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Tired of tripping over stuff in your garage? AsktheBuilder.com founder Tim Carter will show you how to build your own dream shed.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    Get access to a live webcam feed of the shed being built.

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    Pledge US$ 15 or more About US$ 15

    Three official AsktheBuilder.com SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION DIY Shed project carpenter's pencils you use to build your shed + webcam access + your name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website that's linked to from each video in the series.

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    An official AsktheBuilder.com SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION DIY Shed project hat + carpenter's pencils + webcam access + name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website.

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    The SPECIAL EDITION LIMITED SUPPLY AsktheBuilder.com DIY Shed T-shirt, (extra soft, HIGH quality) + hat + carpenter's pencils + webcam access + name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website.

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    The plans for this exact shed. If you want a larger or smaller shed, just adjust the dimensions to fit what you need. Real prints that you can use. Delivered to you electronically as a pdf file. Includes numerous details and cross sections. Includes material list as well + hat + carpenter's pencils + webcam access + name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website.

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    The entire video series of the shed-building process delivered as a digital download + T-shirt + exact plans as a digital download + hat + carpenter's pencils + webcam access + name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website. Remember, each of the 30 ebooks that contain the videos, once complete, is going to sell for $7 at my website. This is a HUGE value. Do the math!

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    Half-hour phone call and/or Skype (for Canadian and International backers) with me answering your shed-building questions + entire video series digital download + T-shirt + exact plans as a digital download + hat + carpenter's pencils + webcam access + name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website.

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    Concrete Pier one-day workshop showing concrete pier placement and pouring the piers. Lunch is included + T-shirt and hat. If you can't make it, you get a DVD of the entire workshop and what was covered. You provide transportation to/from and lodging. If three or more show up, I take you to dinner. You also get the sweet pencils + webcam access + name on ridge beam + name on video credits page at my website.

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    Subfloor Framing one-day workshop showing how to frame the subfloor, connect it to the piers, install floor joists and floor sheathing. Lunch is included +T-shirt and hat. If you can't make it, you get a DVD of the entire workshop and what was covered. You provide transportation to/from and lodging. If three or more show up, I take you to dinner. You also get the sweet pencils + webcam access + name on ridge beam + name on video credits page at my website.

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    Wall Framing one-day workshop showing how to frame the shed walls including framing door and window openings. Lunch is included + T-shirt and hat. If you can't make it, you get a DVD of the entire workshop and what was covered. You provide transportation to/from and lodging. If three or more show up, I take you to dinner. You also get the sweet pencils + webcam access + name on ridge beam + name on video credits page at my website.

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    Roof Framing two-day workshop showing how to frame the simple gable roof with overhangs. Day two includes hip and valley roof construction. Lunch is included + T-shirt and hat. If you can't make it, you get a DVD of the entire workshop and what was covered. You provide transportation to/from and lodging. If three or more show up, I take you to dinner. You also get the sweet pencils + webcam access + name on ridge beam + name on video credits page at my website.

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    Pledge US$ 2,000 or more About US$ 2,000

    Do you live within 125 miles of Meredith, NH? If so, I'll come to your house and consult with you about your shed for four hours. If you live farther away, we negotiate to compensate for added travel cost, time, lodging, food and ground transport. Also included is the entire video series digital download + T-shirt + exact plans as a digital download + hat + carpenter's pencils + webcam access + name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website.

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    Pledge US$ 4,000 or more About US$ 4,000

    You come to the shed job site for five days, after you fill out a notarized Accidental Death and Injury Waiver of course, and work with me building the shed. We tape videos together that validate to the world you're a goddess or god in the AsktheBuilder.com lore. The videos are permanently archived on AsktheBuilder.com for all of time allowing you to prove your prowess. You get the T-shirt, hat, a spiffy new tool belt, plenty of pencils - you'll need them - and lot's of food and drink. Bring a bathing suit. We'll be swimming in the lake each afternoon. You can fish too if you like or kayak.

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    Large 3-foot x 12-foot full color banner in view of the live web cam for the duration of the project. Perfect for companies that want to sponsor the project. Includes two mentions in the AsktheBuilder.com newsletter that is delivered to 100K consumers each week. Exclusivity is offered for each category first come first served. Your company name and a link to your website is in each ebook. You supply the banner. I hang it. You can have webcam access if you want and much of the other loot offered above.

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    Pledge US$ 10,000 About US$ 10,000

    Official Platinum Sponsor of the Shed Project. You get the premiere banner location - the entire overhead garage door space - 6 feet wide by 7 feet tall. Includes three mentions in the AsktheBuilder.com newsletter that is delivered to 100K consumers each week. Exclusivity is offered on a first come first served basis along with the five other banners in the $5K package. Your company name and a link to your website is in each ebook. You supply the large banner that goes at the garage door. I hang the banner. You can have webcam access if you want and much of the other loot offered above. I'll also offer to tape a special Thank You video for your company after the shed's complete giving you a tour - or I can sing you a song. Choose wisely and go for the video.

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    EARLYBIRD SPECIAL! You get the entire video series digital download - for $1 per ebook, each one containing *multiple* videos. That's like 50 cents or less for each video! Each of the 30 ebooks, once complete, is going to retail for $7 at my website. See what a fantastic value this is? Said best by Napoleon Dynamite, "Lucky!" If this Pledge is Sold Out, go down to the $95 Pledge. That one includes swag and is also a Huge Value.

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    Milwaukee 2630-22 18-volt 6.5-inch Cordless Saw Used on this job. Brand new at the start. Autographed by me + entire video series digital download + T-shirt + exact plans as a digital download + hat + carpenter's pencils + webcam access + name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website.

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    The scale model of this shed project that you saw in the video. I'll autograph it if you want. It will be shipped to you with tender loving care + entire video series digital download + T-shirt + exact plans as a digital download + hat + carpenter's pencils + webcam access + name inscribed on the ridge beam + your name on video credits page at my website. Canada and International bidders, you need to tack on at least $40 US to cover the extra shipping.

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