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Acme Rents for your Next Summer Event

Winter is over, and the cold air is starting to calm down. For a town like Grand Forks, that means it’s time to get ready for the farmers market, the block parties, and any other outside events that happen throughout the Spring and Summer seasons. But setting up can be difficult, dangerous, and stressful, for…

How To Build A Modern Picnic Table

Building a Modern Outdoor Picnic Table Add a bit of style and sturdiness to your outdoor patio with this build from Johnny Brooke from Crafter Workshop. This build initially used Ipe, a tropical hardwood from Brazil. If you can order that type of wood go for it but you could also substitute for pressure treated…

How to Build Modern Barstools

 Making Modern Barstools Since moving into my home seven years ago, I’ve been meaning to build a set of barstools for my kitchen island. I’ve waited long enough, so let’s build a set! The modern barstools were designed to fit my 43” island. So if you are going to reference this build for your…

Push Mower Buying Guide

 How to Choose a Walk-Behind Mower Now that spring is upon us, grass is growing faster every day. Whether you’re a homeowner or opening your own lawn care business, cutting grass will soon be at least a weekly chore.  There is a very wide variety of lawn mowers that it might be a little…

B.E.R.G.S. Fuel Extender Buying Guide

Extend Your Generator’s Runtime Whether it’s for fun or for work if you need power you want to make sure it can last. Most generators can last between three to eight hours on a single tank, and those don’t usually pass a gallon. Constantly refilling it at hour intervals can be a hassle. So what…