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Well we got it done...the pressboard and four layers of floor covering are removed.  My hands hurt from prying and tugging pulling a ton of nails from the subfloor. The drywall we found was just...
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Sorry I did not write last night; was out doing estimates until 9 p.m. That is one more task that makes the work day a long day. Being a small company-doing the work selling jobs, ordering product...
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Well, today was a four-estimate day along with something I dislike...taking up carpet and pressboard.
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Well, I took a few days off from the blog just to get my timeline back in order. We have had two jobs go way off the plan. The first job just got the wood that we were told would be ready two weeks...
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Boy does it seem odd to work in the high school...they seem so young. The floor is going great and with any luck we will have the repair ready for a seal coat today so that we can paint Thursday. We...
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We got stain on the steps today and if I say so myself, they look good. The homeowner will see them late tonight, as they are getting back from a long weekend trip about 10 p.m. tonight. I'm going to...
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Well, it has been a tough weekend. We started a set of stairs Friday over concrete (they were outside steps before the room was added on years ago). We had to take off the carpet, pad, rubber...
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Well in the last two days we moved out a boatload of furniture from a 500-square-foot room, removed the carpet, tack strips that were double-wide (two rolls nailed down side by side), cut plywood for...
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I got a question if the last-minute stain request was something we charged for and if it added an extra day. We did not add an extra charge because the floor was ready for stain or sealer. Our prep...
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I am so confused; we did not get the job that we bid. I was told that my price was 25% higher. I just do not understand how anyone can drop the price that much. Then I spoke with a friend...
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