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...
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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
I would like to screen my pool equipment with some plastic lattice. Are there any plans available to do this with. Of course the panels will need...
Hi, Bob: Our brick driveway started to show some cracks and weeds are growing in some areas through those cracks. We used Season Long to kill the ...
About 2-3 weeks ago I planted a row of California privet in my Cape Cod yard. We ammended the soil quite well, and gave them a good drink of water ...
I own several parrots and I'm not to handy, however I decided to make them a play area. I'm going to anchor a 4X4 in half a 5 gal bucket of cement...
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...
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...