Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Child playing in competed wood deck sandbox.

Adding a Built-in Sandbox to a Wood Deck

Watch this video to find out how to construct a built-in sandbox in a wooden deck so children can play safely outdoors.
Completed wood deck railing.

Building Handrails for a Wooden Deck

Learn how to build handrails for a wooden deck the easy way, including proper baluster spacing and railing height. Watch this video to find out more.
Tapping engineered wood flooring into place with rubber mallet.

Installing Diagonal Glued Down Engineered Wood Flooring

While usually installed parallel to a wall, engineered wood flooring can also be laid diagonally to give a unique look. Watch this video to find out how.
Attaching a shade arbor to a brick wall.

Tips for Building a Shade Arbor

Building a shade arbor on your house or in your yard is a great way to improve the look of your home and provide much needed shade. Watch this video for some tips on how to attach and construct a shade arbor.
Applying homemade chalk paint to furniture.

How to Make Homemade Chalk Paint to Use for Antiquing Furniture

Find out how to make and apply homemade chalk paint to give furniture an antique look. Watch this video to find out more.
Wire shelves holding canned goods.

DIY Kitchen Pantry Storage Solutions

Find tips on how to maximize the storage space in your kitchen pantry for canned goods, rolls of sheet goods, and plastic bags. Watch this video to find out more.
Completed stackable block retaining wall in front of house.

Building a DIY Block Retaining Wall

Building a stackable block retaining wall makes a great do-it-yourself project, though it does require a good bit of physical labor and some heavy lifting. Watch this video to find out how to go about it.
Concrete patio after cleaning, staining, and sealing.

Cleaning and Staining a Concrete Patio or Porch

Watch this video for tips on how to improve the look of a concrete patio by cleaning the surface with an etcher/degreaser, staining it using a concrete stain, and sealing the concrete to protect it from wear.
Rolling masonry sealer on basement walls.

How to Apply Masonry Sealer to Basement Walls

Watch this video for tips on how to keep rainwater away from your foundation and apply masonry sealer to basement walls to reduce moisture.