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PostPosted: Thu Mar 13, 2014 10:45 am 
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A mate lives in a private rented house, he asked the landlord to do a few repairs and one of them was to box in around the pipes underneath his boiler. An easy enough job - you would think. Anyway after waiting for weeks for the work to be done two clowns show up and tackle the boxing in job.

Apparently this was their second attempt.


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 13, 2014 11:06 am 
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:roll: :roll: :roll:

Why did they need 2 bodies to knock together a bit of ply that badly.. :dunno:

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Love the scribe work my 2 year old could have done better

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That is utter w*nk.

But why ask for pipes to be boxed in if it's rental? If I was asked, unless it was a safety thing, I'd have said no (or do it yourself).

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Yep, pretty turd :lol:

Although, it's clear they've not been taught how to scribe, I'd have to give them a 'B' for effort on the use of pythagoras to work out that cut. Not executed very well but it shows a little thought. Which is sadly in short supply nowadays :roll:

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Wes wrote:
I'd have to give them a 'B' for effort on the use of pythagoras to work out that cut.


If they're reading this - I think you just lost them.

I could have guessed it better than that, and cut it better, even without a coping saw.

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Yea I know what you mean. They probably used it, whilst not really knowing what they were using.

It does show some degree of thought though, so I ain't changing my 'B' grade :lol:

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can we have a picture without the boxing in in place
i suspect there must be a danger covered to make that acceptable as being better :dunno:

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Nothing a bit decorators caulk wouldn't fix :lol: :lol: love the salmonella bar that joins the worktop too! And the colour of the wall next to the boiler :puke:


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:scratch: :scratch:

That has nothing to do with Pythagoras, It has everything to do with Bodger, his older and less talented brother....

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I know this is gonna sound stereotypical but it reeks of Eastern European quality :hiding:



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Nothing wrong with that, it matches perfect with the bread bin. :mrgreen:


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Yes it does. Pythagoras theorem states that for every sh1t angle there's an equal and opposite sh1t angle :lol:

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I know this is gonna sound stereotypical but it reeks of Eastern European quality :hiding:


i though more like the landlords family effort :dunno:

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