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How to Build a Pitching Mound

If you want to work on your fast ball, or fine tune your curve, you need a regulation pitching mound! A pitching mound is more than a pile of dirt, there is an exact science to the placement of the soil. The mound is 10 and 1/2″ in height and 18 feet in diameter. After […]

How to Build a Chicken Coop

With the economy it is today, we need to do all we can to save money. Rearing chickens is an affordable alternative to shopping for eggs and meat. You will need to invest a little to get started, but you can have fresh eggs every day, and a nice chicken dinner once in a while. […]

How to Build a Pergola

It’s nice to go out and walk under a pergola. The shade from the vine overgrowth is nice during a hot summer day. The aroma is quite relaxing. Building a pergola is simple. Just a little planning and you can have a wonderful addition to your home or garden. Required Materials/Tools 4×4″ post stock 2×4″ […]