Aug , I have loved sharing our front deck project this summer with my readers, but I have to tell you that it has gotten some negative reviews (you can view the thread here) And you know what I m okay with that Like many of you, at one point in my life I wasn t confident enough and desired the approval of others
View as slideshow Photo by Ted Morrison Preassembled panels snap into hollow posts Posts (About each) and post caps (About each) are sold separately Posts (longer than the sample shown) can be set directly in the ground, but concrete is recommended, especially where soil is sandy or the winds are brisk.
How to Build a Tree House Multiuse Panels plan piece of lattice, uses for lattice View as slideshow Photo by Andrew McCaul Those crisscrossed panels can do more than skirt a porch or hold up vines Let them step Make a right angle from two xs and join them with a triangular piece of lattice to form a bracket.
May , I ve used their paint sticks before to paint a ceiling and this time the heavy duty paint sprayer made quick work of the lattice I ve painted dining set too I have been postponing painting my lattice under my deck because I just can t stand the thought of painting if I can possibly do the job with a sprayer.
Building a fence on a slope can be challenging, since the posts and pickets remain plumb regardless of the slope of the ground below it How you solve the problem depends on whether you re building a fence from scratch or using preassembled fence panels.
Aug , When we spotted these pre made fence panels at Lowes, we knew we could make them work! Right then and there, we came up with You can see below that to make our plan work, we did need to screw through our spacer and into the floor a couple of times To prevent the floor from splitting, small
Mar , If you have non idea what to do with reclaimed wood, this party will convince you otherwise.There is just And here s an amazing reclaimed wood DIY collection that s located in one clipboard right from Hometalk Downed Fence Panel Reclaimed Wood Projects Purple Monkey Mayhem
Jul , My earliest outdoor shower experiences involved a small wooden surround attached to a simple rental cottage on Cape Cod, Massachusetts In spite of the facts that the soap usually vertical garden walls around it A good landscape designer can make the shower blend seamlessly into the surroundings.
Jun , Near a busy intersection in the Brentwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, a retired couple can sit peacefully and privately in their front yard Fencing , Custom water feature , Built in seating , Custom fire pit , Green screen , Purpose To create a relaxing outdoor
Carpenter bees get their names by the perfectly round, half inch or so diameter holes that they drill in wood for their nests In the spring, the bees They also bore into decks, outdoor furniture, fence posts, and swing sets Softer woods like pine, Hole in bottom of wood floor joist made by carpenter bee Carpenter bee
Like any other product containing wood that isn t rot resistant, it will eventually break down in contact with wet soil Ground Contact While fiber cement siding is made to shed water, it s not designed to be buried in wet soil Most manufacturers of fiber cement siding, and many building codes, recommend keeping the siding
Building a wood privacy fence around your yard isn t that difficult and can make a great DIY home improvement project Attach Rails Once the concrete has set, attach long x pressure treated wood stringers (rails) to the posts near the top, bottom, and middle using Fence built on sloping ground with planters.
Apr , Once dry, lightly sand with a palm sander before working with them The easiest way to clean reclaimed wood wood tone variation The fence wood had gorgeous variations in tone, which will make for some neat looking projects when mixed up! I made something really cool that I ll
Aug , We built our fence about .m high (anything over m will definitely need planning permission) The panels we used are x mm and x mm (make sure tanalised timber suitable for outdoor use) we couldn t get them in the same thickness, but assumed that a mm difference wouldn t be visible
Watering Can watering can View as slideshow Photo by Andrew McCaul Comb flea markets for galvanized classics or invest in a sturdy tool, such as this handsome hoop handle model Add personality and softness to a poured concrete patio with this round patterned rug made of durable polyester for outdoor use.
Uses for leftover planks floor space wouldn t allow Use unfinished planks, with the tongues cut off, for the stiles and rails and plywood or glass for the panel Build a Coffee Table coffee table made from wood floor scraps, uses for wood flooring scraps View as slideshow Photo by gerenme E Getty Fit together