15 Perfect Patio Designs
From entertaining spaces to cooking stations to areas designed for lounging, patios can add value and comfort to your home. Whether you're looking to design a patio with pavers, brick or poured concrete, here are 15 perfect patio designs to inspire you.
Metal, Wood and More: Tools and Tips for All Kinds of Cuts
These will definitely get you out of a few jams.
Eco-Friendly Cement Unveiled by Researchers at Western Sydney University
Concrete is essential for the construction industry, but bad for the environment. A team of researchers is working to solve...
51 DIY Demolition Tips You Need to Know
Tearing out a wall or taking a jackhammer to concrete can be great for stress relief, and doing this labor-intensive...
How to Build a Concrete Retaining Wall
Get your weekend workout and an attractive, hard-working wall with this DIY-friendly project
Garage Floor Resurfacing: Fix a Pitted Garage Floor
Special concrete resurfacers will make a concrete floor look like new
How to Remove Paint from Concrete and Other Stains
Remove oil and grease stains from concrete using TSP and other cleaners.
The Science Behind Concrete and Why it Matters for Pros
Ever wonder what concrete is really made of? Read this and find out.
Homebuilding Sector Drives Construction Employment Surge
Residential construction led the way to another positive month for construction employment.
Pouring Concrete Patio: A First Timer’s Guide
Poured concrete makes a terrific backyard patio and it's easier to succeed than you might think. Here's how to get...
The 3 Main Types of In-Ground Pools
You've decided to install an in-ground pool. Now it's time to decide between the three main types of in-ground pools:...
How to Build a DIY Fire Pit
Enjoy a crackling wood fire in your own backyard. Learn how to build a DIY fire pit.
Urban Garden Products We Know You’ll Love
You don’t need a huge backyard to have a breathtaking garden. These products turn even the smallest balcony into a...
8 Best Mold and Mildew Removers of 2020
Mold and mildew can grow almost anywhere, from fabric to concrete. These are the best mold-eliminating products for almost every...
The Best Right Angle Drill Attachments
Whether you need to drill a hole in the wall, insert a screw into your project or stir concrete in...
How To Pour a Perfect Concrete Apron
We followed a concrete crew for the day in order to find out the process behind their black concrete aprons....
Differences Between a Hammer Drill and Rotary Hammer
Learn about these drills and don't let a little concrete get in your way
Take a Look: Concrete Countertops Pros and Cons
Considering concrete countertops? Find out if they're the right choice for your kitchen with these concrete countertops pros and cons.