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Forum: General Garage Discussion Today, 01:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,338
Posted By smedly
Re: Shelves for Garage--Help!

Mine are only 17" deep. Same teardrop style as normal depth pallet racking and same 4" tall beams so I still call it pallet racking- though yeah, I guess that may be wrong. Must have been used at...
Forum: Garage Gallery 06-27-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

Oh yes. Tried real hard to convince the builder to finish the garage for me, but they would not budge. Pulte- love the house and the build process has been great, but basically if it's not on the...
Forum: Garage Gallery 06-26-2015, 01:36 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

And just for sh*ts and giggles-

http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae253/smedlywhiplash/garage/IMG_1803_zpsv8tay5pf.jpg


HF roller cabinet-made in USA- hardly. (I'm a follower of the...
Forum: Garage Gallery 06-26-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

Getting there- just will take some time.

http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae253/smedlywhiplash/garage/IMG_1804_zpsqnm3kg1i.jpg

I did hook the beer sign up to the switched outlet on my...
Forum: Garage Gallery 06-26-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

Next thing to do was set up the workbench area. Re-using my file cabinets, lower frame and worktop- and adding the flip door uppers....
Forum: Garage Gallery 06-26-2015, 01:27 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

First thing needed was to create floor space. Only way to do that was go up. Scored a pile of pallet racking from the in-laws [B]for free[/B. ] Did I mention I'm a cheap bastard? A sort of...
Forum: Garage Gallery 06-23-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

Then of course a few weeks of this.

http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae253/smedlywhiplash/garage/IMG_1726_zpsvklnbf9x.jpg

When you pack up all your stuff for staging your house over a few...
Forum: Garage Gallery 06-23-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

So 5 weeks of temporary housing with my stuff scattered to the winds, and now-
Blank Slate
...
Forum: Garage Gallery 06-23-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

So before I moved out, I acquired 7 of these office flip door cabinets with lights for free. I jumped on the deal as I would have hardly anything for my new garage when I moved in. Just needed to...
Forum: Garage Gallery 05-17-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae253/smedlywhiplash/047ecf149342eca9cd38c43358417956_zpsefmznf9n.jpg

Getting things ready-ugh.
Forum: Garage Gallery 05-17-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae253/smedlywhiplash/garage/d0579194860bd678df49bd4e806dc6df_zps4wqgt62q.jpg

Woah. It looks pretty big like this. Hope the new owners use it.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 05-02-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 886
Views: 184,416
Posted By smedly
Re: Industrial Metal Desks

Woah! Matching green steelcase desk and credenza in MN.

http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/dak/fuo/4990966087.html

My wife would kill me.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 04-27-2015, 12:22 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,833
Posted By smedly
Re: Bicycle parking?

I'm considering these. http://t.harborfreight.com/bicycle-lift-95803.html?utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F
Price has gone down since I last looked at them.
My new house has 12' cieling...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 04-19-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,522
Posted By smedly
Re: Sometimes, I'm not so smart. Today is one of those times.

A tree that size is worth moving unless you live in a heavily wooded area.
I feel your pain with clay. My last house had lots of it, and I did lots of landscaping. got really tired of taking 5...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 03-26-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,005
Posted By smedly
Re: White oak finish - make it look old/beat up

Not sure exactly what you are looking for, but this was a new pine panel.

Beat with chain, wire brush and awl
Stood on board when it was on gravel, then some rebar
Painted it black
Sanded and...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 03-15-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 9,706
Posted By smedly
Re: Anyone ever use office cabinets for garage storage?

Wanted this
http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae253/smedlywhiplash/garage/f58876415361004a12690be6b63453bf_zps4be0cdd4.jpg

Did not want to spend that much.

Got two of these for $120. Ugly,...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 03-14-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 15,284
Views: 2,128,830
Posted By smedly
Re: What did you do "IN" your garage today?

Started emptying it. Getting ready to move. I hate this part.
Forum: Garage Gallery 03-07-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 49,420
Posted By smedly
Re: My garage, repurposed!

Subscribed. Office supplies are great for garages. And I thought I was getting good at craigslist hunting. I have much to learn.
Forum: Garage Gallery 03-07-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

The ugly tan has one advantage- the lighter color interior is easy to see things in.
http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae253/smedlywhiplash/garage/b7cd96911950d3d7b6a1a84b2fd619d1_zpsfb3ec716.jpg
Forum: Garage Gallery 03-07-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

Wanted this
http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae253/smedlywhiplash/garage/f58876415361004a12690be6b63453bf_zps4be0cdd4.jpg

Did not want to spend that much.

Got two of these for $120. Ugly,...
Forum: Garage Gallery 03-07-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

New place will look like this with 2' higher ceiling.
Forum: Garage Gallery 03-07-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,796
Posted By smedly
Re: What happens when you don't have a plan.

Haven't updated this in some time. No changes to the garage, but the house is sold and our new house should be ready by June. So....

I'm starting over from scratch

Nice thing is I now have...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-27-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 18,403
Posted By smedly
Re: What Does Your Upper Storage Look Like?

+Do you have any details on how you mounted the flip door cabinets? I just scored a pile of them for free.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-17-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 184,416
Posted By smedly
Re: Industrial Metal Desks

I got scolded about some things I wanted to pick up this weekend. (but may still)
Good luck on that sale- that's awesome! It's a really cool piece. If you get no takers, I suggest talking to...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-17-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 184,416
Posted By smedly
Re: Industrial Metal Desks

FYI- if you are in the Minneapolis area, there are quite a few options on CL now. I found a couple of $20 tanker desks, vintage kitchen stuff- etc... I now want one of the desks but I will not be...
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