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
Having trouble with neighbor cats using this area to do their business. Had originally thought it would be great to build a small garden shed under the screen porch, ... See more
I have a very open deck, 20 x 10, and it has quite a bit of sun. There are no trees around it either. How can I transform it?
Need some shade on blazing hot back deck on 2nd story brick apartment. Have been looking for canopy with 3 covered sides, but deck is only 5 feet wide (x 10+long). Ne... See more
Hi guys my backyard is very wet and muddy in the drainage areas. I’ve tried adding more soil and stones nothing works. The builder says the grading passed so it’s... See more
We are going to have an "I Do" BBQ Engagement Party/Shower for my son and his fiance. We have a patio table that seats 6 but need ideas on creating seating and table ... See more
I have a lot of California native plants in my front yard and many people ask what my plants are (I live on a corner). Is there a simple, economical way to create p... See more
This garden space is 16 x 20 feet (6.1x 4.85 meter). I am totally blocked on what to do with it. Tiles and BBQ structure needs to go. Any ideas? Thanks
How do I make a beautiful edging to my front porch flower garden/bushes within reasonable budget. Currently it has black plastic edging I placed since I bought my hou... See more
We are building a new home & have a walk-out concrete patio which I would like to make look like rock in rust colored tones. How do you stain the concrete for a vari... See more
As you can see in this picture, we are in the process of buiIding a small deck off of our shed. I want to build a pathway (yellow line) that runs from our gate and ho... See more
well, it's been a few years since waterproofing/staining my decks; and see that the sun has done it's thing on them. so...what's the best way to stabilize it witho... See more
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
This is my small back yard. On a small disabled veteran budget and German Shepards being trained, we need ideas on how to make it NOT look like a prison. We love rel... See more
I watched a hometalk ad about making homemade pavers with old keys in them and cant find where I saw it in hometalk.
I have this unique shelf that I have decorated for Christmas and the fall but would love some creative ideas for the Summer. Flower pots? It is sitting on my front ... See more
Can anyone recommend a site for reasonably priced porch sconces? I'm also looking for new handleset with black on the exterior, and brass on the interior. TIA
Hi i live on the second floor of my condo and i have a screened in patio but the sun is always directyl on it so its to hot to enjoy any tips on some diy shade!