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Ryan556 last won the day on December 21 2016

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About Ryan556

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    Wetwork Powerwashing LLC
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    Ryan Lee
  • City & State
    Colden, NY
  • Occupation
    Owner/ President
  1. newbie Facebook user

    Will do. Here's mine... https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wetwork-Powerwashing-LLC/634970419940832
  2. watch who you follow on twitter.

    Beth, I'm sorry but I blocked or deleted the posts. I don't know how to look it back up. You're right, you didn't post anything offensive, and you are not responsible for what others post. That is not what I was saying. Maybe it's because I don't really know how to use the application yet, but I know I don't want non business related material, especially people's personal opinions on news headlines and politics and things of that nature, popping up on someone's feed because they follow my business account.
  3. watch who you follow on twitter.

    Beth, I'm sorry but I blocked or deleted the posts. I don't know how to look it back up. You're right, you didn't post anything offensive, and you are not responsible for what others post. That is not what I was saying. Maybe it's because I don't really know how to use the application yet, but I know I don't want non business related material, especially people's personal opinions on news headlines and politics and things of that nature, popping up on someone's feed because they follow my business account.
  4. I personally do not have a twitter or Facebook account. I believe that our civilization is becoming a "look at me" culture. I am actually a private person and I don't think people need to know what I am doing every five minutes. Also, I believe that you are no better than the company that you keep...which brings me to my point. I started a twitter account yesterday for my business, because it is an unfortunate necessity for SEO these days. Yesterday I started following @seedirtrun...Beth and Rods account. They haven't posted anything that I disagreed with, but after one day, I stopped following them...because of the updates from people they follow. These people have made posts that were offensive or vulgar. They aren't the only ones either. Michael Kreisle is a respectable business man in this industry and I got an update from a nudist activist that he follows...makes me wonder about his interests as well. The message here, is that, in your personal life you are free to do want you want. I'm cool with that. But if your business is connected to questionable people, you become questionable at that point. I try to make sure that my personal beliefs and interests are completely separate from my business. I have stopped shopping places because of what their ownership say publicly. I know that there are plenty others like me. Watch what you do online...and watch who you associate with.
  5. Funny, non-TGS posts...

    Yep, I get drunk on Christmas eve too! Nothin beats a bottle of Jameson and a TBS marathon of A Christmas story. I'm 9 shots in right now. Kids are in bed, wife is taking a bubble bath and I'm enjoying my tradition. Tomorrow is pajamas and bacon wrapped BBQ pulled pork! Life is grand.
  6. Normally, I would use AC Shake shield. I have a small gazebo roof to do this week. Is there an oil available locally (lowes, HD, Sherwin Williams, etc) that I could pick up, that you would recommend?
  7. Ok then. Whatever. The pics are there.
  8. Ok then. Whatever. The pics are there.
  9. Oh my god this picture up loader is getting on my nerves! Here it is before the cleaning...hopefully.
  10. Oh my god this picture up loader is getting on my nerves! Here it is before the cleaning...hopefully.
  11. Not sure why the pics are coming up sideways.
  12. I cleaned this water tank yesterday. 35° and snowing. Just takes more dwell time and a little more elbow grease. Anyone who says you can't clean in cold weather...well they just don't want to.
  13. No I didnt, Dave. Thanks for the info though! I do want to give a HUGE thank you to Mark Smith. I sincerely appreciate the phone call.
  14. I was able to locate propylene glycol at my local chem supplier. That stuff is not cheap! I was given a price of 1.43 per pound for a 55 gallon drum and 2.88 per pound for a 5 gallon pale. They didnt have butyl though. I may have to order that one online. Sorry I haven't been able to post pics yet. I live in the middle of nowhere and have horrible internet service. I've been too busy when at the office to upload pics. I should be able to this weekend. The job is on hold due to the severe weather.
  15. Good to know. I will do some research on the mix ratios if I can find it. What about furring? I sand as a step, but with some strippers, I've noticed furring far worse than with others.