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Forum: Grumpy Old Pharts Board 03-23-2019, 07:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 456
Posted By Rmarsh
Hope all goes well for you Ross, and that the...

Hope all goes well for you Ross, and that the financial burden of not working combined with the insurance coverage shortfall doesn't add to your physical pain.
My wife had her "bad" knee replaced a...
Forum: DIY - Forum 03-17-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
Well.....you cant expect people today to share a...

Well.....you cant expect people today to share a bathroom....can you? :doh:

Finished up a mansion for some rich folks....gated community with private golf course.....later got a call about some...
Forum: DIY - Forum 03-14-2019, 04:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
Panels attached to the sub zero fridge....tedious...

Panels attached to the sub zero fridge....tedious and time consuming..there was some cussing :o
Forum: DIY - Forum 03-14-2019, 04:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
The demolition filled four dumpsters...besides...

The demolition filled four dumpsters...besides the kitchen there were 3 1/2 bathrooms totally gutted. Different crew.....my first day there was when the cabinets were delivered.

I had to ask...
Forum: DIY - Forum 03-13-2019, 05:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
Thanks Ian....I lost a lot of my work related...

Thanks Ian....I lost a lot of my work related photos to ransomware/ virus a few years ago. I refused to pay and lost pictures of some of my best work.
This is the finished mantel installed and...
Forum: DIY - Forum 03-12-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
Fireplace remodel. Exposed brick originally went...

Fireplace remodel. Exposed brick originally went all the way up to the cathedral ceiling, and was removed down to appropriate height. I will make a shaker style pilaster and mantel shelf with poplar...
Forum: DIY - Forum 03-12-2019, 04:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
a few more.......appliances in the middle picture...

a few more.......appliances in the middle picture are a new to me color/finish.....I cant touch stainless without making a mess of it with my grubby hands
Forum: DIY - Forum 03-11-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
Since I built my house in '77...my taxes have...

Since I built my house in '77...my taxes have gone from $800 to $3,800 per year. My current real estate taxes cost per month is more than my original mortgage payments. I used to think that after my...
Forum: DIY - Forum 03-06-2019, 06:20 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
They are amazing! Great craftsmanship and...

They are amazing! Great craftsmanship and designs!
But 10,000 sq. ft. is ridiculous.... trophy houses... can you imagine the taxes, utilities, maintenance....I could not live comfortably in one of...
Forum: DIY - Forum 02-27-2019, 05:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
I've always said "people who get rich normally...

I've always said "people who get rich normally don't get there by being fair an honest"
The first two banks I went to for a mortgage loan to build my house turned me down...said they don't do...
Forum: DIY - Forum 02-26-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
Prefinished oak ....charcoal stain...

Prefinished oak ....charcoal stain color...customer choices trending away from natural oak for now.
First time home buyers these days want/expect a lot more than they did back in the seventies when...
Forum: DIY - Forum 02-25-2019, 06:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 995
Posted By Rmarsh
Smaller Kitchens

We have shifted from building larger custom homes to smaller more affordable ones. The kitchens are much more simple, and I'm in and done in just two or three days. The 33 lot subdivision was started...
Forum: DIY - Forum 02-16-2019, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 849
Posted By Rmarsh
A few days last month in the single digits was...

A few days last month in the single digits was enough to freeze up one zone of hot water baseboard that hardly ever calls for heat...has a short section that should not have run a few feet through an...
Forum: DIY - Forum 02-02-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 849
Posted By Rmarsh
New shop heater

Picked up a Mr Heater 30,000 BTU heater for my workshop.
Last couple of weeks with my old piece of crap heater shutting off or not even lighting was enough.

Happy with this unit so...
Forum: Political Threads 01-27-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,157
Posted By Rmarsh
A mentor of mine, older guy who I got advice...

A mentor of mine, older guy who I got advice from, once told me,
"Bob, if you ever want to get ahead, 40 hours a week wont cut it"

So I got two minimum wage jobs and doubled my take home pay.
...
Forum: Political Threads 01-27-2019, 07:14 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,157
Posted By Rmarsh
Scott...I have to agree. Growing up poor in the...

Scott...I have to agree. Growing up poor in the 50's and 60's, my seven brothers and sisters and I were not poor but, our clothes were hand-me downs or from thrift shops, we never went out to eat...
Forum: DIY - Forum 12-11-2018, 07:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,679
Posted By Rmarsh
"Saw" this on youtube ......thought I'd share it...

"Saw" this on youtube ......thought I'd share it as examples of things you shouldn't do. :hs:
https://youtu.be/FOJtmDYcFMg?t=42
Forum: The Scuppers 11-25-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By Rmarsh
Collided with a deer

I have been seeing a lot more deer on the roads recently,
including lots of near misses by other motorists on my commute.
Well... I drive pretty slow...but not slow enough...still couldn't stop in...
Forum: DIY - Forum 11-23-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,792
Posted By Rmarsh
One of the toughest things I have ever...

One of the toughest things I have ever encountered in demolition work is.... mud job tile on concrete and metal lathe.

Had a job where it was on the walls up to 48" high. Anything less than a...
Forum: DIY - Forum 11-15-2018, 06:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,234
Posted By Rmarsh
So the electricians forgot to rough wire for...

So the electricians forgot to rough wire for under cabinet lights in the kitchen...here is their elegant solution for getting wires routed.
Luckily someone spotted it before the stove got...
Forum: DIY - Forum 11-04-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 10,512
Posted By Rmarsh
I am looking forward to retiring in three...

I am looking forward to retiring in three years.......I will miss working...because that is all I have done for the last forty five years.

Also hoping that the pain in my shoulders, elbows,...
Forum: DIY - Forum 11-02-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 10,512
Posted By Rmarsh
v-fold method for long miter joints with pvc

v-fold method for long miter joints with pvc
Forum: DIY - Forum 10-29-2018, 05:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,234
Posted By Rmarsh
When I was just starting out, young guys like me...

When I was just starting out, young guys like me were called a"carpenters helper"...not a carpenter.... and that label stuck until you reached a certain level of skill and knowledge...usually a...
Forum: Sports Talk - Title Town 10-28-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,627
Posted By Rmarsh
I do think it's more important to stay focused on...

I do think it's more important to stay focused on finishing the job of winning the WS of course. Ignoring Machado's bush league antics for now is smart....unless he injures somebody. ...
Forum: Sports Talk - Title Town 10-28-2018, 08:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,627
Posted By Rmarsh
AGAIN? What a #^&#^&#^&#^&ing punk......he will...

AGAIN? What a #^&#^&#^&#^&ing punk......he will get his payback eventually.
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