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  1. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    What is a good self tapping screw for securing wood to metal? My wife and I are going to get a carport put in, and then turn it into a chicken house. She wants the outside decked for that rustic barn look. The local lowes store sells a 5/4 X 10 decking board...
  2. General Discussion
    This is a cool video about a house that is being built 100% with products that are made in America. http://cdnapi.kaltura.com/index.php/kwidget/wid/0_04vzdsr5/uiconf_id/5590821
  3. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    This is to compliment dillgaf's thread. Here are some other alternate building materials and methods, some used for 100's of years, and some more modern from materials while they are still available. Adobe / mud bricks Brick making machine or press Eco dome More modern material...
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