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Do it yourself storage building progress

 home made storage building progress photo

We closed in on finishing up the walls for the do it yourself storage bulding today. It was such a treat to have the sun on our backs during the afternoon portion of the project.

This post is part of our Building a Storage Building from Scratch series.  Read all of the entries:

Part 1: Foundation
Part 2: Floor
Part 3: Walls and scavenging lumber
Part 4: Adding the loft
Part 5: The roof
Summing it up:

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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What's that wall on the right hand side of the photo on the right? Looks like it's just leaning there.
Comment by Errol Mon Jan 18 17:05:08 2010
That's where I had to make the loft six inches less wide than the main part of the building because we'd already framed the walls on either side as if we were just closing in the end with a plain wall (if that makes sense.) We're going to join those two walls together....
Comment by anna Mon Jan 18 18:11:03 2010
Lookin' Good!
Comment by Everett Mon Jan 18 18:48:23 2010
Thank you! I'm ashamed to say, I was starting to feel a bit afraid to post about it. :-)
Comment by anna Mon Jan 18 19:10:16 2010

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