Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

How to Remove Paint from Concrete | Ep. 176

Freshly painted concrete looks great at first, but eventually it starts to peel. Here's how to remove paint on concrete without using harsh chemicals.

The Basics of Repointing Brick | Ep. 173

Repointing brick repairs the mortar between them. Learn the basics and what to use on older homes in this week's podcast.

Quikrete Calculators: Get Concrete Answers and More

Whether you're building a brick wall, fence or playground, Quikrete calculators will tell you exactly how much material you'll need.

Concrete Garden Bench: Attractive, Easy-to-Build Seating

This concrete garden bench with simple, clean lines adds a hardscape element to your backyard’s lush green landscape. Here's how to build it.
Applying a stucco finish to a concrete block wall

How to Build a Concrete Wall

Want some backyard privacy? A concrete wall is easy to build, durable, and blocks nosy neighbors.
concrete dust cloud and hole in concrete slab under house

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show | February 26, 2022

Concrete is one of the more common surfaces homeowners deal with, so in this week's radio show, we're resolving some concrete conundrums!
Concrete porch with stencil pattern

Upgrade an Old Concrete Porch with a Painted Pattern

Stenciling a concrete porch is a simple project that takes few tools, but a lot of attention to detail. Watch this video to learn the process!
Man drags broom over wet concrete to give it a rough surface

Buying Concrete: 12 Tips to Determining Project Success

Where your project is big or small, figuring out how much concrete you need and what type of mix are important.
Decorate concrete along a home's exterior

DIY ‘Mix and Match’ Patio Project

To fix their home's ugly concrete perimeter, Lisa Young and her husband used SpreadStone™ Decorative Concrete Resurfacing Kits.