I have a cantilever umbrella that sways even in the slightest breeze. Is there any way to stabilize the shade so it doesn't flop around in the wind? Any help is great... See more
Anyone have any idea on how to make this patio nice this summer? I have lived her 5 years and cannot come up with any ideas! But it is so boring and ugly and not co... See more
I want to put Christmas decorations on my porch but there isn't an electrical outlet and I don't want to run a cord through a window - it gets pretty cold here! Any s... See more
How can I grout a 42’ x3’ long pathway of stones so it’s permanent and I don’t have to do it with a grout bag between each stone?
The south side of the deck is open, like the other two sides, but the south side lets the sun in, makes it so uncomfortable to sit out there till maybe 5pm what to do... See more
I'm trying to find an effective but inexpensive solution to baffling the noise from our air conditioner unit so that we can enjoy the patio in peace. Does anyone have... See more
I am looking for ideas to DIY inexpensive tall containers to be used as outdoor pots for flowers/plants between the posts on my front porch. In addition, I am trying... See more
I have a very small porch and wish I could extend the concrete on each side. That's really not in my budget right now. Any ideas for how I can decorate for Fall and C... See more
This concrete slab is in the backyard and can not be moved.Please any ideas on how to change the appearance?
How to demolish 3 raised beds in the back yard while saving some of the bulbs and plants? Totally over grown with daisies and need to level and make it into lawn. Do ... See more
We took a Termite ridden entry cover off these pillars. How can we blend these pillars into the front yard landscape. Also removed rusted gate. Looking for budget fri... See more
My husband is building a brick wall around our tree. How do we fortify it and what kind of plants should we plant ? Thank you in advance.
I tried plants but they went roundup crazy this year & killed everything on the fenceline. I get it because a ton of trees used to grow on their side but I like my s... See more
I can't afford one of those wonderful roll out awnings and I'm up two flights so umbrellas work for just so long and it would take many to cover the deck. I find I ha... See more
Getting some mosquitofish for my outdoor pond. I live near Philadelphia, PA. Does anyone know what happens to them in the winter?
Concrete broken, cracks...any ideas short of expensive concrete as I'm renting?
I need ideas on how I can hide the huge trash and recycle bins that are emptied weekly by the city. They are sitting under my carport and can be seen from the front ... See more
I have a slab of concrete that is part of my driveway. The slab has settled over the years and water gathers in the dip. So I wanted to add more concrete over the o... See more
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!
We don't want fish to care for, but don't have money to do a new patio. How can we make this patio more user friendly on a tiny budget? It is a large area of unused... See more
We added a large concrete "decking"/patio area next to our pool where there was formerally only grass, now we have the area we need to entertain in but it feels too "... See more
The squirrels were gnawing on the wires of outdoor lights, over our deck.