simple fix at work

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Project by dakremer posted 1658 days ago 2489 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I work at Menards (a lumber/hardware store). In one of the aisles we have storms doors – The problem is sometimes the door the customer wants isn’t always the one you can get to very easily, so you have to move all the doors to get to the one they want, because they are all in order by number. Also when you have to stock the doors, you have to move all the doors to put it in the right spot. This is my simple fix – I was really bored at work tonight – made it out of scrape spacer material. Hung on the walls by french cleats.

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#1 posted 1658 days ago

Good Idea

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 1658 days ago

Thats using your brain! Too bad most people seem to have temporarily misplaced theirs.

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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#3 posted 1658 days ago


-- - Jei, Rockford IL - When in doubt, spray it with WD-40 and wrap it with duct tape. The details will attend to themselves.

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#4 posted 1658 days ago

Good thinking its refreshing that people still take pride in there jobs without being told in a memo


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#5 posted 1657 days ago

Avery nice provision to make your work easy. Brilliant.

-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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#7 posted 1657 days ago

Every Menards needs several of these. I could have used one of these on numerous occassions when shopping at our local Menards. I agree with noknot. Good job.

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#8 posted 1657 days ago

good solution

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#9 posted 1657 days ago

I hope the boss sees this and realizes he has a very creative employee.

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#10 posted 1653 days ago

and give you a raise
well done in thinking


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#11 posted 1648 days ago

Nice fix for a problem.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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