I live in south NJ and I am building a 18' by 22' ground level pressure treated deck. where do I place the concrete footings and how far apart must...
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We are planning on having an above ground pool installed. We lost a tree in the hurricane and had the stump ground out. The problem is that the a...
We are about to start getting price quots for a concrete patio. What is the average price range. So I have an Idea what to expect?
I'm going to build a simple privacy fence between 7' and 8' tall. There will be no space between the boards. I would like to know if 4'x4' posts be...
I am installing a paver patio, with pavers and sand in between. My pavers are very clay-ey, and a little irregular. (I have some retaining wall b...
I have some lovely perrenials and wildflowers but also a ton of crabgrass. Are there products that will kill the crab grass but not the flowers? ...
I need to pour a 8 ft. sq cement slab to put a hot tub on. Strapped for money, what do i need to do? do i need to put rebar down first? It will b...
What works well to kill weeds that is natural. I have dogs that I don't want having problems if they eat the grass near where we need to apply wee...
Gang, I am rebuilding our old deck. At first I thought I would just be able to replace the decking with Redwood. However, now that the old plyw...
I'm wondering if anyone has any ideas on where to get instructions/plans on how to build an outdoor fireplace and grill. I have a lot of left-over...
I'm planning on installing patio stones in a small grassy area in my backyard. How deep should I dig out the grass area? Can I use regular sand un...
Currently I have designed a back yard that consists of a pool with flagstone coping and exposed aggregate concrete surrounding the coping for the r...
I have a cedar fence about 2 years old, so it has partially weathered grayish and I want to stain with a semi-transparent stain. Do I need to clean...
We have a downspout that comes off our roof and we want to divert the water from this to the street. My plan is to install 4" lightweight PVC unde...
We have a concrete patio that has several major cracks and a portion that has "heaved." Can we build a retaining wall around the perimeter of the ...
Ok, I know square feet calc is lenght x width..... I have 17' x 7' which = 119 square feet??? NOW, the stones I want to place are 16x16 SO, does t...
I am installing a chain link gate at the entryway to my backyard. Should the gate posts be set in concrete? How deep should they be set below groun...
Hekko, I had a deck installed a couple of years ago, and noticed the deck railing is loose. I cannot determine how I can tighten it up. Thanks