My Own Private Hell: Cooling a Windowless Garage Workshop

The heat really has me down.  This past week was a scorcher.  Fortunately, the air was cool this morning.  So, I got up early and finished installing the radiant barrier in the small attic above the garage.  Time will tell if this offers any really benefit.  The forecast for the next few days is cooler. … Read moreMy Own Private Hell: Cooling a Windowless Garage Workshop

Putting the Sweat into Blood, Sweat, and Sawdust

The heat has been unforgiving.  I have a new appreciation for a good rust removal strategy, as I am constantly sweating on my nice hand tools.  I am careful to keep the refrigerator stocked with ice-cold beer.  The sheer amount of cold beer consumed is straining the budget.  I have to find a way to … Read morePutting the Sweat into Blood, Sweat, and Sawdust