A new miter saw, thanks to a recent workshop

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As most of you are already aware, I am a power tool girl. While I certainly do have my favs, I’ve been without a miter saw for quite some time. But thankfully, not any longer! Meet the newest member of my tool family… a Bosch miter saw with some pretty dreamy features! However the biggest […]

Tools for women – My new weed trimmer edger.

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As many of you know, I am a sole owner household, so what gets done around these parts (or lack thereof) is done by me. One rather big hurdle for me personally lately is yard upkeep. Is it just me or is yard work better geared for the younger crowd?!  Perhaps it’s finally realizing I’m not in my […]

Mini wall mounted drill and screws tool station with squishy jars

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Raise your hand if you have tools indoors and tools outdoors and tools everywhere else in between. If you use them everywhere, they scatter! For that reason, this little table top turned tool station in my photo studio got a slight revamp. You may remember this when the vintage creamers held screws. They were cool! […]

Rusty junk sign themed tool and paint stations

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Today, I felt a need to play. I should have painted the boy’s bedroom, and I should have mowed the lawn, along with some flower bed weeding while it wasn’t pouring rain out for a change. But no. While still clamouring around in my pjs, I wandered to my newly cleaned up photo studio, desiring a more creative outlet. See what happens when […]

Ammunition crate workshop cabinet

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Little crates have a special place in my heart.  Or… in this case, an ammunition crate workshop cabinet! I purchased this cute little ammo box from the flea market in preparation for The Olde Farmhouse Vintage Market. But may I admit here and now, I priced it high so I could bring it back home again? […]

Organize your tools on an enhanced pallet shelf

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I cut myself a deal. Whatever I’d put in my single car garage turned dream workshop, it would be: #1. Unique. #2. Super easy to make for others to copy. #3. Hopefully, quite possibly free. #4. Very me. And I do believe I’ve achieved that with this one. Organize your tools on an enhanced pallet […]

A dream workshop in a garage reveal, created for free

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Do you dream of having this perfect little workshop in your own home? But lack space and funds to pull it off? Don’t lose heart. You’re about to see my dream workshop in a garage reveal, created for free from all curb side finds!  But first… Visit all dream box building updates HERE    I’ve long desired a workspace […]

How to fix a palm sander

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Are you ever lost in the mumbo jumbo world of tool talk? Don’t know what to buy or get nor even WHY? I so get it. I’m still learning daily… here’s proof. I had what I regarded as a very nice, not so cheap orbital palm sander. It worked to perfection for the longest time. […]

Basic must have DIY tools and workspaces (with sources)

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This post contains affiliate links Basic must have DIY tools and workspaces (with sources) Being a junker type, I actually buy very few supplies. But when we’re talking tools, it’s a whole other story.  Everyone needs basic must have DIY tools. Tools will help you be more productive with much less effort. The tool topic is a […]