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Why Are People Buying Glass Houses?

The benefits are transparent.

Drill Into a Brick Wall in 7 Steps

This opens up some beautiful design options.

How to Remove a Concrete Walkway

It's a heavy task, but it can make way for more green space.

Sunken Concrete: Repair or Replace?

A sunken slab can be an easy fix or extensive project.

How to Build a Clear Roof

There are a few other key factors in addition to the panels.

Stucco 101

This classic exterior surface is more popular than ever.

Brick Garden Edging Installation

Give your garden beds the ultimate finish by installing a brick border.

How to Repair a Coping Stone Part 2

This article is the second and last part of the 2-part article addressing the repair of coping stone

How to Hand Trowel a Smooth Finish on Concrete

Hand trowels are the solution for a smooth concrete finish.

How far apart should I space concrete expansion joints?

Placing concrete expansion joints is a necessary step when installing concrete slabs.

How to Build a Concrete Paver Wall

Prevent soil erosion or just showcase your garden.

How to Repair Cracked Concrete Landscape Borders

Concrete landscape borders assist in maintaining a well-manicured appearance.

How to Make Stepping Stones with Stepping Stone Molds

To make your own stepping stones by means of stepping stone molds, is fun and easy.

Tips for Using Epoxy to Patch Concrete Cracks

Concrete is a material used in many building applications.

How to Build a Fire Pit from Brick

This basic DIY task will set your world aflame.

Stucco Drywall Installation Process

Stucco drywall can make your home more beautiful.

How to Lay Flagstone

There are many different books and articles that teach people how to lay flagstone.

How to Repair Cracks in Blacktop Driveways

Cracks are unseemly. Get it? Here's how to repair them.

How to Smooth Out Rough Concrete

Concrete is a very forgiving substance. You can use concrete to build skyscrapers or a simple patio.

How to Install Flagstone Steps

Flagstone steps can be an excellent addition to any home.

Cobblestone Walkway vs Gravel or Concrete

What you put underfoot matters.

DIY: Cement Sidewalk Repair

Nobody wants a cracked sidewalk.

Removing Old Stucco

This greatly enhances curb appeal.