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11 DIY Christmas Gifts That Only Look Expensive
Create beautiful, functional holiday presents that look like a million bucks, but cost next to nothing. <br/> <br/> <em>This content has been brought to you by...
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The Easiest Way to Make an Outdoor Bar for All Seasons
Whether you’re hosting a summer barbecue or entertaining Christmas carolers around the chiminea, an outdoor bar provi...
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These 10 Sturdy Furniture DIYs All Share 1 Secret Ingredient
You can build seating, storage, accent pieces, and more with a little ingenuity and a bag of concrete. <br/> <br/> <em>This content has been brought to you by ...
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All You Need to Know About Concrete Countertops
Frequently used in foundations, backyard patios, and fence-post installations, concrete is one of the strongest build...
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This DIY Project Provides the Ultimate Finishing Touch for Your Curb Appeal
Lawn and garden edging elevates your landscape much like how a frame does a photo: The dramatic emphasis around the p...
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Solved! What to Do About Cracks in a Concrete Driveway
Q: We just bought a new house and we love it, but the driveway has a few cracks and I’d really like to fix them. Is r...
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7 Best Garage Sale Buys for DIY Projects
Hit local sales for stuff you can upcycle with concrete to create the coolest home goods ever! <br/> <br/> <em>This content has been brought to you by Quikrete...
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5 Smart Ways to Use a Slab of Concrete
Concrete, that durable, go-to material for foundations and footings, also deserves a place in your home&#39;s yard—and we...
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The Fastest (and Most Foolproof) Way to Install Fence Posts
Good fences start with good foundations.  Installing fence posts in place with concrete is the best way to guarantee ...
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A Dozen Projects You Never Knew You Could Do with 1 Bag of Concrete
Take your do-it-yourself talents to a new level of cool with any of these fun, functional pieces. There's something here for every skill level, and each project t...
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10 Reasons You Don’t Need a Green Thumb to Have a Beautiful Garden
Even without the perfect growing conditions or abundant acreage, you can create a wow-worthy landscape. In fact, the surprising secret to success isn't actually <...
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All You Need to Know About Winterizing Concrete Surfaces
If you’re a homeowner in the process of winterizing your property, by late fall you’ve probably already replaced the ...
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11 Projects That Prove Concrete Isn't Just for the Outdoors
If you’re looking to upgrade your interiors with cool new amenities like seating, sleek surfaces, lighting, and accessories, you may already have the ideal materi...
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How To: Make Concrete Pumpkins
If you love having a cheerful jack-o&#39;-lantern (or two) on your front porch, but you&#39;re tired of all the mess and hass...
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3 Ways to Avoid Replacing Your Concrete Sidewalk
Though made from one of the most durable construction materials around, even once-strong concrete sidewalks can deter...
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The Dos and Don'ts of Curing Concrete
You may rightly consider concrete to be one of the most durable and attractive construction materials around, but did...
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These 10 Everyday Items Create Unbelievable Concrete Designs
Want to make your own concrete decor and furnishings but have no idea how to get started? Sure, you can buy concrete-specific molds from the hardware store, but y...
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8 Backyard Projects That Start with a Bag of Concrete
Now that the mercury's rising—but not yet too high—it's the perfect time to amp up the landscaping and spruce up the patio in preparation for a summer filled with...
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5 Simple Fixes for Worn Concrete
Concrete is one of the most durable construction materials around, but faulty installation, everyday wear and tear, e...
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The Right Way to Seal Concrete
Concrete is one of the most popular construction materials around, and for good reason: It’s affordable, structurally...
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10 Easy Concrete Projects You Can Do in a Day
Stylish, strong, and versatile, concrete excels in household projects ranging from exterior walkways to sleek, modern furnishings. And yet, even handy homeowners ...
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8 Surprising Reasons to Bring Concrete Indoors
If you thought concrete was just for sidewalks, think again. This DIY-friendly material is rapidly finding its way into homes and offices, bringing with it limitl...
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How To: Build a Cinder Block Wall
Privacy, safety, security—these are only a few of the reasons that homeowners build solid, durable garden walls. Alth...
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How To: Pour a Concrete Patio
Whether rectangular or curvy in design, next to the home or freestanding in the yard, a concrete patio establishes ne...
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How To: Make a Concrete Bowl Lamp
Everyone knows this about concrete: It&#39;s one of the most durable building materials on earth. What&#39;s not so widely re...
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How To: Resurface a Concrete Driveway
Durability ranks high among the many reasons to choose concrete as a driveway surfacing material. After years of expo...
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How To: Make a $5 Stool with Concrete
Do-it-yourselfers have a new favorite material: concrete. Inexpensive and versatile, it can be used in seemingly limi...
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How To: Build a Paver Patio
Patio. The very word conjures up visions of lazy, relaxing afternoons spent with friends and family. For those whose ...
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How To: Make a Concrete Planter
Everyone knows that for major construction, concrete offers unparalleled durability at low cost. What you may not hav...
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10 Ways to Go Crazy for Concrete
For 75 years now, QUIKRETE® has supplied homeowners with high-quality concrete mixes for a staggering variety of projects. Some things don't change, and concrete ...
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