Do It Yourself Projects

A homesteading couple converted a 1947 disabled water well house into a usable potting shed.

tablecoth finished Improvising in the Country
When Nana couldn't find the right sized tablecloth just a day before having 12 people over for lunch, she had to figure out how to make one with materials on hand.
Market Tote DIY: Farmers' Market Tote
This simple DIY Farmers' Market Tote is perfect for the eco-conscious foodie.
Homemade Light Fixture Homemade Light Fixture for a Rustic Kitchen
This homemade light fixture is a perfect DIY project for a rustic kitchen.

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  • Standard Foundation - Floating Slab
  • Alternative Foundations - Slab
  • Building height 14'-6"
  • Roof pitch - 4/12
  • Ceiling height - 10'
  • Three 9' x 8' overhead doors
  • Oversized for storage
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