Exterior Home Improvement

Decks, foundations, fences, roofs... well you get the picture. If you're making structural changes to the exterior of your home then this is the place to discuss your plans and ask your questions.

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Resources for attached shed?

03-05-2018 02:42 PM by jamsomito


4 09-14-2018 04:41 AM
View willy3486's profile

Fencing ideas needed

02-04-2011 03:38 AM by willy3486

New here to refurbers but not new to reburbishing. I need ideas and places t...

3 09-12-2018 05:36 AM
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Recommendations for my new roof?

09-18-2013 06:23 PM by Beainked

Hello, I just bought a new home. We’ve had several leaks since moving i...

6 09-08-2018 10:05 AM
View SteveE's profile

Removing a sliding door and adding windows

03-02-2011 09:56 PM by SteveE

We are about to embark on a kitchen/dining room remodel on a house that we wi...

13 09-08-2018 09:59 AM
View kdownes's profile

Removing unused electrical conduit from exterior

04-12-2011 09:22 PM by kdownes

With the coming spring I’m hoping to do a variety of projects inside an...

5 09-07-2018 07:16 AM
View new2wood's profile

Need deck help!

06-03-2012 10:22 PM by new2wood

I’m having trouble with my deck stain. Actually, I’ve had troubl...

4 09-07-2018 07:07 AM
View SBOhio's profile

Hidden Soffit Vent

07-25-2013 01:19 PM by SBOhio

I am restoring my familiess 120 yr old Queen Anne. In the process of replacin...

17 09-05-2018 11:48 AM
View John's profile

Basketball goal removal

12-27-2010 02:37 AM by John

The former owner put up a basketball goal and did what the instructions said....

5 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View Kindlingmaker's profile

A frozzen surprise!

10-06-2008 10:49 PM by Kindlingmaker

After completing the new redwood front deck just a couple of days before the ...

5 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View coletrain's profile

Metal Roof Leaking

10-27-2008 05:40 PM by coletrain

Hi Guys, I have a problem. My family has a building that has a metal roof...

8 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
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Spring Maintenance for Deck

04-07-2008 12:01 AM by MsDebbieP

We have a deck made from pressure treated lumber and it’s time to give ...

19 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View johnrb's profile

Storm doors and fiberglass entrance door

06-26-2008 10:17 PM by johnrb

Hi Everyone, I am new here and would like to ask a question. i recently re...

4 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View Dan Lyke's profile

Sprinkler system: Things to watch out for?

06-06-2008 08:45 PM by Dan Lyke

We’ve got about 800 square feet of lawn in 3 rectangles, and I’m ...

3 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View ultralame's profile

Firewall on the property line

11-03-2009 01:07 AM by ultralame

I live in San Francisco and I am trying to frame in a light-well. I have to ...

4 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View DaddyT's profile

How to build stairs

01-14-2010 11:27 PM by DaddyT

Alright, Im going to throw myself on your mercy’s. I got a friend wants...

6 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View Craftsman on the Lake's profile

Need help on bearing wall estimate

02-25-2009 02:57 AM by Craftsman on the Lake

Years ago the end of the house with a hip roof had an addition to extend the ...

6 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View sondich's profile

Floating Engineered Floor Over Stone Tile

02-24-2009 03:53 PM by sondich

In the entryway of my home, I have dated-looking stone which I would love to ...

6 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View Scott Hildenbrand's profile

Cellulose Insulation Advice

02-23-2009 09:16 PM by Scott Hildenbrand

One of the areas of my home which need addressed insulation wise is a 11×...

3 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View Estley's profile

yard gate..

06-05-2009 05:12 PM by Estley

I have to put new gates on both sides of my yard, the existing ones basically...

4 08-17-2018 09:46 AM
View spooled's profile

Change a flagstone patio from sand base to concrete and grout.

01-31-2013 10:39 PM by spooled

A couple years ago i built a nice large fire pit out of stone. I then leveled...

1 08-17-2018 09:45 AM

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