How to Build an Ice Fishing Shelter on Budget
Keeping warm while ice fishing is next to impossible on some days unless you have a good shelter.
The Keys to Keeping Warm on the Ice
Keeping warm is all about getting your feet off the ice, getting out of the wind on sunny days, and using a portable heater on cold, windy, overcast days.
Sand and water - as far as the eye can see.
At this point, feel free to apply any weather-sealing products and paint you like; the better they are, the longer your lean-to will last. You should also go around all the edges with some silicone caulk and seal up any spots where wind and rain can get in.
This is a fun project that one person can easily do over a weekend. It can function as a lean-to on sunny winter days to help break the wind and get your feet off the ice or as a complete shelter for lousy days. You can customize and modify this design to your liking.
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