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Backyard Ideas for Creating the Ultimate Outdoor Space

How-to projects, tips and tools to help you DIY the backyard of your dreams.

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Enjoy your beautiful landscape without exerting unnecessary energy and time with these simple hacks and tips.

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Are These 10 Plants as Scary as Their Names?

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How To Build a Stone and Brick Patio for Your Backyard

We'll tell you how to build a beautiful, durable patio from stone and brick.

13 Foolproof Tips to Attract Birds to Your Yard

Readers share tried-and-true advice for transforming backyards into bustling bird havens.

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20 Inspiring Backyard Projects by DIYers Like You

Prepare to be impressed by these backyard projects created by Family Handyman readers.

How to Prep for Sod Installation

Get your new lawn off to a fresh start in eight simple steps.

Lawn and Garden Fertilizer 101

The more you know, the more you grow!

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13 Dog Friendly Landscaping Ideas

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Pond, Fountain and Waterfall Projects You Can DIY

An attractive, low-maintenance water feature makes any yard more inviting. In this collection of DIY ponds, fountains and waterfalls, there's...

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8 Ways To Clean Up Dog Poop

Cleaning up dog poop is a chore. Try these pickup and disposal methods to get the job done fast.

This Magical Spray Will Tell Your Dog Exactly Where to Poop

With a simple spray, you'll have your dog potty trained in no time!

The Best 20 Ways to Attract Winter Birds

Attracting birds in winter is easier than you might think! The most straightforward way to attract winter birds is to...

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Trees are most often an asset to the home landscape, but some species can cause problems around underground pipes. While...

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Weatherproof Plant Labels

An old window blind can fit in perfectly in the garden