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Master these techniques and you’ll be transforming your lawn and upping your home’s curb appeal in no time.

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20 Home Renovations Increase Home Value Instantly

These are the top renovations that increase home value. Some are easy and inexpensive updates that you can do over the weekend.

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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...


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...


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Turn Your Fall Leaves into Free Mulch and Compost

Use fall leaves to improve soil, make free mulch and expand your garden beds.


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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...

The Best Garden and Lawn Edging Ideas & Tips

Three simple, attractive, low-maintenance garden and lawn edging ideas to inspire.


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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...

How to Grow Greener Grass

Learn the secrets on how to grow healthier, thicker and greener grass from our staff expert. These are our best...


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How To Grow and Care for Hostas

Shade-loving hostas add lushness, color and volume to your garden. Follow these tips for getting the most out of landscaping...


Ten Handy Lawn Mowing Tips

There are 'right' and 'wrong' ways to mow grass.


How To Buy Quality Lawn Seed

Reseeding is a job you can do in a weekend if you have an average-size lawn.

Build a Long-Lasting Block Retaining Wall

Anyone with a strong back can stack up a bunch of blocks and build a pretty retaining wall. But it...


12 Tips for How to Build an Ice Rink in Your Backyard

With a few days of work and a handful of materials, you can spend the winter skating in your own...


17 Lawn Mysteries Explained (And How to Fix Them)

Get rid of your lawn eyesores with these tips.


Get Rid of Clover and Other Yard Nuisances With These 10 Tips

Mowing over clover may seem like a quick fix, but it always grows back. The following tips will show you...


Lawn and Yard Maintenance and Gardening Tips

Yard maintenance: Our experts weigh in with their best tips ever about how to get a healthy and beautiful lawn...

Top Ten Mower Safety Tips

Sure, you may know how to mow your yard so it looks like a professional baseball outfield, but do you...


5 Ways Smart Homeowners Deal With Fall Leaves

Fall cleanup tips to help you save time and work


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Easy Lawn Care Tips

Get a greener, healthier lawn with less work!