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About VanDiesel99

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  • Birthday 07/04/1982

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    All In One Power Washing
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    Michael Vandiver
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    Madisonville, KY
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  1. Have a dull metal roof that needs to have the algae cleaned, and luster restored. I have reviewed some other posts with the only fruitful one recommending premier by envirospec. Anyone have any recent experience restoring a dull metal roof wihout having to apply a clear sealer afterwards other than premier?
  2. I've lost a lid off of a 275 gal square caged tank, diameter 11.5 in. Anyone have any clues where to start looking for one of those?
  3. Landa Water Jet for Sale

    Still have one of these water jets for sale, will let it go for $500.
  4. Recently lost a good coress power wand off my trailer, looking to see if anyone has one they are looking to part ways with cheap. Thanks
  5. Problem with my chem distributor

    He didn't say he wanted to be compensated for a day of work, he actually specified that's not what he wanted. I definitely would not pay the higher price. You agreed upon the price when you first purchased it, their product was defective which warrants replacement. In my opinion the fact that you had to go back to them, hauling the drum with you, is enough to warrant some kind of discount or price reduction because you are paying for their mistake. Unfortunately, a big company like that doesn't care whether you buy from them or not.
  6. Iphone

    Bought an iPhone about a month ago, when they first came out, and I have to say its the most helpful organizational tool I have ever owned. I rely on it now. I can get a map that takes me right to the job, I can look up phone numbers anywhere in seconds, I can get on the grimescene and make posts such as this one while my helper does all the work :), listen to the ipod while I actually work, then take pictures of the job with it once I am done. If you don't have one or don't feel like you can afford it, I highly recommend rethinking whether or not you can afford not to. And no I am not selling them. :) Just a very happy customer. I still use PC though, no matter how stupid they make him look in the commercials.
  7. 270 Gallon Water Totes worth

    Whats the deal with craigslist?
  8. Whats a decent price for water totes, caged, square, 270 gallon totes, only used once. I have access to some but not sure what they are worth. I know some people recycle those and barrels for the plastic(not what I had initially planned to do).
  9. HVAC units

    Anyone know of a place to find cheap HVAC units?
  10. Flipping homes

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  11. Flipping homes

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  12. Flipping homes

    I am currently in the process of totally flipping a house here in Kentucky. I got it for a song, I will actually put twice as much money in the house as I paid for it :). I will put up some pictures of the before, I haven't got any afters yet. Its the worst looking house on the street, which means its property value will actually go up after fixing this place up. We have gutted everything, drywall, lathe, cabinets, bathroom, kitchen. I plan to do all the work with my own crew so that should save some money and keeps us busy too!
  13. I have a 16 foot trailer with some rust on the frame and wheels. I was going to purchase wet sand blast kit(fits the tip of the gun) which draws sand into the spray water. Just curious if I blast this trailer if it is going to flash rust, or if there is a chem I can put in it to keep it from flash rusting? Also what is a good place to find a blaster kit, 5gpm 3000 psi max. I feel like this is too much metal to hand dry. sandblaster, sand blaster Has an industrial and a regular heavy duty. It seems as if the industrial will fan out a little more, which is necessary I think.. Ideas?
  14. Landa Water Jet for Sale

    Still got one for sale.
  15. Had some trouble on the last job I did, my worker left the choke on for about 2-3 hours. When I unchoked it, it still sputtered and put out black smoke and would *cough* even more black smoke. I shut it down for the day. Not sure what it could be, just curious of you guys opinions on the matter.