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Old 10-13-2020, 11:52am   #21
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I bought 2 6X6X10 and thought I was going to die when I saw the price. I was lucky to be there to get them tho. Old men fighting over lumber like shoppers over the $100 Black Friday TVs.
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I bought 2 6X6X10 and thought I was going to die when I saw the price. I was lucky to be there to get them tho. Old men fighting over lumber like shoppers over the $100 Black Friday TVs.
One 12' 2 x 12
Two 8' 2 x 4
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One 5 lb box of Torx drive outdoor wood screws and five little bags of granite chips came to $250

I'm just glad I have steps and a landing again
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I bought 2 6X6X10 and thought I was going to die when I saw the price. I was lucky to be there to get them tho. Old men fighting over lumber like shoppers over the $100 Black Friday TVs.
Serious...
8X8 10' doug fir, rough sawn, kiln dried goes for about $350 in these parts.
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$100 Black Friday TVs.
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Old 10-14-2020, 1:28pm   #26
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Just picked up a 4x4x10 piece of rough western red cedar - $44
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Dumb question...Why not build a form from cheap lumber and pour concrete steps?
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Dumb question...Why not build a form from cheap lumber and pour concrete steps?
Easier to work with wood
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Looks sharp! Stones so it water wont wear on the wood?
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Looks sharp! Stones so it water wont wear on the wood?
So grass / weeds won't grow in between the boards
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So grass / weeds won't grow in between the boards
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So grass / weeds won't grow in between the boards
Does not work in my area. Weeds will push those stones right out of the way.
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Does not work in my area. Weeds will push those stones right out of the way.
There is also landscaping fabric under the stones.
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Old 10-19-2020, 6:42am   #34
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so, are you gonna stain it now ?


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Nope

Mary said she'll do it in the spring With the remnants of Delta dumping rain, the wood is pretty soaked right now and looks like Thursday the temps are dropping.
I was lucky enough to be able to get it in prior to that rain and before the cold nights.
I was staining as you were building.

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Another shot in the spring and that'll do it.
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You really flattened out that ground under the pavers.
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You really flattened out that ground under the pavers.
I'll let the Amigos worry about that when they sod the joint..
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I'll let the Amigos worry about that when they sod the joint..
Racist and a pedo.

Class act.
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Racist and a pedo.

Class act.
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Not an insult when it is based on facts on how you conduct yourself.


When people call me an asshole I do not take it as an insult. Because it is true.
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Not an insult when it is based on facts on how you conduct yourself.


When people call me an asshole I do not take it as an insult. Because it is true.
If the shoe fits.....
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