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How to Fix Chipped Concrete Steps for Good
Assemble an L-shaped wooden form, lock it into place with bricks and fill the void with concrete repair mix.
2 Simple Steps to Protect Your Exterior Stonework
How to Properly Mix Concrete
How to Pour a Concrete Sidewalk
How to Finish Concrete
How to Estimate a Concrete Order
How to Choose and Use Concrete Fasteners, Masonry Screws
Modern solutions for fastening wood and metal to concrete
Form and Pour a Concrete Slab
A pro shows you how to build strong concrete forms, place a solid slab and trowel a smooth finish
How to Seal an Asphalt Driveway
Seal your asphalt driveway correctly and it could last up to 30 years.
How to Build a Stone Fire Ring
Build this backyard fire pit with retaining wall blocks.
Make Exterior Caulk Last Longer
Exterior caulking is a lot like interior caulking: Your goal is a neat-looking seal over...
Garage Floor Resurfacing: Fix a Pitted Garage Floor
Special concrete resurfacers will make a concrete floor look like new
DIY Concrete Crack Repair
You can fix many concrete cracks yourself
DIY Fire Pit
Enjoy a crackling wood fire in your own backyard. Learn how to build a DIY fire pit
Build a Brick Pathway in the Garden
Build this handsome backyard feature in one weekend
Asphalt Repair and Crack Filling
Over time, every asphalt driveway develops cracks and pits. Here's how to fight back.
How to Replace Spalling Bricks
Freezing and thawing water in brick can cause flaking and spalling, which ruins the brick.
How to Repair Mortar Joints
Restore crumbling mortar joints with a chisel, a grinder and a lot of patience
How to Cut Concrete
Concrete cutting tips for the tough jobs. Try a concrete saw
How to Build Pathways: Brick and Stone Pathways
With a little imagination and a lot of muscle, you can build this walk in a three-day weekend
How to Fix Spalling Concrete
Don't replace your driveway, patio or basement floor—just resurface it. Read on to learn...
Make Solid Connections in Concrete
To securely mount screws, hooks or nails to a solid concrete surface, bore a hole...
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How to Build a Post and Beam Pavilion
Does it seem like whenever you want to spend your day off outside, the weather...
How to Remove Rust from Concrete
This cheap and easy method for removing rust stains on concrete comes directly from an...
How to Pour a Concrete Slab Successfully: 31 Tips
Building a shed this spring? Before you can even think about raising the walls, it’...
How to Pour a Perfect Concrete Slab
A concrete driveway makes a beautiful gateway to your home that can last for decades...