It is the coolest place to sit outside in the summer.
I have an 8' X 12' balcony that looks out into a huge and old oak tree making it very "treehouse-like" but I have too many plants to be able to enjoy the area. I need... See more
I found out Xmas Palm Tree clearance stops at 50% where I saw a single (not clump of three) Xmas Palm Trees for $129. I can make a trunk and base out of 2x2 and CDX p... See more
I have new pine on my porch on a very old farmhouse and I want it to look weathered kinda like driftwood or a gray shade. Not sure how to do this? TY
My husband and I have been renovating an older home for the last 13 years. We now have a new deck / Back Porch. The problem is this hideous chimney that we cannot tak... See more
How would I make the front of my sheshed more interesting with out costing an arm and a leg?
I have 3 boxes of lovely shinny lime green tiles, I would like to use them in the garden to add colour. Have been laying patio slabs so want to use with this.
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
How do I stop an out door tin sign from rusting?
Working on fixing up my elderly parents backyard. Next to no budge for this.The concrete is dingy and cracked.Can I just put a thick layer of mulch on top to make it ... See more
My outdoor porch has two cedar posts and trim that the builder insisisted needed a stain to protect it. I tried to choose a color that most resembled natural cedar, ... See more
I have an outdoor fabric screen that I hung from PVC pipe on my balcony and I want to make it into a roller shade so I can roll it up during windy weather. The dimen... See more
I want to use this area for kids to play in the front yard while I relax on the porch.what can I do?
When we bought our home it had sat empty for several years and the pool was in bad shape. My dream would be to fix it but the cost is more than we can afford. It's al... 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
Does anyone have suggestions for doing draped ceiling curtains sort of like the photo? We have a narrow sunporch with a divided glass ceiling in our rental, and while... See more
Hi, What colors might be good for this sweet little house? And changes to improve the outside appearance? We wondered about changing the porch rail so there would b... See more
Hubby and I just bought this house. It is on the National Historical Register, built in 1920 by Judge Joe Ralls and we have seen the work, inside and out, needing to ... See more
I like my front porch to look better more welcoming. I know I need a new door and that on budget right now . What else can I do to it. Any sugestions.
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