Time Required: A long weekend
Difficulty: Expert

Necessity is the brother of all invention and there’s nothing that we need more than a workshop at the cottage. The biggest challenge is going to be figuring out how to make this massive two-and-a-half ton repurposed shipping container fit into the natural surroundings.

Project Steps

Step 7

Unable to get the plasma cutter going, we resorted to Plan B: an angle grinder. We wore out quite a few cutting wheels and suffered tiny burns all over our arms but we got the job done. Instead of cutting straight across the top, we left little tabs to give us attachment points for the header of the door frame.


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