The garage is an often cramped and dusty mess, filled with last year’s Christmas decorations and random boxes labeled, “1989.” With the maker movement in full swing, folks everywhere are channeling their inner craftsman and trying their hands at ‘making’ instead of buying. However, we can all agree the living room is likely not the best place to sand, drill or tinker with electronics.
That leaves us with the one location that’s technically indoors, but also agreeably outdoorsy enough to be considered a great place for a workshop, the garage. While your garage is likely not in a state to be worked in currently, with a few easy improvements and some gear ideal for building, crafting and fixing, you’ll be a genuine ‘maker’ in no time. Following is a list of key steps to make the transformation in as little time as a weekend:
The first and possibly most obvious step is cleaning:
If you’re looking for additional tips and advice on lighting and powering up the workshop of your dreams, head to your local Batteries Plus Bulbs to consult the experts. Not sure where the closest store location is? Find out at www.batteriesplus.com.
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