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Car Lumber Rack Headrest Hack

Car Lumber Rack Headrest Hack

We’ve all done it. Stuffed 8 foot lengths of 2 x 4’s, boards, panelling or pvc plumbing pipes into our cars to get them home – it’s standard DIY procedure. But it can be a bit a of a challenge, getting those carefully-chosen select pine 1 x 8’s past head rests and seat belts without […]

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A Fence Post Driver Works Wonders

A Fence Post Driver Works Wonders

Anyone who’s used a sledgehammer to pound in dozens of steel fence posts will recognize the true value of a fence post driver – it’s faster, easier and a lot safer for setting fence posts and stakes. No need for an assistant to hold the post– nervously hoping you can maintain your accuracy – as […]

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Heavy Lifting – the Easy Way

Heavy Lifting – the Easy Way

You’ve got a 250lb vintage table saw in your basement shop and you want to get it out – what do you do? Let your imagination do the heavy lifting for you. A visit from a friend with a bandaged hand after a serious table saw accident was the final sign that prompted me to […]

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