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What can I build with trusses?

Posted by Spottythecat none (My Page) on
Sat, Mar 16, 13 at 21:50

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...

Thanks!
Pam


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RE: What can I build with trusses?

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


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RE: What can I build with trusses?

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


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RE: What can I build with trusses?

Awesome link jeannespines!
Some really great stuff there


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