I have covered patio in my backyard but it’s only 9x11. I’m thinking about extending the patio in front of the windows but need some ideas without breaking the b... See more
First of all I want to thank you all who have been offering help with the exterior of my home.The roof, gutters and painting are complete.Now the fun part but still w... See more
How to make my porch more craftsman style on a budget?
Instead of using rails for a deck , what else could I use that is decorative
faded umbrella...inexpesive fix?
There are wooden numbers embedded in the concrete at the end of my sidewalk. I plan to sand and repaint them. What can I put on them to protect them?
How to paint a cement patio easy.
I have an old uneven brick patio area that I want to put concrete over to make a solid concrete patio that my gas grill can sit on evenly. Is there a special way I ne... See more
Hi--I live in a rowhouse in Brooklyn, NY. Our backyard is about 20'x 50'. We've had the house for about 12 years. My family and I live on the top two floors. We d... See more
I have enclosed my porch, now it's been use able for a few years. But not finished, because the floor one end we're it meets the other foot has a slop and the other ... See more
What do I with a small,narrow garden area that is surrounded by a wall that is 4 feet high. There also a patio area that goes from living room to master suite with sl... See more
My deck boards fit tightly together, leaving water to pool on the deck. Has anyone tried to increase the space between boards with a file or another tool?
I would appreciate some help on restoring this piece of outside wall deco. It has quite a bit of rust and the middle gecko (orange) is fading. Any ideas how to remo... See more
I have a 5yr old Jack Russell Terrier who I don't know if it's just natural or a bad habbit no matter what i plant he pee's on everything especially if there is a new... See more
I am looking for sources to buy the metal birdbaths tops that attach to the painted garden totems or peace poles.
I am looking for some inspiration for our blah front patio. It’s hard to tell in the photo, but our front door is cobalt blue. We rarely use our front door or the p... See more
I have a hot tub on my patio and it is half below patio grade and half above. We don't use it...would welcome ideas for "repurposing" it without complete demolition ... See more
It has to be something I can see through and does not attach to the roof but balcony railing and not ugly.
Using wooden pal
I have a small patio off the front of my apartment that I've turned into a little garden. I have 2 welsh corgis who shed a LOT! I keep the poop picked up but between ... See more
I want to dress up the border around my front porch and down beside the house I don't know what the best medium would be. I originally thought about volcano rocks bu... See more
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