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Forum: Business 12-07-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 707
Posted By Donohue Const
most insurance companies I have delt with dont...

most insurance companies I have delt with dont care how many bids you get

they have a price sheet of what they "think" everything should cost and pay you that unless you fight them

they usually...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-07-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,027
Posted By cedarboarder
1. Saying no to small jobs. 2. Become more...

1. Saying no to small jobs.
2. Become more specialized and focus on the services in demand.

oh and loose 30lbs. The gut is getting embarrisng haha.

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Forum: Business 12-07-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,049
Posted By onmywayup
Oh sh!t GriZ... Are we only allowed to make two...

Oh sh!t GriZ... Are we only allowed to make two before we gotta change careers?! I make at least two a day!
Forum: Carpentry 12-06-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,573
Posted By hdavis
Everyone wants to build furniture. It's ver...

Everyone wants to build furniture. It's ver expensuve to be competitive. You'd be better off making picnic tables and selling them on the side of the road, yiu won't lose your butt and you din't...
Forum: Flooring 12-05-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,337
Posted By Tom M
I would use sixes. 8 is long. Ring shank is...

I would use sixes. 8 is long.

Ring shank is the way to go. You're dealing with quarter inch sheet good the head of the nail is going to be holding the board down if you staple it you'll have to...
Forum: Business 12-05-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 889
Posted By LPG
Looks like I did not mention another thought.. ...

Looks like I did not mention another thought..

I recently read a perspective that- as your move along an economic expansion, the leads eventually transform into clients whom are stretching...
Forum: Flooring 12-05-2018, 01:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,337
Posted By Big Johnson
All the stapled down underlayment that I’ve...

All the stapled down underlayment that I’ve ripped up was a bitch. Maybe the stuff you did was light on the staples.
Forum: Flooring 12-05-2018, 01:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,337
Posted By Tinstaafl
The compelling reason is speed and ease of...

The compelling reason is speed and ease of application.

While I won't deny the greater tenacity of ring-shanks, IMO they're simply not necessary most of the time. Properly sized staples used with...
Forum: General Discussion 12-03-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,652
Posted By rblakes1
Maybe she's trying to make some room on the card...

Maybe she's trying to make some room on the card for Christmas shopping

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Forum: General Discussion 12-03-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,652
Posted By Inner10
3 Months later? Take a hike lady.

3 Months later? Take a hike lady.
Forum: General Discussion 12-03-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,652
Posted By hdavis
Always up the ante, or just eat it and walk away....

Always up the ante, or just eat it and walk away.

If you want to up the ante, get a lawyer to send a letter detailing that you provided services and charged accordingly. The kicker is pointing...
Forum: Business 12-02-2018, 10:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,049
Posted By Mordekyle
Like Vinyl said, $2300 for 3 weeks? At that rate,...

Like Vinyl said, $2300 for 3 weeks? At that rate, it would be better to pick up cans and bottles from the side of the road. Most of us have been there, overestimating our abilities and...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-02-2018, 07:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,168
Posted By NYgutterguy
I quit Instagram and Facebook and it made me a lot happier

After years of bashing people on fb I'm now
That guy who posts too much. Not much about business though. Class pics from 2nd grade, pic with my mom out to dinner, old HS football videos, tons of...
Forum: Health & Safety 12-02-2018, 02:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 843
Posted By Calidecks
My take? Do not accuse him of taking drugs as the...

My take? Do not accuse him of taking drugs as the reason to fire him, unless you have some proof. Just give him his check and tell him he's not a good fit for your company. Not worth the risk,...
Forum: Business 12-01-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,049
Posted By cwatbay
Eat it. Nobody is perfect. Do the job, don't make...

Eat it. Nobody is perfect. Do the job, don't make the same mistake twice.

I had a large miscalculation once, cost me over $15k. Did the job.
Forum: Business 12-01-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,049
Posted By tgeb
I would have pulled the discount as soon as they...

I would have pulled the discount as soon as they wanted to do the project in "phases."

I agree with those above, finish the job.
Forum: Health & Safety 11-30-2018, 10:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 843
Posted By rblakes1
Leave out a bag of funyons. If he takes them,...

Leave out a bag of funyons. If he takes them, theres your proof! [emoji1]

Any idea where he goes off to beforehand? Drive for lunch, port a john, etc...

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Forum: General Discussion 11-29-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,100
Posted By TimNJ
It just takes time. Think of your new business...

It just takes time.
Think of your new business as a snow ball rolling down hill.
Starts off small and then keeps growing.

If you put out the flyers in summer it is time to put them out again....
Forum: Carpentry 11-27-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 7,907
Views: 1,530,825
Posted By A&E Exteriors
Didn't take long....https://youtu.be/EU46IIl4Pek

Didn't take long....https://youtu.be/EU46IIl4Pek
Forum: Carpentry 11-27-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7,907
Views: 1,530,825
Posted By rblakes1
That's why they always say to work from multiple...

That's why they always say to work from multiple stacks when installing, just in case the batch colors don't match exactly

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-27-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 735
Posted By Windycity
Crypto slide

problem with crypto is until the value has some sort of level of stability no real business will accept it as an accepted form of payment

At least with the American dollar you know itís general...
Forum: General Discussion 11-27-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,043
Posted By KAP
Never understood the attraction of living so...

Never understood the attraction of living so close where you can look right into your neighbors house... be better off living in a condo so there'd be a wall... and at least then you don't have to...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-27-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 735
Posted By Joasis
I never understood it either. One of my subs was...

I never understood it either. One of my subs was buying into it heavily....and I said a fool and his money....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-26-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By ScipioAfricanus
Well, the Dems lost their slaves back about 150...

Well, the Dems lost their slaves back about 150 years ago so I guess they figure that illegal, underpaid, non-tax paying, south of the border types are the next best thing.

Andy.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-25-2018, 11:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,522
Posted By tjbnwi
Treating pump paint sprayers.

If I'm parking the sprayer(s) for more than a few days I use pump protector to treat the unit(s). Problem was always wasted treatment product. I solved the problem by creating a narrow vertical...
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