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Forum: Kitchens & Baths 02-01-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,240
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
And yet another update on Masterbrand. This one...

And yet another update on Masterbrand. This one not good. As of Monday Masterbrand will close every single service center and manufacturing plant facility west of the Mississippi. Showrooms who sell...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-12-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,603
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Willy T: One of the hardest things about...

Willy T:
One of the hardest things about becoming a Christian is having to lose friends and even family members because of it. Yes I have had to let go of friends who did not agree with me going to...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-08-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,831
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
I just wanted to say that I too use Appleply for...

I just wanted to say that I too use Appleply for drawer boxes. I love it. I do believe it is manufactured in your home state
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-08-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,831
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
I agree with you. That's why I added a little...

I agree with you. That's why I added a little disclaminer in my post that there are true cabinet craftsmen out there. But what we see in Texas is despicable. I had never seen this till I got here.
...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-08-2013, 11:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,831
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Here's the deal my fellow Texan. We both know,...

Here's the deal my fellow Texan. We both know, perhaps only one of us will admit, that this crap made in Texas is trash. They ARE NOT custom cabinets as you likely call them also. They are...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-12-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,291
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
I remember going to a Home Show somewhere in the...

I remember going to a Home Show somewhere in the mid 70s, probably in New York City, I just don't remember where, and there was this booth with Little Giant Ladders. The man at the booth said it's a...
Forum: Business 01-09-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,062
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Nawwww I don't want to see the link. Unless of...

Nawwww I don't want to see the link. Unless of course it was a female employee. :no:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-08-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,948
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Good for you SAW!!!!. Before I got married, the...

Good for you SAW!!!!. Before I got married, the woman I dated would go to Wataburger (fast food burger joint in the south) and buy a dozen or more bags of dinners for the homeless people who hung out...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-08-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,948
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Ted this is a tough subject for me. I spend much...

Ted this is a tough subject for me. I spend much of my non working life working for ministry to feed, clothe and get shelter for the homeless and hungry. It's a passion of mine. I just feel no one...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-05-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,557
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
I agree, probably because you are right. We get...

I agree, probably because you are right. We get applications in the store and a large percentage can't read or write and their speaking skills are not much better.

If I can't understand what they...
Forum: Flooring Picture Post 01-05-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,997
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Good job from me too!! The grand total of home...

Good job from me too!! The grand total of home improvement experience by all Home Depot employees combined amounts to hanging a curtain rod for Grandma. The big orange who only wants your little...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-05-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,557
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Often enough clients show me bids by other...

Often enough clients show me bids by other Contractors. The grammar and spelling is just so bad I have to hold back laughter as well as the urge to bad mouth my competition. But the real hard truth...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-16-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,169
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Oh that white puke that Mother Nature couphs up...

Oh that white puke that Mother Nature couphs up is nasty. There is only one cure for that. God bless the south!!!

For the record. I'm a southern transplant from the north.
Forum: Business 03-27-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,088
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Closing 10 of 60 leads is pretty good. It could...

Closing 10 of 60 leads is pretty good. It could be worse. Imagine depending on Service Magic? You might close 1 of 2000 leads. If you are very lucky.

I believe most of the leads I never close,...
Forum: Business 03-26-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,686
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Over the years I've done many many side jobs as...

Over the years I've done many many side jobs as an employee. For me to tell anyone they can't do it now would be 2 faced on my part. Go for it but not with my equipment. Employees get my cost for...
Forum: General Discussion 03-17-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,293
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
When I saw your post I said to myself: "oh some...

When I saw your post I said to myself: "oh some one finially beat out Las Vegas as the foreclosure capital of the world". So I looked it up. While California has the most total foreclosures, if you...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-08-2012, 01:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,817
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
I would buy the USA govt at bargain foreclosure...

I would buy the USA govt at bargain foreclosure price, fire each and every one of them. Hire business people to run this country and start all over again to get us out of 3rd world status. Within a...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-08-2012, 12:08 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,182
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
I read this post early this morning and just...

I read this post early this morning and just could not think of anything to say. Now that I got to read 4 pages wishing and praying for you both I'll just add that I am a cancer survivor, 13 years...
Forum: Tiling 03-05-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 38,831
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
That is exactly right. I get those HD bids and...

That is exactly right. I get those HD bids and they want to know why I charge $29 SF for granite which is the same as HD if I sell cabinets 50% off list. I politely explain my $29 is a true price...
Forum: Business 03-02-2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,103
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
I've always been a face to face communicator but...

I've always been a face to face communicator but in recent times I find no one will ever answer the phone anymore yet I can hang up, send a text or email and get an instant response. What's this...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,976
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Well the light fixture about 4' above the water...

Well the light fixture about 4' above the water could give you a shocking experience. Just a spash of water hitting that bulb would make it explode and fall into the water. If it's a clear bulb the...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 02-13-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,224
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Looks like the framing for a space ship that will...

Looks like the framing for a space ship that will take those who built it to the moon.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-10-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,211
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Can anyone tell me how hard up one must be to...

Can anyone tell me how hard up one must be to take a job as a Telemarketer? I'd so much rather hold a hat on a street corner then to make cold calls all day and be told off, cursed at, air horned at,...
Forum: General Discussion 01-29-2012, 02:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,713
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Oh the business definitely got harder and more...

Oh the business definitely got harder and more competitive. Today if someone needs a cabinet or any other tangible item they just google it, find the best price and buy it. May the reputation of the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-28-2012, 12:18 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,619
Posted By Jimmy Cabinet
Ah ha!!!!! All the prayers worked!!!!! ...

Ah ha!!!!! All the prayers worked!!!!!

Hmmmmmm very interesting. .

People tell me that answers to prayer are merely coincidences. I can only reply that when I pray, coincidences happen; and...
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