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Setting Posts and Pouring Slabs with Fast Setting Concrete 

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Whether you are setting a fence post or pouring a concrete slab, QUIKRETE Fast Setting Concrete Mix fills the bill. Read on for step-by-step instructions on both projects.
Applying surface-bonding cement to a dry stacked concrete block wall

Build a Concrete Block Wall the Easy Way with QUIKRETE Quikwall

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If the thought of building a block-and-mortar wall for your yard seems daunting, there’s an easier solution thanks to QUIKRETE Quikwall. Read on to find out more.
Tamping down asphalt repair material

How to Patch a Hole in an Asphalt Driveway

Asphalt driveways can become damaged over time from erosion, tree roots, or heavy loads. Watch this video to see how to go about repairing a hole in an asphalt driveway.
White efflorescence stains on concrete block wall.

Removing Efflorescence from Concrete Block Walls

Watch this video for tips on removing efflorescence from a concrete block wall using water based QUIKRETE Efflorescence & Rust Remover.
Danny Lipford installs wood deck post in concrete footing

Setting Posts in Concrete the Easy Way

No deck, fence or mailbox would last very long without a strong foundation, and that starts with setting the posts in concrete.
DIY concrete curbing around flower bed.

How to Pour Concrete Curbing in Your Yard

Adding a concrete curb to your flower garden or foundation bed will help define the space and contain the plants. Watch this video to find out how to go about it.

How to Cut and Install Retaining Wall Topper Stones

Paul asks, “How do I add square topper stones to a curved retaining wall?"

Wedge shaped stackable stones can leave you with unsightly gaps. Adding topper stones can pose some challenges. Read on for tips for adding topper stones to your retaining wall.
Set of three Pavestone pavers chairs on a patio in Glassboro, New Jersey

High-End Patio Seating: How to Create Chairs with Pavers

Pavestone Company designed these chairs JUST for Today's Homeowner! And we're sharing how to build them right here. 😎
Farmhouse makeover photo, after

Stunning Transformation for a Farmhouse Front Porch

Here's how we made over a 1901 farmhouse front porch.