my bird bath bowl is cement. It's pitted and ugly on the inside. I'd love to do a mosaic design but what materials to use? Would painting it make more sense? The ... See more
They’re in the front of our house. Approximately four feet wide. They won’t sustain ANY plants. What can I do so they’re not an eyesore?
The cement is uneven colored ( dark and light ) from dirt. Should this be cleaned first before staining. Also how does stain hold up and does it have to be redone eve... See more
I need some low cost suggestions to beautify this pergola and maintain privacy after the vines and branches are removed. Thanks for any ideas you can give me!
Because of health issues we were not able to stain the deck. It is worn and cracked but not real bad. Wondering if there is something to do without replacing the bo... See more
Can anyone post some pics of patio bamboo for privacy? I kind of tired of my blinds. Thanks.P.S. Sorry for the fuzzy pic
Porch 4' x 20'. 4' section hot afternoon sun. Sun protect area?
My outdoor porch has two cedar posts and trim that the builder insisisted needed a stain to protect it. I tried to choose a color that most resembled natural cedar, ... See more
I have a lot of California native plants in my front yard and many people ask what my plants are (I live on a corner). Is there a simple, economical way to create p... See more
How can we turn an open deck into a screened sunroom?
I would like to lay a bricks border around my lawn, wan
This is my small back yard. On a small disabled veteran budget and German Shepards being trained, we need ideas on how to make it NOT look like a prison. We love rel... See more
I‘m looking for an alternative to wood. Need to keep concrete in place as we can’t afford to replace it.
we are building our cottage ant to build a enclosed Storage area for my generator under the side deck stairs at the cottage but not sure how to. The deck posts is abo... See more
When my deck was built, it was in a rush. It was built too small 8x8 ft and has no gazebo or pergola over it. The umbrellas get lifted up by the wind. No place to att... See more
I live in a condo which has a small outdoor patio. I want to add a tile floor to the patio. Is it better to use a small tile or large tile? What kind of tile is b... See more
Small front porch- thinking of glueing down flat rocks instead of just painting cement. Advice?
we we're blessed with a large number of pavers in various sizes. Physically it would be hard to dig out, level with dirt, add sand & then the pavers. We want to build... See more
We just moved to new home patio doors have vertical blinds -- HATE them. I need ideas on what to do. I still want my privacy but also light to get in for my plants. T... See more