How to Build an Interlocking Retaining Wall
Build a strong, stylish retaining wall without mortar. We'll show you how.
Building an "instant" deck with Concrete Deck Blocks. | Door Sixteen
Well, almost instant. It took Evan and me about 8 hours to build the flat deck in my garden plan yesterday. Neither one of us have ever done this kind of thing before, so we’re feeling pretty pleased with ourselves right now! We used a deck block pier system from Lowe’s, and it was really simple. Pretty amazing. The hardest part was getting everything level since our garden slopes from side to side, but even that wasn’t so bad once we had a system going. The total cost was just around $300…
DIY Concrete Guide: How to order concrete, How to calculate concrete
DIY Concrete Guide: how to calculate the amount of concrete you need, how to order concrete, prior to pour concrete checklist, using concrete pumps.
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How to Build a Mortarless Concrete Stem Wall
A stem wall is the outer portion of a structure's foundation. The stem wall lifts the structure above the ground level to protect it from moisture. There are many ways to build one, but the easiest method uses interlocking bricks designed...
15 Brilliant Apartments with Concrete Elements
It’s all about raw, industrial finishes these days, from plywood to concrete. Concrete is turning into a global trend for interior designers. But you have
How to Lay a Concrete Block Wall | DoItYourself.com
A number of DIY projects call for laying concrete blocks. Read this article for information on how to make those walls.
Concrete Raised Garden Beds (Easy to build, and fairly cheap)
After years of having a regular garden, and with my wife not wanting to give up more yard I decided to build my first raised beds. But out of what...I wanted a bed high enough so that I could pick...
Interlocking Concrete blocks for retaining wall structures - Elite Precast Concrete
For many years the options for engineers specifying retaining wall structures have been limited to time consuming and often expensive solutions such as gabion baskets or crib-wall systems. However, over the last few years more and more retaining wall projects are being completed in record times and below forecast costs by choosing interlocking blocks. Interlocking concrete […]
57 Concrete Kitchen Countertop Ideas - DigsDigs
Kitchen countertops are functional surfaces. Lets talk about minimalist and modern options – concrete ones. We've gathered some cool ideas to rock them.
How to Attach a Wooden Roof to a Cinder Block Building | Hunker
Attaching a wood roof to a cinder block building is difficult but possible. Failure to create an attachment point will result in roof failure, especially in high winds.