So after you clean off the lid, and before you replace it, use a plastic bag to cover the can So cover the entire rim of the can with a plastic bag, then put on the lid Now, the plastic bag serves three purposes First, it helps And it basically is just a band aid, over the years It s never been fixed for longer than a couple of years.
Find answers to the most commonly asked questions about decking and railing Why are outdoor living products better than wood Can be curved Can a groove be cut in the side of a deck board Can you rip a board Can deck boards be glued Can be placed over a solid surface
, See how we makeover a backyard to turn it into a family friendly retreat by adding a composite deck, vinyl privacy fence, and storage building Outer band joists were then attached to the posts and support joists attached to the band joists on centers using metal straps Once the framing had been
, Watch this video to see how to replace a wooden shovel handle the right way to make it stronger by orienting the grain of the wood vertically If you imagine a two by four on edge, how it s very strong, has no flex, but a two by four on flat will bend That s the same principle why these handles will last
Watch this video to find out how to build a pressure treated wood deck on your home which includes a built in sandbox and child friendly step railings Installing deck ledger strips and floor joists Attaching wood If you imagine a two by four on edge, how it s very strong, has no flex, but a two by four on flat will bend.
The Ames Stand Up Weeder pulls weeds roots and all without your bending over and straining your back It is available at The Home Depot.
Remove all the old roofing material and underlayment so the decking can be inspected for rot or other damage Repair or replace any rotten or damaged sections of decking on the roof Install new underlayment as recommended by the Bending back asphalt roof shingle until it breaks Asphalt Shingle Roof Replacement
I just bought a house with a Genie garage door opener The opener was installed inches off center from the center of door When I opened the door a dozen times or so, this bind has caused the opener to quit working Upon fixing the bind and examining the screw, I found that the middle section of the part screw is bent,
Watch this video to find out how to use a scrap piece of plastic coated, wire shelving as a drying rack in your shop But rather than laying them flat, what I like to do is it s just a piece of wire from a bent clothes hanger and just hang it on the back there, and it keeps the bristles up off the bottom of the sink so they dry nice
To determine if you can repair your asphalt shingle roof or should replace it, bend a tab of the roofing on a warm day If the shingle is flexible and doesn t break, the roof has a few years left and you should be able to repair the damage If the shingle breaks easily, then your best bet is to replace the entire roof Watch this
Replace Entry Door Removed weathered wood entry door and replaced it with a stained fiberglass door Install Deadbolt They re great for cleaning any outdoor surface Russ and Vicki felt they were a total loss but as it turns out the major damage was in the lower posts, which had rotted off at the ground level.