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Forum topic by CplSteel posted 703 days ago 932 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Old growth Fir and Redwood, most of it was milled on site. There is a fun background story that would take far too long to tell, but the short version is that a place was needed to store some equipment, so why not overbuild a storage shed right?
Figured some here would appreciate it.

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#1 posted 703 days ago

Awesome.I use the why not philosophy daily.

-- I don't drive a Prius.

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#2 posted 703 days ago

A great looking shed in a beautiful setting! What’s not to like??

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#3 posted 703 days ago


-- Danny Located in Perry, GA. Forester. Wood-Mizer LT15 Sawmill. Nyle L53 Dehumidification Kiln

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#4 posted 703 days ago

..................But will it keep the bears out?

-- No one plans to fail, they just, just fail to plan

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#5 posted 703 days ago

It’s too beautiful to use as a storage shed. Some electricity, plumbing, internet connection and you’ve got a first class man cave.

Actually, how about a few more pictures. I need a building too and I like yours more than any other small utility building I’ve seen.

-- Hal, Tennessee

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#6 posted 703 days ago

on the east coast we dont have much fur or redwood..i bought some from a winery that closed had to disasible. to giant wine barrels.


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#7 posted 703 days ago

I’d be camping alongside the tools…. brewing coffee and burning eggs on a Coleman stove, and spending my mornings on that deck in a comfy lawn chair… calling life good.

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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#8 posted 703 days ago

I should have mentioned that it is my uncle’s shed, not mine, I did not want to misrepresent the project. I was impressed and thought this forum would appreciate it.

As to the questions and comments:
@bluekingfisher – yes it will keep out bears, you should see the door (made out of a sinker log), however bears will not be much of an issue because it really is an equipment shed, no kitchen or anything,

@HalDougherty – the location is far off the grid, so internet is out and electricity is a problem, I think a well is planned in stage IV, and solar is not really an option because those trees make a lot of shade.

@ssnvet – that is the general idea.

Ill get more pictures for you.

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