As we’re writing this, the first freeze of the year is hitting the Carolina coast. By the time this hits the newsstands, it will be winter. If you live in a place that gets walloped with frigid conditions, you’ve probably learned to make the chilly season project-catch-up time. Over the course of each winter, we’ve spent countless cold nights in the garage with nothing but a small space heater and grand ambitions to keep us wrenching through the evening hours.