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#1 grnspot110 OFFLINE  

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Posted January 11, 2016 - 04:25 PM

My day didn't start out well this morning!  I went to the shop , fired the stove & cleaned the ash pan, apparently, I dropped a hot coal.  I looked out a 1/2 hour or so later to see flickering behind the shop.  Checked it, called the Fire Department, but all they could do was hold it down.  Pictures 2016 007.JPG  Pictures 2016 009.JPG  Pictures 2016 011.JPG   Pictures 2016 012.JPG  Pictures 2016 013.JPG

 

It's insured & will be replaced, the basic building as soon as I can, then I'll do the inside work myself, replacing tools as needed.  Don't expect insurance to cover everything & many of the tools are older, but I won't replace everything.


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 04:29 PM

Wow, thats nasty. Sorry for your loss. Almost burnt my garage down a month ago. No tractors in there was there?

 

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Posted January 11, 2016 - 04:38 PM

Wow, thats nasty. Sorry for your loss. Almost burnt my garage down a month ago. No tractors in there was there?

 

Noel

Fortunately, nothing I can't replace!  Mostly woodworking tools & supplies.


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 04:54 PM

Man that's rough.  Sorry for your loss but at least nobody got hurt and the fire didn't spread elsewhere.  Hope you are back up and running soon.


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 04:55 PM

Wow sorry for the bad luck. Hope the best for you.
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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:05 PM

Wow, Sorry to here!! But I am glad no one was hurt! And glad to here you have insurance.


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:08 PM

Sorry for your loss. Hope your insurance covers it. Around here a lot will not cover wood structure out buildings with wood burner. 


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:16 PM

Wow. Sorry to hear this. Hope you can get back up and going soon. Good luck.                                                                                                    Roger


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:24 PM

 Wholly crap LG!!!   I would definately call that a bad day.  :(

 

Sometimes its good to see some old co-workers but thats taking it entirely too far!!!  :wallbanging:


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:25 PM

Oh man! That's worse than what I call a bad day. I'm sorry for you.
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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:26 PM

Geez I hate to hear/see this Lowell.  But nobody hurt and you had insurance to cover at least the building.  Maybe it'll end up feeling somewhat as a blessing when you get a brand new building up.  I know how devastating it feels to see your own building burn down.


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:26 PM

THAT IS MY  biggest  fear , my wife made me insure my shop and contents , Man I just hate to see that . sorry for your loss.


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:38 PM

I'm sorry for your loss and thankful no one was hurt. Hope your new shop works out good for you.


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:38 PM

Sorry to see this post, Lowell! I hope the replacement goes well!


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Posted January 11, 2016 - 05:50 PM

You had just gotten that chair comfy too. :(

(Trying to lighten the situation, really sorry about the fire.)
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