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Old 04-13-2019, 10:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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We used to live on 25 acres but found it getting harder to look after, so we sold up and moved back to the suburbs. Took some time to find a property we could both agree on, one of my requirements being a good size shed. I was used to having a 48x25ft shed which was abit too much to hope for in the suburbs but we finally agreed on a property that would take a 36x18ft shed, but quite a bit of earthworks and new fencing and retaining walls was required. So after all that I could finally get my 20ft container with my shed stuff out of storage and start organising the new workspace. Here are some shots I took during that process, still some more work to be done but I'll get there eventually. Much more crowded than the previous workshop, but it all sort of fits in.
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Old 04-13-2019, 10:27 PM   #2 (permalink)
 
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Absolutely beautiful Fred!. It may be smaller than you are accustomed to working in, but arranged very nicely. You did good my friend.
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Old 04-13-2019, 10:31 PM   #3 (permalink)
 
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Wow! That's a great workshop!
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Old 04-14-2019, 01:42 AM   #4 (permalink)
 
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Hi Fred,

That second pic of the inside makes the place to be huge but is deceptive I believe, the areas you have already distributed your equipment and tools seems small compared to the size perception I had initially, one thing is for sure, that painted floor looks stunning and easy to clean.

In general, I would be most happy to have a shed like that, may visit one day...!

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Old 04-14-2019, 06:06 AM   #5 (permalink)
 
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Beats my 14' x 10'!
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Wow! Enjoy and thanks for sharing the pics.
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Looks like a beautiful place to work.
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It's entirely too clean!
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Very nice!
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Wow. I dream of having a shop like that. Some day. Great setup


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