How to Build 4 Different Styles of Path Lights
Bollard posts are short, stout posts used around buildings or as roadway dividers. They resemble tree trunks, which are also known as “boles.” This idea presented design possibilities for both woodworking and lighting, which combine in these decorative path lights.
How to Build Custom Composite Benches
Here's how to build maintenance-free seating out of framing lumber and composite decking.
How to Easily Clean an Outdoor Rug
Your outdoor rug should be cleaned just like an indoor rug or carpet. Here’s how to do it.
How To Clean Outdoor Cushions
Keep your outdoor cushions feeling fresh with these smart and easy cleaning methods.
How to Build a Deck That will Last as Long as Your House
Composite decking, treated wood and special building techniques add up to a durable, low-maintenance deck.
How to Clean Trex Decking
You probably love your Trex decking because it's durable and low-maintenance. But you still have to clean it occasionally to...
How to Pressure Wash a Deck
Deck seen too many summers? Give it a new lease on life. We'll teach you about power washing your deck...
How To Clean and Maintain All Kinds of Patio Furniture
Whether your patio furniture is made of metal, wood or plastic, keep it in top form with these tips for...
Create a Backyard Oasis
With these DIY projects, it's easy to turn a bland outdoor space into an extension of your home you'll never...
8 Outdoor Projects You Can Do Yourself
The sun is shining, the birds are chirping and your backyard beckons! To help you make the best of the...
5 Outdoor Tables You Can Make
Good-quality outdoor furniture can be expensive and it can be tough to find just the right piece. If you've had...
10 Common Things a Homeowner Can Be Fined For
Here's a look at things that can lead to sometimes hefty fines, depending on local laws and covenants, along with...
How to Install a Paver Patio Base
Let plastic paver patio base panels take the place of the gravel base to eliminate tons of labor.
Pouring Concrete Patio: A First Timer’s Guide
Poured concrete makes a terrific backyard patio and it's easier to succeed than you might think. Here's how to get...
How To Install Composite Decking Using Clips
If you're looking for a clean look on your deck surface with no visible screws, consider using deck clips.
How to Buy a Shade Sail
A shade sail is an easy (and affordable) way to shade your patio or deck and add a pop of...
How to Choose Composite Decking
How to Build a Gazebo
Build this airy summer hangout that features fish-scale shingles and decorative trim you make yourself.
How to Build Deck Stairs
Calculating the step dimensions, laying out stringers and building a sturdy set of deck stairs.
How to Build a Patio Chair
The ultimate easy chair: Easy to build, easy to tote, easy to set up and store.
5 Ways to Clean Your Charcoal Grill
Keep your charcoal grill in top form by knowing a variety of ways to clean it.
How to Apply Behr Quick Dry Oil Base Wood Finish
Refinishing your deck doesn’t have to take several days if you use a product like Behr Premium® Transparent Quick Dry...
How to Calculate Trex Decking Cost for Your Project
Estimate Trex decking cost and decking cost per square foot. Compare Trex vs pressure-treated wood decks. Learn factors that increase...
How to Select the Best Trex Decking Colors for Your Outdoor Space
Here are some tips and tricks on choosing the Trex decking colors that will best complement your home.