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re: Termite damage options - tropheus12
Not to be the bearer of bad news but.... That looks like heart pine studs to me. Termites really don't like to chew on heart pine. But they will trail through the studs looking for greener pastures, usually in your ceiling are on a headers. I have seen quite a few houses that would have a half ...
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re: Carpenter to Make Cypress Fishing Rod Rack? - tropheus12
Email gpollet@cox.net I have built a few out of antique cypress. Wall mounted. I will send you some pics....
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re: Siding/Window Contractor Recommendations - tropheus12
Call Pollet Construction 225-252-3883 Old school carpenters, I am sure they will do you much better than a 1000/sq...
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re: Recommendations on fireplace refurbishment - tropheus12
Pollet Construction. 225-252-3883 We just finished a massive fire place build. Fun jobs....
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re: Remodel in Lafayette - tropheus12
Call Jeff Pollet 225-252-3883 ...
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re: Shingles or tin roof? - tropheus12
Quality 26 gauge metal installed correctly is superior in every way except price. ...
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re: Home Remodel Contractor in BR - tropheus12
I would be willing to give you an estimate. Email me gpollet@cox.net ...
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re: Is there a wood window repair company in BR? - tropheus12
Old school carpenter here. I might be able to help you out. Email. gpollet@cox.net ...
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re: Shed demolition in Ascension Parish - tropheus12
If it is cypress, I would be willing to remove it for free. ...
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re: Salt Boatworks - Build Your Own Skiff - tropheus12
I built a 19 foot Glen L wooden Aquacat. I am quite good with wood and wanted the challenge. And a laborious challenge it was. My advice The only reason to build a wood boat is for the love of the labor. It's more like art. If you are looking to express yourself artistically than go for it...
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re: Carport Framer Needed - Mandeville Covington - tropheus12
Old school carpenter here. Email gpollet@cox.net ...
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re: Totaled Boat - tropheus12
I am interested in the boat as is. Email me if you want to make a deal. gpollet@cox.net ...
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re: Brick Flooring in Kitchen - tropheus12
Plenty of tile and pavers to choose from but nothing beats the real thing if you are looking for the "look". We have done a couple of floors and quite a few back splashes with reclaimed brick. We cut the slips our selves. Sealing - Plenty of advance sealers today. I personally prefer penet...
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re: Grand Isle rent game. - tropheus12
Good info here. For most of my life we have had a family camp and then I had my own little camp but had to sale in divorce. I want to get back on the island but it is hard to make the numbers work (risk/insurance). I am just trying to figure out if renting could be the answer. ...
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Grand Isle rent game. - tropheus12
I am curious if any of you guys have rental property in Grand Isle? I "believe" that the cost of vacation rental in GI is fairly high compared to a lot of other destinations on the Gulf Coast, especially when you consider the cost of the house and property in GI vs higher cost of properties in p...
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re: Thoughts on this sheetrock quote - tropheus12
I don't think I would charge that much but I would have to see the job. Email me : gpollet@cox.net If you want another estimate. ...
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re: anyone have an opinion on gutter covers - tropheus12
Surgical steel micro mesh used for filtration now being made for gutter inserts. Expensive but works. ...
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re: Vinyl Work on Exterior of Camp - tropheus12
I may be able to help. gpollet@cox.net ...
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re: Finished or unfinished cabinets? - tropheus12
Most people do not realize that they can get custom cabinets at a better price point than what the big box has to offer. Prefab cabinets are mostly laminated mdf. or if made out of real wood they cut corners in build quality for competitive pricing. This is why most GC's use custom shops instead of...
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re: Deck and Patio builders in BR - tropheus12
Yep Let me know ...
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