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Forum: Drywall 08-05-2011, 10:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,891
Posted By D.Foster
Thanks Guys. Got a call back from USG tech...

Thanks Guys. Got a call back from USG tech support. The new Mold Tough Green board can be installed on bath ceilings, up to 24" o.c. Just not directly over a shower head or steam shower. They said...
Forum: Drywall 08-03-2011, 06:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 19,214
Posted By D.Foster
Alan, you qouted and then thanked yourself up...

Alan, you qouted and then thanked yourself up there....
Forum: Drywall 08-03-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,891
Posted By D.Foster
Mold Tough Rock on ceiling??

I tried to search and came up empty, and the USG site said nothing either. Someone told me that you cant use green board on ceilings, Yea, or nay.
D. Foster
Forum: Carpentry 10-30-2010, 08:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,257
Posted By D.Foster
I would use some kind of strapping or angle...

I would use some kind of strapping or angle brackets at the rafter to building connection, if its only nailed, any load could pull the whole thing off the building..
Forum: General Discussion 05-17-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,380
Posted By D.Foster
Start your own F*%$n thread:laughing:

Start your own F*%$n thread:laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 05-17-2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,380
Posted By D.Foster
Not sure why you think im not legit, and a...

Not sure why you think im not legit, and a license is not required in the counties i work in for carpentry and remodeling. I am Comp'd and have Gen liability.. I dont do all my jobs T&M this one...
Forum: Carpentry 05-15-2010, 08:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,498
Posted By D.Foster
Water evaporates. I've heard of ol' timers puttin...

Water evaporates. I've heard of ol' timers puttin a couple a drops of oil in the end before wedgin it, it will expand it and evaporate less or not at all..I have soaked the very tip in oil, in a...
Forum: Drywall 05-15-2010, 08:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 13,359
Posted By D.Foster
Building a metal frame ceiling ( framing?)? That...

Building a metal frame ceiling ( framing?)? That will be drywalled?
Drywalling(thread topic) on a metal frame ceiling?
Or installing a drop ceiling grid?
You can see the potential for confusion...
Forum: General Discussion 05-15-2010, 08:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,380
Posted By D.Foster
Home Owner supplies a Contract..

This Ever happen to you guys?? It's actually a good contract, i'm doin T&M repairs and light remodeling, with an estimated ceiling price for labor and materials, which is reflected in contract. The...
Forum: Carpentry 05-15-2010, 11:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,001
Posted By D.Foster
I have the ol' 3/8 Mak as well. Have'nt used it...

I have the ol' 3/8 Mak as well. Have'nt used it in a while. I mainly use it for pre-drillin and pocket holes. Use a bosch sds for hammering, and cordless or drywall gun for screwing, depends on what...
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,419
Posted By D.Foster
You the "Son" part of the outfit? Or the...

You the "Son" part of the outfit?
Or the "Father"?
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2010, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,653
Posted By D.Foster
Typically i would start at the highest point on...

Typically i would start at the highest point on the floor, to avoid cutting cabinets. Or center the sinkbase under the window and work out in both directions, if that is the design. Any range or DW...
Forum: Drywall 05-12-2010, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,891
Posted By D.Foster
Laminate with PL glue, and laminating screws? A...

Laminate with PL glue, and laminating screws? A screw that would go clear through the 2 layers underneath though.
Not speaking from experience though:rolleyes:
Would seem like more work though than...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2010, 09:52 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 10,643
Posted By D.Foster
He wouldnt need to be called to one of my...

He wouldnt need to be called to one of my jobs:thumbsup:
Forum: Drywall 05-10-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,165
Posted By D.Foster
So a new nail wont drop?? Or did you mean a...

So a new nail wont drop?? Or did you mean a screw? Or a ring shank?
Forum: Drywall 05-10-2010, 06:04 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 15,879
Posted By D.Foster
I read somewhere, that there is a chemical...

I read somewhere, that there is a chemical reaction between paper and mud, making the paper joint stronger if done properly.. Where there is no reaction with fiberglass.:rolleyes:
When you rip mesh...
Forum: Drywall 05-10-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,165
Posted By D.Foster
Repairing pops n' joints under paint

Got a remodel job with alot of nail pops and bad joint finishing under eggshell paint. Any suggestions on a process for repairing these,other than sanding through paint n' primer....
The nail pops i...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-10-2010, 04:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,578
Posted By D.Foster
He must have left overs, and only half of what he...

He must have left overs, and only half of what he needs!!:w00t:
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2010, 04:02 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,255
Posted By D.Foster
That is one big noggin................. That...

That is one big noggin.................
That proportion could be put to better use in other areas....:w00t:
Forum: Carpentry 05-10-2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,236
Posted By D.Foster
Where have you looked so far. There are alot of...

Where have you looked so far. There are alot of hardware sites. But being that its cedar, i would be careful about "bleeding" any color onto the wood. So anything other than stainless would give you...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-10-2010, 06:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,578
Posted By D.Foster
Maybe if you built a jig to hold it on edge and...

Maybe if you built a jig to hold it on edge and support the saw over top of it. Have one continuous support on one side to run a circular saw guide on, and enough surface area on top of the jig to...
Forum: Carpentry 05-10-2010, 06:36 AM
Replies: 1,491
Views: 392,306
Posted By D.Foster
The simple act of making a story stick. The...

The simple act of making a story stick.
The simple task of making a perfect scribe.:thumbsup:
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-08-2010, 07:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,305
Posted By D.Foster
That crap makes me sick to my stomach:no: I...

That crap makes me sick to my stomach:no:
I wonder how many beer cans are under that deck....
Forum: Carpentry 05-06-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,332
Posted By D.Foster
Just bought a used Paslode Impulse on CL for 200....

Just bought a used Paslode Impulse on CL for 200. Works great!! Barely used...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-06-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 20,868
Posted By D.Foster
Thanks guys, The wheel does sound hokey to me. ...

Thanks guys,
The wheel does sound hokey to me.
And Trex would'nt be my first choice either but, it's not my deck.
Anyway,they apparently had no idea how much the project would cost, so they need...
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