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Goodby Pencil Sharpener

During a major project there is nothing like landmark moments.  Here is one of those moments.  I have unmounted the pencil sharpener from the kitchen counter. You are looking at the only dark wood in the house.  I was wanting … Continue reading

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Vents for the air handler

After installing a traditional vent in the bathroom ceiling for venting I decided I did not like the look.  All this custom wood work did not need to be distracted by a rectangle in the ceiling. Now the bathroom is … Continue reading

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Ouch

Just a short note on how painful it is getting spray foam out of your hair.  It has been since childhood so I don’t remember all that well, but I think this was worse than gum.  (And I have less … Continue reading

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Copper Shower Curtain Rod

I’ll just get it out there: Lead-Free Solder is horrible to work with!  I miss my old friend lead. After taking numerous measurements and drawing three designs, I built number four.  The first layout was done on top of the … Continue reading

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A Ceiling for the Bathroom

Despite extreme cold and knee deep snow, I finished installing the ceiling for the Bathroom. I went with a 3/8 T&G cedar.  It is simular to the pine that is in the main portion of the house but I believe … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas II

I have not gotten a whole lot done this year.  But I did manage to build my removable deck around Thanksgiving.  The deck attaches along the lip that was intended for the loading ramps.  The outside corners are supported with … Continue reading

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Bathtub / Shower Faucet

Here is the bath faucet from the bathroom side.  The ‘brick’ wall is a mildew resistant wall board from Home Depot.  I plan on waxing it good as well to increase the protection. Behind the wall (Where the oven/microwave will … Continue reading

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