Jul , Pumpkins and corn knobs are quite popular fall porch decor if there is no front porch in your house probably a small deck near by could bocome your relaxing seating area simple entryway design that plays on color contrasts vintage inspired compact front porch with a seeting area and wine colored front
Photo by Kolin Smith Sure, you could plop a couple of deck chairs in your backyard for an impromptu sitting area But a hand built cedar bench, framed by an arbor, gives you a more permanent place to kick back Building yourself a simple but comfy bench, and position it in a shady spota place to take leisurely breaks.
Jul , Ipe stands up to water in the shower here, and the teak stepping stones provide an easy path back indoors Tropical Patio by tropical tropical Cover up the pipes in an artistic way This glass mosaic longboard conceals plumbing and creates a tropical backdrop for showering.
Aug , Protect yourself and your deck from the blazing sun with umbrellas, cloth, built structures or nature s perfect shading solution The most basic patio or deck cover is the freestanding umbrella Whether grouped with a table or a chair, Please shoot a photo and share your design below! More How to
I m often asked by clients if they would be better off with a patio or a deck for their garden Patio Benefits Easy maintenance (if you ve chosen a good quality paving) Wide variety of colours, shapes and textures Paving looks good with a larger selection of property styles Longevity (if you ve Photo credit N Townley.
Announcer Today s Homeowner with Danny Lipford, the voice of home improvement, with projects tips, and ideas to help you improve your home Danny Lipford David and Dianne Palmer As decks go, this is a fairly simple one but the homeowners are excited about it for a lot of reasons David Palmer I m definitely most
Easy Upgrades to Create a Festive Holiday Home By Kathryn O Shea Evans of This Old House magazine Photo by Christiaan Blok French country patio View as slideshow Photo by Christiaan Blok In the south of France, cheery alfresco terraces are as commonplace as the sunflowers that dot the landscape.
Standard Wood Deck Handrail Designs This is the standard stress dealt with timber railing made with × leading as well as lower rails with × pickets toenailed up and down all covered with a × leading plate.
May , I was on site as he and his crew built this deck, taking pictures of the progress, documenting the work and discovering tips and tricks I m convinced that This was no small task because they decided to cut through the brick patio and underlying concrete before learning it was thick Save Save.
Jan , Shipping pallets are an inexpensive and often free source of lumber See how to build a tiered walk out wooden pallet deck for under Enjoy We needed stairs on the front side of our deck, because it s the easiest access to the yard and pool wooden pallet deck, The Second Wind of Texas featured