Porch, Deck & Patio Improvements
Here's how we did a new deck with steps on one side: 1) Measure the area, and draw out what you want to build. Tools: Graph paper, pencil, tape measure, laser level if available. Details: - Read all the steps...
How to Install Paving Stones and Build a Maintenance Free Stone Patio has all the steps you'll need to create your own patio paradise. From planning the stone patio to cutting the pavers, everything you need is right...
Though patio shades may be simple roof coverings for overhead protection against the elements, choosing the right one for your kind of patio will determine how aesthetically pleasing it will be.
A prime example of how paving slabs transformed the outside living space of a southeastern Pennsylvania rancher.
Outdoor pergolas are structures that can be used to cover a patio, garden or deck area in your backyard. A pergola is used to cover an area but still leaving the area exposed to the elements and nature. Many...
How to build a small deck--a very elementary guide to the materials and methods needed.
I love lanais, porches, verandas - whatever you call them - they are my favorites! I love being outdoors. The ultimate relaxation for me is to be outdoors and comfortable too. That is what the lanai's benefits are to...
Whether you're preparing to sell your house, or just want to spice up the front of your home, rebuilding, or just refinishing your front porch can have a huge impact on the appearance of your little abode. This is not a...
From plush faux grass to textured non-skid natural stone, deciding on which patio flooring material to use not only depends on durability and sustainability, but aesthetics and pleasing qualities too.
Flat roofs with easy access are great for creating an outdoor living space. One issue that many people question me about is how to create a deck that is functional without compromising the waterproof roof surface. The...
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