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Project by hoss12992 posted 162 days ago 2044 views 2 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a cashier counter that my daughter and I made for a store in Gatlinburg, TN that sells alot of the stuff my daughter makes. They are having their store remodeled with old barn wood walls, and wanted a custom barn wood cashier counter. After talking with the owners, I suggested they let us vary from what they originally said, and basically one of those “Trust Us” type things. To my surprise, they gave us total control over the whole thing. Knowing what they wanted, we made some improvements in the design, and added a under counter glass display area, with 2’ rope LED lighting, and switch and plug on the outside of the display area, under the counter, and full shelves on the front and side under the counter. The barn wood was taken off one of my barns. I figure a couple more barn wood projects, and I will have a new barn. LOL Taking the old wood off, and putting new wood back up. Anywho, the store owners were REALLY excited with the way it turned out, and I think this one turned out alright.

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn





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maplerock

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#1 posted 162 days ago

Elegant in it’s rusticity.

-- Jerry... making sawdust in the Knobs of Southern Indiana

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#2 posted 162 days ago

Looks awesome! Love the barnwood.

-- JEFF Illinois (Banks of the Mississippi)

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doubleDD

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#3 posted 162 days ago

Definitely a winner on this one. Looks great. It will be the highlight of the store after they remodel. Good team work.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#4 posted 162 days ago

Looks right on for the remodeled decor, and an obviously satisfied customer judging by the smile on her face. Congratulations to you and your daughter on a job well done.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#5 posted 162 days ago

That came out real nice Hoss… the lady behind the counter sure looks like she like it a lot. It is also great that your daughter makes things that she can sell. Looks like she has the table saw and sled to good use.

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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redryder

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#6 posted 162 days ago

Great addition to a store.
Has that “come on in appeal”......................

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

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Todd Barrone

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#7 posted 162 days ago

very nice, I love the use of that old barn wood. Great job

-- "Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway" John Wayne https://www.facebook.com/BarroneContracting

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Monte Pittman

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#8 posted 162 days ago

Good job on the counter.

Good idea for “seasoning” boards for barn wood, whether it is intentional or not.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Handtooler

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#9 posted 162 days ago

Really, Really naic! All your projects are superb. Gald the young lsdy gets to help and do her own projects to aid her income.

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343 bassboy40@msn.com

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watermark

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#10 posted 162 days ago

Cool piece, the glass display is a clever idea.

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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Ken90712

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#11 posted 161 days ago

Great counter and re-use of some great wood…. I’ll bet they love it for yrs to come.

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

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kiefer

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#12 posted 161 days ago

Looking good fits right in Buddy

-- Kiefer 松

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BusterB

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#13 posted 161 days ago

Nice one Hoss… I agree with John, the customer sure looks pleased with it.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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Woodwrecker

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#14 posted 161 days ago

Nice job Hoss.
I like that idea of replacing your barn, one project at a time…lol

-- Having fun...Eric

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OldWrangler

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#15 posted 161 days ago

Very nice work. Do you know what the barn wood is? Also what did you do to it like planning or sanding to get the wood looking this what? What is the finish?
I see so many people selling and using reclaimed barn wood, I wonder if there are many barns left. I recently bought some old barn lumber that turned out to be Hemlock under many years of hard weathering up north.

-- If trees could scream, would we still cut them down. We might, if they did it all the time for no good reason

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