Certainly not my skills... but check out what this man did with his basement.

  • Advertise with us

« back to Woodworking Skill Share forum

Forum topic by hjt posted 01-25-2011 06:10 AM 1818 views 0 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View hjt's profile


826 posts in 3139 days

01-25-2011 06:10 AM

I was amased to see it’s all made of wood. Unbelievable the talent many have, while I still strugle to cut a straight.


-- Harold

10 replies so far

View canadianchips's profile


2600 posts in 2998 days

#1 posted 01-25-2011 08:58 AM

That is FANTASTIC. !My wife watched this and looked me smiling. “HER words were, I am so happy our house has no basement” she knows I would try !

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

View MsDebbieP's profile


18615 posts in 4161 days

#2 posted 01-25-2011 12:24 PM

doesn’t that make you want to go build something?
Bravo to him and I want a personal tour.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

View Jonathan's profile


2608 posts in 3051 days

#3 posted 01-25-2011 05:39 PM

Maybe he’ll start charging admission to pay for the last 1%/extra retirement income?

I don’t even know how you’d go about adding something like that to your homeowner’s insurance policy?

I love all the personal meaning, the storage hiding places, and all the rest of it too. That is long term vision with a whole lot of patience thrown-in.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

View Cosmicsniper's profile


2202 posts in 3159 days

#4 posted 01-25-2011 05:55 PM

That’s about how long my kitchen renovation is taking me. :)

-- jay,

View JimDaddyO's profile


546 posts in 3080 days

#5 posted 01-25-2011 06:02 PM

View sawblade1's profile


754 posts in 3027 days

#6 posted 01-25-2011 06:03 PM

While you say certainly not your skills I believe any one can be able to do this even you just as he said in the video so if you believe you can do it do it (he did) ;)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path

View Kent Shepherd's profile

Kent Shepherd

2718 posts in 3287 days

#7 posted 01-25-2011 07:28 PM

Thanks for sharing that. It was certainly interesting and inspiring.


View SnowyRiver's profile


51457 posts in 3481 days

#8 posted 01-26-2011 12:54 AM

Wow…thats great. Thanks for posting.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

View jeepturner's profile


939 posts in 2793 days

#9 posted 01-26-2011 01:27 AM

Man, Mike Rowe is young in that thing. Probably had never heard of crab fishing at that time.
Thanks for posting the link, and now I wish I had a basement.

-- Mel,

View Mura's profile


17 posts in 2680 days

#10 posted 01-26-2011 02:37 AM

Wow thats nice!!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics