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Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 11-23-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,215
Posted By mhilton
Roofer needed Toronto

Need a roofer for a new roof. 1200 sq/ft, 6/12 roof with gable on one end and hips on other. Installation only.
Forum: Technology 05-01-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,487
Posted By mhilton
I'll probably get laughed off these forums but my...

I'll probably get laughed off these forums but my suggestion is BlackBerry. With the new BB10 you can download 90% of Android apps, cannot be touched when it comes to email, physical keyboard with...
Forum: Framing 03-08-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,409
Posted By mhilton
Google Earth Debut

Remember seeing the car go by a few years ago, finally made the show
Forum: Technology 06-18-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 13,570
Posted By mhilton
Wife and I have new Blackberry Z10 on Telus, we...

Wife and I have new Blackberry Z10 on Telus, we love them, blackberry has really improved their phones. Both my girls have iphone 5 and they love them because of the apps. That's how I see iphone,as...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-13-2013, 04:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,783
Posted By mhilton
There has been a delay in the delivery of the...

There has been a delay in the delivery of the siding from Maibec, as soon as it shows up it will be sided.
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-09-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,783
Posted By mhilton
I'm there now if I wanted to be,but did that in...

I'm there now if I wanted to be,but did that in my 20s to late 30s.
Now it's 45 hours a week, I'm happier, wife happier, family life is happier. Life to short and will pass you by before you know...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-09-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,783
Posted By mhilton
Looks like I will have to side it but also...

Looks like I will have to side it but also looking for someone for future work.
I have a problem saying no and never turn down work because before you know it you'll be begging for some.
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-09-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,783
Posted By mhilton
If I had a day I would do it but sometimes it's...

If I had a day I would do it but sometimes it's more profitable to sub it out and not set your other projects back a day or two. It's a problem many people would like but I'm getting to old to be...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-09-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,783
Posted By mhilton
Lots of work up here Put a pool in last year...

Lots of work up here
Put a pool in last year and the pool company loved the cabana I built for myself so they recommended me to their customers, I usually design and build them in between houses...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-09-2013, 05:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,783
Posted By mhilton
Where are you Nick, it's about a day job so what...

Where are you Nick, it's about a day job so what would make it worth your while
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,958
Posted By mhilton
Same thing happened to my uncle building his...

Same thing happened to my uncle building his cottage in Quinte about ten years ago. If I remember correctly he dug up more than one and cost him alot more. When doing a reno there is always hidden...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-08-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,783
Posted By mhilton
It's wood siding in Brooklin east of T.O

It's wood siding in Brooklin east of T.O
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 06-07-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,783
Posted By mhilton
Need cabana sided

Looking for someone to side a pool cabana, all material is supplied just need Labour, no one seems to call back must be really busy here in the GTA, may lead to steady siding work in future


Mark
Forum: Framing 03-28-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,712
Posted By mhilton
Just finishing up this monster

Just finishing up this monster
Forum: Technology 03-28-2013, 04:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By mhilton
I wasn't fan of the touch screen keyboard either...

I wasn't fan of the touch screen keyboard either but I just couldn't wait,I'd figure my youngest daughter is bugging me for a phone so if I didn't like the Z10, I would give her that and I would grab...
Forum: Technology 03-27-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By mhilton
The Z10 is a great phone, I've been a BB user for...

The Z10 is a great phone, I've been a BB user for 5 years and it does everything I need a smartphone to do
The keyboard is amazing, was gonna hold out for the physical keyboard but I caved and got...
Forum: Framing 12-23-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 21,071
Posted By mhilton
What makes us Canadians so tough is that we work...

What makes us Canadians so tough is that we work in summer heat(40+ with humidity ) and winter (-20 with windchill )

I personally prefer the winter because I dress for the weather and can remove...
Forum: Business 12-04-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,578
Posted By mhilton
In a perfect world this would be the case,but we...

In a perfect world this would be the case,but we don't live in a perfect world. I believe this will drive more people to do cash jobs and is just another way to expand WSIB revenues.

It's no...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 08-10-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,085
Posted By mhilton
Framing crew GTA

Looking for a framing crew or the right individuals to start a crew

Have many projects and because of a truss delay my schedule is backing up and need some more hands to get back on schedule

I...
Forum: Business 07-29-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 25,242
Posted By mhilton
Thats exactly what I do Least 2 hours pays for...

Thats exactly what I do
Least 2 hours pays for their gas and back
Forum: Business 07-27-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,971
Posted By mhilton
I should ask for something up front but here in...

I should ask for something up front but here in Mike Holmes country people are reluctant to give money for nothing.

im fine with that because depending on size of house I can be ready for 2nd...
Forum: Business 07-27-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,971
Posted By mhilton
House Frame Payments

How do you like your payments for a house frame?

1st Floor and walls 25-30 %
2nd Floor and walls 25-30 %
roof 25-30 %
completion and final inspection 10-25%


For a cookie cutter...
Forum: Framing 07-25-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,756
Posted By mhilton
No but to be honest I think its more the GC...

No but to be honest I think its more the GC that's dropped the ball he is never on site so I've being dealing wiith lumber company when need be and they been top notch


Mark Hilton
Hilton...
Forum: Framing 07-25-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,756
Posted By mhilton
Those are just blocks to build up the rafters to...

Those are just blocks to build up the rafters to form radius

The ceiling is flat so that's were insulation will go



Mark Hilton
Hilton Carpentry Inc.
Forum: Framing 07-25-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,756
Posted By mhilton
Thanks This is the reason I love framing...

Thanks This is the reason I love framing something different.

I think it turned out pretty well considering I have never done one before,and the only measurement I had was a 5' radius room
...
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