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Easy Steps for Installing a Simple Handrail

Easy Steps for Installing a Simple Handrail

If you know anything about Pittsburgh, you know that there are lots of hills. With hills comes stairs. 

My brother recently moved from PA to NY. At his old house, he had an old rusted out threaded railing in his back yard. This railing needed to be replaced so that he could better sell his house. Having no experience in railings, he reached out to me for help.


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Build a Steel Hockey Goal: Complete DIY Plans

Build a Steel Hockey Goal: Complete DIY Plans

When the weather cools down and the leaves change on the trees, for me it’s hockey season!

If you are like me, you have spent $50-$100 on building PVC hockey goals in the past. We all know that it only takes one good slap shot off the post for that thing to shatter. You then find yourself purchasing that same net year after year.

Residing in Upstate New York, the weather gets cold and PVC hockey goals do not fare well in these conditions. The fittings come loose, the net rips, the goal moves every time you bump it or hit a hard shot. However, to purchase a quality hockey goal will cost you in the neighborhood of $350-$400!

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