Tag: house

  • Patio Bar

    Amanda and I build a small bar for our patio. I made a simple design spanning two of the posts around our patio. The design was mocked up in Fusion360 in order to help figure out some of the cut angles and to help decide on the right size. This helped me think it through,…

  • Pegboard for the Potting Bench

    On Saturday, we added some good weather resistant pegboard to Amanda’s potting bench. I nailed it on the back with some washers to prevent the nails from pulling through. Now she has lots more storage space.

  • Vanity Lights

    I made Amanda some vanity lights for her makeup area in the bedroom. The bathrooms are too small for her to put a chair in, so she made her own area, but it did not have enough light. I built a wall panel to mount lights and a mirror on.

  • Compost Bin

    Amanda wanted a compost bin so I built one. It is a simple frame of cedar with hardware cloth fixed to it and just nail gunned together. There is a door on one side for easy access. I don’t expect it to last forever, so it is replaceable instead. We filled it with leaves before…