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Forum: Remodeling 01-26-2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 137,602
Posted By Dan_Watson
Absolutely incorrect and I feel bad for your...

Absolutely incorrect and I feel bad for your clients. There are numerous ways to protect your clients home or business. Vacuum after? Do you borrow the client's vacuum?

I can't tell if you are...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-26-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,079
Posted By tjbnwi
DT, where are you located? Someone who read this...

DT, where are you located? Someone who read this thread my be looking for someone some day, they recall this thread and your attitude but have no idea where you are, another opportunity lost.

Tom
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Any of the ethnic groups - from south of the...

Any of the ethnic groups - from south of the border or north of the border, hang together at meal times.

And that's just how it was when I was a kid, and for all the generations before me.
...
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By SmallTownGuy
I don't. Not one bit.

I don't.

Not one bit.
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By Texas Wax
They don't seem to care and eat lunch together,...

They don't seem to care and eat lunch together, laugh together lots of camaraderie just like Griz described. They have much in common, where as the indigenous people (us) seemed to have lost some of...
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By Easy Gibson
This sounds like a job for a few beers and a...

This sounds like a job for a few beers and a tailgate.


Also, I reject the entire premise of this thread. You guys must be hanging out with the wrong crews. Mine were all at my wedding. We...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-25-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,079
Posted By cwatbay
So just out of curiosity and to help me...

So just out of curiosity and to help me understand the situation, it sounds like the following:

Your boss is a house flipper that hires guys on a temp basis or so. Hires them as 1099 type...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,079
Posted By griz
piss poor job site management/supervision, or...

piss poor job site management/supervision, or lack of it, can & does lead to many problems.

pretty much everything the op pointed out.

it should not be incumbent on the op to check the crew on...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 11:02 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,079
Posted By Jaws
First this isnt off topic Second it's up to...

First this isnt off topic

Second it's up to the dude signing the front of the check. I don't care about smoking, put it in the can or I'll run your ass off

The rest - not on my sites.

Sent...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,079
Posted By rselectric1
Welcome to our world. If you're going into a...

Welcome to our world. If you're going into a meeting with the job site manager to complain about how he runs things, be prepared to be potentially looking for a new job tomorrow afternoon.

We all...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,079
Posted By MarkJames
Don't rock the owner's boat. Sounds like he/she...

Don't rock the owner's boat. Sounds like he/she is fine with it.

I'd have an eye out for something else.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,079
Posted By griz
everything you mentioned is job site management. ...

everything you mentioned is job site management.

who ever is running the job needs to kick some ass.

you should clean up your own mess, do what is expected of you and if the working conditions...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,079
Posted By SmallTownGuy
shoot the radio stop bumming cigs from me ...

shoot the radio
stop bumming cigs from me
We'll clean up the fast food wrappers when you stop wearing that gay-assed cologne
let your boss run his company
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By Robie
I think it's different for crews "on the road". ...

I think it's different for crews "on the road".

We just had a hospital built...I see plenty of out of state workers ...having dinner and drinks together at a lot of the local places and then back...
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By Irishslave
Way back in the day when I used to work out of...

Way back in the day when I used to work out of town a lot it was an every night thing. Your crew was your social life. Since the company paid for food and lodging somebody always found the best deals...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 324,031
Posted By Robie
Good to hear. I've had a couple I thought...

Good to hear.

I've had a couple I thought were Satan's helpers.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 324,031
Posted By dayexco
God must require you to be part angel before you...

God must require you to be part angel before you can be a nurse.

Sent from my SCH-I545 using Tapatalk
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By Texas Wax
Many things led up to it. Not packing your own...

Many things led up to it. Not packing your own lunch daily and having to run for food. The demands of modern life, like gotta git home to watch the kids so momma can go to work. Or Go socialize in...
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By fjn
This has sorta come up awhile back in another...

This has sorta come up awhile back in another thread. Every Friday in warm weather I bring a grill and provide the meat,burgers or Brats,chicken etc. Everyone else provides a side,we have an extended...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 324,031
Posted By Jaws
It is not disrespectful to count it out. Anyone...

It is not disrespectful to count it out. Anyone who thinks it is, I really don't care. LOL. Don't do business with me then.

I sold a gun i just couldnt get to like, to a guy and he paid cash. He...
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By Randy Bush
I enjoy getting to know other guys on a job . One...

I enjoy getting to know other guys on a job . One builder I do work for lots of times when his guys take a break I will to and go talk with them. Most of his other subs I get to know those guys to....
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By KAP
Multi-faceted reasons, but there's also a lot of...

Multi-faceted reasons, but there's also a lot of things added to the mix over the years that affect relations on a job... you can thank mostly lawyers and government for that...

Another aspect...
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,561
Posted By griz
so just what the fvuck has happened

used to have a case of beer or 2 or 3 on payday on the tailgate...

if it was too hot or too cold we went to a pizza joint, usually a roundtable...:thumbsup:

bbq or serious pasta night at my...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-22-2019, 10:24 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 324,031
Posted By Robie
I sold a small cargo trailer to a guy once. The...

I sold a small cargo trailer to a guy once.
The first thing he did when he met me was try to hand me a pile of cash for the trailer...saying here's your $1000.

We had never met and he had never...
Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 905
Posted By avenge
Welcome to the real world, suck it up or leave...

Welcome to the real world, suck it up or leave but don't expect beers and bbq's wherever you go.
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