Aug , Make tiny terraces feel larger and expansive decks more inviting with these tricks for styling your outdoor lounge If your existing hardscape feels larger than what you can use for a lounge, consider quartering off a section of it as a small group seating area For example, this San Francisco backyard uses
Jul , Since the swing that we built was (center center of the eye bolts), and our deck joists were center center, we had to improvise a solution We added these x boards between the existing deck floor joists using these joist hangers This made centering the swing under the deck easy.
Aug , So, once again, the total cost to add this porch to my home, including removing the old brick stoop and building a porch from the ground up, including I have a claw foot tub out under my deck waiting to be installed in my bath, but the old Roman tube (only deep enough for a foot soak, really) needs to be
May , I was on site as he and his crew built this deck, taking pictures of the progress, documenting the work and discovering tips and tricks I m convinced that there s no better way to I removed an old deck that was attached to ledger boards in the corner of the exterior I understand that your ledger board in
Jan , Read on if you have an existing wood deck and are looking to make some simple tweaks to update its look and improve how it feels and functions Modern Deck to use the space Once those pieces are in place, you can add seating, potted shade plants, a hammock, lighting and whatever else you desire.
May , But after living in the house for a summer we kept talking about how nice it would be to expand that little wood landing off the house into a real deck and to take the small patio (with boxwoods around it) and build it into something bigger A summer later we had ripped the existing landing off, built the new
Stacked on the table, the benches looked like shelves, she says To turn the pieces into a bona fide potting bench, she raised the table to a good working height with ×s Then she used old fence boards to add support to the back and sides, and secured the entire structure with deck screws After priming the bench, Tarja