The deck is several years old. I am replacing a couple of boards that are rotton. I then plan to paint the deck, then use a sealant. I would lik...
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i will be installing a 4 foot picket fence in the next few weeks, and i'm having trouble finding a good book to guide me through the process. i hav...
Help! I recently had a patio put in, stamped/colored concrete. The color appears to be flaking and it appears it needs to be resealed. It was pu...
Hi Folks, 'First time posting in the landscape section. I live a semi - detached twin. I have a 4 x 14 foot raised flower bed. I would li...
I live on Long Island, New York. I have 17 arborvites along one side of my property planted together. They are about 15 feet tall and were there wh...
I am getting ready to install pavers around my property and I have talked to some people - no one can agree on whether I should thin set the pavers...
When we bought our house 11 years ago tgere was a brick patio. During the years we have painted the concrete. However, seems like the last few ye...
I have a floor that is cement that I have grinded down to as smooth a surface as possible. What I would like to do now is stain it and polish it t...
I have an area just outside of our garage service door where we always take our two (female) dogs out to ... well, you know. Over time, the grass i...
I'm planning a cedar pergola over my deck. Posts will be 6"X6" and will be notched to accept a "sandwich" beam of two 2"X?"s. Across the beams, t...
Have an existing deck but would like to add railing and roof. Single mom needs help!
My husband and I are building a 90 foot long timber retaining wall to level out the front yard (steep slope downward to neighbor's yard). We've go...
i made myself one out of an old fireplace insert and will last way longer than the barrel
I'm rebuilding an old deck the measures about 6'x12'...not real big. It's on a hillside in the backyard and plumbs out about 4' in the front and bu...
My father has a jacuzzi in his vacation home in the mountains (cold during the winter but he keeps it filled and warm all year round). He only freq...
Another lady & I are planning to replant a garden area at a not for profit business in our community. It is going to be our Earth Day good deed. Th...
I am building a new deck using pressure treated (yellow) pine. I want to stain it with a high-qualtity stain to give it some light color and prote...
How would I go about determining if my 4x4 front porch posts are load bearing? The home is a rambler and my porch is about 4 feet deep and is conc...