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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-15-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,338
Posted By Metro M & L
The problem is the Pro Classic!!! That ****...

The problem is the Pro Classic!!!

That **** sags and runs like crazy. Worst paint to spray ever. Try shooting sherwins sologloss contractor indoor outdoor enamel. Or literally any other enamel...
Forum: Flooring 02-14-2020, 02:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By Metro M & L
So much for diplomacy...hah!

So much for diplomacy...hah!
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 5,991
Posted By Metro M & L
Or maybe we just agree as a society that we...

Or maybe we just agree as a society that we should take care of each other and provide health care for everyone?
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-20-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 340
Posted By Metro M & L
You are asking a good question. What risks...

You are asking a good question. What risks should we take?

There is a difference between a risk and a gamble. A risk is something that can go wrong but you either have a plan to deal with the...
Forum: Flooring 01-19-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 654
Posted By Metro M & L
I laid one lvt floor. It gapped like crazy. I...

I laid one lvt floor. It gapped like crazy. I think that's the last one I'll lay.
Forum: Landscaping 01-19-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 815
Posted By Metro M & L
Its a mediocre business plan. In order to...

Its a mediocre business plan.

In order to rank on google you need to GIVE MONEY TO GOOGLE. You may get some calls but in the real world the way to make the phone ring is to pay for it.

Once...
Forum: Flooring 12-30-2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,218
Posted By Metro M & L
I think it looks awesome to have the base match...

I think it looks awesome to have the base match the floor. That's what I'm putting up in my home.:thumbsup:
Forum: Business 12-28-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,820
Posted By Metro M & L
You are out of your ******* mind. Dont do one...

You are out of your ******* mind. Dont do one fing thing for that guy until you are paid what you are owed. He knows you want that half million so he's hes stealing 50k from you. F that, and f him.
Forum: Business 12-18-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,121
Posted By Metro M & L
The best advice I can is that it is probable that...

The best advice I can is that it is probable that your gross profit before taxes will be about 1/3rd of revenue.

Ratios vary a little bit but many people I've talked to have found similar...
Forum: Flooring 12-06-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 929
Posted By Metro M & L
Most of the time you can just kick it back in...

Most of the time you can just kick it back in place.
Forum: Vehicles 11-22-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 494
Posted By Metro M & L
I will definitely buy an electric truck. But this...

I will definitely buy an electric truck. But this was not designed to be used for work. It's garbage.

If you can't reach into the bed of the pickup what good is it?

I bought Ford stock last...
Forum: General Discussion 11-22-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 328
Posted By Metro M & L
It's simple. They can have the clause but they...

It's simple. They can have the clause but they have to pay for it.

If you meet the terms of the clause you get rewarded, if you don't you get punished.

Fairs fair. Whatever they want in...
Forum: Business 10-15-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By Metro M & L
The guys that give away knowledge grow the pie. ...

The guys that give away knowledge grow the pie. The guys that horde it find themselves kings of an empty castle.
Forum: Business 10-15-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 578
Posted By Metro M & L
Send a certified letter demanding payment. ...

Send a certified letter demanding payment.

File small claims.

Serve papers.

Go to court or win default judgment.

Figure out where he keeps his money. You need to know where they work or...
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 434
Posted By Metro M & L
Festool makes 40 grit rubin. But man, depending...

Festool makes 40 grit rubin. But man, depending on where the staples are and the casing profile I think you'd be better off picking them out. You could spend $50 on paper and get an inferior...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-15-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 838
Posted By Metro M & L
If you comingle funds is your corporate isolation...

If you comingle funds is your corporate isolation of assets compromised?

If your employee falls of the ladder and they sue the corporation (assuming you are set up to enjoy benefits of an llc or...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 07-26-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,507
Posted By Metro M & L
If you want to rank on google you have to give...

If you want to rank on google you have to give them money consistently. Year in year out. 3k in ads for a new business ain't shi. It takes time to build a business; no short cuts.

Four ways to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-30-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 2,753
Posted By Metro M & L
I also firmly believe I would never have...

I also firmly believe I would never have succeeded in business without college. I learned accounting, marketing, sales skills, negotiation, research skills, demographics, etc etc. Really rounded...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-30-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 2,753
Posted By Metro M & L
If you want lending to tighten up make it so the...

If you want lending to tighten up make it so the banks and the university split the costs of nonperforming education loans. Basket weaving degrees would be over overnight!

Recently, my son...
Forum: Featured Articles 06-07-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 851
Posted By Metro M & L
Its hard to spend money when youre working all...

Its hard to spend money when youre working all the time.
Forum: Business 04-01-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,849
Posted By Metro M & L
I read an article a couple years ago that...

I read an article a couple years ago that recommended you never say 'your sorry' for delays. Thank the client for their patience! It sets an expectation for their emotional and verbal response.
...
Forum: Business 03-13-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 764
Posted By Metro M & L
Also illegal and asking for fines, payment of...

Also illegal and asking for fines, payment of back taxes and litigation.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-01-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 690
Posted By Metro M & L
Bought the dewalt 60v tsaw. I like better than...

Bought the dewalt 60v tsaw. I like better than the TS by far.

Cut on either side of the track.

Cordless motor runs smooth.

More cutting power.

Depth gauge in English units and factors in...
Forum: Business 01-31-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,069
Posted By Metro M & L
This is what a solid reputation buys you. You...

This is what a solid reputation buys you. You dictate terms.
Forum: Carpentry 01-22-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,652
Posted By Metro M & L
Watch Larry Haun's series on you tube. Read...

Watch Larry Haun's series on you tube.

Read contractor talk daily for four or five years.

Watch you tubers do specialty trades like drywall, painting, framing, flooring.

Code book.

Markup...
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