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Shed Workbench

I needed a little workbench in the shed so I would have an area for working on projects. I had an old bookshelf standing in and it just wasn’t cutting it. So, I cleared everything out of the way and came up with a plan. After a quick trip to pick up some lumber, Chita more »

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a small workbench

We needed some help with one of our projects and our buddy, Jared, gave us a hand to help speed up the process. As a thank you, I built him a small workbench that he was wanting. It didn’t take too long to build and it turned out really nice. We delivered it and he more »

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duct tape iphone case

Cole had a little mishap with his iphone while we were on our trip to Georgia. It fell off the tailgate and shattered the back glass. Since there is no Apple Store in the middle of Georgia we had to improvise. We found a nice roll of camo duct tape and got to work. It more »

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Storage Shed Preparation

We decided a while back that we wanted to put a storage shed in the backyard. We did some research and decided to buy a Tuff Shed from Home Depot. It was out best option after some special incentives and upgrades they were offering at the time. First, we had decided where in the yard more »

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Motorcycle Trailer (3 of 3)

Before getting too far along, we measured for our Pit Bull motorcycle restraints and wheel chocks that we had already ordered. We had to figure out all the spacing but we finally got it and pre-drilled everything. Next, we painted the floor and the walls. We used Rust-Oleum’s 2-part Epoxy Shield on the floor (the more »

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yard work, day 2

While Mom and Dad were here, we continued with the yard work. We started by adding some plants in the front yard. We did two Spirea in the front and three Boxwoods on the side. The Spirea were my choice because they flower in the summer and the Boxwoods were Chris’ choice because he can more »

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