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Project by paplou posted 07-14-2011 10:08 PM 1722 views 15 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My grand daughter turns 3 this month and my daughter was going to buy her a sandbox which cost over $200. plus shipping and had to put together. She ask me if I could make it cheaper. I looked at the picture and said yes. so for lest then $70.00 here is what she got. I change a couple things to make it higher and added some braces to make it stronger. Its made of treated wood 1xs and stained cherry. NO shipping and NO assembly required.


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#1 posted 07-15-2011 12:07 AM

how long did you wait to stain the treated wood? Or was it already dry?

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#2 posted 07-15-2011 08:17 AM

Great project,

Thanks for sharing

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland

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#3 posted 07-15-2011 02:31 PM

Very nice!! Like the design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#4 posted 07-15-2011 05:30 PM

Nice, I love the way you did the lid. That is really smart.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#5 posted 07-03-2012 02:03 AM

Nice! Keeps the cats out!

-- Bobby,LongvilleLake,La

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