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That looks equally as bad as some ceilings that got water damaged by one of my paper hanger subs. He had circumvented me on one of my client’s homes, working directly for my client and cut me out of the loop, only to have it come back and bite him in the a$$..

He had left his paste rollers in a 5 gallon pail located in a sink on the upper floor, leaving the water running when filling up the pail, and forgetting to turn it off when he left for the evening. The pail served as a drain stopper and the overflowing water pretty much destroyed every surface on the lower first floor beneath the wash room including the flooring.

I was first at the job-site the morning of the incident and some of the massive paint blisters on the ceilings equal in size to the photo you posted , many of which hadn’t ruptured, were completely filled with water. What a disaster that was, being it was a new & expensive luxury home. The short in it all was that a good 50% of first floor pretty much needed to be gutted back to the framing due to the water damage. I felt like it was a blessing in disguise that the paper hanger had circumvented me, being he ended up in deep doo doo over it.
I almost did that two days ago!!! :eek:

Put my bucket in the kitchen sink, turned the water on and planned on coming back in a minute.... Spaced it. About 15 minutes later I remembered. Bucket was full, water was turned off. One of the homeowners must have did it and didnt say anything. I got REALLY lucky.
 

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I almost did that two days ago!!! :eek:

Put my bucket in the kitchen sink, turned the water on and planned on coming back in a minute.... Spaced it. About 15 minutes later I remembered. Bucket was full, water was turned off. One of the homeowners must have did it and didnt say anything. I got REALLY lucky.
I’ve been guilty of that too, but caught it in time.


Here’s a good one for ya:
I was working on a new home which was 99% complete and I was last out early one evening, locking up the house behind me. Upon returning the next morning the construction PM had about a dozen laborers wet vacuuming and sopping up water on the lower floor levels due to a bathtub faucet on the 2nd floor which was left running all night. Being I was last out, he accused me of cleaning my brushes in the 2nd floor bathtub and leaving the water running, which I didn’t, requesting I contact my liability insurance claims person. The drain also had been clogged with a massive mound of black flies which had been nesting in the drain pipe so the water wasn’t draining.

Fast forward to the next morning:

When arriving the next morning, same thing. The 1st floor was flooded out for yet a second time from the same bath faucet left running. What happened was that the faucet lever was unusually large and heavy, the off position being up, and gravity was causing the lever to fall in the on position by itself..go figure.
 

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That looks equally as bad as some ceilings that got water damaged by one of my paper hanger subs. He had circumvented me on one of my client’s homes, working directly for my client and cut me out of the loop, only to have it come back and bite him in the a$$..

He had left his paste rollers in a 5 gallon pail located in a sink on the upper floor, leaving the water running when filling up the pail, and forgetting to turn it off when he left for the evening. The pail served as a drain stopper and the overflowing water pretty much destroyed every surface on the lower first floor beneath the wash room including the flooring.

I was first at the job-site the morning of the incident and some of the massive paint blisters on the ceilings equal in size to the photo you posted , many of which hadn’t ruptured, were completely filled with water. What a disaster that was, being it was a new & expensive luxury home. The short in it all was that a good 50% of first floor pretty much needed to be gutted back to the framing due to the water damage. I felt like it was a blessing in disguise that the paper hanger had circumvented me, being he ended up in deep doo doo over it.
Such a rookie move!! Nononono. Its like turning the stove on Maximum, then going to the living room to watch TV. Just don't do it ever. Should be laminated in a top ten don't do it rules book.
 

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Such a rookie move!! Nononono. Its like turning the stove on Maximum, then going to the living room to watch TV. Just don't do it ever. Should be laminated in a top ten don't do it rules book.
C'mon Kevyn. We all know that rules were meant to be broken.
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I'm going back to funny pictures because when I don't find one, clicking here is a tease. 😝

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