I’ve seen a lot of pretty DIY fire pits using paver stones. Are those stones safe to use? I’ve read online that the wrong materials could burst from the heat.
I want to build a wooden rock climbing wall that goes up the exterior of my house, which is finished in stucco. See the attached photo. To start, I want the climbing ... See more
My under deck roof is 12 by 30 feet long can I finish it with plywood and just paint it or is there a better product out there
Strays stay on my front porch I have 3 posts, no rails or screens. Would like to block rain and maybe reduce wind in winter - we get strong storms in my area. Would p... See more
I have to make a cover for my well-pump housing and it has to be insulated for the winter but leave the pump accessible for maintenance.
Just moved from larger, less expensive place. Dog isn't used to passersby and need something within how guidelines to block some of view and noise on a budget.
I just made a garden with a picket fence. Down the center I want a walking path. I'm thinking mulch with stepping stones. What's the best method to achieve this with... See more
I live in a Townhome and I have a very small concrete slab 8x8 on the back side of my house. It’s very hot on that side of the house and it’s hard to enjoy. Id ... See more
I'm looking to build a trellis for my grapevine. Does any body have ideas for this project?
My guest house AC unit out doors is in direct sun light all day & cant cool the apt in 100+ deg heat all day. Need ideas to build or buy shade protection from west bl... See more
I’ve been collecting pallets and I’m going to stain them. What do I use to stand them up? I would like to stack them 2 high. I also want to have them up off th... See more
I need to keep animals out of my veggie garden . I really need information on how to build a enclosure around it.
Planning to put an 8' x 10' fiberglass garden shed in back yard. The assembly instructions do not comment on any foundation. . . Does something this small need any "f... See more
Hi. I bought a metal frame of 10'x12' gazebo (second hand) and I have an option to buy a top made of cloth and then have to buy another one in a couple of years again... See more
There are seven indoor steps. Will 5 feet be enough, or will it be too steep?
I love the protection of my awning but does it date my home to the 50's? Any new creative thing I could do to it to modernize?
I have a large apt. balcony that faces south. Sun all day! Condo Corp. does NOT allow to install anything on bldg. i.e. awnings. It's so hot & sunny, one can't ev... See more
What would be an easy and quick way to create shade from the sun leveraging plants in a balcony where a pergola is not applicable?
6 wood posts and metal bars.