Sep , There s nothing like a hurricane to remind you that your beautiful shed isn t actually attached to anything With winds expected to reach mph, Fred and I decided it was in our best interest to better secure the shed You may recall that we poured the concrete pad for the shed, and we even shared a quick
This Old House landscaping contractor Roger Cook shows how to construct a wood timber retaining wall to create a play area Set up wooden stakes and nylon strings to represent the height and perimeter of the retaining wall Continue building up the retaining wall, using landscaping screws to secure each timber.
Jan , To accommodate both of these, I was going to need to create a removable fence post in the middle I ll show you how I did this below, but for now it s important to point out that using a removable post works fine for a stable section of fence, but it should not be used as a hinge anchor for the gate it s not as
Jun , The invention constitutes an apparatus and method for inexpensively, repairing wooden fences which fence posts have rotted or failed Alternative uses for this piece of hardware are as a permanent fence post stub which is set in concrete or as a quickly erected fence pose anchor which can be driven
Aug , For drilling pilot holes and driving screws, a drill was all we needed So for projects like building a deck or putting up a wood fence, the drill is a fine choice We had to anchor the ramp to concrete on the end, so we employed a hammer drill to make the holes before using it to drive the Tapcons in place.
Oct , The present invention relates to a bracket which is used to offset anchor a fence post It would be desirable to use such a bracket when an existing wooden fence post has rotted through at its base, and the only alternative would be to remove the existing concrete foundation and post, and to replace it with a
Feb , If there are any locations that involve military bases or other secure facilities, then people have to have a security clearance, which is time consuming and Although Trump is unkind to reporters who describe the wall as a fence, this description is not a slight but rather a reality based depiction of the way
Danny Lipford It is fairly easy to find the wall stud in a wall, even behind ceramic tile like this, especially if the tile doesn t go quite to the ceiling You can use a stud finder like this, locate exactly where the stud is, level down, and you ll know exactly where to attach your grab bar into that stud Now, if your ceramic tile goes all
How to Attach Supports to a Masonry Wall illustration of person attaching supports to masonry wall for growing espaliered plant View as slideshow Illustration by Jason Schneider While espalier shoots can be tied directly to wood lattice, creating a support system on a brick, block, or stone wall requires a little work up front.
Dec , Here are a few of my favorite ways to hang things on Sheetrock, wood and brick without hurting your walls Traditional Porch by I love EZ anchors for more permanent Sheetrock hanging solutions, and I always substitute these for any anchors that might come with what I m hanging These can hold a lot
There are several types of hollow wall fasteners, and a toggle bolt is probably the most common A better version of a toggle is called a strap toggle, which is.
Jul , Blocking for wall framing are short pieces of by that you install between two joists of the basement ceiling Make sure you couldn t possible attach the blocking to your sill plate that should be wood and run along the top of your foundation it may be hidden by insulation, that s typically what you
Watch this video for tips on how to build, attach, and anchor a shade arbor to a wall, the ground, or a concrete slab Use coated, galvanized, or stainless steel screws when attaching an arbor to wood, vinyl, or fiber cement siding, making sure to screw into sheathing and studs Anchoring Freestanding Arbors To secure
Nov , The invention described herein is a fence post bracket for inserting into a retaining wall or other structure capable of securely holding a fence post The fence post bracket The fence does not require the structural capabilities of the concrete wall, and may thus be made of wood or similar materials .
Jun , For that reason it was really important that the corners be perfect because they act as a reference for the rest of that section of wall At times they also used a wooden corner block Save Save Every courses, the guys used wall ties and nails to anchor the block wall to the existing foundation Save.
Mar , Watch this video to find out how to jack up, remove, and replace a rotten wood porch column with a new pressure treated one Since the sealant was cut off on one end, we ll make that the top and attach the plinth block to the end with the sealant The new column goes into the same location as the old
Jun , ,, pertains to a device for creating a footing for a structure including a reinforcing member having a base extending in a first direction, and a leg extending in a second direction, and it is concerned with fence post footings as part of a retaining wall, secured by horizontal anchors Hence, this device