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Program #224 Back to The Yard


This week on HandyMa'amŽ... it's out to the yard. Beverly talks with a landscape architect and sees some of his great yard ideas. She also shows, step by step, how to build a picnic table. Plus, tips for maintaining a deck and making charming tin luminaries.

Home Improvement - Make a Picnic Table

  • Chopsaw, Saber Saw: Bosch Tool Co.,
  • Toolbench: Rubbermaid,
  • Drill Bits: Vermont American,
  • Workmate, Circular Saw, Drill / Driver: Black&Decker,
  • Screwdriver: Bestway Tools, 516-586-4704
  • Clamps: American Tool Co.,
  • Leather Workgloves: Wells Lamont,
  • Dust Mask, Sandpaper: 3M,
  • Safety Glasses: Uvex,
  • Carpenter's "L" Square, Hammer
  • Masking Tape: Manco,

Simple Solution - Trim Trees

  • : Stanley, 860-225-5111

Home Maintenance - Clean & Seal Deck

  • Pump Sprayer, Deck & Fence Brightener, Long Handled Scrub Brush, Deck Stain & Sealer: Wolman Woodcare Products,
  • Bucket, Rubber Gloves: Rubbermaid,
  • Paint Tray, Roller, Twist & Reach Extension Pole: EZ Paintr,

Simple Solution - Check Treated Wood

Decorating/Crafts - Tin Can Luminaries

  • Drill / Driver: Black & Decker,
  • Workgloves: Wells Lamont,
  • Safety Glasses: Uvex,
  • Drill Bits: Vermont American,
  • Sanding Block: 3M,
  • Metal Files: Stanley, 860-225-5111
  • Clamp: American Tool Co.,
  • Leafing Paint Pens, Sandable Primer, Matte Finish, Clear Spray, Gold & Silver Metallic Spray Paint: Krylon,
  • Masking Tape: Manco,
  • Sharpie Marker: Sanford,



Harry Vignocchi, Owner
ILT Vignocchi, Inc.

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