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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I want to face a 4 foot exterior concrete wall with thin river stone. What is the best construction

09-17-2011 10:06 AM by jemsss

What type of mortar is best? What is the best way to apply ties to the concre...

1 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
View Beginningwoodworker's profile

Sonotube foundation for a shed?

11-07-2011 09:15 PM by Beginningwoodworker

I am thinking about doing a Sonotube foundation for a 12×18 shed? I am w...

11 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
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12-02-2011 05:38 AM by Betsy

I’m visiting from over yonder at Lumberjocks. I’m getting ready t...

3 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
View Leisel's profile

Ipe Porch

11-30-2011 10:43 PM by Leisel

I have an Ipe porch that is in desperate need of sealing/refinishing … ...

2 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
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Exterior paint issues on a 1920s bungalow

10-27-2011 05:56 PM by MyFathersSon

I know there will be a variety of opinions on this —and I already have ...

7 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
View juicegoose's profile

Sprinkler flex pvc fittings same as standard?

05-23-2011 08:09 PM by juicegoose

This weekend Whilst digging a hole I nicked a black feed line that comes from...

3 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
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Should I attach purgola support to a brick fire place?

05-03-2011 04:28 PM by DanGTX

I am adding a deck and shade structure to the back of my house. One of the s...

5 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
View Beginningwoodworker's profile

Figureing Siding?

06-07-2011 03:12 AM by Beginningwoodworker

I am thinking about install lap siding on the outside of 10×12 shop. I a...

6 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
View price's profile

Deck and lumber prices

05-07-2012 03:50 AM by price

Hi all, I’m mostly over on lumberjocks, but my question fits better her...

3 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
View cajun_duck's profile

noobie w/ a question

02-24-2012 09:31 PM by cajun_duck

First, let me say hi…Hi. Now, I just had my carport rebuilt which we l...

10 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
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privacy fence help

04-13-2012 04:02 PM by WooDR67

I replaced side privacy fence and I made sure e studying was level , the pro...

3 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
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Sprinkler Around Older Trees

03-13-2012 01:31 PM by Dukegijoe

I’m hoping for some advice. I have three large oak trees (20+ years old...

2 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
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Building Decks

06-25-2011 04:10 PM by dfletcher

So, I was just wondering, do you have a preference to what type of deck you b...

6 08-17-2018 09:45 AM
View Spar's profile

Roofing and gutters

09-29-2011 03:44 PM by Spar

Hello all,I am in need of a new roof. I have a modified salt block style hou...

15 08-17-2018 09:41 AM
View nate22's profile

building a new deck.

05-26-2011 09:38 PM by nate22

I am thinking of tearing my old deck off of my house and building a new one. ...

4 08-17-2018 09:40 AM
View rlrobinhood's profile

Where to find barn sashes

07-23-2012 03:02 AM by rlrobinhood

Hi all, This is my first post on this website, but frequent a sister site ...

3 07-12-2018 11:37 AM
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What to do with replaced windows?

05-05-2010 09:07 PM by John Steffen

I bought a full set of 22 replacement windows for my 1917 American Foursquare...

9 06-28-2018 09:18 AM
View BobD's profile

lap siding

08-01-2010 07:29 AM by BobD

I want to install some lap siding on my So Cal home which is a common stucco ...

2 06-28-2018 09:18 AM
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Block retaining wall along driveway help

05-08-2010 09:23 PM by siouxdawgs0409

Ok this might be a little difficult to put the picture in your head. I will d...

11 06-28-2018 09:16 AM
View gary7's profile

Where to buy T1-11 CEDAR siding in atlanta?

05-15-2013 11:24 PM by gary7

I need to do some repair work done on my siding. It’s T1-11 Cedar sidin...

704 06-04-2018 08:03 PM

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