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Do you keep your garage/workplace clean

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by 07TacoRidah, Dec 8, 2009.

  1. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:29 PM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    Do you? I noticed that after a while of working on cars/trucks/suvs, I have started to become an a$$hole about where and when people use my tools. How long my family can borrow them for and where they have to put them back. I have seen my friends and it's a nasty mess compared to his fathers. Another one of my friends is semi neat about things, he does all the work and such but cleans up a little and then cleans up the rest the next day.

    Do you keep your spot clean? Or do you not really care where things are or where they are placed after usage? I am trying to see if I am honestly the only person that gets all worked up about it all.
     
  2. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:31 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Enforcer

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    getting there....
    i plan on keeping mine clean and organized....once i get everything settled in from moving and all. i like to know where all my shit is without having to hunt all over hell for it.
     
  3. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:38 PM
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    mntbiker2008

    mntbiker2008 First I derp.. then I herp

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    my area in the garage is kept somewhat organized. right now, its a mess because of a recent project but i can still find things pretty easily.
     
  4. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:44 PM
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    yotarob2005

    yotarob2005 Kiss My IFS

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    I don't mind making a mess, but I always pice up my stuff when I am finished with whatever I am workning on. I'd say that I keep my stuff pretty neat. I will loan a tool to anyone once, but the second time for very few people.
     
  5. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:46 PM
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    Brunes

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    I have to keep my garage neat- It's too small for me to make a real mess. I don't have tape outlines and foam cutouts like the helo mechs do...but everything has a place and if that's where I put it...That's where it should be.
     
  6. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:15 PM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    so I'm not really a jerk for being like that right? I thought about having the tape outlines so that when people do put a tool back they know where to put it instead of asking me all the time, "where did this go?" "you that thing with the metal, where is that supposed to be?" It bugs because they just got the damn thing from the tool box and it's not rocket science.
     
  7. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:28 PM
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    LostRebel

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    My garage is a shithole at the moment. I am somewhat of a pack-rat on a good day, and on bad days I use my or my wife's bay for various projects. I'm just finishing a remodeling job on my house, and I've been parked outside for three months because my bay is full of siding, wood, insulation and equipment. Not only can't I park my truck out of the weather, I can't get at my snow plow to clean the driveway without spending a half day moving crap around. However, in another week, the majority of crap will be installed on the house and the bay will be accessible. Still cluttered, but usable.

    My shop also, and routinely, looks like a mess and gets thoroughly cleaned or organized only a couple times a year ... maybe. In between cleanings I pretty much know where everything is, and as long as I can get my work done I'm not overly concerned with appearances.
     
  8. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:39 PM
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    DOERanger

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    I shadowboxed my shit on the walls. Clean is the way to go.
     
  9. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:54 PM
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    JTaco386

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    Keep it clean and organized....hate to stress out if I can't find something.
     
  10. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:57 PM
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    nighthawk87

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    pics pics pics,,, come on people
     
  11. Dec 8, 2009 at 8:12 PM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    nice, I wish I had some foam for my tools. Makes things easier to place in the tool box, you literally have to be retarded not to know where things fit. In my garage (will post pictures tomorrow), there's not room to park anything. There's a bunch of boxes all over the place. Not to mention my shed is waiting to collapse. I will post on that also, I have some ideas, but it involves a lot of cement and removing a lot of things from the corner of the yard. Hopefully I can get it done and put things I need in there.
     
  12. Dec 8, 2009 at 8:16 PM
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    Hoyal

    Hoyal Whiskey bent and hell bound.

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  13. Dec 8, 2009 at 9:42 PM
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    07TacoRidah

    07TacoRidah [OP] SHHHH, this is interesting

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    :eek::cool:
     
  14. Dec 8, 2009 at 9:45 PM
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    Lol I know when my GF moves something in my garage.
     
  15. Dec 10, 2009 at 8:01 AM
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    i clean it but then it gets dirty again ... my mom is a junk collector she always needs everything from everywhere and it ends up in my garrage all the time
     
  16. Dec 10, 2009 at 9:17 AM
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    95SLE Starting to get cold outside

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    Are you happy with the floor?

    Setup looks nice.
     
  18. Dec 10, 2009 at 9:36 AM
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    yotarob2005

    yotarob2005 Kiss My IFS

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    My wife & I both park in the garage so I only have room for my basic tools that I need for working on or washing our trucks. Most of my tools are in my back yard work shop. Here are a few pics of the shed I call my shop.

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