I have made some drapery for our deck since we face west. The material is canvas drop cloth, so it is light enough, that when the wind blows, it just billows! Any ide... See more
Our backyard has gorgeous trees and plants but since there is no electricity back there it is very dark at night and can't see anything.. How do we bring in electric... See more
Since we just had our deck pressure-washed, we decided to apply Thompson's Water Sealer to help preserve it. Big mistake. It seems to have a permanent stickiness. Any... See more
The paint chips off, if it I is touched. The set is heavy metal and in good condition, other than the chips. I did try to use a close color in Rustoleum Textured p... See more
i have an old 6ft flower box that i just painted white. Any suggestions for a good "quote" to stencil on the front??
I have an 80’ fence and need to plant along the fence. What can I do or place there that wouldn’t cost a lot of money? Thank you for any suggestions.
I have recently retired and would love to turn my side yard into a place that I could sit and enjoy my morning coffee among beautiful flowers. The yard is next to th... See more
i want to make the mailbox area appealling to the sight
I have a 12 x 12 cement patio that has broken in a few places. Is it possible to re-cement another layer OR perhaps just layer pea gravel? Thank you in advance
I would like to clarify who owns the fence that separates our property from our neighbors. There is a peg that is some type of marker among three properties. Does i... See more
Need ideas on how to disguise septic tank covers. The plastic blue covers are 23“. Total length to cover both is 8 feet. Or I can disguise each one individually.
Our patio roof is on an angle and the sun shines right on the big side of the angle right at supper time. The angle part start at the side of the house and tapers of... See more
what are some DIY ideas for the outside porch of a manufactured home? All of the porches in the community have that fake green lawn-like covering. It gets so dusty a... See more
Changing to large single window with shutters and indoor/outdoor carpet. Bottom of porch faux brick or stone. Colors & texture?
Hi! I have a room (approximately 21 X 26 feet) that used to be a screened in pool. We had windows and walls put up to replace the screen. The pool has been filled in ... See more
Our new home has a concrete courtyard. Need ideas to make it great looking and inviting. Thank you.
I have a tree that drops small leaves year around.They stick in the cracks between the boards.No I don't want to cut the tree back or cut it down.Thanks for your sugg... See more
it now has indoor-outdoor carpet, but it gets wet on rare occasionfrom blowing rains.
Stain the floor and all other woodwork dark & paint the bead board white OR all woodwork white & bead board a light robin's egg blue? We're planning to furni it with... See more
We bought our house last year and loved the beautiful screened in porch. We have since discovered that we are not screened in porch people. Our dog has Destroyed the... See more