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Forum: General Discussion 09-08-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,795
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
And you didn't even say anything about...

And you didn't even say anything about SPIDERS!!!!! :eek::gun_bandana:
Forum: General Discussion 09-05-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,451
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
When I was in college, we had a party to...

When I was in college, we had a party to celebrate the end of the year. Next morning, the carpet was saturated with beer and there were 3 fist-sized holes in the walls. And that afternoon, we had...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 07-21-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,519
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
This scenario still sounds weird to me. I've...

This scenario still sounds weird to me. I've dealt with weathered primer before. . . years ago I painted a house that had pre-primed Hardie that was installed and ignored for 2 years. I used...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-25-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 8,666
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
The first time somebody commented on my kid, I...

The first time somebody commented on my kid, I was less than a block behind with his younger brother. She had stopped her car and was like, "Oh, I just wanted to make sure that boy was with you." I...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-24-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 8,666
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
This topic is near and dear to my heart because I...

This topic is near and dear to my heart because I have 3 little boys. I would LOVE to just send them outside to play - our neighborhood is safe, we know a lot of people and my kids are very...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-06-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
We only really have garter snakes around here. ...

We only really have garter snakes around here. They aren't poisonous and when I was a kid, I used to catch them and keep them as pets (until I lost one in the house for about a day and a half -...
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 03-31-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,817
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Ssshhhh!

Ssshhhh!
Forum: General Discussion 03-30-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,190
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Did you ask him why he wants it? I've never had...

Did you ask him why he wants it? I've never had a sub ask for customer info - and it would be a little weird - but maybe he's just filling in all the boxes on his accounting software or something.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-29-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,675
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
In Olympia, we have Bayview Lumber. They are...

In Olympia, we have Bayview Lumber. They are local and cater more to framers that finish guys but I find some interesting stuff there sometimes. Worth a call?

http://bayviewolympia.com/
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-27-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 33,091
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Don't worry, Johnny, I've got your back!!!! ...

Don't worry, Johnny, I've got your back!!!! :thumbup:
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 23,311
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
This thread was a total disappointment. . . . I...

This thread was a total disappointment. . . . I scrolled through 3 full pages and no pictures!!!! I can't possibly give an opinion on the topic without more information. :whistling
Forum: Business 03-11-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,527
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
The timing of this post is funny because just...

The timing of this post is funny because just today, I had a long conversation with a guy who used to work for me. He has spent the last few months working for another contractor who started...
Forum: Masonry 03-09-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,598
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Wow! I hope you took the pictures AFTER you...

Wow! I hope you took the pictures AFTER you pulled the homeowner out! :eek:
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 03-07-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,839
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Wow! It makes my neck hurt just looking at it. ....

Wow! It makes my neck hurt just looking at it. . . but good job! :thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-07-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,990
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Videos like this are awesome! I have 3 little...

Videos like this are awesome! I have 3 little boys and I make sure they watch these (and America's Funniest Videos) in the hope that they don't make some of the same mistakes. But then again, boys...
Forum: Plumbing 03-07-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,254
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
All of the home inspectors I've worked with were...

All of the home inspectors I've worked with were pretty cool. But i think they just need to find SOMETHING sometimes. When flipping houses, I often leave a small project or two (missing closet...
Forum: New Member Introductions 03-01-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 929
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Welcome! There's lots of educational - and...

Welcome! There's lots of educational - and entertaining - conversations around here! (Just don't brag about our winter weather. I guess February wasn't 55 degrees and sunny everywhere!)
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-28-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Well, for starters, I always take off my heels...

Well, for starters, I always take off my heels before climbing a ladder. And secondly, climbing a ladder in a skirt is way safer than wearing pants. For some reason, there's always a group of guys...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-28-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,651
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
And I would just like to object to the assumption...

And I would just like to object to the assumption that all light bulb changers are male! While a disproportionate number of bulbs are changed by men, women are completely capable of handling the...
Forum: Tiling 02-04-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,376
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
I score the slab (if necessary) with a masonry...

I score the slab (if necessary) with a masonry blade on either a skilzsaw or an angle grinder. Then, use a pneumatic jack hammer. A chisel blade on a heavy duty rotohammer can work on a softer slab...
Forum: Pest Control 01-31-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,046
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Hi Jasmine. I'm sorry we haven't been more...

Hi Jasmine. I'm sorry we haven't been more helpful. Pretty much everyone on this website is involved in building or remodeling homes or commercial buildings. I haven't seen many (or any?) members...
Forum: General Discussion 01-31-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,756
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
In Washington State, if your unsecured load...

In Washington State, if your unsecured load causes injury or death, you face a $5,000 fine and a year in jail. The State Patrol takes this stuff seriously and from what I see, it has made a huge...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-24-2015, 06:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,566
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Lol! For what it's worth, most of the men in my...

Lol! For what it's worth, most of the men in my family hunt and some of the women do too! When I became a vegetarian - 22 years ago - everyone thought I would probably shrivel up and die. Now I'm...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-24-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,566
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
I feel obligated to respond since I'm probably a...

I feel obligated to respond since I'm probably a feminist and a vegetarian too! Here's what I think: She's hot, men are funny, sex sells, and I still don't like hamburgers. :thumbsup:
Forum: Painting & Finish Work Picture Post 01-22-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,147
Posted By Chopsaw Chick
Okay, I did a little more than just repaint . . ....

Okay, I did a little more than just repaint . . . And yeah, it was RRP. Oh, this is the project from my profile pic!
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