I can see my porch ceiling from the windows in our house and it does not look very nice. I don't want to spend a lot of money. I also have a toddler so I don't have m... See more
Recently purchased a new home that has a pergola. husband and I are wanting to add some solar lights around the top. What are the best lights to add to the beams at ... See more
Our deck was installed summer of 2017 using pre-treated lumber. So it is dry and ready to be sealed. I know it has to be power washed and pre-treated before sealing. ... See more
I would like to put in a Bar B Q area and some kind of landscaping, we did add decorative rock. HELP
Should I remove grout? A way to put polymeric sand on top? I’m a novice (obviously) and I just want to try to repair without starting over!Jennifer
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 live in Boston MA, I have of course the basement apartment and find it tedious that I constantly have all the leaves at my front door even though I do have a overha... See more
There is quite a deep pitch to our backyard, making it difficult for family members. It's slippery to go down without falling, and really strenuous to try to come ba... See more
Recently moved into senior living area and home has drainage problem from rainwater. Pea gravel brought in but would like a more pleasant view from small patio. Heavy... See more
When we installed our patio, we hooked up the downspout to this flexible pipe and ran it underneath the patio so we could redirect water to the side of our house inst... See more
Concrete broken, cracks...any ideas short of expensive concrete as I'm renting?
I have 5 round columns on my wraparound porch and wondering if it's possible to box them in to look square
I am helping my mom re invent the space on the south side of her house. She has all these ideas that seem overwhelming for an approximate 24 x 24 space. Any suggestio... See more
The floor is 2 x 6 planks which are slightly "cupped". What thickness of plywood subfloor is required before I install a tongue in groove water resistant floor?
I live in an apartment and have a very small patio with privacy fence it. I would live to have some cheap ideas to make it look more inviting. I am a senior citize... See more
Using wooden pal
I'm having trouble with finding inexpensive or repurposed items to use. I would like to do a nice pattern that has 3 colors, they are bright blue, green and yellow. I... See more
it now has indoor-outdoor carpet, but it gets wet on rare occasionfrom blowing rains.
I've tried all kinds of toggles and they eventually pull through. Should I paint a board and attach it across fastening it to studs? The studs ar not located in th ... See more