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Forum: General Discussion 05-29-2016, 10:46 AM
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Posted By FramingPro
Nice, i did a similar one last year.. alone... it...

Nice, i did a similar one last year.. alone... it sucked.
Good work:thumbup:
Forum: Framing 04-17-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
You bet, I have a whole new appreciation for big...

You bet, I have a whole new appreciation for big roofs! Can't wait to get on the next one.

I paid close attention on this one to demonstrate that we have what it takes to meet the demands of...
Forum: Framing 04-17-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
More pics

More pics
Forum: Framing 04-17-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Finished the roof last week. Installed the...

Finished the roof last week.

Installed the windows and doors and now we only have to backframe a few skylights and coffers. It looks great!!
Forum: Framing 03-31-2016, 05:30 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Solid point for the future... Oh yea i would...

Solid point for the future... Oh yea i would dispute many areas..

For some strange reason (pictured in the last picture) they opted to make a gable with step up trusses... not a gable.. :whistling...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 03-28-2016, 04:56 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,493
Posted By FramingPro
Frame and Fortune Construction. Rich and...

Frame and Fortune Construction.
Rich and Framous Ltd.
Forum: Framing 03-20-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Few more, I am really pleased with the way its...

Few more, I am really pleased with the way its looking! Happy to share with others who can appreciate a serious framing job! :thumbsup:
Forum: Framing 03-20-2016, 08:56 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Things are still in the works. We have only 8...

Things are still in the works.
We have only 8 trusses left to install.
I have found a whole bunch of new issues with the trusses, the truss graveyard is filling up. A lot of modifications are being...
Forum: Framing 03-20-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Nope I'm the lead guy, any of the big jobs i have...

Nope I'm the lead guy, any of the big jobs i have posted here in the last 2-3 years have all been ran my me!

My biggest challenge on a roof of this calibre is getting everyone put where their...
Forum: Framing 03-17-2016, 04:31 AM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 398,234
Posted By FramingPro
I had to pat myself on the back last week, there...

I had to pat myself on the back last week, there is a steep grade in the backyard... maybe 4/12 pitch... It was all ice and thick mud.... Could not drive up, spun that sucker around and pushed with...
Forum: Framing 03-16-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 398,234
Posted By FramingPro
Yup, today i got it stuck good. Had to use the...

Yup, today i got it stuck good. Had to use the forks to push me out.. The site has ruts now like 2' deep. I may even send the machine back.. if i can't use it I don't want to get it stuck.
Forum: Framing 03-12-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Got a few of the lower trusses left on the front...

Got a few of the lower trusses left on the front side. All the hard ones are done!

Lots of handcut which i am going to start areas of today!
Forum: Framing 03-03-2016, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 398,234
Posted By FramingPro
Looks nice and warm :thumbup:

Looks nice and warm :thumbup:
Forum: Framing 02-29-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Yup, this guy has his work cut out for him,...

Yup, this guy has his work cut out for him, cedar, with copper flashing, the turret is going to be all copper too.
Forum: Framing 02-29-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Yes i agree, I actually did it everywhere else...

Yes i agree, I actually did it everywhere else except there. I think i will go up with my cordless saw and run the table along the top of plywood to space it. I looked at and went "nah i want it to...
Forum: Framing 02-29-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Progress, had to modify quite a few trusses.. Not...

Progress, had to modify quite a few trusses.. Not very good quality trusses.

I did the dormers alone of the weekend, precut all the pieces and hammered em out. :thumbup: I had never done dormers...
Forum: General Discussion 02-29-2016, 06:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,548
Posted By FramingPro
Can you frame?

Can you frame?
Forum: Framing 02-20-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Haha, i would never leave the fascia to support...

Haha, i would never leave the fascia to support the rafters! I must say, canning has me hell bent on the reverse birds mouth. Its much easier to frame and hold and what not.
Forum: Framing 02-20-2016, 05:33 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
They showed it a hand cut. I put struts...

They showed it a hand cut. I put struts supporting to the plate.
I just run it all to the fascia then cut the legs after before doing the insulation stop.
Forum: General Discussion 02-19-2016, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,118,581
Posted By FramingPro
The back walkout section the fascia is about 36'...

The back walkout section the fascia is about 36' off the ground... taller then my 32 foot ladder.. Don't ask how we got the fascia on... which by the way is 3' off the plate.
It was high in all the...
Forum: Framing 02-18-2016, 09:45 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Gah, whether he's familiar or not, certain things...

Gah, whether he's familiar or not, certain things are worth reiterating, especially coming from someone older and probably wiser i appreciate the input.

I consider almost everything I'm told be...
Forum: Framing 02-18-2016, 09:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Its very strange the way the truss co labelled...

Its very strange the way the truss co labelled things. They gave me a 78 3/4" set back for a fire place... but no indication of where layout was pulled from. I snapped it out full scale on the deck...
Forum: Framing 02-18-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Few days in now. Things are moving along. I...

Few days in now.
Things are moving along. I have opted to pick the partially stood section and complete all aspects of that before moving on to new parts... I need to catch any mistakes before i...
Forum: Framing 02-14-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
Plates are laid out for trusses i meant., we have...

Plates are laid out for trusses i meant., we have 2 bearing walls to build. and then do the trusses.
Forum: Framing 02-14-2016, 11:54 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,133
Posted By FramingPro
I know the full story. Its irrelevant to anyone...

I know the full story. Its irrelevant to anyone here.. I'm just posting to talk about the framing:thumbsup:
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