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Quarantine garage project.

Once they started locking down the state I realized I was going to be stuck spending a lot of time at home, so I bought a bunch of supplies to get to some of my house projects. Big on that list is upgrading the garage.

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I ran new wiring for additional plugs through the walls, then added insulation to the rear wall (and as far up the side walls as I had supplies for), and sheathed them in plywood.

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Some priming happened, but it has been too cold to finish.

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The i re-arranged all the benches/etc. and added wall cabinets.

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It is much nice in here now, and I have been slowly organizing everything so it will be easier to work in here.

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This is the woodworking area. The table saw and its stand tucks under the bench for the miter saw.

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This is the welding area. This pic is before I started really organizing here.

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Welded racks for welding PPE.

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Modified an Ikea cart to hold my grinders and other welding supplies.

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I still need to organize and find places for the huge pile of stuff taking up an entire bay, but I can get a car in here and reach everything I need to work on it for the first time since we moved in last fall.

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