Max says “Stop researching and just build it… Oh and if your looking at me then you can obviously see something called my food bowl, fill it”.
Finishing up the tear down, nasty old floor that was holding in a lot of moisture. Good news is the frame is near mint condition, amazing for something built in 1976. Especially because it was a water game.
My favorite new (borrowed) tool. Mr. Compound Miter Saw! Max’s worst enemy…
Paint… Splashed a bit of Locktite Rust converter in a few areas to stop surface rust.
Joists! Seems like progress is picking up but that is just the illusion of the Internet… This is about a week later, most of that time was spent fighting wind and rain. I would say on average about 10 mins spent fixing the tarp for every 15 mins of work.
Had a passer-by say “Your not building furniture!”
I disagree… 🙂
Temporary compression posts to keep a few not so snug joists in place. Next will be gluein’ and screwin’ the real, pressure treated compression posts.