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Forum topic by Rink posted 09-20-2018 08:24 PM 270 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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Rink

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09-20-2018 08:24 PM

We had some flooding and mold in our basement which required some remediation including new floor and sheetrocking. I took the opportunity to expand my tiny basement workshop into a slightly less tiny workshop. They expanded space into our garage which now gives me a space that’s 23 feet long by 9 feet (13 of the 23 feet) or 8 feet (10 of the 23 feet), for a grand total of 197 square feet. I had them put pegboard up everywhere, added lots of extra 4’ LED light fixtures, and added extra outlets about 4 1/2’ high (and one on the ceiling).

I’m ready to move everything back in and start over again! The picture makes it look even smaller than it really is, and once I put back in my table saw, workbench, band saw, jointer, planer, lathe, etc, it’s going to get a lot smaller. But everything is on wheels and I got it done with 117 square feet before, so I’m feeling good about it.


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#1 posted 09-20-2018 08:48 PM

Congratulations on the new & improved shop space.
I would love to have a dedicated area. (My shop shares its space with the wife’s car)
You will have to post some pictures when you get all of your tools back in and set up!

-- I always knew I would grow old, But I expected it to take longer!

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