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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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View Kindlingmaker's profile

Another learning the hard way

10-31-2008 05:11 PM by Kindlingmaker

I have a front door that is a steel skinned core door. The paint needed to be...

12 11-14-2017 01:41 AM
View J's profile

The Shed of Doom

03-24-2015 06:05 PM by J

http://www.bcsportbikes.com/forum/showthread.php/146566-Build-to-Fail-Fail-to...

144 11-14-2017 01:40 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 ...

22 11-14-2017 01:40 AM
View caddenma's profile

Siding project

04-25-2013 09:07 PM by caddenma

Looking to make some improvements to the house and work on a siding project.I...

10 11-14-2017 01:39 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...

27 10-26-2017 09:40 AM
View ezgnann's profile

tips for pergola building

10-07-2011 02:23 PM by ezgnann

I have decided to build a pergola over a brick patio in the front yard of our...

10 10-21-2017 03:33 AM
View stephenandy's profile

Garage Door Installation

10-08-2013 06:34 AM by stephenandy

Do you know the best way to restore the gleam to the outside of your home? Wa...

12 10-16-2017 04:51 PM
View Becky's profile

moving a shed?

10-04-2013 06:35 PM by Becky

Hi all! I can’t remember if i posted this over at GT or not –...

13 10-16-2017 04:50 PM
View HallTree's profile

Under deck drain system

01-13-2009 02:54 AM by HallTree

I want to install an ‘under the deck drain system’. I have been l...

8 10-16-2017 03:43 PM
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 ...

9 10-16-2017 03:31 PM
View VerteramoFurniture7's profile

3 season room window hardware

04-15-2012 10:32 PM by VerteramoFurniture7

Hello,I have a three season breezeway with the old style windows that come up...

8 10-16-2017 02:46 PM
View WooDR67's profile

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...

6 10-16-2017 02:45 PM
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...

12 10-16-2017 02:31 PM
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 ...

14 10-16-2017 02:26 PM
View dannyfixit's profile

Get rid of the vines

09-28-2011 04:46 AM by dannyfixit

My son’s 1860’s home used to have vines growing on it. Previous ...

15 10-16-2017 02:24 PM
View jemsss's profile

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...

10 10-16-2017 02:23 PM
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...

20 10-16-2017 02:22 PM
View MyFathersSon's profile

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 ...

19 10-16-2017 02:13 PM
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 ...

11 10-16-2017 02:10 PM
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. ...

11 10-16-2017 12:57 PM

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