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Forum: General Discussion 04-30-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By Michaeljp86
looks like a pvc pipe by the pressure switch by...

looks like a pvc pipe by the pressure switch by the well froze and split.

i dont think cleanup will be to bad, the vinyl flooring looks a bit wrinkled.:laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By Michaeljp86
Water stilts

Had a customer call me to go check on his house, he lives in florida now but still has a house here in michigan. He said his grandson stopped and no water would come out of the faucet.

I walked...
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,873
Posted By Michaeljp86
depends on what I can find when I need it, I keep...

depends on what I can find when I need it, I keep a 4ft in my truck, a 7ft in the garage, and probably a few 2 footers laying around. Anything under 2ft gets lost all the time so I have no idea where...
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By Michaeljp86
I was thinking if it slipped of the edge, there...

I was thinking if it slipped of the edge, there cant be more then 2in gripping the edge and could you imagine what would happen you your ankle on the leg that didnt slip off being strapped into a...
Forum: General Discussion 12-07-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,297
Posted By Michaeljp86
I can just see the confidence in this guys face...

I can just see the confidence in this guys face gluing a strip of OSB onto the concrete wall and whipping out his little Stanley stapler from ace hardware.
Forum: General Discussion 12-07-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 684
Posted By Michaeljp86
I find time more precious then money since Im...

I find time more precious then money since Im running out of it. I dont know why but people were always calling me for work and hour or more away. Ive been trying my best over the years to bring in...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-21-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By Michaeljp86
I seen that, the wife has a class up there in a...

I seen that, the wife has a class up there in a few weeks. I might go up there with her and ill need something to burn time on so ill probably run over there.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-21-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,140
Posted By Michaeljp86
Ive got the dewalt 18/20v vac. its works good...

Ive got the dewalt 18/20v vac. its works good enough but no where the suction of a 110v shopvac. its more like a dust buster. What it does work good for is collecting honeybees. its gentle enough to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-21-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,368
Posted By Michaeljp86
Ive been on some jobs where that would be a life...

Ive been on some jobs where that would be a life saver.
Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,481
Posted By Michaeljp86
We did, thats how we know its not on our end. I...

We did, thats how we know its not on our end. I obviously couldnt test the pump like the manual says too but I could check it at the top of the well and it should be a issue with the motor according...
Forum: General Discussion 03-12-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,185
Posted By Michaeljp86
There used to be a hoarder in that unit, it was...

There used to be a hoarder in that unit, it was empty for close to a year and I had to fix up the whole place. I never seen as much as a mouse the month I worked on it. There was lots of cat poop...
Forum: General Discussion 03-12-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,185
Posted By Michaeljp86
Talking How my Saturday went

A guy I do a lot of work for has 6 duplexes about 2 miles away from me. The landlord calls me up and says the one lady there thinks she has a rat and wants to know if I want to deal with it. So I go...
Forum: General Discussion 03-12-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,216
Posted By Michaeljp86
Im no expert on ventless gas fireplaces but I...

Im no expert on ventless gas fireplaces but I would think that may be a start. I would also have some sort of air circulation going.

In a place that small I would think a dehumidifier would work...
Forum: General Discussion 01-09-2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,102,916
Posted By Michaeljp86
thats why they are making them taller

thats why they are making them taller
Forum: General Discussion 01-04-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,840
Posted By Michaeljp86
Just out of curiosity whats going on? today is...

Just out of curiosity whats going on? today is the 4th and the other guy is supposed to be there tomorrow.
Forum: General Discussion 12-29-2017, 01:18 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 10,761
Posted By Michaeljp86
Ive been looking to buy a empty lot near me for a...

Ive been looking to buy a empty lot near me for a year or more.


Depends on the judge I guess, I think they get a god complex. When we went to court over evicting a woman who refused to leave...
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 10,761
Posted By Michaeljp86
If people dont resist they become power hungry ...

If people dont resist they become power hungry



Thats what Im working on right now. They all been in their positions for 30 years so they are nice and cozy and can do whatever they want.
Forum: General Discussion 12-27-2017, 05:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,821
Posted By Michaeljp86
Your best bet is to move away from that place

Your best bet is to move away from that place
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2017, 01:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,898
Posted By Michaeljp86
It finally happened

I dont have a clue how many times Ive been crawling around in attic space but it finally happened today. Im blowing in insulation on 6 duplexes built in the 60s. Im about 3 hours into crawling around...
Forum: General Discussion 11-29-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,028
Posted By Michaeljp86
A farmer I knew had a huge cheaply built pole...

A farmer I knew had a huge cheaply built pole barn. There was about 4ft of snow on it so him and 2 guys got up there to get some weight off. They were up there shoveling the the snow off and then...
Forum: General Discussion 11-29-2017, 01:03 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,028
Posted By Michaeljp86
I slid off one 2 years ago about 8ft up and my...

I slid off one 2 years ago about 8ft up and my butt cheeks were about half way off and legs dangling over. my butt must have clinched up enough to grab on.
Forum: General Discussion 11-27-2017, 01:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,662
Posted By Michaeljp86
Im sure he knows that, most crooks know how to...

Im sure he knows that, most crooks know how to screw people over and this is a prime example. Im sure Im not the first person he has done this to. He knows it isnt worth the time or money to go after...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,662
Posted By Michaeljp86
I got screwed and screwed myself

A couple weeks ago it had been pouring rain every day, we set records for rain. Luckily I was doing a indoor job but Im still running a month or more behind schedule.

So a lady who I do work for...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2017, 09:49 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 41,487
Posted By Michaeljp86
Im not going to pay for it, im going to tell the...

Im not going to pay for it, im going to tell the landlord to pay your bill.
Forum: General Discussion 01-18-2017, 09:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 836
Posted By Michaeljp86
Im no stucco expert but I wouldnt think it would...

Im no stucco expert but I wouldnt think it would melt the Styrofoam. If anything I would think there would be an issue with cracking or crumbling from extreme temperature variations.
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