Our balcony railing is not to code, and I'm looking for a (somewhat) easy way to add inches to the top for a good amount of extra height. (Got a baby at home and befo... See more
I want to build a deck 4x10 using concrete deck blocks instead of digging in the ground. I would make the ground even and put a concrete block there, I would need abo... See more
I want to put fieldstone (from my stone walls on our farm ) on the smooth cement foundation of our farmhouse . the foundation is about 2 feet high. what cement do i u... See more
I have an older 1960s home with a single car carport. We want to extend the carport out and have a two car garage but I dont know how costly that would be especially ... See more
when putting up a wood privacy fence, do you get the pretty side facing your yard or does it face your neighbors?
Our current deck is pine and very large and gets west sun. Is wood better to use here or a manufactured wood?
We moved in a year ago and there were ferns and grass along both sides of the sidewalk. Not attractive! When it rained there was no where for the water to escape. We ... See more
I am putting up a new 10 x 10 outside dog kennel. I need to place it on a "floor" so the dog can't dig under the wire fence kennel. I can use cement sidewalk blocks b... See more
I read here a while ago about a trellis that blocks the neighborhood’s patio. How do I find that blog?
I have a spigot, cold water only.
Is it possible to temporarily secure a free standing privacy lattice to concrete without drilling holes into concrete ground? 48" with four panels.
We have a plain concrete driveway and walk way. What can I do to bring some style to it?
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.
I have a stream beside my house. Recently water got up over the banks and may have gotten under my house. What kind of wall to build to prevent this?
What do i use to keep weather out?
When we moved in our house a few years ago, the previous owner had build a raised foundation in the backyard to eventually construct a place to store equipment for hi... See more
I want to hand dig a pond about 20' × 20' and about 10+ feet deep in the middle. Where do I start? I already called 811 and the back yard is clear to dig.
Our patio furniture gets covered every year, but the covers do not survive more than one or two winters. How could one make their own lasting covers and what type mat... See more
Home built with this large brick planter. I do not want plants. Need suggestions.
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?
Bought a mail box at Lowe's and it PVC. Bought self adhesive numbers. Put they keep peeling off. I have to have numbers on both sides. Looking for inexpensive fix.