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Blog entry by Martin Sojka posted 04-02-2008 08:50 PM 1252 reads 1 time favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Any joking aside… this is one super serious announcement! We have the new kid on the block, new website for all who love to remodel, renovate, improve and decorate their homes –

I hope this new site will have the same community spirit that you can feel here each day. Great people talking about their passion, sharing experiences and showcasing the projects…

Invite your friends, spread the word and become one of the first HomeRefurbers by registering here.

... I’d like to personally thank all of you for the encouragement and positive energy. This announcement wouldn’t be possible without the LumberJocks. THANKS!

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#1 posted 04-02-2008 09:00 PM

Thanks Martin! I am up half the night looking at Lumberjocks now. Thats all I need is another sight to look at. Only kidding! I hope it is as successful as Lumberjocks.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#2 posted 04-02-2008 09:03 PM

Way cool. I just sent it to my sons who do this type of work.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#3 posted 04-02-2008 09:17 PM

Way to go Martin. I was just wondering when we would see this new site, and what would be its name. Nice job.

-- Bill, Turlock California,

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#4 posted 04-02-2008 09:23 PM

well Martin, I think you’ve captured all of my passions/hobbies… unless “sitting-on-the-couch-and-watching-movies-and-just-taking-a-break-to-rest-jocks” is in the works.

May our spouses (and bosses) see us offline once and a while. Amen.

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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Grant Davis

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#5 posted 04-02-2008 09:26 PM

Thanks Martin. I just purchased a fixer-upper in Novemeber and I will be adding this new site to my daily reading list.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#6 posted 04-02-2008 10:00 PM

Pretty good Martin.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#7 posted 04-02-2008 10:09 PM

Now I may never get in my workshop again.
Great job.

-- If we learn from our mistakes, I'm getting a fantastic education.

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#8 posted 04-02-2008 10:50 PM

It’s going to be interesting to watch the three sites unfold and become their own identities and support each other.
Congratulations Mr.G-man (inside joke).

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#9 posted 04-03-2008 01:19 AM

Great Martin. Should be exciting to see it grow. Thanks for working so hard on these sites.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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Scott Bryan

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#10 posted 04-03-2008 02:53 AM


I am sure that I speak for a lot of us when I say that we simply need some more time during the day as it simply isn’t long enough. Could you please reprogram the Earth’s rotation so that we can get an extra 2 hour or so in order to check all the posts on LJs and Home Refurbers? I have complete confidence in your abilities to do this as I am struggling to keep up now. :)

(Deep sigh) Where do I sigh up?

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

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Dan'um Style

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#11 posted 04-03-2008 03:08 AM

Looks good … almost like this site >grin<

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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John in SD

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#12 posted 04-03-2008 04:35 AM

Nice job Martin,I’m sure this is going to be as good as the other two!!!!

-- Life used to be soooo much simpler!!!!

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#13 posted 04-03-2008 11:02 AM

Thanks, Martin, for your enormous efforts with the sites you host.

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#14 posted 04-03-2008 01:45 PM

Count me in!

-- "Real jocks do it on a bench"

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#15 posted 04-05-2008 05:21 PM

Neat Site! I’ll be sure to pass this one along!

-- Michael, Fort Worth, TX. "I wood if I could!"

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