This is the cleanest the garage has looked in a bit. The new paneling does not seem to match the old but a coat of stain will blend nicely.
No the post is not structural now. The guys forgot to take it with them. They will be back.
The last item to put into storage - the dresser. It actually is one big tool box - full of nails, pruners, hammer, etc. Waiting for our friend Ed to give me a hand getting it stowed away.