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Patent US5090174 - Siding system including siding trim pieces and ...

Feb 25, 1992 ... the first transverse wall and the rear panel cooperating to define an external integral channel on one side of the first transverse wall for retaining a siding element; and. the first and second traverse walls cooperating to define an integral internal channel on an opposite side of the first traverse wall, the ...

How to Build Retaining Wall Corners | Today's Homeowner

Aug 8, 2014 ... Read this article for various techniques on how to build 90-degree corners when constructing a retaining wall in your yard.

How to Add and Match an Addition to Your Home | Today's ...

Or another idea is to create a retainer wall that comes out and turns that allows this grade to stay high and we can slope the water out, and then the lower grade can be channeled to where it can be allowed to flow to the front, so got to ... Even the reverse board and batten siding for the gables is an unsanded cedar material.

How to Pour Concrete Curbing in Your Yard | Today's Homeowner

Install a second hardboard form, supported by stakes, level with the inner form. Mix up the concrete, adding colorant if desired. We used QUIKRETE concrete and colorant for our curb. Pour the concrete into the form, using a trowel to smooth it level with the top. Round off the front edge of the concrete with an edging tool.

How to Remove Moss from Walks and Steps in Your Yard | Today's ...

Moss growing on stone, brick, or block walls can give your yard or garden a beautiful, timeless look. However, you should remove any moss growing on surfaces you walk on—such as sidewalks, stepping stone paths, decks, steps, or stairs—since it can make them slippery and cause a safety hazard. To remove moss from ...

Portfolio - Trinity Construction Group, LLC

Retaining Walls Completed. Miscellaneous retaining walls completed. ... Formerly a rundown corner store, the new coffee shop brings new positive culture to the area. The second and third floors of this building are home to a new upscale apartment space with complete with a new composite deck and fiber cement siding.

Raised Bed Gardening FAQ | Today's Homeowner

Apr 8, 2015 ... Composite: Made from a mixture of plastic and wood, composite is durable and considered OK for use in certified organic gardens. Masonry: Brick, block, and stone are great choices for raised beds. You can cement with mortar for permanent beds, or use stackable retaining wall blocks for a raised bed that ...

Patent US6427414 - Dovetail siding and corner block attachment ...

Aug 6, 2002 ... A building structure having a plurality of alternating siding boards and corner blocks that simulate a hewn log building with dovetail notches and the method ... said boards and said blocks being attached perpendicularly at the cutout with wood glue, so when the siding lies against one wall the block will lie ...

Types of Retaining Walls for Your Yard | Today's Homeowner

Watch this video to see some different techniques for building a retaining wall in your yard.

The Investor's Guide to Vetting a Fixer-Upper: The House Exterior

Oct 25, 2015 ... Is it batten board, is it old cedar shake, is it the new hardy board type, vinyl or metal siding, or is it asbestos? Does it need paint? ... If so, the basic walls made with the $1-2 pre-made pavers are nice, as well as a landscaping timber. It doesn't have to ... Usually here we have composite roofs. If they are brittle ...

How to Remove Moss, Mold, Mildew from Outdoor Surfaces—Even ...

Aug 22, 2016 ... Wet & Forget can be used on any outdoor surface including asphalt (black top), Astroturf, aluminum siding, awnings, brick pavers, composite decking, ... marinas, natural stone, outdoor furniture, outdoor planters, paint surfaces, patios, patio furniture, plastic houses, recreational vehicles, retaining walls, sails ...

Can Fiber Cement Siding Be Used for Raised Bed Gardens ...

Read this article to find out if fiber cement siding, such as HardiePlank, can be used to make a raised bed garden for your yard.

Build a Concrete Block Wall the Easy Way with QUIKRETE Quikwall ...

Find out how to build a concrete block wall the easy way in no time using dry-stacked concrete blocks and Quikrete Quikwall surface-bonding cement.

Building a Block Retaining Wall Makes a Great DIY Project | Today's ...

Oct 26, 2015 ... Building a dry stacked block retaining wall makes a great DIY project. Watch this video for tips on how to go about it.

Patent US8950981 - Earth retaining system such as a sheet pile wall ...

Feb 10, 2015 ... A soil raining system combining flat sheet pile walls in an open cell configuration includes integral soil anchors providing an improved earth retaining system. Another aspect of the ... The sheet pile of claim 3 wherein the first or second adjacent sheet and the protrusion are formed of a composite material. 5.

How to Level the Gravel Base for a Block Retaining Wall | Today's ...

Oct 11, 2015 ... Find out how to level the gravel or sand base when building a stackable block retaining wall in your yard.

Should You Use Composite Timber in Your Landscape? - Houzz

May 31, 2015 ... Just like wood decking, composite timber has the option for recessed hardware for a clean, modern look. Modern by Sculpt Gardens Inc. Sculpt Gardens Inc. How to Use Composite Timber in the Landscape Wall veneers. Composite timber can be attached to an existing wall as a way to add texture or color.