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Converting shed to living space

12-29-2017 02:42 PM by Furnitude

This is the pole barn/shed in my backyard. For historical preservation an...

258 11-21-2019 02:30 PM
View gbarron1's profile

Treehouse / deck - right size posts and joists

03-29-2013 02:17 AM by gbarron1

I’m building a free standing treehouse out of mostly recycled lumber from a d...

17 11-18-2019 08:17 AM
View Beginningwoodworker's profile

Going to build a new garage/shop, a 14x18

11-01-2011 12:08 AM by Beginningwoodworker

I going to be going to be building 14×18 single car garage for my new wo...

9 10-29-2019 08:30 PM
View carolinamanore's profile

Home Improvement Loan Options

03-26-2014 08:08 AM by carolinamanore

I am planning to remodel my home and looking towards financing options. Can a...

3 10-27-2019 06:31 PM
View Greg 's profile

What size beams?

04-09-2014 03:58 PM by Greg

I’ve been looking online for a good resource that has a calculator that...

5 10-27-2019 06:31 PM
View WoodyWoodWrecker's profile

ICF vs Lumber House Construction

09-27-2010 04:23 AM by WoodyWoodWrecker

I’m going to be building a home within a couple of years and was lookin...

3 10-27-2019 06:31 PM
View lobbster's profile

Hot water heater and air handler in small apartment

11-05-2010 04:21 PM by lobbster

I’m building an apartment for my mother inside half of my 1700sqft pole...

6 10-27-2019 06:30 PM
View DannyBoy's profile

What the hell...

09-26-2008 03:49 PM by DannyBoy

My wife and I just began a project to rewire the house. We are taking it in ...

11 10-27-2019 06:30 PM
View dennis's profile

Pole in the ground?

08-28-2008 02:15 AM by dennis

I’ve a project coming up where I want log poles to support a metal roof...

10 10-27-2019 06:29 PM
View John Gray's profile

Help installing a window AC thru a wall

06-14-2008 04:24 PM by John Gray

I have a window AC unit and I want to install it in/thru the wall of my shop,...

8 10-27-2019 06:29 PM
View Beginningwoodworker's profile

I am new here!

08-08-2009 05:05 PM by Beginningwoodworker

I am a member of LumberJocks, and I am a carpenter and cabinetmaker, finishin...

8 10-27-2019 06:29 PM
View pinkfloydpuffer's profile

How to start with construction of my dream house?

03-21-2009 03:01 PM by pinkfloydpuffer

I was wondering if anyone knows of a good resource to find contractors? I hav...

7 10-27-2019 06:29 PM
View Bill's profile

Building Tiny Houses

02-13-2009 08:52 PM by Bill

I found a web site a few months ago for the Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. I...

19 10-27-2019 06:28 PM
View ShawnAllen's profile

Handrail mitering

03-08-2009 11:28 PM by ShawnAllen

I have one of those almost-round handrails that I’d like to use for a s...

3 10-27-2019 06:28 PM
View JamesMe's profile

How is the best carpentry courses online ?

10-15-2013 09:44 PM by JamesMe

Who is the best woodworking course ? where can I learn online about the wood ...

3 10-27-2019 06:28 PM
View jemsss's profile

What kind of drainage system will the home site have?

09-19-2011 07:44 AM by jemsss

I am planning to build a new house.Building a home is a major challenge. Find...

4 10-27-2019 06:27 PM
View BillyJ's profile

Not that it matters much, but, do you think...

06-20-2011 05:45 AM by BillyJ

Let me start off with a disclaimer – I AM NOT A FULL-TIME PROFESSIONAL....

8 10-27-2019 06:26 PM
View JackMobi's profile

Bangalore as investor’s pride

10-17-2013 11:19 AM by JackMobi

Famed for its gardens, Bangalore has some of the most beautiful landscaped pr...

1 10-27-2019 06:26 PM
View RJA's profile

Zip System Sheathing

07-17-2011 02:50 PM by RJA

I’m a DIY building a screen room on an existing deck. I’ll be pu...

2 10-27-2019 06:26 PM
View SteveKorz's profile

Roof Condensation, Shop Insulation question

02-13-2012 03:31 AM by SteveKorz

Hey All, I am in the middle of redesigning my shop. I’m drawing out the el...

3 10-27-2019 06:26 PM

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