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Old 06-30-2020, 02:32 PM   #1
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Default Lease shade awning

Well new lease in south Texas gets hot, really hot! So a place to get out of the sun was a must. I recruited the help of my younger brothers and one of my best buds to get the project done. It is a 20x24 structure with a 16 ft wall on the north side. Inside the wall Iíll mount shelving and put in a fridge, stainless table, tv, flat top grill, and lights.

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Old 06-30-2020, 02:35 PM   #2
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Nice, looking good
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Old 06-30-2020, 02:36 PM   #3
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Man, that place looks familiar.
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Old 06-30-2020, 02:50 PM   #4
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Man, that place looks familiar.
Yep I bet it does! Really enjoying it so far!
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Old 06-30-2020, 06:55 PM   #5
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Nice work, lots of room and plenty high.
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Old 07-01-2020, 09:59 AM   #6
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That's awesome, gonna be a game changer for sure.
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Old 07-01-2020, 12:27 PM   #7
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That's awesome, gonna be a game changer for sure.
I think so, be a neat hang out when Iím finished with it. Already wishing I would have built it bigger lol
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Old 07-01-2020, 01:13 PM   #8
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Put you a wood burning stove in there for when it gets real chilly.
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Old 07-01-2020, 01:18 PM   #9
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There are awning on both of the trailers. Just Teasin, looks Great
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Old 07-01-2020, 03:27 PM   #10
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Looks stout and definitely not going anywhere!

We did something similar back in the day when I was hunting with my dad. He built a large 20X24 room, essentially a cabin, and built tunnels into it from out trailers. We had cabinets, fridge, and pot belly stove in there and man it was nice to not have to sit out in the cold!
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Old 07-01-2020, 03:51 PM   #11
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WE have done this on countless leases, and finally learned to not put one up as it will stay with the lease.

I do recommend a barrel stove to heat it.
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Old 07-01-2020, 04:07 PM   #12
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Well that thing aint going anywhere. Solid!
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Old 07-01-2020, 04:15 PM   #13
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Looks great.

I just built a 12x22 in front of our cabin.
Wish i would have gone with the 4x4 posts instead of pipe for stability purposes.

Yours looks really solid!!

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Old 07-01-2020, 04:19 PM   #14
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Looks great.

I just built a 12x22 in front of our cabin.
Wish i would have gone with the 4x4 posts instead of pipe for stability purposes.

Yours looks really solid!!
I used 5.5 x 5.5 light posts, they are sunk almost 3 ft in the ground. I donít think itís going anywhere. Lol
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Old 07-01-2020, 04:21 PM   #15
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I used 5.5 x 5.5 light posts, they are sunk almost 3 ft in the ground. I donít think itís going anywhere. Lol
Even better.
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Old 07-01-2020, 04:23 PM   #16
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WE have done this on countless leases, and finally learned to not put one up as it will stay with the lease.

I do recommend a barrel stove to heat it.
I have 1 weekend of work into it (that I really enjoyed) and material I got a steal on. If I left(which I donít plan on) it wouldnít hurt my feelings to leave it. And if no one will pay me for it when I do leave, Iíll get .03/lb at the scrap yard if Iím hurting lol.
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Old 07-01-2020, 04:50 PM   #17
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Great attitude about It jason86. That is a very solid structure, and I hope you will be happy with it for years on your lease.
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Old 07-02-2020, 11:55 AM   #18
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Nice, good build
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