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Houzz Tour: Problem Solving on a Sloped Lot in Austin
"the side yard, and the allotted space inside fit an extra-large pantry — problem solved... solve problems and make people happy. But when she set out to build her own home... Front yard landscaping!! Right on!! What more can I say, when can I move in? Cheers... so many problems.”Gonzalez called in Carina Coel of Restructure Studio to help with... A side yard provides space for play, and a pathway of loose rocks works as a swale..."
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — Waterproofing and Drainage
Step 4 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick your waterproofing materials and drain, and don't forget to test
"have a problem. It might be minor or major. When discussing the build of your shower... had no problems with it after 5 years. Now I know it's done right and is superior... cm. My problem is that I want the hand shower to be the furtherest from the toilet... waterproofing problems a tile or custom mortar bed can. If you can handle not having tile... will have problems in the future. Waterproofing ideas... some key drainage pointers and waterproofing products that can help you find the right..."
10 Problems Your House May Be Trying to Show You
Ignore some of these signs and you may end up with major issues. We tell you which are normal and which are cause for concern
"catch problems early. If you own an older home, you should do a thorough check in... addressing the problem. Thank you for the excellent article. We have the mild issue and a... have the problem, we need solutions and helpful advice on fixing them. We have a sump... fix the problem. We installed a switch to automatically run the fan for 20,40 or 60... solve the problem over time. If you have a question, message me! I work for an engineering..."
Solve Privacy Problems With Window Film
Let the light in and keep prying eyes out with an inexpensive and decorative window film you can apply yourself
"a huge problem, however, before, anyone driving up could see directly into my unit... been a problem with the seal failing and it's been 3 years and gets direct sun all... to this problem. It's on the ground floor of a building on a busy street, and they... about 35 yards from the beach in a two family building that used to be zoned commercial... the only problem being is of course at night. Then though I just close the curtains..."
10 Quick Solutions for Last-Minute Holiday Problems
Sail right by potential decorating, hosting and gift-giving pitfalls with these invaluable nick-of-time tricks
"all the "problems" listed her with one big shopping haul at IKEA. Sorry....just can't... Problem: You're terrible at wrapping gifts. Solution: Yards of affordable holiday... forte. Problem: You have no idea how to set the table.Solution: Playful (and inst... and why. Problem: You always seem to forget a gift for the host. Solution: Easy DIY... keepsakes. Problem: You don't know where to start with holiday decor.Solution: Play with..."
There’s a Party in the Backyard, Says a Houzz Landscaping Survey
Entertaining, growing edibles and solving problems are goals for homeowners planning to revamp their yards
"solving problems are goals for homeowners planning to revamp their yards... their yards. That’s according to Houzz’s new spring landscaping survey, which found... to my yard this year and doing more perennial flower beds, berry bushes and fruit... care of a yard. So more permanent low care plantings and less mowing, digging and trimming... of my yard and intimate places to sit and visit. We have 4 young children and a dog..."
11 Inspiring Vertical Gardens
Landscaping Magic Fixes a Dangerous Sloped Yard
It had scary parking, a confusing entry and erosion issues. See how this steep California landscape gained safety, beauty and clarity
"before the problems became apparent. “I couldn’t find a place to park,” he says. “The... There is a drainage ditch in front and the front yard is only about a car length before... massive yards. I'm still stuck in what I, as an American, find attractive but I want... want our yard to be a blending of American and French sensibilities while also terracing... front yard. The previous homeowner planted mainly rosemary. I am searching for ideas..."
How to Turn a Side Yard Into a Glorious Garden Room
"plain side yard into a garden that lets you get carried away... Front yards and backyards are well established in the garden playbook. But the space... narrow side yard, but if the space is wide enough — measuring, say, 8 to 10 feet or more... side yard, all sorts of experiences can occur, transporting you and your guests... for side yard designs that it made sense to divide this theme into two parts. The solutions..."
From Concrete ‘Jail Yard’ to Lush Escape in Brooklyn
Once stark and uninviting, this urban backyard is now a welcoming retreat for relaxing and entertaining
"how the drainage issue (elimination of existing massive dry well) was addressed in... have this yard. I'm just absolutely speechless at this transformation. And, the evening... type of drainage system to address where he/she can "go" about nature's business? Could... and a drainage route lies beneath the faux lawn? 2. Does the hardscape holds heat... lot of drainage and perhaps other mechanicals for the waterfall. Stupendous!! Very..."
10 Expert Tips for Growing Edibles in Containers
Get glorious veggies and fruits on your patio with a pro’s guidance — including his personal recipe for potting mix
"also be a problem with that exposure. Both problems would be reduced by shade net. I'm... something. My problem is drainage. The soil seems to repel water and it just sits on top... added drainage. For potting soil, go to your local garden center (even Home Depot... added drainage, use perlite or pumice, depending on what's available in your area... tweak the drainage. I usually do 50-80 large pots a year, for myself and multiple clients..."
How to Build a Raised Bed for Your Veggies and Plants
Whether you’re farming your parking strip or beautifying your backyard, a planting box you make yourself can come in mighty handy
"small yards, and it's a quick fix for a yard that has poor soils. If you're planning... front yards, any problems with theft? I am a raised bed newbie with a south-facing... are a problem. I've never worked with juniper, but I've seen several beds with a... lumber is a problem. Here is an article from Fine Homebuilding on the subject. http://www... belly ache problem for insects. Wood will not hold up on it own with this solution...."
Patio of the Week: Keep a Secret Garden on the Side
Privacy and plantings are the focus of this Philadelphia side yard, offering a respite from a busy backyard
"side yard, offering a respite from a busy backyard... side yard of a home is often overlooked, abandoned in favor of the heavily used... and back yards, but that is what is so great about them — they have the perfect potential... lovely side yard patio and garden takes up a spot that easily could have been overlooked... the side yard has a more enclosed flower-lined path, patio and garden that create a... our back yard. These "side yards" are bigger than our backyard and would have been..."
Grow a Beautiful Garden With Ecofriendly Greywater
Reducing home water waste means lower bills and a healthier planet. Here's how to set up a greywater home irrigation system that can help
"your yard with drinking water, since the same water that comes out of your kitchen... not the problem. The problem is the SODIUM our water softening system adds to the... of the yard. We love using grey water on our ornamental plants but Greywater isn't... to the yard, just a plain black irrigation hose that she moved around daily. Her grass... repiratory problems , ear infections , allergies and probably SIDS because their little..."
How to Harvest Rainwater for Your Garden
Conserve a vital resource and save money by collecting stormwater for irrigation in a barrel or tank
"The main problem with this is that it doesn't work both ways--I can't collect it in... so my yard will dry up! :) @hayleydaniels Unfortunately your husband is wrong about... pipeline for drainage. On the subject of grey water use, I second the advice not to store... (used for yard clippings) out near the corner of my patio. After an over night rain it... find no problem in denigrating people right out of the chute. I would prefer to reason..."