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Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-15-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,433
Posted By tcleve4911
Jet Air filter not running right

I have a 7 year old Jet AFS 1000B filter system that won't come up to full speed.
The motor starts out slowly, runs for a minute then shuts off.
I try it again...same results.
It does this whether...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 09-28-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,653
Posted By tcleve4911
To: All City I'm removing 100 sf of the...

To: All City
I'm removing 100 sf of the existing cement board siding in order to open the wall, frame the opening and install two windows.
Do you have some secret method that excludes removing the...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 09-28-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,653
Posted By tcleve4911
Repairing / replacing cement siding

Hi guys
I've been away for a while but you all look happy and healthy.:thumbup:

I have a project installing a couple of windows into a bare wall covered with cement siding. I've worked with it a...
Forum: Business 08-24-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,181
Posted By tcleve4911
Do what you do well and hire subcontractors to do...

Do what you do well and hire subcontractors to do what they do well.
Manage them well and you will make money and have happy customers because of them.
Manage them poorly and you will find yourself...
Forum: General Discussion 02-04-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,609
Posted By tcleve4911
I live in Maine where the ground freezes solid...

I live in Maine where the ground freezes solid and the frost goes deep.
I found a local company that comes to the site and sets helical posts in the exact location you request.
I budget around $150...
Forum: Business 01-23-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,160
Posted By tcleve4911
Depending on how long you've been in the trades,...

Depending on how long you've been in the trades, you should have some idea of what a built-in will cost. This is called an estimate.
That's what I share with potential customers on the initial...
Forum: Flooring 02-29-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 102,524
Posted By tcleve4911
Vinyl plank flooring

Vinyl plank flooring with the look and feel of real wood...ha!

Have you guys worked with this before?
I was told it could go down over VCT that has been there for 30-40 years.
They don't want to...
Forum: General Discussion 12-20-2011, 10:18 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 17,340
Posted By tcleve4911
We had a list of jobsite rules that we posted on...

We had a list of jobsite rules that we posted on all the jobsites as a reminder to our employees and especially the subs.

Nice post....I just sent a copy to my former boss so he can do an upgrade...
Forum: Flooring 10-18-2011, 06:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,150
Posted By tcleve4911
Advantech vs Home Advantage

I'm building myself a shed before Winter hits.
At HD the 3/4" Advantech @ $27/sht vs 3/4" Home Advantage @$17/sht
Anyone here use it?
Any differences you can address?
Thanks for your input
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,939
Posted By tcleve4911
Wood grab bars

Hi guys...been away for a while but still love this site.
Does anyone have a source for wood grab bars?
Preferably natural oak
24, 30, and up to 36" lengths.

I found one in Taiwan called...
Forum: Construction 04-29-2011, 06:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,727
Posted By tcleve4911
Scraps of 6" PVC as rollers and skids.

Scraps of 6" PVC as rollers and skids.
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 04-27-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 890
Posted By tcleve4911
new posts button

Where's the "new posts" button?
Do we have to back up to the top everytime?

Not B!tchin' just wondering.

We know you're working hard on this new design.....:thumbsup:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-26-2011, 06:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 13,764
Posted By tcleve4911
Is the DF a solid 4x4 or 2-2x4's ?

Is the DF a solid 4x4 or 2-2x4's ?
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 04-24-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,997
Posted By tcleve4911
What's with the size of this Page?????:mad:

What's with the size of this Page?????:mad:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-24-2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,734
Posted By tcleve4911
Guess he's having rabbit.........:sad: ...

Guess he's having rabbit.........:sad:

Thanks Brian......
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-24-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,254
Posted By tcleve4911
....and what's with that jointer??? Looks like...

....and what's with that jointer???
Looks like a beauty.....
Forum: Roofing Picture Post 04-24-2011, 06:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,999
Posted By tcleve4911
Very cool house, Dave. Congrats. Nice brick...

Very cool house, Dave. Congrats.
Nice brick work.

I've never seen staging like that before.....
Looks heavy

Shoulda made the garage bigger, mate.....:laughing:
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 04-24-2011, 06:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,997
Posted By tcleve4911
Wooster seems to make some really good products. ...

Wooster seems to make some really good products.
I have a few of their brushes that I really like.

Feels like I'm Painting a lot these days.....:rolleyes:

Oh well. Like anything....if you have...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 04-20-2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,997
Posted By tcleve4911
Wow Kato.... A schematic of a paint roller...

Wow Kato....

A schematic of a paint roller frame?????:eek:
Can you get replacement parts?:laughing:
Do you perform regular maintenance and checkups at the paint store?:w00t:

Think I'll get...
Forum: Tiling 04-19-2011, 07:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,476
Posted By tcleve4911
I just finished this butternut inlaid marquetry...

I just finished this butternut inlaid marquetry with a walnut radius border around the round walled room and up the 2 story Rosewood stairwell......

I don't have a pic ......but I'm happy with the...
Forum: Vehicles 04-19-2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,732
Posted By tcleve4911
Congrats on the new trailer. Looks handy. ...

Congrats on the new trailer.
Looks handy.

A couple of critiques.

The lights on top of the fender wells?
Not a good idea.
Those will be in the way anytime you want to sling stuff off to the...
Forum: Business 04-19-2011, 05:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,165
Posted By tcleve4911
All the guys make great points:thumbsup: I...

All the guys make great points:thumbsup:

I started work for a repeat customer on a change order that involved removing T&G wainscot and chair rail in a dining room.
I didn't get the check the day...
Forum: Business 04-18-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,165
Posted By tcleve4911
You don't buy your materials on credit? I'd get...

You don't buy your materials on credit?
I'd get a little upset too. Cash is NOT a typical transaction.

The checks good....the bank takes time to process...you buy stuff with 30 days to pay....
...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-18-2011, 07:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,087
Posted By tcleve4911
Ever try the scraper technique?

Ever try the scraper technique?
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-18-2011, 07:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,087
Posted By tcleve4911
I use carbide paint scrapers. They can get in...

I use carbide paint scrapers.
They can get in the tightest little nooks and crannys.
Very little sanding afterwards.

.....an old timer taught me this one years ago......
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