Build this handy boot scraper yourself in less than two hours. Now you can clean your muddy boots hands-free and help keep your entryway clean. Works great on snow clogged boots as well.
By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine:October 2008
Ordinary doormats simply can't
handle serious muck, but you can
clean out packed dirt from even the
deepest boot treads with this boot
scraper made from 2x4s.
Use stiff-bristle brushes—either
“bilevel” brushes or deck scrub brushes.
You may need to cut off part of the
handle so the brush will lie flat.
Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
Best to use treated wood or cedar for outdoor durability.
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