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5 Ways to Improve Curb Appeal – Home Improvement

Good Afternoon Friends and Family, Backyard Brian here. It’s Saturday afternoon, and maybe you were out doing some chores this morning. The sun was shining, so I was thinking about spring-time and spring cleaning. A couple of weeks ago, I talked about the new Waynesboro comprehensive plan and how the researchers that help put that…

Sun rooms and Screen Porches – Home Improvement

Good Morning, Backyard Brian coming to you live from a softball field near you. It is that time of year again. Even though it’s a little cold this morning, travel softball season is getting started. We’ve got our first tournament of the year with my daughter, Kaitlyn, here this morning, down close to Richmond. Anyway,…

Trex Decking – Home Improvement

Good afternoon everyone, Backyard Brian here. I’m going to take a few minutes and show you something that we’ve been working on. It’s a trex deck that we are starting to install. This is pretty cool because we’re able to take an old deck and pull off the old decking that was pressure-treated, splintering, and falling…

My thoughts on the new #Waynesboro Comprehensive Plan

Backyard Brian here. I wanted to take a few minutes to share some thoughts on the new Comprehensive Plan for Waynesboro. I got a chance to go to the city council meeting this past Monday, and I’m standing here on Main Street right beside the City Council building. I’m really excited about what our local…

Putting in a Foundation – Home Improvement

Good afternoon, Backyard Brian here. Today, I’m going to explain to you the beginnings of a garage so that you can see what a foundation looks like as it goes into the ground. This particular foundation is recessed back into a foundation wall that will form the back of this garage. Since the footings hit rock…

Backyard Memories – Baseball

Good Friday afternoon! Backyard Brian here, coming to you live from the Blue Ridge Baseball and Softball Academy batting cages. I wanted to talk a little bit about my backyard memories from when I was a kid. One of the things that I spent a whole lot of time doing was hitting, kicking, and playing…

The Sun is Shining! – Framing a Floor

Good morning, Backyard Brian here. The sun has come out after many cold days, and we’re excited for some sunny weather here in January. We’re getting outside to frame the floor, so I want to show you a little bit of what we’re doing. Here’s the process that’s involved with framing the floor for a…