Exterior Home Improvement

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Using Paver Base as an Outdoor Surface

Paver base is a crushed gravel mixture used to provide a solid foundation for interlocking pavers. But, it can also be used as a stand-alone outdoor surface when packed tightly. Learn More »


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Chelsea Lipford Wolf and Danny Lipford prep for summer with the Toro TimeMaster lawn mower, NuTone Haven mosquito-repelling fixtures, and Champion Power Equipment home standby generator.

Simple Steps to Summer Prep

Summer is just around the corner and with it comes cookouts, yard work, pesky mosquitoes and those nasty summer storms. There’s no better time than now to prepare your home and yard for the season’s summer fun and unpredictable weather patterns.

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Sika Fence Post Fix

Setting fence posts can be backbreaking work. Save your back with Sika Fence Post Mix, which mixes right in the bag and expands in the hole.

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Importance of Sealing Concrete and Masonry Surfaces

Concrete and masonry surfaces are great because they’re so durable. But, if you want to keep them looking good, they need to be sealed.

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Tackling Chores You Can’t Ignore

Young families like Chuck and Allison Kelley’s have plenty of things vying for their time, energy and money; so we helped them catch up on some chores that shouldn’t be ignored.

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Pressure Washing Vinyl Siding and Concrete Walkways

Chelsea Lipford Wolf and homeowner Allison Kelley use a Generac pressure washer to clean the Kelleys’ home and sidewalks.

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Using Fast-Setting Concrete for Curbing

Paver walkways and patios are popular DIY projects. Use fast-setting concrete for edging to contain the pavers along the perimeter.

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How to Build a Mailbox Post

A mailbox post is a simple structure. You need a vertical post to go in the ground and a horizontal piece to support the mailbox, joined together with a half-lap joint. Watch the video for step-by-step instructions.

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