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Forum: Framing 12-15-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,186
Posted By slowsol
And hope you donít make any mistakes and the...

And hope you donít make any mistakes and the drawings donít suck.

They will be less than custom home framing, not more.
Forum: Roofing 12-01-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,674
Posted By slowsol
What do they drain to? Iíve never seen something...

What do they drain to? Iíve never seen something that high with downspouts.


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Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,156
Posted By slowsol
I once stepped knee deep in a wet foundation in...

I once stepped knee deep in a wet foundation in front of about 20 concrete guys that happened to be waiting for the next truck.

In my office clothes.


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-02-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 429
Posted By slowsol
Horrifying.

Horrifying.
Forum: Masonry 10-29-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By slowsol
I was lost for a minute then caught on.

I was lost for a minute then caught on.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 10-28-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,561
Posted By slowsol
I think it looks nice. Facebook gives a...

I think it looks nice.

Facebook gives a voice to tons of morons that were never your clients in the first place.

Ignore the haters.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 10-28-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,561
Posted By slowsol
Letís see the pics.

Letís see the pics.
Forum: General Discussion 10-27-2018, 08:52 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,118,583
Posted By slowsol
Thatís a heck of a house. The windows on...

Thatís a heck of a house.

The windows on the front look weird to me. Like the proportions are off or the style is too horizontal.
Forum: Carpentry 08-01-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,335
Posted By slowsol
Not a framers job in any municipality Iíve ever...

Not a framers job in any municipality Iíve ever worked.
Forum: General Discussion 07-27-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,207
Posted By slowsol
$80/Mo including weekly cleaning and...

$80/Mo including weekly cleaning and tp/sanitizer.

They move them. They clean them. They pick them up when the wind/criminals knock them over. They come when I call. I donít have to be there to...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-24-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,335
Posted By slowsol
Tobacco free jobsites. We work on a lot of active...

Tobacco free jobsites. We work on a lot of active campuses, and owners typically do not allow it. Schools, hospitals, etc.
Forum: Framing 07-19-2018, 08:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,706
Posted By slowsol
I donít have any basis for price comparison but...

I donít have any basis for price comparison but for a house, I think thatís adequate detail.
Forum: Landscaping 07-19-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,032
Posted By slowsol
As griz said, straw mat is the typical solution....

As griz said, straw mat is the typical solution. Iíve also seen it called erosion control blanket. If there are a lot of plantings on it, Iíve seen landscapers hydromulch the hill.
Forum: Architecture & Design 07-19-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,748
Posted By slowsol
ďActual dimensions will be + / - 5%Ē

ďActual dimensions will be + / - 5%Ē
Forum: Flooring 07-16-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,093
Posted By slowsol
Yikes.

Yikes.
Forum: Landscaping 07-16-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,761
Posted By slowsol
Any landscaper can bid new work here. The Zoo has...

Any landscaper can bid new work here. The Zoo has a horticulturist on staff to maintain existing.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-08-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 682
Posted By slowsol
Better not eat them then. Sent from my...

Better not eat them then.


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Forum: New Member Introductions 06-23-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,880
Posted By slowsol
Welcome. In Toledo too. No interest in...

Welcome. In Toledo too. No interest in commercial? Residential framing is a tough gig.


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Forum: General Discussion 02-28-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,411
Posted By slowsol
Unfortunately the fastest way to pay increases is...

Unfortunately the fastest way to pay increases is often changing companies.


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-26-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,014
Posted By slowsol
Several options out there that are similar...

Several options out there that are similar concepts.

ďThe BootĒ is one that is getting pushed in school districts around here.

A big issue I continue to see in schools are giant glass garage...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-24-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,464
Posted By slowsol
Is that after tax? Sent from my iPhone...

Is that after tax?


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Forum: Remodeling 02-24-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,301
Posted By slowsol
1860s house with vinyl

That wood siding looks like a mess.

In your situation, Iíd probably fan fold and put new vinyl up.
Forum: Business 02-23-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,955
Posted By slowsol
Strike through the items you donít agree to. Or...

Strike through the items you donít agree to. Or walk.

Many of those terms are SOP in the commercial contracting world. I canít speak to residential.


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Forum: Framing 02-02-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 11,657
Posted By slowsol
When I was in the field framing it was common...

When I was in the field framing it was common practice. I fell on my back once. Only one story. Never again.

With safety the way it is now, youíd probably get fired if someone saw you do it on a...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-24-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 16,060
Posted By slowsol
Iíve got that same problem. Doesnít seem to just...

Iíve got that same problem. Doesnít seem to just be carhart though...
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