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How to Install a Green Roof
"energy costs and extend the life of their roofs up to twice as long. David Coulson... insights on installing living roofs, from both a designer’s and a homeowner’s point of... landscapers installed drainage, they waterproofed the top, put a funny squishy membrane... their deck. VThanks Elliot f fromu Facebook gjn The University of Melbourne and the... garden installation, Coulson believes it can be a relatively easy DIY project. Cost..."
Contractor Tips: How to Install Tile Flawlessly
"separate good installs from great installs. Remember, tile is for the long haul. These tips... that your installation looks great and stands the test of time. Lingo to know: Thinset:... once the installation was complete. A very costly mistake that could have been avoided... refund the cost of the installation but it would have been nice to have it done right... glass tile install. The tiles were paper faced and the installer did not know how to install..."
Spring Patio Fix-Ups: Install an Outdoor Fireplace or Fire Pit
"about installing an outdoor fire pit in your backyard for several reasons. Check... Metro to install a fireplace or fire pit on a new or existing patio, we would be happy... covered deck. I could not love it more. I am so excited for spring/summer to get here... seal the deck as well as enclose underneath it! My furniture is ordered as well as the... purposes. Cost is another factor that comes into play. Oddly, women prefer fireplaces..."
How to Install a Wood Fence
Gain privacy and separate areas with one of the most economical fencing choices: stained, painted or untreated wood
"about to install a fence - probably professionally and probably PVC or the bamboo faux... time, the cost of the PVC is cheaper. Luckily they come in different colors now, we... process of installing the fence. 1. Run a builders (string) line along the run to ensure... company to install a "fence wall" (not enclosed) to shield us from the property that backs... contractor install some in a tan color at our last house. Neighbors loved it but it just..."
Try DIY Plywood Flooring for High Gloss, Low Cost
Yup, you heard right. Laid down and shined up, plywood can run with the big flooring boys at an affordable price
"want to install it in a high-traffic area, it made for an affordable, clean and warm... it was installed in 2003, and it still looks amazing. The cost including material... husband installed plywood floors in our former loft. They looked amazing. It was very... it will cost around £20+ per sheet ( sorry, I'm in uk). If you are looking at veneer... could cost up to £70 per sheet. This is just marginally cheaper than engineered or..."
Bathroom Workbook: How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost?
"course, the costs below are all relative and will depend on a variety of factors, including... typical cost ranges The first step is deciding which level of remodeling is right... different cost ranges for bathroom remodels and common materials and finishes for each... double the installation costs from 20 to 40% -- or the fixture costs - just because.... should cost. They need more articles on this subject. In the Bay Area cost runs $30K..."
Learn the Lingo of Construction Project Costs
Estimates, bids, ballparks ... know the different options and how they’re calculated to get the most accurate project price possible
"Materials Costs + Labor Costs + % Contingency Fund = Project Estimated Cost. I use a... it will cost ... and not being able to get the cost until you commit to a plan.... scope and cost to the overall project. If I'm called for a ballpark cost on a kitchen... designer costs, as well as landscape designer/architect costs... Great article and comments... relocation, install equipment.) 3- Total Cost (addition of 4, 5 and 6, below) I like..."
8 Low-Cost Luxuries With a Big Payoff
Consider the small stuff — like switch plates and throw pillows — to give your home a touch of class
"outlet installed in the kitchen where the end of our old sofa would have been; it... upper deck. Utility sink in garage. Here on Cape Cod there is a wonderful company... being installed. They look fantastic and add that special touch that this article... what it cost. Those cheap outlets do wear out - the old ones were 4 years old and... extra cost, and it's the mark of an electrician who takes pride in their work. Three..."
Contractor Tips: Countertop Installation from Start to Finish
"countertop installation is preparation — and installing a countertop involves a lot more... Before your installer shows up to template, all cabinets must be permanently installed... Counter installation is one of the last things to happen in your kitchen or bath renovation... template and install. Below you'll find information you'll need to be prepared with on... counters are installed. More: How to Remodel Your Kitchen..."
Install Your Kitchen Sink for How You Like to Cook and Clean
"kind of installation to do. There are four basic categories of sink mounting types:... sinks are installed on top of or over the countertop. *Integral sinks are made from the... aesthetics and cost rule this decision. Drop-in sinks tend to be the most budget-friendly... easily install them yourself in an affordable laminate countertop. Undermount and... professional installation and can only be mounted to a sturdy and non-porous countertop..."
DIY: How to Install a Door
Homeowners who aren't afraid of nail guns can tackle their own pre-hung door project in a couple of hours
"Moderate Cost: A pre-hung hollow core door costs about $65 at a big-box store.... Installing a door used to be a very challenging project, attempted by only the most... casing is installed and in most cases the doorknob hole has already been drilled. Essentially... the door installation for you. If you follow these steps, a homeowner who's good with... gun) can install a new door in less time than you'd think. Time: Around 2 hours for..."
How to Install a Tile Backsplash
If you've got a steady hand, a few easy-to-find supplies and patience, you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom
"you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom... 3 days Cost: $10 to $25 per square foot General tip: If you haven't set tile before... penetration. Installers often apply sealer prior to installation to make it easier to clean... its off install the tiles level and a larger grout line between the counter top and... variables to installation...especially wavy unsquare walls, unlevel surfaces and outlets..."
How to Install Energy-Efficient Windows
Learn what Energy Star ratings mean, what special license your contractor should have, whether permits are required and more
"energy costs along with their carbon footprints. When it comes to your home, old,... forget to install a good flashing as well. If your installer says that foam is enough... incorrect installation of one or more components (incorrectly installed flashing and/or... "How to install" article, this is a "how to find an installer" article. My Dad called... usually costs less than replacing the windows, and reduces energy loss substantially..."
Ready to Install a Chandelier? Here's How to Get It Done
"addition to installation instructions. WARNING! Not all assembly instructions and in... you must install an appropriate support system." Whadya mean by "you" and "appropriate"... or even costly if we couldn't do it ourselves. So, now I don't know what to do for... finished installation: Some very good advice here . I hired a General Contractor for... pot and installed 4" inch pots 5 of them without my permission and tried to charge..."
How to Install a Drip Irrigation System
Save time and water with a drip watering system in your vegetable garden — a little patience now will pay off later
"easier to install and more flexible than an inground sprinkler system and, once it’s... patience to install drip irrigation, though not as much as an inground system. Plan on... day for installation — or two, if you have a lot of ground to cover. Drip systems also... plan to install it in our new landscape beds as soon as they're planted. Drip irrigation... easier to install drip irrigation before we planted. That way we weren't trampling the..."