Why do you need to seal treated lumber that is used for decks? What is the purpose of buying treated lumber if you have to seal it?
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I am trying to convert an electric start mower to a pull start mower. The mower is a craftsman eager-1. I do not know the year but i do know the mo...
I'm thinking about building a platform deck in my backyard but am unsure if it is a good idea given New England winters. Since the foundation block...
Is there any chemical solution I can use to kill green moss growth from old brick walls and an old plaster statue, and then hose it off with a gard...
I have a new deck with cedar posts and rails. I was thinking of staining the cedar white but wasn't sure if that is recommended. Any suggestions?
We had a new home built last year with a 300' deck over our back patio. The builder put in a metal pan that has soldered seams and put the stucco ...
I have an in-ground sprinkler system that was installed with thermostat wire instead of sprinkler wire (i guess the genius that put it in was tryin...
My girlfriend is an avid gardener and I know nothing about gardening at all. I want to learn a bit so that I can be helpful. I want to start by hav...
i am building a deck with 2 levels. upper deck is 12 X 16, stepping down to lower deck 10 X 12. I want to run deck boards on v pattern starting at...
Please help a crazy old lady! I bought a used electric start Snapper riding mower. I push the start and nothing happens. It has a fairly new batter...
I have a roof/deck over my garage and I want to install the Gorilla Deck watertight decking. Does anyone have any comments? I live in a snow prone ...
I am having the father-in-law install a deck for us this weekend. It will be a floating deck on deck blocks and just under 2' high. The problem is ...
Hey y'all! I just finished my 1st patio project ever, boy it sure was a serious job! I installed an 8x9 area this weekend, and it looks great exce...
I am a new home owner and I just bought a house that has stairs already built into the side of a hill in the backyard. The stairs are spaced out in...
hi all i am staining my house and i need opinions please!! my front is clapboards (dark green right now)sides are shingles that are treated wit...
I want to know if I use 9 deck blocks would they support a 5x6 hot tub weighing 1700 pounds. I plan to put 4" of limestone screenings 4" into the ...
I have a new mower that I want to keep in good shape. What kind of file do I need to sharpen the blade myself?
I have read about Immobest sand binder. It sounds like it would be great for my patio, but I do not know where to buy it! Please let me know!
I have a beautiful live oak tree on which ourlocal government workers, in their indefinite wisdom, have spray painted some markings. Anybody know ...
I am a very sad do-it-yourselfer right now! About a month ago I began to undertake one of my largest do-it-yourself projects. I set out to build ...