Aug , DIY Cement Tile Patio Makeover Save So while what I eventually went with is so much tamer than what I originally had in mind it is also so much more fitting And I am loving our mini deck, constructed right over top of our brick stairs But, ironically not right over that renegade patch of self leveler.
May , Last weekend we finished pouring the fourth and final quadrant of self leveling underlayment over the radiant heating wires in the basement gameroom The total floorspace in the area is about sq ft This pour constituted the last sq ft and the second largest pour of the four we ve made.
Jun , The postage stamp patio wasn t big enough so we build a × ft deck first, then put ehe × ft screened in porch over that That gave us room on the deck for May , at pm Is the x size including the roof and cement dimensions or the framed part of the screened in porch Thanks.
Overhaul your boring concrete porch with bluestone and natural stone veneers For the mortar to grab, you must either scarify the concrete with a grinder or add a scratch coat, like we did First, lay lath over the landing and steps, and use tin snips to trim sections for the sides that overlap the steps by inches Before
May , Concrete is a standard paving material for many home patios, but that doesn t mean concrete patios have to be boring In fact, rethinking Paving veneer It is possible to add pavers over your existing concrete, so long as the finished height of the paving does not pose any hazards with drainage or walking.
Dec , Each of the pressure treated × is nailed (power actuated) to the concrete with no modifications The tricky part is that in order for the top of the wood deck to be level, each of the boards attached to the pressure treated × s is tapered in two directions Each row is consistently tapered along the long
Jun , Does the Sherwin Williams Floor Deck Enamel work on basement concrete floors Our house We just painted our concrete patio outside and used the Sherwin Williams paint and sealer that was suggested now the floor is very tacky when you walk across it, what are we supposed to do We call the
Jul , If you ve ever thought about turning your cement porch into a wood deck, it s surprisingly easy! Here are some thoughts, tips, You could save around by skipping this step, but as water drains through the slats in your decking, it inevitably ends upon top of the sleepers With the flashing tape, the
Building a Paver Patio Location Decide if you want the patio near your back door or further out in the yard Layout Mark out the area for your patio using stakes and string Excavation Remove the top several inches of the existing soil, and level the area Base Spread of crushed limestone over the area, and use a plate