How to Build a Ramp for a Shed

how to build a ramp for a shed

Considering all the heavy equipment that gets put into sheds like those really nice lawn mowers, bikes, and even motorcycles, you may find yourself thinking about the advantages of building a ramp attachment to your shed. After all, it’s much easier to wheel something up a ramp then hoist it through the doors every time you …

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How to Make a Router Jig

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Router jigs are an essential part of woodworking. They allow a craftsman to create a template or guide that can be used repeatedly to create accurate and precise cuts. These jigs can be used in a variety of woodworking projects to stabilize a wood piece as it is cut with the router.  With these easy-to-follow, …

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How to Make a Homemade Chess Board

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Over 1500 years ago the world started playing chess. Whether it actually originated in China, India or Persia, it all started on the same checked board that is known and loved today. From a strategic war game to the calming living room battle, the chess board is a staple in many homes. If you’re wondering …

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How to Cut Circles in Wood

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One of the most common things a woodworker needs to do involves cutting circles in wood. When you’re just getting started, how to cut circles in wood isn’t the most intuitive process. However, there are a multitude of ways to cut curves in wood, and we’ll go through each. How to Cut Circles in Wood …

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How to Use a Jigsaw

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No matter what material you’re working with, a jigsaw is an essential tool for any workshop. It works for wood, metal, fiberglass, or plastic. Jigsaw are small, compact, and an affordable way to take any DIY project to the next level.  When you have to make curved cuts, usually on a wood, particle board, plywood, plexiglass, or …

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What is the Difference Between Sheetrock and Drywall?

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The terms Sheetrock and drywall are often used interchangeably, so many people ignore the difference between them. However, in construction projects, small differences between materials can determine major differences in project outcomes. Durability, energy efficiency, safety, and more can be affected. We explain the differences between Sheetrock and drywall, from definitions and origins to types, installation, and benefits. …

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