After winning a 3-month membership to the local workshop, TechShop, I've been trying to come up with a good project to take advantage of the resources. I was also given a free class, so I took the basic wood shop class, which granted me access to several of the main tools in the wood shop area, and have finally come up with an idea.
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The fireplace renovation turned out to be a much bigger job than expected, but we think it turned out pretty well in the end.
We hired someone to install new drywall in our family-room to replace the ugly wood paneling.