Yeah, I agree with you on facebook. I was thinking maybe other builders could share how they overcame the smothering impact of codes, rules and regulations. A local mechanical contractor told me that if he heard that someone was getting multiple estimates he added a thousand or so to his estimate.Thanks, but I don't do facebook or any social media.
I think there may be home building forums in general, but then again this is the reason I joined House Repair Talk.com
I would think installing HVAC in a new home would be similar to installing on in a barndominiums
I am far from your friend, and being a DIY network has not a damn thing to do with following the law, no matter how stupid it may be. How moronic can one be to think that a homeowner should be excused from doing what is right.Do you think our friend somehow missed that this is a DIY forum‽
Any time you want to test my political ideology, I welcome you.You must be a liberal... I did not say mark up was greed.
I'm saying excessive mark up is greed. Please read ALL of what people say before jumping to conclusions, that way you aren't misquoting people if that matters to you at all.
No, I never doubted for a minute that you are the world's foremost authority on all things. I totally get it and understand with whom I'm dealing with!
Some of them actually are and are willing to let me buy the hardware and they charge for their time and expertise getting it all up and running.
No need to worry about me. I'll be having a licensed professional do the hookup so I can enjoy having the manufacturers warranty!
It was so nice you could take time out of your busy schedule to spend with us here today!