Deck and Patio

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Buyer’s Guide To Outdoor Benches for Your Backyard

A properly placed outdoor bench evokes thoughts of pleasant days taking in the sights and sounds — even if you never sit on it!

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Can You Stain Pressure-Treated Wood?

Just because you used pressure-treated lumber doesn't mean your outdoor project has to stay green. Not only can you can...


50 Incredible DIY Home Projects

If you're looking to become a DIYer or if you've been a DIYer for years we've got an assortment of...


30 Outstanding One-Day Backyard Projects

Save $100s and update your outdoor spaces instantly with these easy and inexpensive one-day backyard projects!


5 Outdoor Tables You Can Make

Good-quality outdoor furniture can be expensive and it can be tough to find just the right piece. If you've had...

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The Best Outdoor Lounge Chairs

Kick back on the patio or deck with one of these inviting outdoor lounge chairs.


How to Build an A-Frame Picnic Table

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Learn how to make a picnic table you can build...

How to Build an Outdoor Storage Bench

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At first glance, this bench may look like a complex...


Perfect Patio Combo: Wooden Bench Plans With Built-in End Table

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This patio bench offers comfortable seating with built-in end tables...


Simple Deck With Built-In Bench

We can't promise you a beachfront view but we know you'll enjoy relaxing on this simple deck wherever you choose...