I have an apt with a really tiny patio. How can I make it feel like home without permanent changes?
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
Our central air conditioning unit was placed on our patio and is just an eyesore. Too costly to have it moved. Any clever ideas?
Removed a 27 ft above ground pool (not replacing it) and now need suggestions on what to do with this deck, it's attached to a larger deck that is attached to the hou... See more
Carpets, even the open weave plastic kind just don't work out well for the balcony on the beach condo but the plain concrete is well...just too plain. How might I pai... See more
Behind my pool is a stretch that slopes down (sharp drop off past it) and is horizontal not vertical. Trying to figure out what to do with that area?
I have a small porch on the back of my townhome ... basically a concrete slab 44" x 18'. The western sun shines in the afternoon on the left side and looking for idea... See more
I have a leaking rough looking fountain in my yard that I would love to improve. Any ideas about what I can do with it would be appreciated. Resurface? Tile it? Mosai... See more
I have a detached garage I would like to finish walls inside. It’s unheated and not insulated. Will wall board be ok with plaster or will that crack in the winter? ... See more
How do I improve a cement patio that collects leaves and pine needles that leave marks on the cement?
I want to turn our garage into a sewing studio. The problem is that the garage is not insulated so it’s too hot in summer and too cold in winter. What can I do to m... See more
Under our tree hanging and our stand feeders there is so much seed dropped and the grass is gone from the birds pecking for seed. Is there a ground cover or stone or ... See more
I have a small space and live in Florida which is extremely hot, and I will love to be able to enjoy outside moments with my two liitle girls. I want to create a smal... See more
Looking for ideas to make our dirty looking concrete patio look like wood flooring. Thanks to all you talented Do-It-Yourselfers!!
I went to lowes to get outdoor roll up shade and i can't find 64 inches
So we got tired of pool maintenance and took out the pool but now we don’t know what to do with this HUGE hole in the middle of the deck! Please help!
if there were any ideas as to what I can do, short of having windows installed, to protect the furniture and inside of the screened in patio.
I have five of these glass light shades that I bought a thrift store. I am in the processing of redoing my covered patio in different shades of blue. I need suggestio... See more
We have a concrete slab behind our house (built in 1960's) that is not large enough, not clean looking, and not very useful. I would love to update it, but we are ne... See more
Need helping thinking of an idea for my back porch? Trying to extend the patio out and put a lounging area... any suggestions?
The deck was properly prepped, cleane with the proper cleaner and the deck over just will not stay on the wood. What do I do now?
The squirrels were gnawing on the wires of outdoor lights, over our deck.