Home Improvement Expert Danny Lipford

Decks & Patios

Tips for Making a Backyard Patio Paradise

Tips for Making a Backyard Patio Paradise
Find tips on building a paver patio, scoring and staining a concrete slab patio, and choosing a lawn mower for your yard. Watch this video to find out more.
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Create Your Own DIY Backyard Patio Paradise

Create Your Own DIY Backyard Patio Paradise
With summer almost here, homeowners everywhere are getting ready for outdoor entertaining. If your patio is closer to purgatory than paradise, read on for some easy DIY ideas to improve the look of your patio and get your lawn in shape for summer.
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Wood Deck Cleaning and Staining Tips

Wood Deck Cleaning and Staining Tips
A wood deck needs to be cleaned regularly and refinished with deck stain or sealer every few years to protect the wood and keep it looking good. Watch this video for tips on how to clean and finish your deck.
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Building a Family Friendly Wood Deck

Building a Family Friendly Wood Deck
Find out how to build a pressure treated wood deck on your home that includes a built-in sandbox and child-friendly step railings. Watch this video to find out more.
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Adding Wood Lattice Under Skirting Around a Deck Foundation

Adding Wood Lattice Under Skirting Around a Deck Foundation
Watch this video for tips on how to cut and attach pressure treated wood lattice panels around a wood deck foundation.
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Preparing Concrete Surfaces for Staining

Preparing Concrete Surfaces for Staining
Find tips on how to use QUIKRETE concrete cleaner, etcher, and degreaser to clean a concrete patio or porch floor before staining.
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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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