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Forum: Carpentry Yesterday, 07:36 PM
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Posted By Mordekyle
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-15-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 354
Posted By Mordekyle
I often tell perspective clients to send me an...

I often tell perspective clients to send me an email with a brief description of what they need done.

Some won’t even do that. If they can’t give me ten minutes, I won’t give them five.


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Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 515
Posted By Mordekyle
Enough with the crazy talk. Sent from...

Enough with the crazy talk.



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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-10-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 23,355
Posted By Mordekyle
Not possible. You have to buy a $2500...

Not possible.


You have to buy a $2500 pump that can support two guns.


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Forum: General Discussion 11-10-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 249
Posted By Mordekyle
I am waiting for.... “I was in the attic...

I am waiting for....

“I was in the attic looking for an electrical problem when I stepped through the drywall. How do you.....”


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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-10-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 23,355
Posted By Mordekyle
Because it’s so versatile. Contractors that...

Because it’s so versatile.

Contractors that don’t specialize in painting could get into a set up for only 500 bucks that will do a decent job on small projects.

Remodelers, repairmen, ...
Forum: Carpentry 11-08-2018, 12:29 AM
Replies: 7,116
Views: 1,379,759
Posted By Mordekyle
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WOS Haiku:


Unattached ledger
Held fast with drywall screws
No flashing either
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-07-2018, 11:51 PM
Replies: 31,643
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Views: 1,695,742
Posted By Mordekyle
That’s what I said when my 20v nail gun wouldn’t...

That’s what I said when my 20v nail gun wouldn’t fit in a Tstak.

I made some clearance with the OMT, it fits fine now.


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-07-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 610
Posted By Mordekyle
Dear Lyft Driver

I think wall of shame pictures should come with a caption in haiku


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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-06-2018, 12:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By Mordekyle
Tis the Season

LOL.
My last siding repair was two sheets. Last one before was 9 sheets. The 9 sheet job I sprayed maybe three gallons from my fiver. I don’t mind saving $100.


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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-05-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By Mordekyle
I do lots of repairs. Some as small as replacing...

I do lots of repairs. Some as small as replacing one window trim.

Sometimes I can make a perfect match with my leftover paint.

Other times, it doesn’t need to be.

Either way, it’s fun to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-26-2018, 12:33 AM
Replies: 19,035
Views: 1,847,727
Posted By Mordekyle
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For the most part, I use these to make square cuts on exterior trim.

At $5, I thought I would see how the mini...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-25-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 31,643
Sticky: Things I Hate
Views: 1,695,742
Posted By Mordekyle
I’m not sure. Maybe. Maybe rehoming I...

I’m not sure. Maybe.

Maybe rehoming

I can’t risk it happening again.



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Forum: General Discussion 10-24-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 637
Posted By Mordekyle
Maybe that was the GC’s solution. Sent...

Maybe that was the GC’s solution.


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-24-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 15,659
Views: 761,728
Posted By Mordekyle
Cool. Never have to pressure wash, just reseal a...

Cool. Never have to pressure wash, just reseal a couple times a year for a fresh surface


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Forum: General Discussion 10-19-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,163
Posted By Mordekyle
I will price match any estimate higher than my...

I will price match any estimate higher than my own, or exceed it by 10%!


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Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,124
Posted By Mordekyle
I have a lot of recurring repairs, so I already...

I have a lot of recurring repairs, so I already have a ballpark in mind before I look at a job. If you pursue them, you’ll figure out what your services are worth. If HOs could do the work, they...
Forum: General Discussion 10-17-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,124
Posted By Mordekyle
I disagree With the hourly wage so you don’t get...

I disagree With the hourly wage so you don’t get burnt notion.

Nobody wants To pay a handyman $100 an hour.

Who cares what the going rate is?

Line itemize everything.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-15-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 23,355
Posted By Mordekyle
I keep my skid stained underwear on me, thank you...

I keep my skid stained underwear on me, thank you very much.

The Laundry basket works great for drop cloths. I pull one or pull the whole basket.


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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 10-14-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 23,355
Posted By Mordekyle
It got darker as it dried. It went from...

It got darker as it dried.

It went from SW2102 “Baby Poo” to something like BM “Toddler Turd”


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Forum: General Discussion 10-08-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,175
Posted By Mordekyle
Construction program gives Salem high school...

Construction program gives Salem high school students hands-on training in the trades
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Forum: Health & Safety 10-07-2018, 11:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,081
Posted By Mordekyle
Not yet. Still working on getting a...

Not yet.


Still working on getting a down payment.


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Forum: Business 10-07-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By Mordekyle
Not yet, but I would consider it. Most of my...

Not yet, but I would consider it.

Most of my jobs are <$4000. I take e payments from Joist. I’d rather have the 3%, so I add a bit before giving the option in the estimate.

It takes a day or...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-06-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 31,643
Sticky: Things I Hate
Views: 1,695,742
Posted By Mordekyle
Try it again. I hated QB at first. Then I...

Try it again.

I hated QB at first. Then I upgraded to QBO when I bought a Mac this April.

- You can choose cash or accrual.

- Now, QBO is linked to my business bank account. Every...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-05-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 31,643
Sticky: Things I Hate
Views: 1,695,742
Posted By Mordekyle
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