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Check out our favorite ideas, projects, tips and tools for creating the ultimate backyard
Get projects, tips and ideas to improve and maintain your landscaping, lawn, and equipment.
Amazing Backyard Swimming Pools
There's nothing more soothing than jumping into cool, clear water on a hot day. In...
34 Awesome Outdoor DIY Projects to Get You Outside
There's nothing better than a job well done in the great outdoors. Whether you want...
How to Grow Greener Grass
Learn the secrets on how to grow healthier, thicker and greener grass from our staff expert.
10 Must-Have Items for a Picture-Perfect Backyard
You've got the backyard, but is it picture-perfect? Creating the perfect backyard can be as...
Ryobi 20-in. 40-Volt Lawn Mower
I’ve been mowing with Ryobi’s new lithium-ion mower for the last few weeks,...
11 Outdoor Project Ideas with Plans
Improve your outdoor spaces no matter your budget, time or skill level with these projects...
How to Achieve Better Yard Drainage
Soggy yard? Here are your options.
Top Ten Mower Safety Tips
Sure, you may know how to mow your yard so it looks like a professional...
Ten Handy Mowing Tips
There are 'right' and 'wrong' ways to mow grass.
Sod vs. Seed
Which should I buy?
5 Ways Smart Homeowners Deal With Fall Leaves
Fall cleanup tips to help you save time and work
Best Way to Control Weeds
Reduce your weeding chore the easy way, with organic mulch or a landscape fabric
Growing Grass Under Trees
Match these shade-tolerant grass types with your climate zone for a winning combination.
How to Grow Greener Grass
Learn the secrets on how to grow healthier, thicker and greener grass from our staff expert
Growing Lawn Grass: The Organic Approach
Grow your lawn grass organically and get the same results as a chemically treated lawn.
Deck: How to Build a Deck Planter
Assemble and mount this simple planter in less than an hour
How to Choose Modular Concrete Block
Sorting out the options
Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard
Adding walls and paths to your landscape transforms it into something truly special. Here's a...
Easy Lawn Care Tips
Get a greener, healthier lawn with less work!
Tree Pruning Techniques
Prune branches without harming the tree.
Fix Lawn Spots
5 Remedies for your hurting turf
Sprinkler Repair: How to Unclog Sprinklers
Remove mineral deposits from lawn sprinklers quickly and easily
Cures for a Patchy Lawn
Prepare your lawn and enjoy a lush lawn every spring
How to Repair Curved Lawn Edging
Use longer lengths to make this repair look good
How to Resod Grass: Replace Dead Grass Patches
Re-sod a bad spot in your lawn in minutes
How to Achieve a Healthy Lawn
How to maintain a good-looking lawn with less time and effort
Use Pins and Staples to Prevent Gaps in Your Garden’s Landscape Fabric
Stop landscape fabric from wandering
Tips for Moving Heavy Potted Plants
Save your back with packing peanuts
Finding the Best Garden Hose
Perform an easy test right in the store!
How to Remove Shrubs and Shrub Roots
The best way to remove shrubs, roots and all.
Fixing Dead Spots in Your Lawn
How to restore those troublesome dead patches in your lawn
How to Build a Stone Fountain
Bring the splash and sparkle of falling water to your yard in just one weekend.