Building A Slide Slide Slippty Slide

Go on, hit play then continue to scroll on down…the tracks makes excellent background while reading about a slide slide slippty slide. My apologies if you are not a big Coolio fan. But seriously, how could you not be? The man is genius.

http://youtu.be/yl76xjcnkbA

Now that we got Coolio crankin’ let’s start off with the pic that Joe sent me on his design idea:

The ladder should hold your weight.

The ladder should hold your weight.

A couple of days later, Joe showed up with his crew and got down to work:

Gotta make it strong enough for fatty.

Keith ponders how to make it strong enough for Fatty McButterpants

Slide Build 002

Caulking the inside

Caulking the inside

All Done!

All Done!

Oh, while Joe and Keith were building the slide on one side of the deck, Laurie was busy painting the deck:

Who is going to pick up that paint can?

Who is going to pick up that paint can?

Deck Paint 002

All Painted and Slide done

Almost all Painted and Slide done

Madaghan Approved!

Madaghan Approved!

After the painting was completed, the slide Madaghan approved, we added a patio heater for night swimming and a deck shelter for shade and wine consuming. Here is our deck today:

Lake O'Shea

Lake O’Shea

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4 Comments on “Building A Slide Slide Slippty Slide”

  1. Eugene says:

    SO EXCITED!!! The deck looks great.

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  2. shoes says:

    Looking good – and the Coolio playing in the background really added to the whole reading experience. 🙂

    Like


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