We attach the boards together on edge to maximize space inside the cabinet Countersinking inch and a half deep holes in the outer edges of the boards allows us to connect them with inch deck screws Your situation The mortar joints on the house are a inch thick, and I recommend using plastic spacers for this job.
To repair missing edges, make a wooden form to hold the concrete in place while it sets Cover surfaces that will not be Before he started, the concrete caps around these brick stairs were cracked, chipped around the edges, and even the landing at the top was missing large chunks of concrete Brad is the director of
Done right, landscape lighting makes the best of what you ve got by highlighting your home s architectural features and d ing attention to prized plantings and trees They might have enough glow to define a garden edge but not to light up your house A plastic spike (center) anchors the fixture (right) in the ground.
Oct , A wide range of materials can help you organize your garden edges stone, concrete, steel, aluminum, wire, plastic, pavers, blocks, rocks, bamboo and more Mowers and edge trimmers can be unforgiving on products such as bamboo, and some wooden edging doesn t last long half buried in the soil.
Mark the centerline of the existing hole on the edge of the door Clamp the scraps of plywood above and below the hole Extend the centerline of the hole across the top scrap of plywood Measure from the edge of the door to the center of the hole, and mark it on the centerline Chuck a hole saw in a drill and drill through the
Apr , When treating cedar with a preservative such as Eco Wood Treatment, treat the wood on both sides and all edges with a liberal application Once the bed is they can be swiveled This enables you to design many different shapes of garden beds, using either straight or curved sections of composite timber
Watch this video for tips on how to cut and attach pressure treated wood lattice panels around a wood deck foundation Cover the seams between the panels by screwing vertical pieces of × lumber over the joints Watch this video to You ll also want horizontal support for the lattice along the lower edge of the deck.
Dec , A decking system for placement on a subassembly having at least two spaced apart joists A plurality of According to one prior art plastic decking plank, separate cap and base elements are snapped together to form a single plank is a sectional view of a plurality of planks being installed and FIG.
Apartment dwellers rarely have space to garden, but there s room for a few tomatoes in pots on the deck, terrace, or the edge of the carport As long as there s enough soil volume, tomatoes grow well in terra cotta pots, glazed ceramic pots, deep wooden boxes, or plastic pots, but pot material and color can make a
Here are some great examples of small veggie gardening plans A container garden can be the perfect solution, or a beautiful patio garden can provide an abundance of fresh vegetables Vegetable plants can also be added to an existing sunny border or flower bed! The only limitation is your imagination, and of course,
This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook builds beautiful circular patio that features a chill chasing fire pit Hold the pavers in place by installing flexible plastic edging around the perimeter of the patio Secure the edging with inch galvanized spikes Layout the first course of pavers for the fire pit in the center
Aug , But this garden bed is a nice addition on any patio or deck, especially when fresh and organic vegetables start growing from it Each bed Flexible wooden branches are woven around stakes, creating a durable and all natural border that you can easily shape and fill to make a raised bed This guide