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A Hallway Library (and some storage)

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Project by TexasDawg posted 09-14-2009 06:28 PM 1524 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

People were reading books and throwing them away, so I thought it would be better to let people share the books with others, so I built a table and shelf to put the books out for others. The table and shelves sit out the the hallway of my living area so that people can put out items they don’t need in hopes that others will put them to use.

The second two pictures show an outdoor cabinet I built to store scrap wood, screws, and any other piece of hardward I manage to scrounge up around here and recycle. To the right of the shed is some of the scrap wood I have collected.

-- "Counting down the days till I get back to my workshop..."





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#1 posted 09-14-2009 07:44 PM

Great project and great effort on recycling.

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#2 posted 09-15-2009 01:35 AM

Well done

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#3 posted 09-15-2009 01:43 AM

Good Work !

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#4 posted 09-15-2009 01:58 AM

Nice project.

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#5 posted 09-15-2009 02:07 AM

I am sure everyone there appreciates what you have done for them. All this with a broken hand to boot!

-- ---call me---- Mark

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#6 posted 09-15-2009 02:52 AM

Nice work!

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#7 posted 09-15-2009 03:05 AM

Once again Dawg, some great useful projects. Nice collection of scrap stuff.
Hope your hand heals up soon.

CtL

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#8 posted 09-16-2009 04:05 PM

keep it up , dawg .

we look forward to seeing you
home soon !

stay safe .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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