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Forum: Finish Carpentry 11-09-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By Golden view
Between 2 and 3 is best. Why would you paint...

Between 2 and 3 is best. Why would you paint trim, install it, putty holes, and then need to paint it again to properly hide the putty?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-12-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 713
Posted By MarkJames
Let's wait for some facts, Tipi.

Let's wait for some facts, Tipi.
Forum: General Discussion 10-01-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By ScipioAfricanus
Sometimes an unfortunate confluence of events...

Sometimes an unfortunate confluence of events creates a downhill slide that no one can understand and/or correct in time to stop it.

You know, sometimes **** just happens.

Andy.
Forum: General Discussion 09-13-2019, 12:36 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,603
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
Man there are a lot of guys here from the area ...

Man there are a lot of guys here from the area of the world you come from working hard and doing well. I find them very good people!! here is a pic of one. He's a tile guy working of of the trunk of...
Forum: General Discussion 09-11-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,265
Posted By KAP
If you're relying on Zillow for your estimates,...

If you're relying on Zillow for your estimates, perhaps you should be aware of Zillow's own policy regarding their "estimates" which they refer to as "Zestimates"....
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,265
Posted By tang
Long time no tipi!! Contractor, Realtor, and...

Long time no tipi!! Contractor, Realtor, and Lawyer!!! You are truly a renaissance man!! Thanks for the update on life at the TOP! Just a little short of sending you any money,,,, but best of luck!...
Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,265
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
You go get em Tipi:thumbsup:

You go get em Tipi:thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,265
Posted By cwatbay
This thread only gets better with time :thumbsup:

This thread only gets better with time :thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,660
Posted By rrk
In some cases yes in many no, especially in a...

In some cases yes in many no, especially in a house with steam heat in the winter or many here have water powered sump pumps. Ideally they should be on an isolated line that is kept on at all times....
Forum: General Discussion 08-13-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,660
Posted By pinwheel
That's the exact reason I advise people to shut...

That's the exact reason I advise people to shut off the main when they leave for extended periods. Doesn't take but a second to turn off the water in my house.
Forum: General Discussion 03-10-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,472
Posted By VinylHanger
Honestly, that photo is a bit scary. It looks a...

Honestly, that photo is a bit scary. It looks a bit like you are a mafia hit man.

I think that the suggestion of English classes, even online ones, is a good one, and would help immensely.
...
Forum: General Discussion 03-10-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,472
Posted By cwatbay
Actually proof reading is not going to help much....

Actually proof reading is not going to help much. I give Tipi credit for trying hard. If I was new to a country and didn't know a 100% how to compose sentences and get all the words right, I doubt...
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2019, 12:48 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,528
Posted By Inner10
In a perfect world we would shoot everyone who...

In a perfect world we would shoot everyone who filed for bankruptcy.

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Forum: General Discussion 01-15-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,528
Posted By Tinstaafl
And you call yourself ultraconservative? Unless...

And you call yourself ultraconservative? Unless you're suddenly struck by lightning and turn into a quadraplegic vegetable, there's little excuse for not paying debts you've legitimately incurred,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-12-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 4,098
Views: 152,047
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
:laughing: Once you're all the way in...

:laughing:


Once you're all the way in you'll be growing your own peppers and making some kick a55 hot sauce and pepper power too.
Here's a mess of 7 pot chocolate lavas I just picked.. lite you...
Forum: Framing 08-16-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,030
Posted By P42003
Don't you think you should take a peek below that...

Don't you think you should take a peek below that floor (crawlspace or basement) and see where the loads are going to be resting?

What if the joists, band, and sill plate directly below your new...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-12-2018, 01:00 AM
Replies: 4,098
Views: 152,047
Posted By griz
eating fresh fish, like a couple of hours from...

eating fresh fish, like a couple of hours from rod to table is awesome.

salmon, steelhead, ling cod, snapper, tuna & halibut will rival steak.

you usually don't get that full feeling from fish...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-15-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,608
Posted By Calidecks
Margarine or butter

From a Facebook friend

"This is interesting . .. .

Margarine was originally manufactured to fatten turkeys. When it killed the turkeys, the people who had put all the money into the research...
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2018, 08:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,927
Posted By KAP
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Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,927
Posted By fred54
you should have stopped him BEFORE he pecked out...

you should have stopped him BEFORE he pecked out all your hair.
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,089
Posted By ScipioAfricanus
Perhaps, but he is marvelously entertaining on...

Perhaps, but he is marvelously entertaining on this site.

My suggestion would be to have two business names, one does finish and the other does framing but it sounds like he is working now.
...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2018, 04:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,175
Posted By Warren
Making $55/hour, a couple days a week might sound...

Making $55/hour, a couple days a week might sound nice, but the goal would be to make that with a full schedule. Sign me up for a 40 hour week of that when you find it. I would love to just focus on...
Forum: Framing 05-24-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,826
Posted By hdavis
Structural ridge beams are part of the code. ...

Structural ridge beams are part of the code. When they are required is called out.
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,175
There is some reason why he can't. ...

There is some reason why he can't.

Immigration status, previous felony, we don't know. And he has declined to answer.

So....If you (Tipi) are really as good as you say you are, you might want...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,175
Posted By Easy Gibson
We frown on pricing questions because wages vary...

We frown on pricing questions because wages vary by region.... right?

$55/hr ain't bad no matter where you're from, especially if you're doing 1099 work without paying for insurances.

Tipi, how...
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