From $9.95



Syndication






Statistics

Users
Total: 26,908
Visited Last 30 days: 94
Forum Messages
Total: 20,480
Last 30 days: 10
Forum Evaluations
Total: 24,016
Last 30 days: 4
Journal Entries
Total: 4,724
Last 30 days: 11
Connections
Total: 14,896
Last 30 days: 12
Downloads
Total: 72,641

Journals

Name
TheHoskensProject Dome-ville, central, FL
61,656 Visits | 162 Posts | 486 Pix | 3 Videos
Mutton-Busting Nashville, TN
2,444 Visits | 69 Posts | 114 Pix | 0 Videos
The-Last-Rodeo Angel Fire, NM
12,195 Visits | 30 Posts | 10 Pix | 0 Videos
Vilano-Beach--Water-... Saint Augustine, FL
23,398 Visits | 40 Posts | 118 Pix | 0 Videos
Tanglewood Colorado Springs, CO
97,687 Visits | 823 Posts | 2,272 Pix | 42 Videos
wumifoso
313 Visits | 1 Posts | 1 Pix | 0 Videos
insulation4us Wilmington, DE
312 Visits | 1 Posts | 4 Pix | 2 Videos
697-Marlin-Near-Aust... Austin/McDade, TX
2,892 Visits | 39 Posts | 262 Pix | 0 Videos
Insulationstop Latham, NY
334 Visits | 1 Posts | 1 Pix | 0 Videos
Our-Forever-House Omaha, NE
546 Visits | 2 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
NorthPoleHome North Pole, AK
33,918 Visits | 35 Posts | 140 Pix | 0 Videos
Homestead-II--Our-Ne... smithville, MO
496 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Larnerd-House Chenango Forks, NY
2,389 Visits | 2 Posts | 2 Pix | 0 Videos
HudsonHouse Omaha, NE
8,691 Visits | 4 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Seven-Peaks-Faswall-... Graeagle, CA
38,409 Visits | 50 Posts | 320 Pix | 1 Videos
Barrel-Race Houston, TX
9,471 Visits | 86 Posts | 175 Pix | 0 Videos
Cobbler-Mountain-Hom... Alexandria, VA
1,852 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
1860s-Texas-rehabnew... Boerne, TX
45,891 Visits | 44 Posts | 191 Pix | 0 Videos
Bladenkirk White Oak, NC
1,971 Visits | 6 Posts | 4 Pix | 0 Videos
P-Wade-Crocker Spring, TX
1,715 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
See all journals...

Current Top-Rated Posters

RatingPosts
sue in el paso, TX0.001

Thank you for the recognition.
Kenneth in Lees Summit, MO



Posted by Mike & Carolyn in Smithville, MO on 12/1/2007

We went back and forth on if we would have the metal accent on the garage, but thought it would tie into the house (if the house ever gets built). The bids from the local roofers were far too high for our budget, so after talking with others on the site we decided to order it and do it ourselves -- we're handy. After several bids, we found that ordering through Sutherlands was the best price. Most other companies were adding on $500 plus for crating and shipping. Sutherlands purchased through a company that had a local distribution center, so no shipping costs.

We wanted to buy straight from the Metal Sales Manufacturing Company but they said they can't sell to the public. Regardless, the roof cost came in at $1,200 and while the area is not that large, it is a standing seam roof, heavy gauge and all the panels were factory cut to our dimensions. So all that was left was the installation... but we didn’t want to install until the painting about the roof was done, so we waited and waited and waited and now... IT'S COLD and there is still no roof installed. The weather here is hard to figure, some days it's 50 and the next is 30. I finally gave in and called around to the local roofers again but found that they didn’t want to mess with it. A. It was too small of a job (they apparently have too much work or money), or B. They don't do standing seam installs.

I did find one good company that will be installing the roof next Tuesday/Wednesday for $500. All in all, it's a lot less than the bids we got up front, but I sure could use that 500 bucks someplace else. And the time we saved by hiring out the roof can be spent finishing the trim paint so gutters can go on. I'll post pictures once the roof is on.


Login to Reply




Login to comment...
Copyright 1997-2015 Consensus Group Inc.