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How to Make Your Landscaping Standout

How to Make Your Landscaping Standout

frugalhomediy September 29, 2011 0

  What really makes a yard standout is nice crisp transitions between mulched areas and the grass. One can achieve this look in a few steps, some sweat, and….a shovel. This method can be

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Make a Rock Tower Lawn Ornament

Make a Rock Tower Lawn Ornament

frugalhomediy September 29, 2011 0

If there’s a bare spot in your landscaping that needs filled with something besides bushes build a rock tower there to fill the space.  The art of stacking rocks is called cairns and is

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Things to Get Fixed Before It’s Too Late

Things to Get Fixed Before It’s Too Late

frugalhomediy September 29, 2011 10

By performing routine maintenance to keep everything in good condition you can lessen the chance of being blindsided by unexpected catastrophes. Here is a list of things to look for that can potentially cause

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How to Make Concrete Look Like Tile

How to Make Concrete Look Like Tile

frugalhomediy September 28, 2011 2

    When doing a basement remodel it can be hard to choose what kind of flooring to use.  A beautiful, long lasting, and cost effective option is to stain the concrete. Concrete stain seeps into the pores

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How to Dress up a Chain Link Fence

How to Dress up a Chain Link Fence

frugalhomediy September 27, 2011 9

Chain link fencing is a type of fence made from interlocking steel wires that are woven together. The wires are vertically bent into a zig-zag design.  This type of fencing is very popular because it’s long

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My First Post,  My Story

My First Post, My Story

frugalhomediy September 24, 2011 1

Hello! This is my first post so I guess I will start out with my story. My name is Kyle Travis.  For 30 plus years my father has owned and operated a successful construction

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