted By Builders Inc.
11 months later... Still hard at it. We...

11 months later...

Still hard at it. We wrapped up the emergency T&M contracts and now weíre in fixed price contracts. Iíve finished probably 10 jobs since the new year. Wrapping up a lot of...
Forum: Commercial Construction 08-25-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By Builders Inc.
R21 Insulation

Well hereís the scenario. We work off of a consultant xactimate scope, bid it sight unseen and what was there was R19 and the consultant wrote R21. I bought R19. R19 is 6.25Ē. The walls are metal...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-04-2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,219
Posted By Builders Inc.
Whatís up guys! Deckhead I appreciate the visit...

Whatís up guys! Deckhead I appreciate the visit and phone call!! I really hate it that I didnít have time to get with you yesterday! Man thereís a company called cotton holdings I applied for and was...
Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,932
Posted By Builders Inc.
With the same house and decorated the same so...

With the same house and decorated the same so youíd never feel away from home. Lol [emoji23]


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Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,932
Posted By Builders Inc.
56í Hatteris I think thatís how you spell it....

56í Hatteris I think thatís how you spell it. Only time youíd see me is at the docks refueling. Lol. Fishing till my arm fell off. But back to reality....


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Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,932
Posted By Builders Inc.
Yep on the ups and downs. I was 150 for forever...

Yep on the ups and downs. I was 150 for forever and then was kinda a truck ass with the partnership went to 189 then put bags back on and within a year I was back to 150 but since the storm and this...
Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,932
Posted By Builders Inc.
I was hired 18 years ago and 12 years into it I...

I was hired 18 years ago and 12 years into it I became licensed, partnered with the previous owners son after the recession, partnerships didnít work out. Went out on my own in the spring basically...
Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,932
Posted By Builders Inc.
Well after wallowing in my own self pity for...

Well after wallowing in my own self pity for three days I shaved my lumberjack beard, dusted off my dress shoes and went to a job interview today. I havenít been interviewed in 20 YEARS! Was hired on...
Forum: General Discussion 10-28-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,932
Posted By Builders Inc.
Iím thinking Colorado or somewhere similar. With...

Iím thinking Colorado or somewhere similar. With mountains and a white winter. So tired of sand and humidity. I have a friend who is an avid outdoorsman who lives there and is always posting pics of...
Forum: General Discussion 10-28-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,932
Posted By Builders Inc.
I applaud your efforts to help. Everyone is. But...

I applaud your efforts to help. Everyone is. But I was nearly ran off the road by some millennial one stripe guardsman in a van so bad I had to hit the concrete median, luckily my windows were down...
Forum: General Discussion 10-28-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,932
Posted By Builders Inc.
If you could move where would you go?

Well itís not a fantasy choice. No I cannot afford to set up shop on bora bora island. Iím just done with natural disasters and hurricanes, humidity and hot summers. Im selling my big equipment that...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-26-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,219
Posted By Builders Inc.
Itís so bad that if your a state certified...

Itís so bad that if your a state certified residential, building, or general contractor you can pull roofing permits now. Thatís a separate license. I know crazy right. Iíve got four now and still...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-26-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,219
Posted By Builders Inc.
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Bunch of this. Only stores open are grocery and Walmart. Not much left. Rentals are going for $2000 a month for a one...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-10-2018, 07:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,219
Posted By Builders Inc.
we went to Pensacola Sent from my iPhone...

we went to Pensacola


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-10-2018, 04:01 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,219
Posted By Builders Inc.
It is heading up 231. I live a stones throw from...

It is heading up 231. I live a stones throw from 231. Traffic heading north constantly today. We worked securing jobs for a two possible three and we have 50 gallons of gas for the generator and...
Forum: Contractor Licensing 01-12-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,237
Posted By Builders Inc.
Yes ma'am. This site is awesome. Thank you! Hope...

Yes ma'am. This site is awesome. Thank you! Hope your feeling better.


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-27-2017, 10:10 PM
Replies: 15,854
Views: 850,143
Posted By Builders Inc.
God that's gross. I bet he ate the "breath mint"...

God that's gross. I bet he ate the "breath mint" in there too.


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