Wannabe Master Craftsman

Building Pumpkin’s Nursery – Part 2

With the bigger painting job out of the way, it was time to concentrate on the deco wall. The first order of business was...

Daniel Verastiqui
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Building Pumpkin’s Nursery – Part 1

When Dom and I bought our house two years ago, we made sure to include a couple of extra rooms to grow our family....

Daniel Verastiqui
2 min read

DIY Gladiator Garageworks Mini-rails

After viewing April Wilkerson’s French Cleat System video, I thought to myself maybe this is the excuse I need to finally get...

Daniel Verastiqui
2 min read

BSIY Fold-down Workbench

Oh, Saturdays. Is there anything better than a Saturday with nothing else to do? You wake up, cook yourself some chorizo and eggs, pop...

Daniel Verastiqui
4 min read

BSIY Mirror Frames

When Dom and I built a new home last year, we had this idea of using pre-framed mirrors in our bathrooms. We asked the...

Daniel Verastiqui
3 min read

BSIY (Highway to the) Drop Zone

As mentioned at the end of BSIY Elevated Garden, Dom and I have been working on a Drop Zone for the area just inside...

Daniel Verastiqui
4 min read

BSIY Elevated Garden Bed

When it comes to making decisions at 36, I typically opt for the choice that doesn’t require me to bend or kneel. Thus, when it...

Daniel Verastiqui
3 min read