Stop looking for that perfect piece of art: convert that big empty wall into a rock climbing training wall!
OK, you probably wouldn't choose to build this in your living room, but a basement or garage might be the perfect place for a climbing wall.
Building your own rock climbing wall
is a great way get exercise and improve your climbing skills, but this project isn't for the faint of heart. First, you'll want to carefully design the wall, taking into consideration your space constraints, your skill level, and your skill goals.
has a full list of tools and materials, along with detailed construction instructions. This project isn't for amateur builders, but if you have the experience to take it on, you'll have the coolest garage on the block.