Feb 25, 2016 . If you've opened up the Gallery, you've likely seen some amazing creations, from absurd mansions to mind-bending homes. And we often see the same question: how do they do that?! That's what inspired us to invite members of the community to teach you how they build the amazing things you can find..
How to design a great deck, alfresco or outdoor space for your home
Adding a deck on, or improving your outdoor area to create a space to live outdoors and entertain, is one of the more common renovations that people do to their home. And getting it right when you're . Or you could roof the space with metal roofing, like you roof any other area of your home. I always recommend insulating..
May 4, 2015 . Since our article Roof Decks Done Right, we get a lot of calls asking about cost. The building department treats roof decks the same as adding a new floor: that's how much stress they put on the existing structure. Together with permitting and design considerations, this creates many variables impacting..
Convert the space under a second-story deck into a dry, spacious patio by installing this simple, under-the-deck roof and gutter system. . The advantage of this system is that it allows you to easily add lighting or other wiring in the joists, and cover the bottom of the joists with bead board or any attractive ceiling finish you..
How rooftop decks are becoming the must-have amenity for 2016 .
May 14, 2016 . No other property in Palm Springs had a rooftop deck and it really set things apart, said Lifsey, 52. It's a place we like to go at sunrise for yoga and sunset for cocktails, he said. In fact, three-fourths of the 46 homeowners in Sol have opted to add 150 to 300 square-foot rooftop decks to their property, said..