What can I build with trusses?

SpottythecatMarch 16, 2013

Our builder (who we fired), forgot to tell the truss company to STOP building our trusses...long story...so....
We have 16k worth of trusses that won't fit our new home. We are cutting them down and we will use some for interior framework. Some pieces are too short to use...
So I am looking for ideas to repurpose some 2x4 and 2x6...


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Playhouse, greenhouse, shed for lawn tools, potting area with roof to protect you from hot sun with maybe 1 side enclosed, well placed covered area to block out neighbors for more privacy with beams across top & maybe vines on it in summer(free standing patio/roof area for table & chairs or outside kitchen with fireplace?? Jan

    Bookmark   March 17, 2013 at 5:49PM
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Take a look @the Inspiration Album link below ... created by Purplemoon from our GJer's ideas here on this forum.

...or try to sell on Craigslist or something similiar. Good luck! Jeanne S.

Here is a link that might be useful: Garden Junk Inspiration Album ... Wood

    Bookmark   March 17, 2013 at 11:15PM
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Awesome link jeannespines!
Some really great stuff there

    Bookmark   March 19, 2013 at 8:15AM
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