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Forum: General Discussion 04-01-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 16,451
Posted By BenderBoy
For what it's worth I think you made the right...

For what it's worth I think you made the right call. Explaining that there will be tougher work ahead and giving him a day off to decide if this is the right field for him.

I would be hard...
Forum: General Discussion 04-01-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 16,451
Posted By TimelessQuality
Should of had him try 1/2 bundle... I wouldn't...

Should of had him try 1/2 bundle... I wouldn't just let him say no..
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 03-05-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,459
Posted By ohiohomedoctor
I was thinking you may not know where Eaton is....

I was thinking you may not know where Eaton is. I'm about 30 mins from there. We are actually looking for people.

PM me your number.


When you moving?
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 03-03-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,444
Posted By Randy Bush
So do you use a laser on an old house that is no...

So do you use a laser on an old house that is no longer level? I check a number of different things when doing my lay out . Like how it comes out with the openings, measure down from the overhang....
Forum: Carpentry 03-02-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,711
Posted By asgoodasdead
same here. I work on a framing crew and our lead...

same here. I work on a framing crew and our lead guy and the next guy under him are super fast, but it's because they're a bit sloppy and also don't work in a way to move the whole job faster, just...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 03-02-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 10,820
Posted By JesseCocozza
Here's a dormer and gable we just wrapped up with...

Here's a dormer and gable we just wrapped up with a combination of azek and western red cedar.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-21-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 53,062
Posted By TimNJ
Man, at this point you may be better off to scrap...

Man, at this point you may be better off to scrap the door and pick up a new one.
Start from scratch and do it right rather than trying to patch up the other one. Especially if the first one has...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-21-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 53,062
Posted By Tom M
Friggin storm doors....pain in the ars

Friggin storm doors....pain in the ars
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-08-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 53,062
Posted By Tinstaafl
Bummer. I just knew you were going to beat it....

Bummer. I just knew you were going to beat it. :sad:

But wise move to take a pass. You start disassembling the thing and eventually you'll find out what the problem is, but you can run into so...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-07-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 53,062
Posted By TimNJ
I have had to change out broken Larson's but not...

I have had to change out broken Larson's but not an Andersen yet.
If the window is down, meaning the screen is open, and it won't go back up, the spring inside the screen tube broke or came unwound....
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-07-2012, 07:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 53,062
Posted By Tom Struble
thats a wood core blank with a big hole cut into...

thats a wood core blank with a big hole cut into it for the glass channel insert,you can't take the door apart,the top glass frame clips to the roll screen at the top,try unclipping from the screen
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-07-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 53,062
Posted By loneframer
The last few I installed were full glass with a...

The last few I installed were full glass with a removable screen/storm panel. In order to remove them, you had to lift the door lever to the straight up position to release the mechanism that keeps...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-07-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 53,062
Posted By Kent Whitten
If you have some pictures, I may be able to tell...

If you have some pictures, I may be able to tell you. I've installed a fair share of them, and they have been relatively the same for awhile.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-07-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 53,062
Posted By Tinstaafl
I'd guess the label is on the movable sash, and...

I'd guess the label is on the movable sash, and when it is raised will be accessible. I haven't worked on an Andersen, but the doors that I have usually have the sash latch in the center, where you...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-08-2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,325
Posted By FramingPro
i made 2 small cherry islands:whistling

i made 2 small cherry islands:whistling
Forum: Business 05-31-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,323
Posted By S.R.E.
Welcome to CT. :thumbsup: Just raise your...

Welcome to CT. :thumbsup:
Just raise your prices and that should help solve your problem.:cheesygri
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-25-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,985
Posted By katoman
I think you mean "immoral" ? Though it would...

I think you mean "immoral" ?

Though it would be cool to be immortal.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-25-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,985
Posted By JR Shepstone
Shoulda had a contract...

Shoulda had a contract...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-25-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,985
Posted By Tinstaafl
Something fishy about this story. Roofers with...

Something fishy about this story. Roofers with cash in their pockets in the middle of the week? :no:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-25-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,985
Posted By Railman
It coulda been worse. At least it wasn't a side...

It coulda been worse. At least it wasn't a side job!:jester:
Joe
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-25-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,985
Posted By GRB
So they were nailing away... Just not on the...

So they were nailing away... Just not on the roof? :blink:
Forum: Masonry Picture Post 05-24-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,632
Posted By 6stringmason
Fireplace

Heres a little fireplace me and another guy did a couple days ago. It took about 12 hours. Its thin cut field stone from a quarry up in Mountain WI. They dont cut it there, but thats where we get all...
Forum: Carpentry 05-21-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,385
Posted By Chris G
Eggsactly. The tongues swell, the grooves...

Eggsactly.
The tongues swell, the grooves narrow, the contractor commits suicide.
Forum: Business 05-20-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,926
Posted By VinylHanger
If he is a college kid, he is just thinking of...

If he is a college kid, he is just thinking of this as a way to make money for the summer. He is thinking that he will do this, but once he has a degree he will be making soooo much money that he...
Forum: Business 05-20-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,926
Posted By Chris Johnson
He's in college His mother still washes his...

He's in college

His mother still washes his underwear

Yes, your expecting too much

Keep him as a laborer and hire someone with more experience
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