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  0 Thread: Cherry Bench
Post: RE: Cherry Bench

John   You are a true craftsman! I wish I knew someone like you who lived near me that I could work with and develop the skills to build something like that.
Randy C Woodworking 12 837 Yesterday, 02:17 PM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
Post: RE: Got to repair a benchtop today

So did you have that piece of equipment? Looks expensive. I thought there might be a simplier and cheaper way to do that with a router and some type of collar.
Randy C Woodworking 20 936 11-16-2022, 01:01 PM
  0 Thread: Got to repair a benchtop today
Post: RE: Got to repair a benchtop today

Rob Young Wrote: (11-13-2022, 04:44 PM) -- So on alternate Sundays, I volunteer at the Kansas City Woodworkers' Guild shop. We are there to help with large glue-ups, make sure people don't do somethi...
Randy C Woodworking 20 936 11-14-2022, 02:54 PM
  0 Thread: Curly Maple Source?
Post: RE: Curly Maple Source?

FS7 Wrote: (08-01-2022, 08:53 AM) -- Mike, I'm about ten miles off 95 (exit 152 in VA) and my supplier generally has very good stock. I was planning on heading down there to resupply this week or nex...
Randy C Woodworking 16 1,073 08-03-2022, 03:42 PM
  0 Thread: Tying In A Sprinkler Line
Post: RE: Tying In A Sprinkler Line

crokett™ Wrote: (08-02-2022, 09:10 AM) -- I want to add a line for a sprinkler system to my water line, before the pressure tank, water filter, etc.  My options are  1.  Cut in the line at the wel...
Randy C Home Improvement 12 534 08-02-2022, 10:43 AM
  0 Thread: My latest couple projects
Post: RE: My latest couple projects

Chessboard is beautiful!
Randy C Woodworking 6 723 06-28-2022, 09:03 AM
  0 Thread: Doll house time again---finally an update
Post: RE: Doll house time again

BrokenOlMarine Wrote: (08-31-2021, 08:50 AM) -- I made a cradle for my granddaughter's doll.  Wide knotty pine.  Weeks invested, then shipped to her.  She loved it.  She reminded her friends to "Look...
Randy C Woodworking 10 1,633 08-31-2021, 11:52 AM
  0 Thread: Alternative to vinyl shutters
Post: RE: Alternative to vinyl shutters

toolmiser Wrote: (04-29-2021, 08:03 PM) -- Remember if you use ones with "slats" that they should be pointed up when open to be authentic.   Of course I did mine down like most other people.  Nobo...
Randy C Home Improvement 9 1,726 04-30-2021, 08:36 PM
  0 Thread: Alternative to vinyl shutters
Post: Alternative to vinyl shutters

I want some nicer looking shutters for my house. I like the look of real wood but I don’t want the maintenance hassle. I don’t really like the look of cheap vinyl shutters. Does anyone know if they ma...
Randy C Home Improvement 9 1,726 04-28-2021, 09:56 AM
  0 Thread: How would you reach the peak of our house to paint it
Post: RE: How would you reach the peak of our house to p...

brianwelch Wrote: (04-02-2021, 08:25 AM) -- I rented (actually had free use of) a boomlift to install siding on the high area of my house...not necessarily the cheapest route, but safe, and fun... I...
Randy C Home Improvement 41 9,023 04-02-2021, 12:00 PM
  0 Thread: Roof shingle ?
Post: RE: Roof shingle ?

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (09-14-2020, 04:58 AM) -- They weren't paying attention. There's reasons homes aren't built with gable vents anymore. The same reason we don't poke holes in the middle of garden...
Randy C Home Improvement 36 8,090 04-02-2021, 08:17 AM
  0 Thread: Cherry Dresser for Wife
Post: RE: Cherry Dresser for Wife

Bozz Wrote: (03-05-2021, 01:03 PM) -- FINALLY finished this cherry dresser for my patient wife.  The criteria was it had to match mine that I’ve had for ten years.  Worked out well, learned a lot abo...
Randy C Woodworking 19 2,395 03-05-2021, 01:22 PM
  0 Thread: Bathroom Vanity Restoration
Post: RE: Bathroom Vanity Restoration

I think you’re starting to get the hang of this woodworking hobby.
Randy C Home Improvement 26 2,960 01-29-2021, 07:37 PM
  0 Thread: Where to buy non vinyl shutters
Post: RE: Where to buy non vinyl shutters

John Mihich Wrote: (10-05-2020, 08:18 AM) -- I hated the look of vinyl shutters so I just made my own - raised panel.  Been up 5 years and they look new.  Yes it was work but I got exactly the size I...
Randy C Home Improvement 15 3,246 10-05-2020, 08:31 PM
  0 Thread: Where to buy non vinyl shutters
Post: Where to buy non vinyl shutters

Does anyone know if there is some type of window shutter that is made of some type of composite. I want something that looks like wood but I don’t want the hassle of maintaining a wood shutter.  I ...
Randy C Home Improvement 15 3,246 10-01-2020, 06:31 PM
  0 Thread: ?? For house painters
Post: ?? For house painters

I'm going to start the major project of painting my house. Going to take advantage of the 40% off sale with Sherwin Williams. They also have 30% off their painting supplies so I am going to pick up...
Randy C Home Improvement 15 3,444 09-20-2020, 04:11 PM
  0 Thread: Need help painting house
Post: Need help painting house

Finally started painting my house. It is hardie plank and hardie shake. When I originally painted the house 8 years ago with a brush, it took forever to paint the shake. Sounds crazy but I actually ha...
Randy C Home Improvement 6 2,288 06-02-2020, 11:41 AM
  0 Thread: Cutting board ??, wood movement
Post: Cutting board ??, wood movement

New idea for end grain cutting board. Want to cut a 1/4" recess near one corner of the board, will take a matching size piece of wood where I have inlaid the receipients initials and glue into recess....
Randy C Woodworking 2 1,651 12-28-2019, 07:46 AM
  0 Thread: Hardiboard type stuff vs premium vinyl?
Post: RE: Hardiboard type stuff vs premium vinyl?

Stwood_ Wrote: (11-03-2019, 05:47 PM) -- Hardie board...........I've never had vinyl, and never will. Sun fad.....mold..... Currently have stucko. Low low maintence. -- I have hardie and love it. ...
Randy C Home Improvement 26 8,973 11-03-2019, 07:30 PM
  0 Thread: Tell me about paint with primer
Post: Tell me about paint with primer

i want to repaint the trim on my house. It is all hardie board. When I painted it for the first time 8 years ago, I just used paint and didn't prime because the hardie board came pre primed. Fast f...
Randy C Home Improvement 11 3,799 11-03-2019, 08:16 AM

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