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Watch this video to find out about four great DIY reuse and refinish projects for your home, including turning a wood pallet into a cool wine rack and planter Oh! Right in that corner! Right in the corner! Danny Lipford Look up in here Chelsea Lipford Dad, no! Gross, gross, gross! Take care of it and I ll be over here.

Aug , Our new Amish built storage shed promises to solve our garage disorganization and our backyard landscaping issues while creating great workshop space The only slight complication was that a cinder block jutted out from below the shed (that s not typically how they re installed, but the installer

Feb , Since the old shed was on an angle, I had to move some dirt around to get the ground even again I put cinder blocks in the ground underneath where the concrete corners to help keep the new studio from sinking After everything was level, I built the floor using pressure treated wood to keep it from rotting.

Stack cast concrete blocks in a tiered pattern to give your curb appeal a hefty boost With only one textured face to work with, you ll need to cleave certain blocks to get a second face that can be exposedat corners or anywhere perpendicular To contain the soil, lay landscaping fabric over each planter, as shown.

Mar , Trying Our Hand At DIY Ardex Concrete Counters Young House Love We wised up and added gloves and used nice big sanding blocks wrapped in high grit paper about ten minutes into it It went much easier Blobs and ridges just popped right off as she scraped back and forth over them The most

May , This shed will feature a foundation of solid, concrete block pillars, × framing, a hip roof that match s the house s roof design, and architectural (See also How to Pour a Solid Concrete Shed Base) With a person at each corner, they walked the roof over and set the first edge on top of the walls.

For more building details and finishing instruction, please stop over and check out Whitney s post over at ShantyChic see you back here for plans following! XO Ana Shopping I ended up using long wide concrete screws and going into the ends of the wood rather than creating pocket hole screws (I ll post some

I haven t joined the blocks together because I have not decided where I like to position the bench permanently I have found over the years that spiders make webs inside the cavities of the concrete blocks and somehow, animals make nests where I store the firewood That said, you may want to set up the bench away from

Jan , To build over water Inspired by Japanese architecture and its emphasis on integration with nature, this house in Maine engages both the land and water elements of its lakeside location The living To mitigate any flood damage, this house is elevated on concrete pilings and wooden stilts The raised

May , Use wire cutters to make a square of wire mesh material to fit over the pot with a hole in the middle for the pump hose to go through I also covered the mesh Make a Quick Outdoor Wood Marquee Letter (DIY Tutorial)! Make a Quick I like the corner bench seat and kitchen storage cart!! So many tips

I m going to show you how to build an awesome outdoor storage bench Build a frame Since the storage bench is going to weigh a ton I decided to add four casters Turn the base frame upside down and measure inches over With concrete blocks for a deck, (yech) I am going to replace it with a wooden deck.

Oct , Use xs and other structural lumber to create some functional and fantastic x shelving It s inexpensive With × shelving built into the corner, you can make sure no precious garage storage space is wasted Corner Free up some space on the counter by making this super easy over oven shelf.

Mar , A few months back, we got asked to talk about building wiht ICF ARXX blocks for the Momplex at our local home show It s hard to believe today is the day! Then we attached J Bolts to wood blocks and screwed the wood blocks to the walls over the cut out foam pieces The wood blocks get removed and

Jun , How To Paint Wood Grain So the tutorial for how to paint the faux bois is color backwards Don t judge Painting the basecoat on the floor is literally the easiest fastest thing I have ever in my life painted It took me under minutes to do the entire room! Start in the back corner opposite of the door (you don t

Sep , Jim and Rich have been laying tile for over years, and I m pleased to share how they poured the shower pans Do I need to poor inches of concrete from the floor to the bottom , could it be possible to use × s as a base or concrete blocks and then make on top of it the shower concrete base

By Mandi Thin Brick, Brick Veneer, Faux Brick, Half Brick, whatever they call it in your neck of the woods, lets get this show on the road!! how to actually install brick veneer over dry wall Some online sources recommend installing concrete backer board, or metal lath to your drywall before you put the brick on.

Apr , We found Lauren and her amazing DIY pergola (and swings, around a firepit it s seriously straight out of a magazine!) over on Instagram when she used the Dig a trench around the circumference of the fire pit approximately as deep as one of the stone blocks you re using to build the pit This will

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Jun , Make sure that you are not leaving any gobs behind (yes, gobs is the technical term.) How To Paint Concrete Floors Also, notice in the picture above that the holes that were filled absorb the paint more than the regular floor So go over those extra well This picture is after coat How To Paint Concrete