Exterior Home Improvement

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Pavestone Fire Pit Time Lapse

This fire pit from Pavestone is built using the SplitRock system. Watch the time-lapse video to see the project step-by-step.

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How to Clean Outdoor Lighting Fixtures

Regular cleaning of your home’s exterior light fixtures will ensure the best outdoor lighting and enhance your home’s curbside appeal. Read on for step-by-step instructions and cleaning methods.

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4 DIY Ideas for Creating a Patio on a Budget

The official start of summer is just around the corner. If your outdoor space isn’t quite ready for entertaining, we have four ways you can punch up your patio on a budget.

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How to Build Cabinets for an Outdoor Kitchen

Our take on cabinets for an outdoor kitchen features a veneer of split bricks to match the house.

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How to Install Rain Gutters

Gutters serve an important function of directing rainwater away from the house to protect your siding, foundation and landscaping. Here’s how to go about installing them.

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Creating a Stepping Stone Path Using Concrete Forms

Follow these steps to create a stepping stone path using concrete forms, such as Quikrete WalkMaker forms.

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How to Screen In an Existing Porch

Enclosing an existing covered porch with screen simply requires you to build a stud wall or walls along the open sides to create surfaces for attaching the screen. Here are step-by-step instructions.

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10 Tasks Every Homeowner Should Know How to Do

Whether you’re a first-time or veteran homeowner, there are some things you should know how to do around the house, without having to call a professional. Here are our top 10 tasks you can tackle on your own and how to do them.

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