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It summer and our back yard is getting a makeover Follow along as we install a DIY fire pit on a budget so you can too Get it done in a day and enjoy!

Dec , Modular Concrete Mini Planters with DIY Molds Recycle cardboard to make your own concrete mold (instructions here) and make a set of these modular mini planters for a desk or wall planter The added gold edging is beautiful! Tall Outdoor Concrete Planter This is the big kahuna! Learn to use

Jun , Budget friendly No, no, and sorta sealed concrete floors Save The only reason we have sealed concrete floors in our new house is because we can t and just left the concrete exposed concrete clean up Save Scraping that one tiny area took forever, I couldn t imagine trying to clean the whole house.

Jun , But there s a charm to these small, sometimes awkwardly shaped patios that those party size outdoor areas cannot replicate If you re struggling with how to in the back corner of the yard A custom concrete and stone bench, coordinating concrete fire pit and flagstone floor tie it to the yard and the house.

Aug , Here s the lowdown on design, materials and costs of this patio and outdoor kitchen Budget (includes labor) Back Yard Patio Brett Zamore Design Patio floor Crushed granite gravel and Black Star gravel alternate between concrete pavers The concrete pavers are feet wide and feet long with a

We re helping homeowners Howard and Cam Johnson repair and improve the exterior of their small, s starter home to get it ready to sell Watch this video to find out more Budget Outdoor Improvement Projects Landscaping To improve the curb appeal of the yard, we cut the grass, edged the walk and drive, pruned

Aug , Great tips on how to paint concrete flooring the right way We knew wood floors were out of our budget soooooo, we ripped up the carpet and painted the concrete It was definitely labor intensive and we finished the We touched up the corners of the room with a small foam brush SO EASY! Tips to paint

Jun , You may or may not know that about a year and ago I posted a really through tutorial for painting concrete cement Dyl s room is preeeeetty small so it wasn t a horribly hard job (but if you need a few more tips on that, pop over and check out this post on YHL.) Have you painted outdoor areas.

There are many materials that can be used to create a walkway or path in your yard including stone, brick, gravel, and concrete.

Aug , This square meter two bedroom house is an another small house on the Isle of Skye done by Rural Design Its budget was around £, It s timber clad with a corrugated roof, the industrial aesthetic follows through to the inside with a polished concrete floor, exposed structure and sawn timber

Aug , We ve written this guide filled with functional and durable kitchen flooring ideas to upgrade your cooking area The pros and cons Tips If you like concrete flooring and live in a colder climate, consider adding radiant floor heating beneath the concrete to warm up the material s cold surface Pros Durable

The official start of summer is just around the corner If your outdoor space isn t quite ready for entertaining, don t worry I recently made an appearance on Fox Friends to demonstrate ways to punch up your patio on a shoestring budget Be sure to check out the video segment for more information on these four

May , Above Architects Specht Harpman installed polished concrete floors across the expanse of a th century gambrel barn that they renovated in Connecticut Expansion joints are incorporated into for visiting children and guests For the full tour, see Backyard Bunkhouse, Hollywood Royal Family Edition.

Apr , With outdoor space at a premium, urban and small space gardeners have embraced portable and often temporary garden designs to make the most of the space they have available Whether and pots Are working on a limited budget or want to start small, adding a few containers or planters at a time.

Jun , This micro apartment showcases high design along with smart thinking for small spaces, like floor to floor heights, hardwood floors and high quality finishes, and a charming balcony The Capitol on th also showcases premium views, with some tiny living units featuring outdoor spaces.

Feb , When my small construction company was building some houses from the ground up a few years ago, the architect highly recommended that we use hydronic (radiant) heat instead of forced air It is a world of difference, he said, To have that silent warmth radiating at you through the floor instead of just

Aug , We are very excited to show you the HUGE DIY concrete patio project that we took on this year in our backyard We decided to attempt to do it ourselves, and this was no small patio We wanted to go big or go home So, a square feet of patio is what we designed It took a lot of time to get the project

Pop Some Color on that Concrete Patio Gray and white painted concrete patio floor Image Jill Bennett Rejuvenate that dilapidated patio with color in a can Try painting it a bold, bright color or a fun pattern, like chevron You can also mimic the appearance of upscale stone patios with just a bit of paint and some stamps.

Jul , Cheap flooring is hard to find, and often not very attractive DIY cheap flooring next to impossible! So, I turned to my binder of diy ideas that i had written down over the years I remembered that I had an idea months ago of making a floor from lath After talking over the logistics of yet one more of my diy ideas

Jul , Depending on the surface of your concrete floors, you may need to etch the surface {We didn t have to do this part.} Etching basically opens up the pores of the concrete to allow the paint to absorb better To test if your floor needs etching, drop a small amount of water on the floor and see how quickly it is

Jun , Archive The Budget for Laura s Backyard Renovation Archive We had quite a big job to tackle this week to concrete the floor of the garage Luckily the local hardware store provides free trailer hire, which was useful when we needed to transport the reinforcing mesh for the concrete floor of the garage.