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Basement Shop

Basement Shop

This is the space I have so I'll dream of something I can actually obtain someday soon. Also as my father would say you can never have enough clamps.

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A Growing Woodworking Program

A Growing Woodworking Program

Currently we share a space in a multi-use studio on the third floor of the building, but the woodworking program is showing a fair amount of interest; so we're hoping to take it to the next...

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If I had a million dollars

If I had a million dollars

Currently I make sawdust in my 20' x20' attached garage, but I dream of a stand alone shop with lots of natural light and a big garage door that I can open in the summer to make me feel like Im...

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A Beginning

A Beginning

Starting small and like everyone, want to expand!

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OFCs Dream shop

OFC's Dream shop

This is a dream shop approx. 20' x 30' with at least 10' ceilings. In the lower left corner there is a "generic bench" that is actually vertical sheet goods storage. All materials are brought into...

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My Garage in a perfect world

My Garage in a perfect world

This would be the layout of my shop, if I were to miraculously win the lottery...and if we decided not to move afterward. :-)  The Shop Planner is a pretty neat tool to help you visualize how...

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10 X 10 Storage Building Shop

10 X 10 Storage Building Shop

If something looks like it's piled on top of something else it is sitting on a shelf above the other item. I can only work during good weather and in the summer due to space limitations.  

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Ontario Carriage House Shop

Ontario Carriage House Shop

My dream shop is in a restored 1850 carriage house on the back of my property in Southwestern Ontario, Canada.  Its a timberframe structure with a stone foundation.  With a main floor...

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Current Shop Layout

Current Shop Layout

This is the current layout of the shop. Table between the dust collector and the miter saw is to represent my scroll saw.

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New shop plans

New shop plans

Just moved into our new house in Nov and plan to retire in a couple of years so I want a 'real' shop for a change. The detached 2-car garage will fit the bill nicely. It's unfinished on the inside...

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My Dream Shop

My Dream Shop

I am new to this but think this would make a good basic shop.

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3 Car Gagage

3 Car Gagage

This is the set up that I am using now.  Always looking to upgrade and add storage

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The Dream Machine Shop

The Dream Machine Shop

This would work as a great beginners shop. 

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My Garage/shop

My Garage/shop

This is my layout and will still hold a vehicle  

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Dream Shop

Dream Shop

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2 car garage converted into my dream workshop

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Evil Master Plan Woodshop Escape

Evil Master Plan Woodshop Escape

Actually the genius idea from my wife was to rotate the layout of the shop in our new house basement due to a post in the middle of the original plans that i didn't pick up on. It should actually...

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My 20x20 Garage Shop

My 20x20 Garage Shop

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Most of my tools are displayed. I have a Ridgid Edge/Spindle sander beside the miter saw. There should be a plywood storage somewhere, I haven't decided on the location yet. This will be how my shop...

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All I Need...

All I Need...

A perfect simple shop suits me just well.  Everything neat, organized, and within reach.  This design is based on a one-car garage, 20x12.  Most power tools would be stored under the...

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Two cars plus my woodworking

Two cars plus my woodworking

This floor plan is basically what is needed to fit my second hand tool as well as two vehicles (Honda CR-V and Toyotal Corolla).  It makes for a tight squeeze getting out but I can pull the cars...

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Dougs and Son Workshop

Doug's and Son Workshop

I'm taking over my Dad's little backyard shop which is only 10' x 16' with a overhead loft for lumber.My dad was only 5'9" if that, so the loft worked for him. However, I am over 6' tall so its...

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paps workshop

paps workshop

this shop is in the planning stage planing on building it 20 x 20 and useing mobile bases to maximize use of space the building is going to have a basement to put dustextractor and compresser as well...

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Lous 2nd level garage shop

Lou's 2nd level garage shop

This is the main part of my shop. It is located in the garage's loft area. The loft level has a gambrel roof so the double wall will hide HVAC, wall cabinets, air cleaners, and a hidden wood...

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Work in progress

Work in progress

As I only get to do fun woodworking occasionally, as opposed to maintenance/repair woodworking,  this shop is "a work in progress". I work full time and am renovating a unique house in Maine. It...

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Ghetto Shop

Ghetto Shop

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Just starting out.  Wish I could win some tools to make my shop into something real!

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Shop work in Progress

Shop work in Progress

Not done yet.

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Misdom Dream Shop

Misdom Dream Shop

In order to satisfy increasing need for space and tools, a new garage will be built to house the Dream Shop.

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Garage Shop

Garage Shop

A great shop layout for a double car garage

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Dream Shop

Dream Shop

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My shop would be 30' X 40" with 10' ceilings, with a finishing room with filtration. Upper cabinets would be built to hold tools, and supplies (like clamps, you can never have too many)

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gab furniture & woodworks shop

gab furniture & woodworks shop

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this is my dream shop it is 24'x45' it is a project of mine that hopefully will soon come true! i've placed the machinery in order that will work for me. i design and build to others specs, i also...

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Bev Mart

Bev Mart

This shop would be our attic. the walls are slanted, so table top tools work best for storing, and have floor space.  This also allows me to stock lumber on the shorter knee walls.   So far...

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Daves Garage Wood Shop

Dave's Garage Wood Shop

My shop is basically a hand-tool woodworking shop in the third bay of my garage. About 11x23... not too big, not too small. I build a large workbench with a recessed table for my miter saw for...

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One stall shop

One stall shop

I have a decent amount of older larger shop tools from my grandfather and trying to make them fit.  1943 delta jointer 6", 1948 (i think) delta bi-metal bandsaw, 50's craftsman radial arm saw...

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