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Our latest shed is also a pavilion—and you can build it, too!
Learn how to build with brick, concrete and stone to develop your masonry skills.
How to Properly Mix Concrete
Learn how to mix concrete so you get the right strength and consistency every time.
DIY Fire Pit
Asphalt Repair and Crack Filling
DIY Concrete Crack Repair
How to Estimate a Concrete Order
Five Crucial Tips for Concrete Care
10 Ways You Didn’t Know You Could Use Concrete
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How to Build Pathways: Brick and Stone Pathways
With a little imagination and a lot of muscle, you can build this walk in a three-day weekend
Make your chimney last for decades with a few hours of simple maintenance
Caulking Concrete Cracks
How to make long-lasting caulk joints and keep water out.
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Use Salt on Concrete
You really need to avoid those ice melters! Here's why.
How to Pour a Concrete Sidewalk
Make it smooth, durable and crack-free.
A Heated Driveway: Is It Actually Worth It?
Have you considered a heated driveway? Radiant heating slabs have been around for decades and...
How to Seal an Asphalt Driveway
Seal your asphalt driveway correctly and it could last up to 30 years.
How to Caulk Concrete
Use foam backer rod and keep the caulk bead thin.
Build a Brick Pathway in the Garden
Build this handsome backyard feature in one weekend
How to Repair Mortar Joints
Restore crumbling mortar joints with a chisel, a grinder and a lot of patience
How to Quickly Remove Dangerous Dust
Try this easy little trick the next time you need to pour concrete to reduce...
How to Fix Chipped Concrete Steps for Good
Assemble an L-shaped wooden form, lock it into place with bricks and fill the void...
2 Simple Steps to Protect Your Exterior Stonework
Doing this will extend the life of your exterior stone.
Form and Pour a Concrete Slab
A pro shows you how to build strong concrete forms, place a solid slab and trowel a smooth finish
Make Exterior Caulk Last Longer
Exterior caulking is a lot like interior caulking: Your goal is a neat-looking seal over...
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How to Cut Concrete
Concrete cutting tips for the tough jobs. Try a concrete saw
Garage Floor Resurfacing: Fix a Pitted Garage Floor
Special concrete resurfacers will make a concrete floor look like new
How to Replace Spalling Bricks
Freezing and thawing water in brick can cause flaking and spalling, which ruins the brick.
How to Choose and Use Concrete Fasteners, Masonry Screws
Modern solutions for fastening wood and metal to concrete