I live in japan, in a very windy, humid area that gets typhoons blowing through every year. I also have a concrete yard that I’d love to fix up but can’t think of... See more
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
my drop down shades are falling apart from the sun and they are just to expensive to replace HELP!!!
I have two large trees in my backyard and I have tried putting down grass seed but I don't seem to have any luck getting it to grow.... any suggestions? Thanks.
Could you please come up with some great ideas how to create shade cover over my patio without spending a lot of money side patio off of the side of my home and I wou... See more
Our home was built circa 1890. It was covered (my guess) in the 1940's in what is now really ugly white aluminum siding which has become dirty and dingy and is falli... See more
I was thinking about using cinder block to anchor the corners and build a frame to screen and add a roof.
Wondering if there is some type of “stoneish/mortar“ option that I can put on top of my concrete porch which is currently painted white? I want to avoid doing the... See more
We have an old home and the walkway to the door is old concrete that looks terrible. How can you update it without having to re-pour?
We have been wanting to replace out concrete front step with wood and have thought about a porch also. Only the roof line goes the length of the house. We have about ... See more
Hi! I have a room (approximately 21 X 26 feet) that used to be a screened in pool. We had windows and walls put up to replace the screen. The pool has been filled in ... See more
It has 5 steps up to a 5’ X 4’ concrete porch. There is a wood rail along one side and the wall of the house on the other. My house has light yellow siding. The... See more
A contractor said he knew what he was doing when laying flagstones, with cement. It is not right, and now I am trying To think of a creative way to hide the mess with... See more
My house is on a corner lot with a nice deck. Would be nicer with something cute that could create a little privacy.
I can't afford to replace the deck or hire a pressure washer to clean it. What is an easy way to not slip when winters green slime shows up.
it now has indoor-outdoor carpet, but it gets wet on rare occasionfrom blowing rains.