Articles on DIY

All About Shipping Container Dimensions

Shipping containers have never been more important than they are in our post-COVID world. During the pandemic, as people relied heavily on shipping to order the things they needed during lockdown and people in the shipping industry fell ill with the virus, shipping containers took days or even weeks to unpack and put back into […] Read More…

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How Many Boxes of Laminate Flooring Do I Need for My Project?

Laminate flooring is a popular choice for many who are looking to spruce up their homes. Oftentimes, it’s the cheaper option compared to wood flooring and even carpeting. Laminate can be water resistant, and more durable as it’s resistant to scratches and staining. Laminate flooring is a great option for your next project. But, calculating […] Read More…

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How Much Does Mulch Weigh? And More!

Mulch comes in different types and can be used in gardens, playgrounds, and parks. For any DIY mulch project, it’s important to know how much mulch will be required before you begin. How Much Does a Bag of Mulch Weigh? There are many types of mulch and some variations in weight based on its composition, […] Read More…

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Concrete Block vs. Cinder Block: What to Choose? 

Cinder blocks and concrete blocks are both used by professionals and do-it-yourselfers for a wide variety of projects. You may be wondering what the difference is between the two as you start your next construction venture. The reality is, there is very little difference between the two, and it really depends on what you’re using […] Read More…

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How To Make a Sandbox in Your Backyard

Sometimes it can feel like an impossible task to get your kids off the screens and go enjoy the outdoors instead. One way you can change this is by making your backyard a fun place for little ones to imagine and explore so they’ll be excited to play outside. Installing an above ground pool is […] Read More…

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5 DIY Garden Tips for Beginners

Interested in gardening but have no idea where to start? Don’t worry, every gardener was a beginner at one time! There are plenty of tips and resources out there to help ease people into making their own gardens, including classes and online calculators for materials like mulch and topsoil. With these five DIY garden tips, […] Read More…

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5 Steps to DIY Repairing Your Driveway

Being a homeowner is an accomplishment to be proud of, but it also comes with a string of responsibilities. Along with financial concerns like property taxes and mortgage payments, there’s property maintenance to think about, which includes looking after the lawn and taking care of the driveway. Lawn upkeep may seem self-explanatory, but why would […] Read More…

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