How To Build A Small Portico Above A Door - Part 1 - The Basic Frame - Addicted 2 Decorating®
Yesterday I started working on the portico to go over the side door of the studio. These are the two that I chose to use as my inspiration. via Bungalow Restoration original source unkown This is the first project I’ve done in about four weeks because of the back, shoulder and arm issue I’ve been nursing. It felt so good to get back at it, but wow! Did I choose a doozy of a project to jump back in with! The building process was actually pretty easy (so far). The installation of the top parts…
DIY 7x10 Lean-To Greenhouse Building Guide
A how-to guide that will help you build your very own lean-to style greenhouse! This guide was created after I shared a photo of this greenhouse on a plant and home décor group that I follow online. I received a flood of requests for a material list and a design plan from so many of you so I created this guide for you! These plans were not created by a Journeyman Carpenter, this is not an engineered building, and this is a guide and not a set of blueprints. These are simply from my original…
WSMAG.NET | Step-by-Step Instructions: Extending the Season With a Hoop House | WestSound Magazine
Hoop houses are a simple tool to improve success with year-round vegetable gardening in the Pacific Northwest. Constructed of basic, inexpensive materials and with the potential for easy relocation, hoop houses are essentially mini-greenhouses that anyone can build and utilize. And like a greenhouse, a hoop house provides a protective, warmer environment for plants that allows a gardener to get a jump on gardening in spring and extend the harvest later into fall.
We’re remodeling a house in town. Some of the lumber was not good enough to be reused in the remodel so we’ve re-purposed it here on the farm. Much of the lumber on the following struct…
8 Clever Uses for Pipe Insulation that Have Nothing to Do With Plumbing
Pipe insulation can be used for more than just plumbing! Check out these tips for using pipe insulation in your home, garage and yard.
42 Best DIY Greenhouses ( with Great Tutorials and Plans! ) - A Piece of Rainbow
45 BEST tutorials, free building plans & ideas on how to build easy DIY greenhouses, simple cold frames, garden tunnels & hoops with low cost materials!
The Greenhouse Project: Framing and the Roof - Suburble
When we last left off with the Greenhouse Project, Mr. Suburble and I had worked our chiseled biceps out by churning concrete in a wheelbarrow. And when I say, “Mr. Suburble and I”, I mean that he did all of the mixing, and I stood around and flexed. Concrete mixing is really not very much […]
Design Firm Workstead Puts Down Roots in the Hudson Valley
Open by appointment only, the new studio and showroom offers an upstate counterpoint to their Brooklyn outpost