5 Lessons We Learned While Building a Deck
When you build a deck from the ground up, you're going to learn some things. Here are some of the...
How to Split Hostas
Splitting hostas will make for a healthier plant and will propagate new plants. Here's when, and how, you split hostas.
When Should You Start Mowing Your Lawn in the Spring?
Keep these things in mind before mowing your lawn for the first time this spring.
Best Outdoor Pizza Oven Tips and Techniques
There's a learning curve when you begin to use an outdoor pizza oven. But, you'll get the hang of it...
How to Keep Grass Green and Achieve a Healthy Lawn
How to maintain a good-looking lawn with less time and effort
How to Build Pathways: Brick and Stone Pathways
With a little imagination and a lot of muscle, you can build this walk in a three-day weekend
10 Best Curb Appeal Before and After Makeovers
Give your home a curb appeal makeover and get your neighbors thinking someone else moved in.
How to Cast Concrete Fountains
Use basic materials and clever techniques to create a water feature in one weekend.
How to Build a Water Garden With Waterfall
Put a little piece of paradise right in your own backyard. We'll show you how to build a pond waterfall...
How to Build a Porch: Screen Porch Construction
Add an enclosed screen porch to your house using basic framing and deck building techniques.
7 Deck Building Tips from the Pros
Techniques for deck building, framing a deck, building stairs and railings and adding deck trim.
How to Sharpen Tools
A bench grinder, file and cone-shaped blade balancer are the key tools for creating a sharp edge and well-balanced blade.
How to Build a Patio Privacy Screen
This wooden privacy screen works as a fence-like barrier between your patio or deck and your neighbors.
How to Build an Umbrella Table
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This woodworking project will give you an umbrella table that...
How to Build a Garden Bench
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Make this attractive, comfortable garden bench. We show you how...
Fountain: How to Build a Concrete Fountain
Carving stone requires years of training, extraordinary skill and endless patience—or you can cheat and use power tools.
Illuminate Your Deck With Low-Voltage Light Fixtures
Stay up late: Enjoy your deck well into the evening hours
How to Use a Table Saw: Cross Cutting
An accurate miter gauge and fence and basic wood jigs are the key to perfect table saw cuts.