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We almost gave up!



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Our woodworking solution for crafting the Perfect Tiny Home Office for Our Boat Restoration

In our relentless pursuit to optimize every inch of our 34" salvage sailboat, we faced a daunting challenge: fitting the world's smallest home office and command center into a tiny corner of our vessel. As we delved into the woodworking dilemma, frustration loomed, and we wondered if we were asking too much from this limited space. However, just when we were on the verge of giving up, a simple idea sparked a breakthrough.

With meticulous precision our talented carpenters, Fernando and Eduardo completed the storage areas for the backrest, showcasing their craftsmanship and attention to detail. But the true test awaited them: transforming our side bench into a 90-degree desk chair without resorting to complex or cumbersome solutions. We sought a DIY approach that offered both functionality and ease of use, without reinventing the wheel or breaking the bank. And in this quest for simplicity, we discovered an ingenious solution – drawer pulls!

Mounted cleverly on a slide-out U-shaped mechanism, our pull-out backrest, enhanced with a cushion for comfort, proved to be the perfect answer to our woodworking conundrum. The versatility and convenience it offered exceeded our expectations, and we couldn't be more thrilled with the results. The creativity and ingenuity displayed by our talented carpenters brought a sense of triumph and satisfaction, as we found an elegant and practical solution that aligned with our vision.

With this obstacle overcome, we now forge ahead, determined to complete our boat interior. Although there is still a long road ahead, we are invigorated by the progress we have made and the endless possibilities that lie before us. The transformation of our humble sailboat into a functional and inviting living space is a testament to the power of innovation and the unwavering commitment to completing our boat restoration project.

We invite you to join us on this exhilarating journey and witness the remarkable solutions we develop along the way. Your thoughts and feedback are invaluable as we continue to explore and refine our boat's interior design. Stay tuned to discover the remarkable creativity and problem-solving that shape our sailboat restoration, and let us know what you think of our innovative solution. Together, we can make the most of every inch and create a space that embodies both practicality and ingenuity.

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