08 March 2013

summer project

I did everything from drawing the blueprints to pouring the concrete footings. The door initially opened directly on to the staircase, which I simply removed, and then reattached after the deck was finished. Took about 2 weeks (half of which was shopping time, and waiting for the concrete to dry), and cost just under $2000 (not including materials)



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2 comments:

  1. Nice job! Was it the first that you worked on that kind of project or did you have previous experience?

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    1. That was the first.

      My prior carpentry has been limited to making closet shelves, a bed frame, a worm composting box, and a few raised bed planters, none of which required any kind of research, design, or metal brackets, they were just cut and screw.

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