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A Shop for Dan #14: Harvesting the roof

09-13-2014 04:24 PM by Dan Lyke | 15 comments »

Been a while since we’ve done a workshop update. The roof has been keeping us in strawberries and basil all summer, and is starting to deliver on other herbs.

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A Shop for Dan #11: Lifting the soil

05-30-2012 04:50 PM by Dan Lyke | 5 comments »

It’s been a while since my last update here, but work hasn’t stopped that much. I did get employed, which sucks, but you know, cash flow and all that. Anyway, I was kinda stalled out so I called in a “final” inspection on my two permits on the shop, got sign-off on the electrical, and 3 things left on the main permit: They wanted to see the eaves painted, a landing for the door, and the soil on the roof. I need all those things done anyway, but getting a good clean ...

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How to Figure a Rafter

06-13-2011 11:51 PM by ClayO | 9 comments »

I did this video to show how to figure and layout a roof rafter. Check it out and let me know what you think. http://youtu.be/7QuJYtq8MsU

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@#$% Ice...... I mean "Ice Dams"

01-22-2009 07:04 PM by AdkWoodworker | 4 comments »

Well – the weather in Up-State NY has been very cold lately. We have had a considerable amount of snow. Just to make it fun, we had a few warm days a while back, and even some freezing rain mix. I went to put on my jacket Monday morning, and I spotted water dripping down the wall in our living room! We have a two story Cape….. not a good sign! Yup – ice dam on the front of the house. Water backep up, found it’s way into the soffit, and into the frame of the win...

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