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About NewGuy

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  • Birthday 03/13/1984

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    Quality Pressure Cleaning & Sealing
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    Jorge B
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    Miami, FL
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    New to the business and Im definately here to learn as much as I can. Any advice is welcomed and GREATLY apreciated.
  1. anyone know of a roof anchoring system that does not require ANY kind of drilling into the home?...i know its reccomended to not spend too much time on the roof but we do what we gotta do right?....my wife came by the job i was at yesterday and saw me on a big 2 story roof....woke me up this morning at 5 telling me she doesnt want me on anything bigger than a single story any more...told her i do what i have to to do to provide for her and my son...but she has a good point... soo...ive read about an alluminum pole type deal that anchors into the venting of a roof and doesnt cause any real damage in the event of a fall...but at the end of the day i rather pay for a broken venting system than a million dollar hospital bill or worse...i read about this thing on a different forum but could not find it can anyone point me in the right direction...spent an hour and a half looking around on the internet and couldnt find anything.....
  2. HELP please

    Ok so just updating..went to buy the belt drive..turns out the on/off switch is busted so turn off i had to ground the wire..no big deal and i can fix it..however it didnt fit in my car(plus that mother was Heavy)...went to go see the direct drive...this crap had no wheels or handle..looks like it was bolted onto some spareetal he had laying around..no on/off switch..wanted 500 w/ no hose or wand...in the end i bought a machine off my buddy who just got out of the biz...13hp direct drive with cat pump on dewalt frame with 50' non marking hose and wand for $600...machine is barely used so i think i got a decent deal..and killed today at work..problem solved..thanks everyone for the help
  3. HELP please

    Is that the machine i posted a pic of?
  4. HELP please

    Its an annovi reverbi
  5. HELP please

    Ive only seen pictures...i can post if it helps...the direct drive is that same italian brand that i have on mine..just obviously much bigger
  6. HELP please

    Man that machine was so nice to work with it..felt like ive been using a peeshooter the whole time and today it felt like i upgraded to a big M60...cutting through that black algae like butter..even pulled out all the weeds that i would usually have to pull by hand..
  7. HELP please

    Lol guy knows why i got banned..but im not here to argue with anyone I clean to pay bills and feed my son.. have everything but thetruck..and pw now but ill probably have one by wed Used my buddies gx390...worked like a dream...would of taken me two days with my old one to do what i did in 5 hours today...as a matter of fact found a guy selling the exact same machine(4000 psi 4gpm) for $500..no gun or hose..so now not sure if to go with that or with the belt drive(3500 psi 4gpm) for 700 with wand and hose..could probably get him down to 600...maybe...turns out theyll both fit in my car...so...im not sure..well i know belt drive is gonna last me longer so im really leaning towards that...
  8. HELP please

    That make me think its gonna crap out after a week
  9. HELP please

    Probably the only belt driven machine ive seen on craigslist..im gonna try and ask for 500
  10. HELP please

    Timo Yea it does sound familiar i just cant go on those because i got banned.. I havent made the commitment to trade my car in because i havent been doing this long enough to know if im in for long haul..i hve to see if its gonna be at least kind of consistant...i heard the actual season around here starts in feb..having a truck would REALLY help as i also do random handyman stuff as well as landscaping..anything really that pays..._draw back for the truck is gas mileage and its hard to fit a baby seat in a truck...
  11. HELP please

    [ATTACH]19483[/ATTACH] Guy on craigslist wants 700 for it 13 hp honda engine...belt driven...comes with wand and 50' hose
  12. HELP please

    Lol...ok heres my issue...i dont have a truck..i work out of my nissan maxima..might sound funny but thats what im usin..i just unbolt the handle of my machine before i put it in.. That being said, is a belt driven machine able to fit in my back seat or trunk?...and how much am i lookin to spend on a machine..ballpark figure
  13. HELP please

    Seriously best forum ever... If i were to get the gx 390 would that be comparable to a belt driven machine or not even close?
  14. HELP please

    Might seem like dumb request but can you guys give me a suggestion on direct drive machine...just went xmas shopping so budget is kinda tight...
  15. HELP please

    Thank you mick..for some reason i didnt see your post before...does it sound like something i can do myself or am i gonna have to find a mechanic?