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Archive for Lean Homes

When Woodworking Tools meet Gardening Tools

Paul Akers uses creativity and FastCap tools to make hedging fun and easy.

For more information on FastCap’s 3rd Hand HD, visit our website.

For more information on the Maruyama M42BK, visit their website.

Kaizen Foam in the Kitchen

Patrick Molzahn sent us this video showing how he used Kaizen Foam to help organize his kitchen. Looking good!

FastCap’s Label System

Paul responds to questions from his Home Shop video (https://youtu.be/TG6QMFexLwg) providing more information about FastCap Labels.

For more information on these products, go to these links:
Erasable Kaizen Labels
Fastcaps (various sized labels)

Lean at my Home Woodshop

Paul Aker always says the real litmus test for whether you get Lean is whether you do it at home. So he takes us on a tour of his home shop.

Have you fixed sometime that bugs you today?

Ashley Bailey, of Klime-Ezee, sent us this video showing how he used FastCap’s Kaizen Foam and SpeedTape to fix what bugs him.

Paul Akers’s 2015 Year End Message

Paul Akers discusses the nitty-gritty of lean at his house. A true confession for more 3S’ing (Sweep, Sort & Standardize) and quality.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Shower Tile Magnets

Greg Glebe, of Xylem Design, sent us this video showing how he used magnets (and 2P-10) to hang his sundries in the shower. Very tricky!

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I Lost 242 lbs in ONE day!

Mark Rosenberger sent us this video and said, “2 Second LEAN makes a difference at our household! Finding Waste and Fixing what BUGS us. My home office BUGS me!”

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Lean Remote Control

Thomas Riner, of Fancy Hill Farms, sent us this video showing how, even on vacation from the farm, they still find a way to be lean.

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1st Lean Improvement Video

Laura adds Kaizen Foam to her office draw and makes her first 2 Second Lean video to show the results. What will be your first 2 Second Lean Improvement?

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