Living in rattlesnake country can mean the occasional, or even more frequent, visits from rattlesnakes in your own backyard If you don t join the fence to the walls of your house, it is important to ensure that any gate has no gaps on the sides and sits flush with the ground Check the walls, the foundations, steps, etc.
This yard staple gets reinvented for the indoors and more by Andrew McCaul Those crisscrossed panels can do more than skirt a porch or hold up vines Let them step out from their supporting role with these clever uses Screw eye hooks into ceiling joists and into the wood frame Connect the eye hooks with chain.
Jul , Prepping the fence The first step is prep work We wanted to protect our house from overspray so we hung plastic sheets using exterior tape Since we were working on a brand new fence we didn t need to prep the wood, but if you were working on an older fence you may need to pressure wash it Just do
Mar , Step Getting Started NextPrev How To Make A Picket Fence Gate in about Minutes There is a bit of timber cutting to do, but as with most projects you ll tackle in timber, it s unavoidable You can either make use of a mitre saw, if you re lucky enough to have one, or just go old school and use a
Aug , If you don t have a privacy wall like ours, these would also look super cute hanging off a fence or a lattice Hanging Wood Planters Final Step Using the ScotchBlue Exterior Surfaces Painters Tape, tape off a variety of geometric patterns on the wood blocks The ScotchBlue Exterior Surfaces Painters
Aug , In more than four years of raising backyard chickens, we ve discovered snakes, a possum and a raccoon in our chicken coop We ve also had trouble with foxes The existing fence around our vegetable garden was built from × wooden posts and × GA welded wire fence We chose to use the same
Terraces are great for creating outdoor seating areas also Terraces can feature steps, look formal with stone walls or natural reflecting natural landscaping Creative and smart terracing and hill landscaping ideas can be beautified by adding side gardens, flower beds, paved patios, stairs and ramped pathways.
Find out how to install fence posts and construct a privacy fence in your yard using pressure treated wood The first step to installing a fence is establishing the route it will follow, which should be entirely on your own property, so make sure you check an official survey Pulling a string between two points is the best way to
A cedar fence featuring square lattice and chunky posts creates a decorative yard accent that ll stand up to any climateand plenty of neighborly ogling build a wood lattice fence Step One How to Build a Wood Lattice Fence SUNDAY Install the panels and trim, and set the remaining posts (Steps and ) For cut list