Posts tagged "barn"
Barn Cabinets Installed

Barn Cabinets Installed

After all four cabinets were completely assembled, there was enough lumber remaining to build a fifth.  So building one more unit gave me a chance to time a complete iteration of the entire process – start-to-finish . All the cutting, gluing and clamping required 5.25 hours.  Then the unit had to dry overnight.   These first steps...

Barn Cabinets Assembled

The third phase of this project has been the most time consuming.  Parts had to be glued, clamped and allowed to dry – several hours minimum. A bottle neck resulted from an acute shortage of clamps.  I only have two.  Ideally, each 41-inch door would be held together with three clamps each.  But with the...

Cabinets for the Barn

Barn owners invest a great deal of time and attention in their animals, facilities and equipment. The price of that dedication is often a cluttered house with mud-tracked floors.  A cluttered barn, on the other hand, will not to be borne. Our barn aisle is swept clean daily, tack suspended neatly from hooks along both...

A farm needs a wind vane

When we first moved in, our little farm consisted of three plain buildings and some fencing.  That was significantly more than the armpit-deep weeds that covered the landscape when we purchased the lot.  We’ve made improvements since then, but something has been missing.  Well, there is always something missing or in need of change.  In...