Above-ground pools are inexpensive ways to beat the heat in hot summer months. Most above-ground pools are surrounded with a free-standing deck that is typically between 3 and 4 feet high.
New options in tiller design break new ground for the do-it-yourself gardener. Successful gardening depends on healthy soil.
A beautiful wood deck can contribute directly to your home’s value and to your family’s quality of life, and whether the deck is 200 square feet or 2,000 square feet, many people are passionately proud of their decks.
Spring is here and that means it is time for all things green, and some not so green, to start growing. Do you have a plan of action and everything you need to plant, cut and grow?
Everyone knows the process of mowing grass can be a time-consuming, two-phase operation. Once the grass is mowed, the work’s still not over.
Looking to get “back to basics” with woodworking and furniture making?
The unique characteristics of wood make it suitable for a variety of exterior building applications. Without protection from sun and moisture, however, wood weathers and eventually deteriorates.
The Choices aren’t the same as they used to be. The phase-out of arsenic-treated lumber makes decking choices challenging.
Working with stone is an age-old craft that is very satisfying. A stone project has a sense of immortality.
Q: I’m planning to build a small patio area with landscape pavers. Should I seal the pavers? A: Sealing your pavers is not absolutely necessary, but it is recommended. A sealed paver surface is much easier to clean, and may even prevent staining. Also, sealing will enhance and maintain brightly colored pavers. Sealing your pavers will prevent the growth of […]