Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Get Creative With Quikrete Concrete Products (Special Podcast)

In this special edition Today's Homeowner Podcast, Danny speaks with Allison Hunt from Quikrete about innovative concrete products.

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.
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 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!
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.
Split screen of two images; the left side shows a gray concrete patio made from Quikrete WalkMaker and the right side shows a multi-colored concrete patio made with Quikrete WalkMaker

How to Create a DIY Patio and Walkway with Quikrete WalkMaker

If you want a patio, but don’t want to pour a concrete slab, use Quikrete WalkMaker as a DIY-friendly solution. Here's how to do it!
Danny Lipford looks at a wet concrete patio in production at the job site

Cement vs. Concrete: Understanding the Difference

People often say ‘cement’ and ‘concrete’ interchangeably, but these words have different meanings. Here’s what you should know about cement vs. concrete.
Wooden house with red front door

Easy Ways to Refresh Your Home’s Front Entry

Refreshing your home’s front entry doesn’t require tons of work. These simple changes can make a big impact.
Worn-out concrete patio on a gloomy Sunday

How to Renew a Worn-Out Concrete Patio

 Anthony from North Carolina says, "We just bought a house that was built in the '70s. There's a great patio in the backyard, but the concrete is so worn that you can see rocks...