Tag: garage

527: Painting Wheels

So this was a project i had been thinking about for some time. I wanted wheels that were a darker silver, but nothing stock VW came this way…

517: Hole plugs

So my garage floor had two very intentional holes that I put into an access panel; one as a finger pull, the other as a cable run. Mice…

471: Powermatic 64a: Table Saw of the Gods

Not sure I’ve ever had a crush on a machine or tool before, but this thing is beast. Every part is heavy. Every part is either cast iron,…

468: Garage, Pt 11: Proto-Bench!

So now that the lumber racks are up, it gave space for other shelving, namely what you see below. The two metal shelving units came in, and were…

467: Garage Pt 10: Lumber Rack

So after a bit of research I came to the conclusion that 3/4″ pipe ( which measures just over 1″ externally) would be the strongest, cheapest way to…

465: Garage, Pt 9: Electric Boogaloo 2

So last time i got all the receptacle holes cut, and now it was just time for the electrician! So he has since come and wired this thing…

464: Garage, Pt 8: Electric Boobaloo

Once i had finished the paneling on the back wall, i decided that going forth i would only build each remaining wall up to the point where i…

461: Garage, Pt 7: Wallz!

Mind, theres probly a month in between each of these posts, i just am poor at keeping them uploaded regularly, and i tend to do like 18 posts…

460: Garage, Pt 6: Floor Sealing

Once we had the joisting done, dropping the actual ply for the floor was pretty straight forward; measure twice, cut once, install. No photos of this process, but…

Garage, Pt 5: Windows & Doors

So i didn’t document this one that well, but i rebuilt the doors as needed, and while my dad was in town, we removed the old & installed…

451: Garage, Pt 3: Slab in the Face

So i rented a jack hammer and went to town on the “slab” in the garage. And by slab, i mean what appeared to be puddles of cement…

449: Garage, Pt 2: No 2step

Some weeks ago, after attacking the house a number of times just generally cleaning and organizing, I compressed what remained off our brown box collection to be 10…

248: busted garage = newest project?

there is a garage on the property that, at least for the past few years, has mostly been used as housing by rats, a pee-spot by passing drunks,…