Screw pile vs Concrete pier on your next foundation project

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Screw pile technology has been around for a century and finally coming to residential construction and DIY projects. Learn where Screw piles work best.

 

Hot Tub or Spa to create a paradise

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Hot tub oasis right in your own back yard. Dream it, Do it and then record it. Like most projects, the details matter if you want it done right.

 

7 Things to consider when planning your fence project

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A good fence make great neighbors. Planning your fence project will help not only with your neighbors but also with the value of your property!

 

Sunroom additions: designed to bring nature’s best inside!

Sunroom solarium

A sunroom addition can be one of the best things you can do for your home and your family. Most owner’s say that their sunroom is the most used and enjoyed area of their home. A commonly heard statement is “I wish we would have done it sooner”.

 

Garden sheds, storage sheds, not your parent’s shed… designed and built by you!

Garden shed, french doors

Sheds can be bought anywhere but why would you? Be unique and creative by designing a garden shed that fits your needs and reflects your personality.

 

Swings and Things for Relaxation in your Outdoor Space

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Porch Swings, Outdoor Suspended Beds, Hammocks or Pods they all offer, low cost, quiet relaxation on a hot summer day. No matter what style of outdoor swing, it is the memories that this simple piece of furniture can so often create.

 

Outdoor deck stairs to finish your project

cedar stairs

Building stairs can be easy and quite rewarding, understanding some basic building code requirements and following a simple guide can have your project done quickly. This article is one in a series on planning and building an outdoor deck. Outdoor staircases come in many different styles that are specific to the deck style and terrain of the project.

 

Railings: Define your deck style and guard your safety

Composite black railings

This article on railings is one in a series starting with planning and building a deck. In this 3rd installment you will learn when railings are required, what building codes are important, the types of railings available, some railing terminology and finally we will take you through the steps of building a wood railing.

 

Deck framing, details to build your dream!

Wooden Deck

​In previous article we helped you plan a deck project, now it’s time to swing a hammer! Framing a deck requires help from at least one friend, therefore when planning a deck project make sure you are nice to all your friends!