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Forum: General Discussion 05-26-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By TxElectrician
A home inspector has zero authority. If your...

A home inspector has zero authority. If your install is up to code tell them to pound sand.

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Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By hdavis
For a fee, you could set a pole and run the...

For a fee, you could set a pole and run the second floor downspout to it and down to the ground? Might need a big cross arm at the top, who knows. It could be the perfect technical solution to a...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By cedarboarder
You won't be laughing when your wires get all...

You won't be laughing when your wires get all wrapped up in a engine. haha.

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Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By Mordekyle
Home inspectors donít pass or fail. They...

Home inspectors donít pass or fail.

They merely observe and report and make recommendations.

Just tell your customer what you did and why. Leave out the part about how hard it was, because that...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
You sound like you're making excuses. If...

You sound like you're making excuses.

If the job was done right, you shouldn't sound like that. Hopefully the defensive attitude doesn't come out in your report.

And yea, I don't get the...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By Deckhead
The only time valley metal is used here is if...

The only time valley metal is used here is if there's a metal roof. Even then Ice and Water is underneath it.
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By NYgutterguy
Metal valleys are that popular in Texas ? I see...

Metal valleys are that popular in Texas ? I see one house with a metal valley probably every 500 I look at. Plus direct piping a downspout from one gutter to another makes sense when itís only a...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By Big Johnson
Staple a shingle wrapper to your report so he can...

Staple a shingle wrapper to your report so he can read the instructions.
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By hdavis
I'm pretty sure valley metal isn't required by...

I'm pretty sure valley metal isn't required by roofing recommended best practices...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By Big Johnson
Just write: “wrong, needs reinspection”.

Just write: “wrong, needs reinspection”.
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,102
Posted By 480sparky
Who's fault is it you can't properly stage a job?...

Who's fault is it you can't properly stage a job?



Seriously? Airplanes? Sorry, you lost me at this point.
Forum: Masonry 12-05-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 824
Posted By Tscarborough
Oklahoma sandstone, random chopped.

Oklahoma sandstone, random chopped.
Forum: Masonry 12-05-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 824
Posted By griz
We call it square and rectangular fieldstone. ...

We call it square and rectangular fieldstone.

Pretty big mortar joints, just the style then
Forum: Roofing 12-02-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,674
Posted By rrk
The mid rise buildings 4-8 stories I have worked...

The mid rise buildings 4-8 stories I have worked in had the roof drains/ gutters lead to 6"-8" vertical pvc pipe which went directly to the storm sewers. Which were installed by the plumbers, the...
Forum: Roofing 12-02-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,674
Posted By WBailey1041
I’m getting more than that per foot on one story...

I’m getting more than that per foot on one story garages. You should pass on this job.
Forum: Roofing 12-02-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,674
Posted By Golden view
These types of jobs too often go to people who...

These types of jobs too often go to people who haven't done them before, because they don't know better and bid too low.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-27-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,673
Posted By cedarboarder
fruit sales by day, renovations by night.

fruit sales by day, renovations by night.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-24-2018, 11:10 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,496
Posted By deckman22
What kind of business is this place going to be?...

What kind of business is this place going to be? BTW, your clouds looked pretty cool.

Is dumpy woman speak for fat arse?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-16-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,673
Posted By hdavis
Most places require a vendor's license, or...

Most places require a vendor's license, or something similar.

The side of the road truck markets up here used to be people that would go down to the market in Massachusetts and buy overripe fruit...
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,220
Posted By griz
beg to differ.... borrowing money is a...

beg to differ....

borrowing money is a tool....

not everyone knows how to use all the tools available to them...

nor is everyone capable of using all the tools available to them...

so...
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,220
Posted By Big Johnson
Did that once a long time ago for like $350. Had...

Did that once a long time ago for like $350. Had to deposit $10,000 into the account. After 6 months I withdrew my money and closed the account. The account is still open and they refuse to close....
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,220
Posted By EthanB
I don't know about that. I've made most of the...

I don't know about that. I've made most of the money I have starting with money I borrowed.

As far as little tips go. I noticed that whenever I started an account with a bank and then closed it...
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,220
Posted By Big Johnson
Never borrow money.

Never borrow money.
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,220
Posted By griz
spend less than you make.... then invest...

spend less than you make....


then invest in a coffee can....
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,220
Posted By Mordekyle
Enough with the crazy talk. Sent from...

Enough with the crazy talk.



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