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Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 05-27-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 137
Posted By r a s
Jacob, in our current environment, it will be...

Jacob, in our current environment, it will be tough to find anyone qualified around here that does good work and underemployed.

If you need electrical work Iíd recommend Sparks and for...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 05-16-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,958
Posted By r a s
The people in our neighborhood love Nextdoor....

The people in our neighborhood love Nextdoor. Recommendations are golden.

Ideal for handymen and individual trade contractors. I donít see it as useful for GCs.
Forum: General Discussion 04-19-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 303
Posted By r a s
Try your local Builder's Exchange. The ones we...

Try your local Builder's Exchange. The ones we have used had a trial period of two weeks which will easily show you whether or not it will be worth it to you. I just looked and Dodge has a free trial...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-09-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 460
Posted By r a s
Eric, I'm not in your trade area but if you have...

Eric, I'm not in your trade area but if you have a relationship with a local GC or CM ask them if you can stop in to talk. They may be willing to show you a competitors' proposal without the pricing....
Forum: Marketing & Sales 02-24-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1,854
Views: 202,224
Posted By r a s
As an FYI here are two pages of a five page piece...

As an FYI here are two pages of a five page piece from the WSJ. We're not on Facebook but considering it.

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190224/a8ca2b03298ca60d966f8a81b9052cf0.jpg
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Forum: New Member Introductions 01-23-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 240
Posted By r a s
We use Quotient...

We use Quotient (https://www.quotientapp.com/ref/5ikt-4cg9) and have also looked, but not trialed Proposify (https://www.proposify.com/). An advantage of the proposal services are the metrics they...
Forum: Technology 01-10-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 193
Posted By r a s
I would be glad to help you with this. Please...

I would be glad to help you with this. Please provide your bank information and your mother's maiden name.

We look forward to working with you on this.

Sent from my Pixel using Tapatalk
Forum: Business 01-02-2019, 12:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,910
Posted By r a s
We've really had a nice relationship with Fifth...

We've really had a nice relationship with Fifth Third Bank (53.com (https://www.53.com/content/fifth-third/en/business-banking/managing-business/checking-account-solutions.html)) since 2008. And...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-02-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 268
Posted By r a s
https://clark.com/personal-finance-credit/investme...

https://clark.com/personal-finance-credit/investment-guide/

You can subscribe to Barrons, WSJ, et al. and see if you feel comfortable investing in individual stocks. However, the consensus...
Forum: Vehicles 12-14-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 305
Posted By r a s
Rent one from Penske or Ryder and see how it does...

Rent one from Penske or Ryder and see how it does with your typical load. Spend a couple of hundred dollars and someone is bound to learn what is appropriate.

If the $$$ to rent is too expensive...
Forum: Vehicles 12-14-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,889
Posted By r a s
In regards to the 2016 Ford Transit rear opening...

In regards to the 2016 Ford Transit rear opening issue:

https://www.fordtransitusaforum.com/ford-transit-pictures-videos/39914-rear-door-exit-handle-mod.html

Our 2017 does not have this problem.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-28-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 3,734
Posted By r a s
We purchased the 23 & Me ancestry & health...

We purchased the 23 & Me ancestry & health options at last year's holiday pricing. It is consumer grade and does not give the results you see with a $1000 physician prescribed, but definitely worth...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-16-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 979
Posted By r a s
The reviews on Amazon may prove helpful...

The reviews on Amazon may prove helpful (https://amzn.to/2zlZCof) and the three reviews on Toolnut were more thorough than most.

If the price is even an issue then you may want to see what is...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-16-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 12,861
Posted By r a s
These vacuums work great. If you need to suck up...

These vacuums work great. If you need to suck up much drywall dust then I'd recommend buying a second filter (https://amzn.to/2zbSWbQ) as the cloth can fill up pretty quick. Both the vacuums and the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-13-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,253
Posted By r a s
Tony, I'm curious as to how this project...

Tony, I'm curious as to how this project progressed. Did you end up purchasing an SDS?
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-23-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,253
Posted By r a s
We use this https://amzn.to/2CZ5yXp...

We use this https://amzn.to/2CZ5yXp (https://amzn.to/2CZ5yXp) to install manual and motorized window coverings. Buy some extra SDS drill bits and the job will be a lot easier than you're...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-01-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,244
Posted By r a s
I found the book, "The Devil in the White City",...

I found the book, "The Devil in the White City", fascinating. The non-fiction story takes place in Chicago in the 1890s.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-11-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,333
Posted By r a s
When I purchased our welder (circa 90s) I signed...

When I purchased our welder (circa 90s) I signed up for a quarter of one welding class at the local vocational school. It was great and I also got to learn using equipment a lot better than anything...
Forum: Business 04-11-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 868
Posted By r a s
Do what Griz says. Most plan services have a...

Do what Griz says. Most plan services have a trial where you can download a ton of project data and see what appeals to you.

Public jobs will frequently provide an estimate as to what the size of...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-11-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,325
Posted By r a s
I have been using this StudPop with success ...

I have been using this StudPop with success (https://amzn.to/2GRZJh3) around the house but will try the CH Hanson one.

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/51h3HJSGX7L.jpg
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-11-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 524
Posted By r a s
Welcome from someone south of you. If Miami...

Welcome from someone south of you.

If Miami County is anything like Montgomery County you should also get on Nextdoor if you're not already on there. It can be hyper-local and (at least in my...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-26-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,070
Posted By r a s
Here's a fence that automatically sets the stop...

Here's a fence that automatically sets the stop for you. Claims 1/64" accuracy.

http://www.velocityrobotics.com/ (http://www.velocityrobotics.com/)

I have no experience with it.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-26-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,070
Posted By r a s
Do you remember where you heard this? I have...

Do you remember where you heard this? I have looked all over for some type of announcement similar to this. We definitely need a new job site saw. Our last one, w/hardly any use, walked away from a...
Forum: General Discussion 02-26-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,128
Posted By r a s
Talk to the tellers at your USPS. A lot of the...

Talk to the tellers at your USPS. A lot of the offices used to offer receipt of shipments from almost any courier service, in trying to compete with UPS Store etc. When we received a letter offering...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-13-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,509
Posted By r a s
For more details on that particular piece......

For more details on that particular piece... (http://www.pintoparis.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/ARCHEA-technical-sheet-ATHENA.pdf)
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