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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-02-2020, 04:59 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,724
Posted By onmywayup
Got tired of hauling the hose in and out to the...

Got tired of hauling the hose in and out to the garden every day and always having to remember to move it when the lawn guys show up, etc.

Built the new enclosure (going to double the size of it...
Forum: General Discussion 08-01-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,997
Posted By onmywayup
On a side note, but related, it is ALWAYS a good...

On a side note, but related, it is ALWAYS a good investment to leave thirty bucks for your subcontractors to buy lunch with. A little nod to them goes a LONG long way to inspiring the guys to make a...
Forum: General Discussion 08-01-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 389
Posted By onmywayup
This place is neat, but I've decided this casing...

This place is neat, but I've decided this casing style is ugly as hell. I don't get it.
Forum: Vehicles 08-01-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 903
Posted By onmywayup
The real question here is: Does the second one...

The real question here is: Does the second one cancel out the first one, so you just end up looking forward, but through a tiny screen?
Forum: General Discussion 07-31-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 389
Posted By onmywayup
I see what you're implying there old man, but the...

I see what you're implying there old man, but the pictures prove I am NOT imagining this.
Forum: Vehicles 07-31-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 903
Posted By onmywayup
Two backup cameras?! You must be rich.

Two backup cameras?! You must be rich.
Forum: Vehicles 07-30-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 903
Posted By onmywayup
7d41, you completely missed the point.

7d41, you completely missed the point.
Forum: Vehicles 07-30-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 903
Posted By onmywayup
A couple of you guys are being a$sholes. ...

A couple of you guys are being a$sholes.

I've been hauling trailers for close to twenty years. I'm a college educated, licensed fireman and medical first responder, licensed builder running...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-23-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4,096
Views: 139,940
Posted By onmywayup
Customers that I've done so much work for that...

Customers that I've done so much work for that they don't ask for a price on anything anymore. They just tell me what they want done then pay the invoice when I send it.
Forum: Landscaping 07-12-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By onmywayup
Been installing fences for ten years at least....

Been installing fences for ten years at least. Wood fences we install all posts first, using the red quick setting quikrete. Hard as a rock in thirty minutes, no pre mixing required. Then we build...
Forum: Carpentry 06-03-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,208
Posted By onmywayup
Headed over there today or Saturday to sand the...

Headed over there today or Saturday to sand the patch and touch up the paint, then I'll post pics or a vid. It ended up looking pretty awesome
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-29-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 648
Posted By onmywayup
Just sittin' here wishing there was a 4x4 version...

Just sittin' here wishing there was a 4x4 version of this thing for you right now:


https://www.wacoohpc.store/collections/new-arrival/products/square-wood-chisel


Imagine the torque that it...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-25-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,808
Posted By onmywayup
Man do I ever love a palm nailer. I don't know...

Man do I ever love a palm nailer. I don't know why. There's just something neat and efficient in their design. And it makes an excellent noise.
Forum: Carpentry 05-21-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,208
Posted By onmywayup
Put the false panel on the top shelf front to...

Put the false panel on the top shelf front to hide the hangars. It's going to get a wood burned sign with the nickname we've given the bar down here, mounted to that panel, so it looks purposeful.
...
Forum: Carpentry 05-20-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,208
Posted By onmywayup
Wasted over three hours trying to get this shelf...

Wasted over three hours trying to get this shelf to hang from one roller on each side, balanced perfectly in the middle to get the shelf to close level and flush with the door stop.

Finally...
Forum: Carpentry 05-19-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,208
Posted By onmywayup
Gonna be building the door jamb down with a false...

Gonna be building the door jamb down with a false front to hide the ends of the barn door tracks and the hangers, then patching the drywall over the false front. So the top trim is not on yet until...
Forum: Carpentry 05-19-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,208
Posted By onmywayup
Got the shelves mostly finished. Went to do a dry...

Got the shelves mostly finished. Went to do a dry fit and found they were just under a quarter inch too wide. Swapped the 3/4" right side door jamb with a strip we ripped out of a half inch plywood...
Forum: Carpentry 05-18-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,208
Posted By onmywayup
Got a bit of work done on this today. Framed...

Got a bit of work done on this today.

Framed out and hung the barn door tracks that are going to carry the weight of the shelves to the back wall.

Also started roughing together the shelves....
Forum: General Discussion 05-17-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 266
Posted By onmywayup
What the f did you call me, old man? ;-)

What the f did you call me, old man? ;-)
Forum: General Discussion 05-17-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 266
Posted By onmywayup
This battery, and the the others like it I will...

This battery, and the the others like it I will buy soon, are for the compressor (that things eats the 6AH batteries every half hour), the tripod light which also whips through 6AH every couple hours...
Forum: General Discussion 05-17-2020, 07:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 266
Posted By onmywayup
A Thing of Beauty

The most beautiful things I've seen in my life, in no particular order:

1) Floating on the surface of a natural harbor in Haiti, staring up at the greenest, most impossibly beautiful mountains...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-15-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By onmywayup
Carry business cards everywhere and let people...

Carry business cards everywhere and let people you talk to know what you do. You'll be amazed how many requests you get on the spot for quotes, or someone wants to tell you about a project they were...
Forum: Flooring 05-14-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 291
Posted By onmywayup
Got a shot this morning of the finished and clean...

Got a shot this morning of the finished and clean project
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200514/a8dafcc7caad0be574d2dc5079140fae.jpg

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Forum: Flooring 05-14-2020, 06:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 291
Posted By onmywayup
For higher end finishes, I almost never recommend...

For higher end finishes, I almost never recommend anything you can get off the shelf at a big box store, but in recent months, I have installed several thousand square feet of Lifeproof LVP from Home...
Forum: Electrical 05-13-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 274
Posted By onmywayup
If this is your house, it's a great time to take...

If this is your house, it's a great time to take an afternoon and map out/label your circuits. It pays you back over and over again in the future.

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