| O-T Lounge|| Excellent Roofing Companies In NOLA Area? - TimeAndTide on 3/8/13 at 11:38 am|
Can anyone out there recommend a couple of tip-top roofing companies in the New Orleans area?
I have a 6-year old roof, and the company who installed it inspected it for hail damage (from the recent storm) - and left me nothing but an estimate for a brand new roof in my mailbox.
So, I need a...
| O-T Lounge|| Internet Providers For NOLA Area? - TimeAndTide on 10/18/12 at 10:53 am|
Does anyone know of internet providers in New Orleans area besides Cox or AT&T??
Can't stand either one, so are there some other options out there?
Thank you in advance!...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| WWL Caller's Roman Harper Analogy - TimeAndTide on 9/30/12 at 10:39 pm|
A little while after the game, someone called into WWL and noted the following:
"Roman Harper couldn't put a petit four from McKenzie's into a Schwegmann's bag. Hell, he couldn't even check off a box on a DMV application."
Not even sure what it means, but I'd like to thank said caller for ma...
| O-T Lounge|| Body Shop On Westbank (NOLA) - Any Recommendations? - TimeAndTide on 9/6/12 at 12:39 pm|
Can anybody out there recommend a reasonably priced body shop on the westbank? If there's one that will lower the price when paying cash, that's even better.
Thanks in advance! ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Need Help Identifying Late 90's TV Commercial For New Orleans Attorney... - TimeAndTide on 9/5/12 at 3:07 pm|
This is a shot in the dark, but maybe someone can help?
In the late 90's, there was a TV commercial for a black New Orleans attorney, and I can't remember his name.
He was sitting in Jackson Square on a bench, possibly wearing a seersucker suit. He looked at the camera and said something like...
| O-T Lounge|| Calling A/C Experts - No Air Upstairs! - TimeAndTide on 7/29/12 at 8:19 pm|
Can an A/C expert please help out on this - someone I know just bought a condo that's 1200 square feet, and the A/C unit is a 2-ton - same size unit used for all four condos.
Air flows fine downstairs, but there is absolutely nothing coming through the vents upstairs.
Looking in the attic,...
| O-T Lounge|| Honda Dealership Service Center - Labor Costs? - TimeAndTide on 6/21/12 at 11:42 am|
Anybody have experience with getting a Honda worked on at the dealership? Are we talking a labor rate of close to or over $100 an hour?
Thanks in advance!...
| Tiger Rant|| Baseball Game With ULL Where Fights Broke Out... - TimeAndTide on 6/13/12 at 11:26 pm|
Can anyone out there remember this game from (I think) the early 2000's?
I believe it was a regional game, and ULL's coach got ticked off about something, and then a pretty massive fight broke out between the two benches.
Didn't the two teams agree not to play each other for a few years?
| O-T Lounge|| Neurologist In Nola/Metairie Area? - TimeAndTide on 5/15/12 at 12:05 pm|
Can anyone recommend a neurologist in NOLA, Metairie, etc. who is good with treating migraine headaches?
Thanks in advance!...
| Money Talk|| Condo Insurance - 20% Of Purchase Price? - TimeAndTide on 5/1/12 at 10:33 am|
Friend of mine just had an offer accepted on a condo, so he's now shopping around for insurance.
One insurance person advised him that condos generally only need coverage around 20% of the purchase price, because with condos, the coverage only applies "where the sheet rock be...
| O-T Lounge|| Place To Buy Moving Boxes In NOLA Area? - TimeAndTide on 4/25/12 at 12:20 pm|
Can anyone out there recommend a reasonably priced place in the NOLA area to buy moving boxes?
If there's a place in Metairie, Kenner, etc., that would be even better.
Thanks in advance!...
| O-T Lounge|| OT Mechanics - Need Wet Floor Help!! - TimeAndTide on 2/16/12 at 4:51 pm|
In July, the floor of my car was wet on both driver & passenger sides - absolutely soaked on the driver's side.
Carpet was taken out, etc. to dry, and the a/c line was badly clogged - over a gallon of water spilled out.
This week, the driver's side floor is getting wet again - not nearly as ...
| O-T Lounge|| A/C Unit - Leaking Coils Question... - TimeAndTide on 1/25/12 at 2:42 pm|
Just want to make sure I'm not getting screwed on this one...
Repair people came out this morning and told me that I had zero freon. They used the little sniffer device to pinpoint the leak, which is coming from somewhere inside the coils.
So...they're saying that these can't be repaired si...
| O-T Lounge|| Orthopedist in Metairie or Kenner? - TimeAndTide on 1/10/12 at 2:02 pm|
If anyone can recommend a quality orthopedist in either area, this would be greatly appreciated!...
| O-T Lounge|| OT Plumber Help - Sink Emergency (With Photos)... - TimeAndTide on 11/23/11 at 8:21 pm|
Went to change out a leaky cartridge on the hot water handle of my kitchen sink, and it didn't exactly go as planned. :banghead:
Would be any plumbers be able to tell me what's going on? These are photos underneath my sink...do I need to pull out the caulk? Or do more than that?
Yes, I hav...
| O-T Lounge|| Replacing Compressor On A/C - Typical Labor Time?? - TimeAndTide on 6/10/11 at 9:03 am|
Anybody know what the usual labor time is to replace a compressor on a typical 3-ton A/C unit (compressor is under warranty)?
I've been quoted that it'll be somewhere between $850-$1,000.
| O-T Lounge|| A/C Experts...Need Help! - TimeAndTide on 6/9/11 at 9:41 am|
Came home last night to find my A/C blowing air, but not cold air.
Less than a year ago, I had copper tubing repaired, plus 4 pounds of freon installed.
Is it normal to lose freon like this? Or is this gonna be something with the compressor?
Any tips to avoid getting screwed by the rep...
| O-T Lounge|| Licensed Architects In NOLA - Blueprint Costs For House? - TimeAndTide on 4/21/11 at 8:20 pm|
I've heard that a licensed architect will usually charge between $5k-$7k just to produce a set of blueprints for a contractor when building a new house. Sounds a little absurd.
As long as the architect is licensed, does it really matter what part of the city they're in?
I have no idea if an...
| O-T Lounge|| OT Mechanics - Brand New "Remanufactured" Alternator??! - TimeAndTide on 4/6/11 at 7:11 pm|
A few weeks ago, I bought a brand new alternator from NAPA for $200, which comes with a lifetime warranty.
I happened to be checking under the hood, and noticed a sticker on it that says:
REMANUFACTURED IN THE USA 5/14/07
The box says "NEW" on it.
Am I misunderstanding something abo...
| O-T Lounge|| Brake Pads - Regular Grade, Mid-Grade, Top Of The Line?? - TimeAndTide on 3/6/11 at 1:37 pm|
Can anyone tell me if there's any major differences in most brake pads?
At least at NAPA, they have regular grade for like $30, mid-grade for $40 and top of the line for $50.
Any help is appreciated!...
| O-T Lounge|| Uninsured Motorist Coverage Question - TimeAndTide on 1/5/11 at 10:40 pm|
If I have 50/100/50 coverage on my car - plus comp and collision, and my own medical insurance, why do I need uninsured motorist coverage (the bodily injury type only)?
Does anyone out there have a bad story related to not carrying it on their policy?
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Bobby Has Broken It Down For Us... - TimeAndTide on 12/20/10 at 9:37 am|
A few hours after the game yesterday, Bobby passed on a very interesting bit of info.
At this point in the season, Reginald is currently costing the Saints $32,400 [i]per yard.[/i]
Gives us something to consider!...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Bears Playing In New Orleans Possibility? - TimeAndTide on 12/13/10 at 10:22 am|
Does anyone out there know what would need to happen for the Bears to visit the Superdome in the playoffs?
Would it only apply to the NFC Championship and not a divisional playoff?...
| O-T Lounge|| WiFi Piggybacking Law? - TimeAndTide on 9/16/10 at 6:13 pm|
Does anyone know if there actually is a law on the books that forbids wifi piggybacking?
Maybe an attorney or expert out there knows something?
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| Insurance Question - TimeAndTide on 6/5/10 at 1:07 pm|
Call me dumb for asking, I don't care, but -
Is there any way that homeowners insurance companies will try to increase policy costs for the average person in southern Louisiana who is going to renew soon?
Insurance is all about risk, so I have to wonder if this disaster combined with the tim...
| Political Talk|| Jefferson Parish Officials On The Take - TimeAndTide on 11/2/09 at 4:24 pm|
At least this time the MCC is getting involved!
| Money Talk|| Taylor Bean & Whitaker - Anybody Having Trouble?? - TimeAndTide on 8/27/09 at 3:26 pm|
Anybody have their mortgage with these bozos?
Apparently they've all been sold to either Bank Of America or some placed called "CENLAR"...
If anybody knows anything about Cenlar, please holla!...