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Old 06-17-21, 08:27 PM
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i need that bike! & space to store it.
Cant store bikes in my garage - kids forget to close the garage door. Had a bike stolen and now moved them into my closet. Its full of 4 bikes, my clothes and now my wife and daughter started putting clothes in there.
There's your problem - never, ever open your garage door. I haven't opened mine in years.
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Old 06-17-21, 08:29 PM
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Incorrect.

wut
yep.... walkin closet. I don't have as many clothes and my biking clothes are in a dresser with my tshirts.
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Old 06-17-21, 08:31 PM
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There's your problem - never, ever open your garage door. I haven't opened mine in years.
they do not listen to me, anymore.
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I haven't opened mine in years.
wut
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Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
wut
This is California. Almost nobody parks in their garage.
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Originally Posted by sshakari View Post
i need that bike! & space to store it.
Cant store bikes in my garage - kids forget to close the garage door. Had a bike stolen and now moved them into my closet. Its full of 4 bikes, my clothes and now my wife and daughter started putting clothes in there.
Time to man up and reclaim your space. SMH





















Back in a minute. My wife is telling me to get busy with the laundry.
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Originally Posted by genejockey View Post
This is California. Almost nobody parks in their garage.
Weird.
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Originally Posted by genejockey View Post
This is California. Almost nobody parks in their garage.
That's what the garage is for.
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Originally Posted by sshakari View Post
yep.... walkin closet. I don't have as many clothes and my biking clothes are in a dresser with my tshirts.
Weird II.
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That's what the garage is for.
Indeed.

I came home yesterday to find my daughter’s car in one of my garage spots while she was visiting. Wut?
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Wut?
Improper format.
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I'm guessing that, to the extent it's true, that housing in parts of CA is so expense that people need the garage space to store their junk.

Sadly, they show HGTV on the TV in the infusion room. This morning I got to see 2+ hours of a flipping show filmed in SoCal. Those prices are cray cray.
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That's what the garage is for.
Exactly! The garage is for not parking in.
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Slow morning. Everyone must be....?
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Originally Posted by Mojo31 View Post
Indeed.

I came home yesterday to find my daughter’s car in one of my garage spots while she was visiting. Wut?
Who the **** does she think she Is?
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Another successful mowing. I must enjoy them while I can. Autumn looms.
You realize it's not even officially summer yet, right? Try to get a grip. TTGAG
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Who the **** does she think she Is?
I know! I had to park in the street like a visitor.
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Mojo, wife got my another pair of bibs for father’s day. I knew you were concerned.
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There's your problem - never, ever open your garage door. I haven't opened mine in years.

My wife put a camera in the garage facing outside with my bikes in clear view. I was so paranoid about leaving the garage door open almost everytime we left the house I would turn around and go make sure that the doors were shut.
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My wife put a camera in the garage facing outside with my bikes in clear view. I was so paranoid about leaving the garage door open almost everytime we left the house I would turn around and go make sure that the doors were shut.
You need a smart garage door, so that your OCD will only have you looking at your phone incessantly, rather than doubling back home to check.
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You need a smart garage door, so that your OCD will only have you looking at your phone incessantly, rather than doubling back home to check.
i can check the camera on my phone.
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My wife put a camera in the garage facing outside with my bikes in clear view. I was so paranoid about leaving the garage door open almost everytime we left the house I would turn around and go make sure that the doors were shut.
I'm glad to hear that I'm not alone.
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Mojo, wife got my another pair of bibs for father’s day. I knew you were concerned.
I'll sleep better at night now. Thanks for letting me know.
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i can check the camera on my phone.
But can you *close* the door with your phone? You need this, man.... right after a power meter.
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