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Wood map of Nova Scotia No 14

Nova Scotia,decor,Maritimes,wooden maps,cartography

Wooden Map of Nova Scotia 53-54 inches long.

Another one, all done. Making use of the left overs from a previous wooden map project I mounted this outline to 1/8″ veneer plywood and re-cut the outline.
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Building a heat pump shelter

woodworking,outdoors,carpentry,heat pump shelters,logs,logging,forestry

marking the peg

Time to start on building this heat pump shelter before the snow starts to fall. Last year was terrible weather for the big fan on the heat pump. The constant snow fall and thawing temperatures meant plenty of ice build up on the heat pump fan. I’ve never done log work like this before so its all new to me. Time to start on the corner posts.

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Garage window replacement

diy,vinyl window replacement,home imporvement,renovations,repairs

Before the repair

When I built this garage 7-8 years ago I reused windows from the in-laws large dining room window. I had to make up my own window casings and every other year I’d have to scrape and paint the casings. But, over time the water got in and leaks led to rot and mold. Time to replace them with some solid vinyl windows.

 

 

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