Patios Make Over Projects  

Patio Makeover Edition: My Bohemian Patio Makeover

Patio Makeover Edition: My Bohemian Patio Makeover

I wanted to give my family a space to hang out, watch the sunset and give my husband a nice little...

Patio Lighting Ideas

Patio Lighting Ideas

Adding lights to your back porch or patio is the perfect way to transform your space into a magical...

Front Porch Faux Tile

Front Porch Faux Tile

Last summer, I decided I wanted to give my grungy garage floor a makeover. I "faux tiled" it and it...

Dirt Patch To Puppy Patio - Easy DIY

Dirt Patch To Puppy Patio - Easy DIY

When we moved into our house many years ago we had a nice lawn in the back yard but we also had dogs...

A Southern Screened Porch

A Southern Screened Porch

Our screened porch was drab and uninviting. We turned it into an outdoor haven by filling it with...

DIY Umbrella Stand With Side Table

DIY Umbrella Stand With Side Table

I love sitting outside watching the kids play. I found a great outdoor umbrella to make the perfect...

Paint Your Concrete Patio!

Paint Your Concrete Patio!

Have a driveway or patio that is in need of a update? Learn how easy it is to paint concrete...

Installing a flagstone patio

Installing a flagstone patio

On a budget and being eco conscious, the 500sf flagstone patio was built to help make up for the...

Backyard Patio Makeover

Backyard Patio Makeover

Our old patio wasn't working for us anymore. The walls were crumbling and tipping over. The size...

Front Porch Makeover

Front Porch Makeover

I’ve wanted to paint our house for a few years now and last year I was all set to finally do it but...

Boho Rewoven Patio Chair

Boho Rewoven Patio Chair

I am BIG on giving things a second life. I guess there is a part of me that hates to think of...

Dramatic Patio Stenciled Floor

Dramatic Patio Stenciled Floor

It was time for my husband and I to take our patio from beige and boring to something more along the...

Patio Furniture Redo

Patio Furniture Redo

I was finally tired of the faded, stained and generally unattractive patio furniture. We live in...

Pallet Patio Bench

Pallet Patio Bench

Build a high quality patio set from pallets without spending a fortune! This is a fun and easy way...

How to Boost Your Curb Appeal on a Budget!

How to Boost Your Curb Appeal on a Budget!

Our house was a basic ranch style home that looked a lot like all the other ones in the...

Episode 4: Turning a Run-down Patio Into a Paradise

Episode 4: Turning a Run-down Patio Into a Paradise

< Previous episode | Next episode >Living in Brooklyn, NY, it can be difficult to create your own,...

Make a Flagstone Patio

Make a Flagstone Patio

With the kids leaving the nest, my wife and I decided to get rid of the trampoline. That left a huge...

How to use painter tarps as outdoor drapes

How to use painter tarps as outdoor drapes

This was one of the easiest projects and one that gets so much use!

Restoring History: The Gate House

Restoring History: The Gate House

The "Gatehouse", as it's called on our property map, was once a stop on the interurban train car...

DIY Floor Stencil

DIY Floor Stencil

I recently painted my front door, and then everything else spiraled out of control and I set out to...

Tropical Pallet Paradise: A RENTERS’ REMODEL Story

Tropical Pallet Paradise: A RENTERS’ REMODEL Story

How often are we waiting to truly start living? yes we are RENTERS, and yes, we sneakily “REMODELED”...

RECLAIM YOUR LAND

RECLAIM YOUR LAND

Why waste a wooded area when you can have it become a multiple use area.
Breakaway Patio, Firepit,
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How to Build Cinder Block Steps

How to Build Cinder Block Steps

I needed some steps going out the back of the garage because the step down was very far. After...

Apartment Patio Garden on a Budget | Before and After!

Apartment Patio Garden on a Budget | Before and After!

You may live in an apartment, but that doesn't mean you can't love your back patio! There are so...