Epically bad construction of a shed up in Canada

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Forum topic by AUBrian posted 04-05-2013 11:51 AM 6546 views 0 times favorited 38 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-05-2013 11:51 AM

Topic tags/keywords: humor trainwreck dangerous not square

I got a link from a friend, to a motorcycle forum. Apparently one of the posters’ landlord is building himself a shed in the backyard….one that is extremely cringeworthy, but at the same time, the saga and pictures of the build are hilarious to read. If you have a few minutes, stop by and take a look.

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#1 posted 04-05-2013 12:23 PM

Holy crap, that was a funny thread!!! Worth the time to read it!

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#2 posted 04-05-2013 12:28 PM

Yikes. Its actually kind of sad that the guy isn’t willing to help him.

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#3 posted 04-05-2013 12:32 PM

Now I don’t care who you are, that there is funny.

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#4 posted 04-05-2013 12:40 PM

that’s hilarious

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#5 posted 04-05-2013 12:45 PM

Surely this is a movie set for the remake of one of the Laurel and Hardy movies. Since the guy is his landlord I hope that he hasn’t done any work in his residence. Thanks for posting.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#6 posted 04-05-2013 01:01 PM

In between laughing fits, I’m wondering how the guy that posted that thread will feel if he didn’t say anything and someone gets hurt when that thing collapses.

Don’t know how the landlord is 1) going to even get a tiller through the door and 2) if he does get it inside, how he’s going to get it back out when it goes through the floor and a couple inches into the soggy mess of ground.

-- In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. Thomas Jefferson

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#7 posted 04-05-2013 01:08 PM

I figure once the floor rots out, he’ll just lay another layer down on the soggy mess that was the floor. And yeah, I was thinking the same thing as Charles….what else has this guy managed to rig up inside his house, that’s of the same level of construction as this shed…

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#8 posted 04-05-2013 01:29 PM

This looks like something I might have done in the worst of my drinking days.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#9 posted 04-05-2013 01:37 PM

I bookmarked that link. I wanna check back every few weeks to see if the thing is still standing LOL

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#10 posted 04-05-2013 01:46 PM

Building Construction the Libertarian way.

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#11 posted 04-05-2013 01:48 PM

Oh, gosh. I’m dying from laughing so hard.

I’m reading through the thread and almost lost it entirely on the time-lapse movie he posted around post#100.

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#12 posted 04-05-2013 02:04 PM

God I love Asians. Always willing to “save money” in the worst possible ways.

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#13 posted 04-05-2013 02:06 PM

where is he going to hang the “hardhat required” sign?

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#14 posted 04-05-2013 02:23 PM

Fantastic! No other way to describe it. Looks like it was all done with hand tools?

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#15 posted 04-05-2013 02:28 PM

go to page 17 of the thread for the completion , I blogged the link, just too good not to share

I think these guys email me :)

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