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Here you can find some projects my family has helped me with... like making our very own backyard rink :)

Building our Homemade Zamboni
By: Rebecca Kerscher | Added: 21 January 2018 | Updated: 12 January 2020
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QOTD: Let new adventures begin! ~Unknown

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Building a zamboni or "homeboni" is very simple. We used 1 inch PVC pipe. Glued it together in the shape you see in the picture.


Once you hook a hose to it, you just need to adjust the water to the right amount. The right amount is very hard to know. We put one hole in the top T so we could easily see the water flow. After a few trials we know how much to adjust based on the top hole. On our homeboni we adjust until the water lands on the outside ...

Making Our Backyard Rink
By: Rebecca Kerscher | Added: 7 January 2018 | Updated: 12 January 2020
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QOTD: Like a sandcastle, all is temporary. Build it, tend it, enjoy it. And when the time comes let it go. ~Jack Kornfield



Every year we make a ice rink in our yard. Here's how!


Materials:
16 2x8x10 boards
30x50 Tarp (preferably white)
25 2 foot rebars
Wood screws
Miscellaneous boards
Lots and lots of water

Directions:
Step One - Set up your boards making sure they are aligned.
Step Two - Use miscellaneous boards to screw together the outline.
Step Three - Pound in 1 to ...
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