Pet Hazards In Your Yard (and How to Fix Them)
It's wonderful to see a beloved pet playing and enjoying the space of a backyard or other outdoor space. But...
10 Landscaping Ideas for Hot Weather
Beat the heat. Here's how to keep your yard looking lush and lively in spite of the temperature gauge.
How to Keep Dogs Out of Flower Beds
You can prevent dogs from rooting around in your flower beds by employing one of the following methods.
How to Get Rid of Buckthorn
Yank it? Topple it? Poison it? Here are your best options for shutting down this invader.
What Makes a Pool Turn Green and How Do I Fix It?
Learn about the five most common causes of green pool water and how to fix a green pool for good.
How to Build a DIY Tree Swing
Looking for an easy kids' swing to add to a tree in your yard? All you need is some rope,...
12 Sandboxes Worth Sticking Your Toes Into
Playing in sand is fun for kids and adults. If you don't live near a beach, here's how to bring...
Sprinkler Repair: How to Unclog Sprinklers
Remove mineral deposits from lawn sprinklers quickly and easily.
Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard
Adding walls and paths to your landscape transforms it into something truly special. Here's a collection of pro building tricks...
How to Protect Shrubs From Heavy Snow
Extend the life and general appearance of your shrubs over the winter time with this simple tip.
Turn Your Fall Leaves into Free Mulch and Compost
Use fall leaves to improve soil, make free mulch and expand your garden beds.
Protect Your Plants from Frost During a Cold Snap
Don't leave your plants out in the cold by leaving them unprotected as frost approaches.
Install an In-Ground Drainage System
Drain water away from your home and dry out your soggy yard with this in-ground system.
How to Install Concrete Flower Bed Edging
Edging lends a crisp, clean, finished look to a flower bed. It also keeps the lawn from migrating into the...
How to Pour a Concrete Slab Successfully: 31 Tips
Building a shed this spring? Before you can even think about raising the walls, it’s imperative to have a solid...
2-Hour Project: How to Build a Cantina Bird Feeder
This two-hour project is a fun and clever way to attract some feathery friends to your yard, and to hone...
How to Prevent Weeds in Flower Beds
No one likes to see weeds sprouting in their flower beds. After all, you plant flowers to enjoy a profusion...
The Best Garden and Lawn Edging Ideas & Tips
Three simple, attractive, low-maintenance garden and lawn edging ideas to inspire.
Use Landscape Pins and Staples to Prevent Gaps in Your Garden’s Landscape Fabric
Stop landscape fabric from wandering
How to Create the Ultimate Hummingbird Habitat in Your Backyard
The key to the tiny flier’s heart is through its stomach. Make your backyard a sugar-water hot spot with these...
If My Lawn Turns Brown this Summer, What are the Best Ways to Make it Look Green Again Soon?
Why does grass turn brown in the summer? We'll show you some common causes of brown spots and dying grass,...