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Month: October 2017

And now for electrical

And now for electrical

I struggled with where to put the lighting as I really don’t have a solid track plan yet.  Of course, this is the next step that is needing to be completed.  Drywall can not go up until electrical is done.  I decided to go with LED “disc” lights.  They are decent priced and look nice.  What that decided it was time to decide how many.  I figured more is better…so 6 it is!  I added wiring for two outlets on…

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Walls are up!

Walls are up!

With the walls framed, it was time to put some sides and a top on.  I used regular particle board as it was just garage on the exterior.  That allows me to easily use it for garage stuff (hanging junk everywhere, right?)  At this point my plan was to start using the storage on top.  That did not happen….now to start the interior!

Ready set go!

Ready set go!

For years, and many houses, I have wanted a room to build a layout.  Everytime a room opened up, a new kid came along.  Over the years the layout dream dwindled until a friend from long ago visited and asked about trains.  My mind started going and next thing I know I was building a room in the corner of the garage.   I have no real plans yet, other than this is the amount of room I can take from…

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