Hey everyone!! Since I’ve spent a lot of time researching for my pergola build, I thought I’d layout exactly what I did and what I used for you all! Skill Level: Easy-Intermediate Cost: Around 2100$ as shown Time: 2 weekends Tools Miter Saw Hacksaw (for cement forms) Drill/Driver Hex Socket Wrench Measuring Tape Level Water… Continue reading 12’x12’ Pergola Build
I acquired a bunch of tools this year and quickly had nowhere to put them all. I saw a plan from FixThisBuildThat for a single flip-cart that holds two tools, one on the top and one on the bottom. I don’t have a ton of shop space, and I wanted a big assembly table that… Continue reading Double-Flip Cart
So I haven’t been posting much lately because I’m mostly addicted to Instagram now! I never understood the draw until I dove into the Woodworking community. I can tell you I’ve learned more neat things in the past couple months than I have by myself in the last year! However, I love keeping track of… Continue reading What’s up Doc?
After all of my Christmas creations, I tackled my gift for my husband. He has always wanted a record player, so after a lot of searching I found the perfect old phonograph cabinet. It was a GE Phonograph/Radio Combination cabinet from either 1947 or 1948. Besides needing a shower and some makeup, she also needed… Continue reading You spin me right round
During the last few weeks, I’ve become inspired to try some Christmas Pinterest projects before moving onto my husband’s closet built-ins. Some of the photos are at the bottom of the blog. However, I wanted to create a mini-tutorial on how to build The North Pole because I think everyone should have one!! I started… Continue reading The North Pole
After our summer of camping and getting back into our back-to-school routines, I have been hitting the workshop quite a bit. I am finally tackling my husband’s closet…I told him for his Christmas present (in 2017) that I would build him built-ins. Needless to say, it has been a slow process. But when the closet… Continue reading How Many is Too Many??
One of my best friends is getting married and she was looking for a card box. I volunteered to make one since I am currently banned from projects requiring money…i.e. all projects! In my last post I mentioned we bought a camper…well I had no idea how much equipment you needed to operate/outfit the camper… Continue reading Love is in the air ❤
After years of debating whether to get an RV, save for a lake house or just take vacations every year, we decided to become a camping family and get a 22’ travel trailer! Big step!! Well of course I need to make some adjustments…some necessary, some 🤔. We have a 14 month old so one… Continue reading RV Family!!
Be sure to watch my latest video in the series “Level Zero” where I talk about creating perfect corners when installing crown moulding!
Checkout my YouTube channel where I introduce a new series called “Level Zero” . This series will focus on answering the most basic questions that for some reason tool companies and other woodworkers assume you already know. The first video discusses router guide bushings, what they are and how they work. This is my first… Continue reading In the flesh