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  1. Landscape Edging

    Hate the look of plastic landscape edging? For a more informal, natural border around planted areas, try trench edging and mulch borders.

Other Projects for DIYers from The Family Handyman:

  1. How to Fertilize Your Lawn

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    Fertilize your lawn the right way or your grass will be more susceptible to disease than it would be if you don’t do anything. Here’s how to save money, get greener grass and fewer weeds by avoiding the top four fertilizing mistakes.

  2. How to Plant a Tree

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    The key to a thriving, beautiful, mature tree is knowing what you’re doing on planting day. It’s all about selecting the best tree, digging the hole the right way, handling the tree properly and placing it in the right location. Here are 10 of the best tips for planting and caring for your new tree ...

  3. Best Cordless Lawn Mower

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    Want to buy the best cordless lawn mower? Before you shell out your cash, check out these seven models, and see which one fits your needs. Here's a rundown of features, a comparison of popular models, and the answers to your biggest questions.

  4. DIY Garden Cart

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    This DIY garden cart carries more than a wheelbarrow, easier to load and carries larger loads. We’ll show you how to build it in just a handful of steps.

  5. Riding Lawn Mower Reviews

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    All riding lawn mowers fall into one of four classes. Use this review of features, drawbacks and prices to decide which type suits your needs and budget. Photo courtesy of Cub Cadet

  6. How to Build a Stone Fire Ring

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    Build this simple, attractive fire ring with retaining wall stone surrounded by flagstone, creating the perfect spot for cookouts, family gatherings and casual conversation. We'll show you how to build the fire ring so it's safe and durable, so you can enjoy relaxing fires year after year.

  7. How to Achieve Better Yard Drainage

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    Stop dealing with water problems in your home and yard by installing this in-ground drainage system. This is a permanent, long-term solution to your wet yard. These step-by-step instructions and how-to photos walk you through the DIY installation. This project requires a lot of digging, but you won't have to deal with drainage issues ever again.

  8. The Best Garden Bed Edging Tips

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    These simple, attractive borders will keep grass from invading your garden and eliminate the need for edge trimming. We'll show you how to install metal, paver and stone borders. Not only do they look great, these borders require almost no maintenance.

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