LumberJocks

granite

  • Advertise with us
View granite's:homeworkshopprojects (8)blog (0)reviews (0)forum topics (0)buddies (4)favorites (331)activity logWatch

55 posts in 1954 days

Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Website:

I started doing woodworking when I remodeled my kitchen in 2009. I looked at cabinets & doors at big box and retail stores and contractors displays and thought I can buy the equipment & make those and still come out ahead. I already owned an old Craftsman tablesaw. Well, it ended up taking over a year & half, but finally finished.
I made raised panel doors, second set was much better! I started out with Alder and had alot of trouble with it being a soft wood, so I switched to red oak after making about 1/3 of the doors. I've made a variety of things since and last winter I turned my 2 car garage into a woodshop. I've learned that the workshop is a project that will go on for a long time!

-- "If the women don't find you handsome, they should at least find you handy." Red Green

Latest Activity | view all »

commented on Arts and Crafts Platform bed and nightstands 07-25-2016 05:04 PM
commented on Cribbage Coffee Table 07-24-2016 11:42 PM
commented on Planter 07-11-2016 03:21 PM
commented on FISH BONKER (THE PRIEST ) 07-10-2016 02:20 AM
commented on Wall Hung Tool Cabinet 06-28-2016 12:59 PM
added project Wall Hung Tool Cabinet 06-24-2016 06:50 PM
commented on Arched Aurora Nightstand from Darrell Peart design 04-21-2016 02:04 PM
commented on Wall hung hand tool cabinet made out of walnut and elm 04-20-2016 11:05 PM
commented on 3 in 1 Baby Crib 03-08-2016 04:10 PM
commented on 3 in 1 Baby Crib 03-07-2016 04:12 PM
added project 3 in 1 Baby Crib 03-03-2016 09:30 PM
commented on A G&G style side table 11-05-2015 04:14 PM
commented on Cherry Barstools 09-01-2015 01:34 AM
commented on Swirl Bowl 05-25-2015 11:51 PM
commented on Cedar Garden Table 04-12-2015 12:04 AM

Latest Projects | view all 8 »

Latest Blog Entries

None so far


Grab widget

12 comments so far

View SnowyRiver's profile

SnowyRiver

51452 posts in 2814 days


#1 posted 03-24-2011 08:11 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

View Max's profile

Max

55993 posts in 3607 days


#2 posted 03-24-2011 08:46 PM

Glad to see that you have made LumberJocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

View surfin2's profile

surfin2

51276 posts in 2470 days


#3 posted 03-24-2011 08:57 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

View Beginningwoodworker's profile

Beginningwoodworker

13347 posts in 3007 days


#4 posted 03-24-2011 09:43 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks!.

View HallTree's profile

HallTree

5663 posts in 3101 days


#5 posted 03-24-2011 10:35 PM

Welcome. You have found the right place for woodworking. A great group of people willing to help. Looking forward to see your projects and comments. Work safe in the shop and don’t forget to use pushsticks.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

View Rick's profile

Rick

8287 posts in 2367 days


#6 posted 03-24-2011 11:13 PM

Hi! Welcome to Lumber Jocks! I’m sure you’ll enjoy youself here.

-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

View Skylark53's profile

Skylark53

2615 posts in 2394 days


#7 posted 03-25-2011 05:59 AM

Welcome to LJs; a great place to learn and share information about woodworking.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

View Splinterman's profile

Splinterman

23064 posts in 2695 days


#8 posted 03-25-2011 07:08 AM

“WELCOME to LJ’s.”

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

16731 posts in 2522 days


#9 posted 03-25-2011 07:02 PM

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help one another with woodworking. Feel free to ask members for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………LOL

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View Chefshep's profile

Chefshep

121 posts in 2017 days


#10 posted 03-26-2011 03:34 AM

Granite,

Welcome to the site! This site is Awesome!!!

I’m with Ken… But “can be…”... No, it “is ADDICTIVE!!!”

Enjoy

-- Chefshep :) "When we allow our present to quarrel with our past, we risk jeopardizing our future.” - Winston Churchill

View Richard's profile

Richard

1779 posts in 2024 days


#11 posted 04-23-2011 06:25 PM

Welcome and as they say , the site is ADDICTIVE!!!” I keep getting caught on the site at work. But they don’t complain much sinceI still manage to get my work done on time .

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com