Next time your comparing lumber prices, understand that there may be a difference in quality. This article will help you identify the key factors!
Screw pile technology has been around for a century and finally coming to residential construction and DIY projects. Learn where Screw piles work best.
There are so many choices when it comes to looking for a new patio stones or pavers. Let’s look at some options and some of the basic considerations.
Deck CPR is a quick and easy way to restore and rescue your deck cheaper than a full replacement. Evaluate the structure, choices of covers.
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.
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.
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.
Patio accessories are the personal touches that transform your deck or patio from usable to enjoyable, from tolerable to comfortable, from nice to fantastic, and from appreciated to envied. Today, outdoor living means bringing all the comforts of indoor living to the outdoors.
TV renovation shows have the ability to make building a deck look very easy, what they often overlook is the time and detail involved in planning. Doing it yourself or your hiring a professional planning is directly related to the quality of the finished product. Reading this and subsequent blogs will provide information, no matter what your experience level is, to protect yourself and your investment.