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Walnut, stone & cedar front entrance

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Project by Frady posted 02-12-2014 04:53 AM 2468 views 6 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wood compliments of Frady Tree Care! Front posts are full logs. Walnut door came from Home Depot. I acquired this little house in Nov 2012. Demo’d inside down to stud walls in three days….ongoing lifelong project.

-- Frady in Denton,NC _Trying to bring what was to be firewood to life! Semper Fi!





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longgone

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#1 posted 02-12-2014 05:05 AM

That is really nice…! Interesting before and after photos

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#2 posted 02-12-2014 05:41 AM

Wow! I love it. Would love to see a shot from farther away.

-- Dan :: Minnesota

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#3 posted 02-12-2014 06:50 AM

Wow…...........

-- mike...............

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#4 posted 02-12-2014 09:45 AM

What an awesome entrance to a home…beautiful wood…Excellent jog.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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Ken90712

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#5 posted 02-12-2014 10:13 AM

What a great facelift! Love the wood and beams… You nailed it… Did you add the metal straps to the door? I have a door very close to this one as well is why I ask. Beautiful work.

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

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Monte Pittman

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#6 posted 02-12-2014 10:14 AM

Truly awesome job.

Be sure to keep us posted with other improvements.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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kirbi69

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#7 posted 02-12-2014 10:45 AM

im in love, this is how i want to do my house when i build it, i just love me some cedar. and the plus side is, i get cedar for free, relatives live in a little town called, Cedar Creek Texas !

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clarkey

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#8 posted 02-12-2014 12:29 PM

Wow what a difference from before , great job.

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steve_in_ohio

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#9 posted 02-12-2014 12:57 PM

wow, after seeing the before picture, that is a dramatic difference, love the logs, great work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---etsy.com/shop/SussmanWoodworking--

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BGW

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#10 posted 02-12-2014 01:26 PM

Brother…that is awesome. Thanks for posting…I could look at that picture all day. May make it the background on my computer…

-- Bob, Indiana, "Well done is better than well said." -Ben Franklin http://www.bgwconstructionllc.com/

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489tad

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#11 posted 02-12-2014 02:12 PM

What a fantastic transformation. Well done.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#12 posted 02-12-2014 02:26 PM

WOW!!
Well done! I am looking forward to seeing what you do to the inside. I’m picturing a natural stone fireplace with copper accents??

-- Measure twice and try not to cut your thumbs off!

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#13 posted 02-12-2014 02:59 PM

looks great

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WoodGuyScott

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#14 posted 02-12-2014 05:58 PM

Simply amazing. I would love to see pictures of the entire front of the house, before and after, to compare! I can tell that you’ll do amazing things in the future with your charming home!

-- --Shafe

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Manitario

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#15 posted 02-12-2014 06:54 PM

amazing work! I can’t show this to my wife or she’ll be begging me to do one too!

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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