All posts tagged "Patios"
On Deck Post Systems
Our remodeling company was recently called to repair a leaking second story deck. The deck is located on the windward side of the house and leaks were showing up at adjacent interior walls and ceilings. Needless to...
- Posted August 14, 2016
On Fence Building
About two years ago we had a storm in our area that took down half the fences in our yard. In fact, fences were blown over throughout our entire county – according to our insurance adjustor. What...
- Posted July 20, 2016
Building Deck Stairs
If you have plans for a deck that consists of more than one level or will be more than about 15 inches above the ground, it will need stairs. Stairs can be one of the most challenging...
- Posted March 3, 2016
Wood Deck Maintenance
We just gave a wedding shower for our cousin’s son. We decided that the theme would be a luau and thought that it would be really cool if we had it outside. Hello garden, goodbye house! We...
- Posted November 27, 2015
Decking Over A Slab
Concrete makes a great patio. It takes irregularity out of the grade, produces an interesting and easy to maintain surface, it can be tooled as a surface-drain to distribute water away from the home in any fashion...
- Posted November 9, 2015
What You Need To Know About A Flagstone Walkway
A stone walkway is not only functional; it can do wonders to enhance the aesthetics of your yard. However, most folks regard stone as a finish reserved only for the rich and famous. While this may be...
- Posted October 10, 2015
How to Build a Redwood Deck
Warm weather always seems to bring out deck builders. So, we thought it would be an appropriate time to offer a few valuable tips on the subject. As with all good construction, the quality of a wood...
- Posted August 21, 2015
It is said, “good fences make for good neighbors.” Which is true. However, good fences also provide a margin of safety and security as well. While keeping your children and pets contained on your property – or...
- Posted August 18, 2015
Building A Redwood Deck
The addition of a wood deck is an easy and economical way to improve your home. Deck construction is uncomplicated and is, therefore, a manageable undertaking for someone who doesn’t have a great deal of construction experience....
- Posted July 10, 2015
Show Notes: Deck & Patio Summer Updates
It’s time to get your deck or patio ready for summer living by giving it a safety check and improve the livability by adding lighting. Spruce it up with new bright cushions and color then enjoy ! Thank you to our...
- Posted June 6, 2015