There is a 1 to 2 inch gap on one side of my deck between the bandboard and the house. You can see the bolt that is not secured. It is only one b...
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I have a pretty sizable lawn that is overrun with wild trees. A part of the yard is fenced-in and has trees growing all around it and into the chai...
Any Arborists out there? Our 80' Tulip Poplar was hit by lightning last night. One branch about 25' high is damaged with a 2' by 1' gouge down to t...
Hi there! My husband and I inherited a weeping willow tree with our new house. We now realize how bad they are and we know we have to remove the tr...
Hi, I have installed low voltage (12 watts) lights in the garden. They look quite good. Question: Do I leave the wire alone, maybe covered wi...
5/4 x 6" mahogany decking. 16" O/C joists three, 16 guage (nail gun), 2.5" stainless steel finish nails on each board, the outer nails angled...
I have an addition on my house that has a rubber roof w/ railings and a door coming outside from a bedroom. It has a flat rubber roof which is pro...
I want to build a small dog run where my dog can go to the bathroom in the back yard. What materials do I need to make sure that the urine will not...
My son in law thinks that there must be grass next to the foundation to absorb water. Wouldn't mulch, bushes and flowers serve just as well? I ha...
Does anyone know where I can get Vinyl Fence Weave or Privacy Weave? I recently purchased a home that abuts two small business parking lots and wou...
I have a covered patio that I am wanting to screen in. Not sure if I should go with a wooden frame or aluminum frame. Any suggestions??
Hello, I have a 24' round pool at my home. We recently built a house on the other side of the property, and the pool needs to be moved to behind t...
Yea, I know - shouldn't have painted it in the first place, BUT... We live in a VERY sunny & hot area (West Oahu Hawaii) 20" rain/year. Original pr...
I have a split level house with two patios in the back yard against the house. The problem is the grade of my yard flows back to the house. When it...
I have a deck 8 ft high with 6x6 posts. One section by the garage has a span between posts of 19 feet. It's starting to sag, because the builder us...
I want build a deck that extends from a covered cement patio. The patio is a 4" slab on a cinder block foundation. The slab overhangs beyond the ...
We are in the process of building a glass victorian conservatory on our home Here is a link to a similar product so you will have an idea of what I...
I have a concrete patio that I would like to paint, can anyone recommend a good product for this? Thanks
I would like to get some simple plans or how-to for building an in-ground fire pit for wood burning only (to sit around and enjoy). I do not want ...
I bought a tractor a few months ago, that when in 4th gear the tractor is a really slow mower but 5th gear is to fast. Is there anything I can do?