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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 12:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By 3bar
thanks for the replies guys!

thanks for the replies guys!
Forum: General Discussion 04-17-2019, 12:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 596
Posted By 3bar
this is what i dont understand. why was there...

this is what i dont understand. why was there nobody watching around the clock? especially on such an old building with no fire prevention materials or systems in place.
Forum: Drywall 04-14-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 806
Posted By 3bar
vaulted ceiling to wall junction drywall issue is...

vaulted ceiling to wall junction drywall issue is almost always caused by the framing. hence, the issue will always reappear with the seasonal changes.
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2019, 11:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By 3bar
leads for commercial jobs?

any of you guys use services like www.construcconnect.com or www.buildingconnected.com for commercial work bidding?
going to cost over $3k a year for their lead service. just seeing if there is any...
Forum: Health & Safety 04-12-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 826
Posted By 3bar
get a gym membership and lift some weights.

get a gym membership and lift some weights.
Forum: Contractor Licensing 08-12-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,723
Posted By 3bar
good luck. i wouldnt give you a license just for...

good luck. i wouldnt give you a license just for your lack of periods and paragraphs. :whistling
Forum: General Discussion 08-12-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,797
Posted By 3bar
thats not a good idea to cut the wood like that. ...

thats not a good idea to cut the wood like that. they could of at least primed the backside. definetly would void the warranty.
should have added material to the other side instead of rabbet on...
Forum: Contractor Licensing 08-12-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,723
Posted By 3bar
you need a license to fix appliances in...

you need a license to fix appliances in california??
Forum: Framing 08-12-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,739
Posted By 3bar
just sheeth the roof on a weekend! or if you're...

just sheeth the roof on a weekend! or if you're a roofer, knock it out in one day, before osha even has a chance to show up.
but tieing off is ridiculous. i dont see how you can make a buck now...
Forum: General Discussion 07-16-2018, 11:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,364
Posted By 3bar
find a business nearby and ask if you can pay to...

find a business nearby and ask if you can pay to use their dumpster.
Forum: General Discussion 05-28-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,241
Posted By 3bar
any nailers for installing vinyl siding?

i have a couple buildings to do coming up, and i roughly calculated 5000 nails each building. thats a lot of hand nailing.
i've seen some siding attachments for the bostitch roofing nailer. does...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-22-2018, 02:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,463
Posted By 3bar
dewalt stops too if used in a flexvolt tool, but...

dewalt stops too if used in a flexvolt tool, but if you put the battery in a 20v tool, you can draw the power down real low.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-21-2018, 12:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,463
Posted By 3bar
dont over-drain the batteries. stop using them at...

dont over-drain the batteries. stop using them at first sign of being dead.
Forum: General Discussion 04-18-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,233
Posted By 3bar
ever deal with filthy clients?

dealt with a farm house rental my parents have, since they're out of town.
drain was plugged up, so i called a drain service. we walk in and the place was so bad, i thought the guy would leave. ...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 04-16-2018, 02:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,174
Posted By 3bar
how much is the pay up there?

how much is the pay up there?
Forum: General Discussion 04-08-2018, 02:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,312
Posted By 3bar
i keep a pair of flip flops for small jobs in...

i keep a pair of flip flops for small jobs in existing homes. slip shoes off at door and slip flip flops on. can do with hands full. lol
Forum: Framing 03-26-2018, 01:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,200
Posted By 3bar
they seriously make you wear a harness now to do...

they seriously make you wear a harness now to do sheeting?
Forum: Business 03-26-2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,759
Posted By 3bar
you'll have a hard time finding a bank to loan a...

you'll have a hard time finding a bank to loan a rookie home builder. plus your cost estimate of 80-100 per foot is ridiculously low. unless you're building a cracker jack box.
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-23-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,395
Posted By 3bar
thats just dangerous to frame with no backfill.

thats just dangerous to frame with no backfill.
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2018, 12:28 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 16,354
Posted By 3bar
it boggles my mind how they can design a bridge...

it boggles my mind how they can design a bridge with no redundancy. one tension line breaks, and the whole thing collapses like a sack of bricks.

this bridge was designed more for looks, over...
Forum: Drywall 03-12-2018, 12:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,835
Posted By 3bar
living space above? floor flexing too much?

living space above?

floor flexing too much?
Forum: Business 03-08-2018, 12:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 881
Posted By 3bar
find out anything else?

find out anything else?
Forum: General Discussion 03-01-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,812
Posted By 3bar
sometimes in those large framing companies, you...

sometimes in those large framing companies, you have to learn and fend for yourself, because the higher ups dont want more competition for their jobs/pay.
may want to find a smaller privater crew to...
Forum: Electrical 02-27-2018, 10:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,128
Posted By 3bar
most are not solid state. the old thermal...

most are not solid state. the old thermal resistors is what you'll find in most stores. i guess its just proven old technology. but it doesnt work well with led lights and dimmers.
Forum: Electrical 02-27-2018, 03:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,128
Posted By 3bar
why should they look different? its what's...

why should they look different? its what's inside that matters. they operate different.
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