Shop Setup

Article - October 3, 2007

If you are setting up shop for the first time, or just rearranging things for more efficiency, these links will be very useful to you. I’d like to thank Gina over at for providing us with the links.

Smart Shop in a One-Car Garage– Space-saving solutions for a small work area

A Layout Kit for Small Shops– Modeling in two or three dimensions is a lot easier than moving around your heavy machinery to get a shop plan you like. By: John Yurko

Workshop Tour: An Efficient Garage Workshop
-With wheel-mounted tools and cabinets, a two-car garage transforms into a versatile workshop

Rock-Solid Plywood Bench
-Build this simple but versatile workbench in a weekend for less than $250. And you don’t need a jointer or planer. By: Cecil Braeden

An Island Workshop– A central island for power tools, work surfaces, and dust collection makes the most of this two-car garage shop. With Alan DeVilbiss

All About Lumber Storage

All about Tool Storage