This article will show you how to build a sturdy deck using common tools with minimal cuts and expense. Follow along for instructions, material lists and time and money saving tips and tricks.
If you have a brick paver patio and it is uneven or sloping, fix it yourself for a fraction of the cost. You don't have to be a professional to do a professional job.
If you are dreaming of an outdoor deck to enjoy neighborhood barbeques and family gatherings, you’ve come to the right place. Start by familiarizing yourself with the different types of decking materials available today. This is the first step in making that backyard deck dream a reality!
Polymeric sand effectively fills and interlocks joints between paving units. Read on to determine if this paver joint sand solution is the one for your next outdoor pavement project. Learn about what a polymer is, its history, and how to use this dry joint sand stabilizer.
A screen room provides lots of outdoor living space. Check out our project to get ideas for what you might do.
Laying a flagstone paver patio is not particularly difficult, but it is hard work. This is a report of building such a flagstone patio.
Loose material is an easy-to-install alternative for a DIY home patio. This article contains both step-by-step instructions and some great examples for inspiration.
Backyard deck looking faded and dirty? Here are step-by-step directions to clean it up and get it looking new again.
Use sails to create shade and cool a sunny conservatory. They are inexpensive, stylish and easy to install.
This simple eight-step tutorial will give you all the information you need to build your own doggy patio potty on the porch of your apartment!
Design, estimate and build a deck. Instructions to lay out and cut stringers to build a stairs. Mathematical formulas used to estimate building construction. Build steps, carpentry tricks.
A simple patio design for a small backyard can transform your outdoor space. Create an outdoor room; start with a patio!
This hub will explain in detail how to build a decking step by step. It also contains some useful tips and tricks.
Tips, thoughts, ideas and construction details of building a covered deck. While it does take some work, it is not impossible.