This Is A How To Site, Not A Why I Hate This Product Site - Roofing/Siding - DIY Home Improvement | DIYChatroom


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Roofing/Siding

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-29-2011, 05:36 AM   #16
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 5
Rewards Points: 10
Default

This is a how to site, not a why I hate this product site


They don't allow companies to come on this site and self promote but I do believe that companies have the right to respond to claims about their products. I think it's only fair. The problem is when it turns into a never ending cycle. The pissed off customer posts, the company responds, the customer responds... and around we go. Somehow we need to let people make a comment, let a company respond and then either agree to disagree or let the company help fix the problem.

Advertisement

kimboy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-10-2011, 08:06 PM   #17
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 28
Rewards Points: 25
Default

This is a how to site, not a why I hate this product site


It can only be fair to let a company respond. Although sometimes its hard to judge if the complaint/response is genuine.

Last edited by Roofster; 06-11-2011 at 08:20 PM.
Roofster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-10-2012, 11:31 AM   #18
Structural Engineer
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Posts: 46
Rewards Points: 25
Default

This is a how to site, not a why I hate this product site


I enjoy the forum and always gain new knowledge and insights about topics that are new to me, and even to topics of which I am knowledgeable.

As a newbie, I am often surprised by critical or sarcastic comments in response to someone who has attempted to post a helpful answer to another poster's question.

So, not only should we not slam other products, perhaps we should not slam other well-intentioned forum members. Or will I have a different opinion about this after I have posted 2000 comments and have gained more insight about the forum
House Engineer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-29-2014, 03:32 PM   #19
Newbie
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: S. Michigan
Posts: 11
Rewards Points: 10
Default

This is a how to site, not a why I hate this product site


Nice to come in late to a forum. Most of the issues have already been hashed.
nearlycivil is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-16-2014, 08:32 AM   #20
Horse Whisperer
 
tbeck3579's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: Illinois
Posts: 90
Rewards Points: 180
Default

This is a how to site, not a why I hate this product site


nearlycivil, is there a problem with resurrecting an old thread? Especially when you see several threads with the same topic when you are searching? Just asking, not trying to get One of the major reading exercises here, for me anyway, is to glean information about specific products before I hand over my life savings.

Advertisement


Last edited by tbeck3579; 12-16-2014 at 08:51 AM.
tbeck3579 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
This is a "how to" site, not a "why I hate this product/company" site Nathan General DIY Discussions 25 04-02-2012 06:44 AM
using Lowes edge precision flooring Andy McDonald Flooring 68 03-17-2012 02:42 PM
Deck at seasonal camp site... Spike99 Project Showcase 0 12-24-2007 04:09 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts