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Forum: Architecture & Design 02-06-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By griz
i've used marvin windows for years and never had...

i've used marvin windows for years and never had a problem.

although anderson is a good window seems it is more of a "hey look what i have" from a clients perspective.
Forum: Architecture & Design 02-06-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By griz
food for thought... if a client is selecting...

food for thought...

if a client is selecting a quality name brand, in my experience, it is best to go with that, unless you can provide some compelling info to go different.

should something go...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 02-06-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By TimNJ
Run your Sawzall down the joint between E and F...

Run your Sawzall down the joint between E and F and cut all the nails.
Old jamb pulls out from the inside and new jamb gets installed from the inside so F stays in place.
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-15-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,727
Posted By hdavis
That's awesome!

That's awesome!
Forum: Decks & Fencing 06-07-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,145
Posted By griz
well there's your problem.

well there's your problem.
Forum: Carpentry 05-13-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,487
Posted By ScipioAfricanus
1st. Missionary. 2nd. Doggy Style. ...

1st. Missionary.

2nd. Doggy Style.

3rd. 69.

Andy
Forum: Framing 04-24-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,273
Posted By Birch
There are no reference guides that can truly make...

There are no reference guides that can truly make up for inexperience.


By the sound of your post, "Not sure where to start . . I have a hard time figuring where to start.", "I am sure I can...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-23-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,805
Posted By Leo G
Let them take it. Sure. Oh wait, I'm...

Let them take it. Sure.

Oh wait, I'm betting the left wants it to be paid vacation. Along with paid sick leave and paid grievance time and paid family time..... Why work at all, just get paid.
Forum: Masonry Picture Post 05-10-2016, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,947
Posted By ScipioAfricanus
What am I missing? The work looks great to...

What am I missing?

The work looks great to me.

Andy.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-05-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,886
Posted By Leo G
When I win a pair of new boots :whistling

When I win a pair of new boots :whistling
Forum: Framing 04-29-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,322
Posted By wallmaxx
I put the ledgers on after all the jacks have...

I put the ledgers on after all the jacks have been nailed to the valleys.

I run the ledgers through a table saw using the backing angle so that they sit tight against the bottom of the jacks

...
Forum: Framing 04-21-2016, 02:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,322
Posted By CPMKW
The irony in this quote will forever bring a...

The irony in this quote will forever bring a smile to my face.

I know that English is not your native tongue but to insult someone else's schooling and intelligence....
Forum: Framing 04-17-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,690
Posted By META
I use both staples and nails on roofs and walls....

I use both staples and nails on roofs and walls. It all depends on sheer ratings the plan calls for as well. Most homes in my area can get away with staples. Nails do have more sheer rating than...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-27-2016, 10:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,082
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Rat Rods?!

At breakfast today. Lifelong acquaintance is there with son & grandson. Grandson says hey CJ, look what Grandpa & me built last weekend.

It's a bolens - don't know what year.

It's a Chebbie...
Forum: Framing 04-13-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,763
Posted By FramingPro
Did this yesterday Nothing special but it...

Did this yesterday
Nothing special but it looks good
Took special care to not put purlins at 1/2 and 1/4 points for sake of lights to be installed 167353167361167369

I am doing a barrel on the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 12,488
Posted By Warren
Firing guys is extremely hard. Even when I know...

Firing guys is extremely hard. Even when I know they deserve it. I have vowed to never again fire anyone when I am angry though. But the bottom line is that if they aren't helping the bottom line,...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 03-15-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 32,218
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
Got it, reclaimed rusty galvinized barn roof...

Got it, reclaimed rusty galvinized barn roof panels.
Forum: Architecture & Design 03-07-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,922
Posted By Jaws
When i was a kid my dad told me to always red...

When i was a kid my dad told me to always red line the plans yourself, do your own take offs. Thats some advice i have always followed. Somebody else may not see an eve cutting across a window lane...
Forum: Architecture & Design 03-07-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,922
Posted By griz
IMO, don't use them. Stay in the loop so you...

IMO, don't use them.

Stay in the loop so you know what is going on and can provide input.
Forum: Construction 01-22-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,817
Posted By kiteman
Hammer and 8 penny nail.

Hammer and 8 penny nail.
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,224
Posted By TNTRenovate
If I started a thread "Am I a prick?" I wonder...

If I started a thread "Am I a prick?" I wonder how quickly it would overload and shut down the server.
Forum: Roofing 01-04-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 10,074
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
I'd be really hesitant to write anything binding...

I'd be really hesitant to write anything binding on site. That extra time taking it home has definitely saved me lots of mistakes from forgetting things.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 12-14-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,745
Posted By Gus Dering
Let's go to court.

We will break ground on this "private" courtroom this week.
All done in cherry.
Must be finished off site and assembled in the room.
There will be a TV monitor in the recessed section in the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-13-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 801
Posted By Big Shoe
First hunt trip

Taking 6yr old grandson out duck hunting with me this afternoon. Been waiting for this day. His twin brother is taking a pass. I'll get him out too some day.

No new phone app yet.:mad::mad: ...
Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,453
Posted By TNTRenovate
Yet you tried for months to get it. Too funny.

Yet you tried for months to get it. Too funny.
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