DIY pole barn
How to Build an Inexpensive Pole Barn
This simple animal shelter, a versatile pole barn building for livestock animals, such as cows, sheep, goats, pigs or poultry, or livestock feed can be constructed in a few weeks. The article includes layout, materials and cost list, diagrams, stringers and trusses.
The Drawer Slide Jig takes the guesswork out of installing drawer slides. This easy-to use jig holds slides in position as you drill mounting holes in the cabinet, and it supports drawer boxes while mounting slides to the drawer. Plus, the Jig works with ball-bearing, epoxy-coated, and undermount slides for perfect positioning every time.
DIY Tip of the Day: Electrical-Box Mounting Jig. Mount a roomful of electrical boxes at the same height with a box-mounting jig. Cut a notch (sized to the depth of the electrical boxes) in a 2x4, 8-1/2 in. from the bottom of the board. To position electrical boxes, place the jig on the baseplate of the wall with the notch facing forward. Set the electrical box in the notch and nail it in place. - Gerald Van Peursem by rosella