AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter)
AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter) UltraDork
8/28/22 10:48 p.m.

I know many of you have probably never seen my ridiculously named build thread.  I put everything in there and have no plans to change that.  I wanted to post some of the garage stuff here.  Every penny I have ever spent making the garage better has been great.  I never ever feel it wasn't worth it.  I cannot says that about all cars, car parts or mods.  
 


 

chandler
chandler UltimaDork
9/2/22 5:43 p.m.

That looks really nice to work in

dculberson
dculberson MegaDork
9/2/22 5:46 p.m.

I'm hoping to really get my shop dressed up this fall/winter. Yours is looking great!

AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter)
AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter) UltraDork
9/3/22 1:22 a.m.

In reply to dculberson :

Thanks.  I'm looking forward to getting a few other things sorted garage wise this weekend.  Then I can start working on my projects instead.  I will post a few more photos.  Right now I'm working on other hobby items that are not car related.  I balked and complained about spending money doing these things at the last house.  At this house, I brought every piece of organizing gear with me and added to it.  It was a lesson learned over a long time. 

AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter)
AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter) UltraDork
10/14/22 9:50 a.m.

It's a multi hobby garage.

mr2s2000elise
mr2s2000elise UberDork
10/14/22 12:37 p.m.

Your best quality is not only spending your money but making others spend it too cheeky

AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter)
AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter) UltraDork
10/14/22 2:59 p.m.
mr2s2000elise said:

Your best quality is not only spending your money but making others spend it too cheeky

My wife might agree.  I've been called worse, so I'll take it :p.

BimmerMaven
BimmerMaven New Reader
11/3/22 4:59 p.m.

My sister bought some land and built a beach house, about 80 mi from home.

I bought land 16 mi from my house and built a shop.   She doesn't understand...

I had 3 houses before....built up the garage /shop....then moved.   When I got divorced (cue up: "I love to fish"), i bought 7 acres out of town, to build my final shop....20 years ago.  This separated shop and wife, plus, as learned when I sold the other houses, makes the shop a separate asset.   I got $000.00 for the other shops.   The stand-alone will be worth....something.   There's room to build a house if next guy wants to do it.

I  remarried...we live in the Queendom, and  I play in the Kingdom.

I understand that I'm living my dream; not a viable plan for many.  If you get to a certain level of commitment, it can be cost effective overall.  Most of us have saved the cost of depreciation on newer cars....it all adds up.

 

YMMV!

RevRico
RevRico UltimaDork
11/3/22 5:22 p.m.

Details on those cabinets and your yard tool holding racks? Those racks especially look useful. 

AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter)
AnthonyGS (Forum Supporter) UberDork
11/3/22 7:54 p.m.

In reply to RevRico :

Gladiator garage cabinets, and same brand for wall racks, hooks etc.  It's not the cheapest stuff, but it continues to serve me well.

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