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Blog entry by Moron posted 01-11-2010 07:49 PM 6592 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

When I built my shop, like so many others, I simply ran out of money to do everything I wanted like windows. I wound up making 3 windows, all very small and framed in the hole but now I broke the nbank and bought one window…....4 to go.

I love the view


now my outlaws cant sneak up an me, I can see who’s coming


-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#1 posted 01-11-2010 07:53 PM

Wow! I love the natural light. You could grow fruits and vegtables in there too!

-- "Heaven is North of the Bridge"

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#2 posted 01-11-2010 08:09 PM

Thanks…........nothing like natural light and the window opens to a small greenhouse. On a cold but sunny day, I can open the window and get some free heat.

I was thinking of putting canaries in that GH, let them in the shop and when they drop dead I know its time to leave?

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#3 posted 01-11-2010 09:02 PM

was wondering what the glare was…and i though snow..but after looking at the picture…yes..snow… looks nice….but my body aches and pains says…no thank you…......i love the north..and i love snow…wish i could live in it…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#4 posted 01-11-2010 11:38 PM

That is a view.
giss….you should be used by it now I am.

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#5 posted 01-11-2010 11:43 PM

25 years in what I call a concrete bunker, no windows, no natural light and when outside, nothing but more concrete and ashpal, traffic. smog

in comparison, the view is beautiful

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#6 posted 01-12-2010 12:13 AM

Roman, this is a nice addition to your shop. If I have my choice I would rather work under natural lighting any day. The view is wonderful. But you can keep the snow. I am just not as fond of shoveling the driveways anymore as I used to be. :)

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#7 posted 01-12-2010 02:58 AM

Roman I great addition. And some nice windows.

Roman I was an an new acquaintence a while back and he was showing me how he got into his shop from his living room.

He lifted the window and crawled into the shop. He’s 83 years old. It keeps him from having to go outside to get to the shop.

Needless to say he is not married.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#8 posted 08-15-2010 02:13 PM

Amazing view. I’m not sure if I could get any work done if that was the view from my shop.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#9 posted 08-15-2010 02:24 PM

The view just keeps getting better and ya….........sometimes its hard to stay focused.

the view now, looking back at the shop from a nearby garden


-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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