NECESSITY IS THE MOTHER OF INVENTION

Introduction: NECESSITY IS THE MOTHER OF INVENTION

About: In my shop I have a name for hammer, saw, and plier. The saw is Tess, the hammer's Joe, and Glumdalclitch is the plier. Yes, I'm brillig, and my slithy toves still gyre and gimble in the wabe. With that, le…

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Step 1: NECESSITY IS THE MOTHER OF INVENTION

This is Plato to whom this quote is attributed.

Step 2: HERE IS SOME DAMAGED SIDING

When Wifey and I bought this house this damage to the vinyl siding was hidden behind a board. so one day I removed the board and this is what I found. The previous owners had kept their BBQ too close.

Step 3: YOU CAN'T MATCH SIDING

Siding that's been up for a while exposed to the elements is virtually impossible to match. Even if you had a piece of the original it would no longer be the same color. So out of necessity....

Step 4: NECESSITY IS ....

Hey, since I Bar-B-Q myself, why not hide the damage with a functional addition.

MY MOTTO: I never have a problem, I only have a challenge.......

Thanks, Plato

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    2 Comments

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    Brokk Hrafnsson
    Brokk Hrafnsson

    3 years ago

    Invention is the necessity of a mother.

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    Kink Jarfold
    Kink Jarfold

    Reply 3 years ago

    A stitch in time saves a whole lot of sowing.