Good luck with your basement. I hope you do a better job with setting up a workflow than I did. I just did it hodge podge, thinking my area was too small to really organize, and it's a mess. It's hard to find stuff when I need it, and always a source of frustration that gets in the way of wanting to go down there to work. . . . so instead I stay up here and work on this network! I feel a major reorganization looming.
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If you just want to spout off, it is best accomplished as a blog posting. If you want to get more guidance and ideas from other members, ask a question as a new discussion topic. In the upper right corner of the lists for both types of posting, you will find an "+Add " button. Clicking it will open an editor where you create your posting. 4/16/2014