Making My First Photo Book Online – Building a Shed from a Gazebo

Last year I started an outdoor project to convert my neighbour’s old garden gazebo to a new garden shed. Except for adding the trim, this project is finished. There was a lot of steps in project and a lot more work than I expected, but it was a lot of fun and as usual I […]

Top 5 Free Outdoor Plans for 2012

Last April I started tweeting out the links to free outdoor project plans that I found on the Internet. The plans were mostly downloadable PDF documents. I sent out the tweets on Friday with the tag #FreePlanFriday. That is over 35 free plans I tweeted out last year. The plans I found and downloaded included: […]

Fall Maintenance Projects to get the Outside of Your House Ready for Winter

Summer is officially over and we are in the early stages of Fall. I notice the sun is going down sooner and it’s cooler at night. The leaves are turning color and the boys are back at soccer. I’ve also started a few projects outside to get ready for the winter. I’ve always liked this […]

Finally Purchased and Installed a Outdoor Patio Heater (video)

I’ve been thinking about purchasing an outdoor patio heater ever since we built our new deck a couple of years ago. A couple of months ago I got serious, did my research and purchased one. Originally, I was looking at a stainless steel model but in the end I picked a heater that has a brown […]