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An old grainery reborn. Air conditioned and heated, plus a very nice rocking chair…..for planning projects!! This building was built in 1936 with help from a WPA work crew looking for some extra money. At that time, the total cost was $600.

-- Jeff, eastern Iowa

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#1 posted 1113 days ago

Now this is a shop that looks like any of us would enjoy working in. It has plenty of room and, with heating and air, you can stay comfortable all year round. And who wouldn’t enjoy the luxury of having a rocking chair in their shop to peruse the latest issue of Wood or Fine Woodworking. It beats sitting in front of the television any day. :)

Thanks for the pictures, Jeff. I enjoyed taking a look at your shop.

And let me welcome you to LJs as well. It is good to have you on board as a member of the group.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#2 posted 1113 days ago

Nice looking shop, Jeff.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#3 posted 1110 days ago

Hey Jeff,
Cool looking shop with some nice toys to play with…good job.

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#4 posted 1110 days ago

What a great space…well done

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#5 posted 1110 days ago

It’s very cool !

Rough dimensions ????

-- -- Neil

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#6 posted 1077 days ago

Thanks for the great comments everyone. 22 X 16 are the dimensions, it has a second story, well maybe a 1/2 story, but I closed it off so I could insulate it better.

-- Jeff, eastern Iowa

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#7 posted 1076 days ago

Jeff, that shop building is beautiful. You really have a nice shop and welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#8 posted 930 days ago

Nice job on the new old building. keep posting photos!

-- oldreddog

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