Home Improvement Expert Danny Lipford

Carpentry

How to Replace Rotten Newel Post Facing Boards

How to Replace Rotten Newel Post Facing Boards
Find out how to replace rotten facing boards and caps around newel posts on outdoor porch and deck railings. Watch this video to find out more.
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How to Replace Rotten Wood Column Base Trim Boards

How to Replace Rotten Wood Column Base Trim Boards
Watch this video to find out how to remove and replace rotten or damaged trim boards around the base of a square wood column.
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How to Replace Damaged Eave Fascia Boards

How to Replace Damaged Eave Fascia Boards
Find out how to remove a rotten or damaged eave fascia board, and replace it with a new fascia board. Watch this video to find out more.
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Tackling Common DIY Exterior House Repairs

Tackling Common DIY Exterior House Repairs
Keeping the outside of your home in good condition requires regular maintenance. Watch this video to see how to make common exterior repairs, including fixing squirrel damage to eaves and replacing rotten siding.
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How to Make a Homemade Water Level

How to Make a Homemade Water Level
Water levels have been in use for thousands of years, are easy and inexpensive to make, and more accurate than carpenter’s levels. Read on to find out how to make an inexpensive water level that’s perfect for leveling a shed or deck foundation.
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Adding a Built-in Sandbox to a Wood Deck

Adding a Built-in Sandbox to a Wood Deck
Watch this video to find out how to construct a built-in sandbox in a wooden deck so children can play safely outdoors.
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Building Handrails for a Wooden Deck

Building Handrails for a Wooden Deck
Learn how to build handrails for a wooden deck the easy way, including proper baluster spacing and railing height. Watch this video to find out more.
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Tips for Building a Shade Arbor

Tips for Building a Shade Arbor
Building a shade arbor on your house or in your yard is a great way to improve the look of your home and provide much needed shade. Watch this video for some tips on how to attach and construct a shade arbor.
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