Home Improvement Expert Danny Lipford

Decks & Patios

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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Repairing a Wood Deck and Building a Pergola Shade Arbor

Repairing a Wood Deck and Building a Pergola Shade Arbor
See how we repaired a deteriorating wooden deck, cleaned and stained a concrete patio, and built a pergola over it to provide much needed shade. Watch this video to find out more.
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Three Key Steps for Wood Deck Maintenance and Repair

Three Key Steps for Wood Deck Maintenance and Repair
Spending time out on your deck visiting with friends is one of the best parts of summer. But if your deck is cracked, warped, or infested with moss or dry rot, it can become an eyesore and may even be dangerous to use. Read on to find out how to repair and maintain your deck.
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Paver Fire Pit Enhances Outdoor Living

Paver Fire Pit Enhances Outdoor Living
Installing a paver fire pit in your backyard is a great way to enhance your outdoor living space, even when it’s not cold outside. Watch this video to find out more.
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Laying Paver Patio Makes a Great DIY Project

Laying Paver Patio Makes a Great DIY Project
Laying a paver patio in your backyard makes a great DIY project, and it’s much easier than pouring a concrete slab. Watch this video to find out more.
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Installing Tile Outside on a Concrete Porch or Patio

Installing Tile Outside on a Concrete Porch or Patio
Watch this video for tips on how to lay tile outdoors on a concrete porch or patio, including the right kind of tile, waterproofer, mortar adhesive, and grout to use.
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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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