Outdoors

Whether you are planting flowers in the garden, adding a water feature to the yard or just need to mow the grass, Family Handyman covers all your outdoor needs.

View More in:

Add Filter

30 Tips for the Perfect Labor Day BBQ

Gather everyone around for one more cookout of the summer this Labor Day, and keep these tips in mind to ensure that it goes smoothly.

14 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Yard

Whether you dream of lush, green grass or a vegetable garden with a bounty of produce, there are things you...


Best Gifts for Outdoor Lovers

The "outdoors" means a lot of things to a lot of people. These 11 gift ideas are aimed at the...


Homeowners’ Guide to Outdoor Christmas Lights

This year, elevate your house to "oooh and ahhh" status with the best outdoor Christmas lights.


7 Best Gifts For Making the Most Out of Outdoor Living Spaces

In a world where we're all pretty much stuck at home, giving someone more time outdoors this winter might just...

Our 9 Best DIY Christmas Gifts

Nothing says "Happy Holidays" quite like a homemade gift. Show your friends, families and fur babies you care with one...


Tout icon

9 Easy-Care Holiday Houseplants

Fuss-free and festive, these houseplants deck your halls with vibrant color. They make excellent holiday gifts, too!

Tout icon

8 Types of Christmas Trees You Can Grow

How lovely are thy branches! Learn about the most common types of Christmas trees in America, and where and how...


Tout icon

10 Spookiest Halloween Inflatables for Your Yard

Spooky inflatable decorations are hot this Halloween. They provide ghoulish fun that will delight (and scare!) everyone in the neighborhood.


Get These Gardening Gems During Amazon’s Summer Sale!

Get your clicking finger ready because Amazon is rolling out deals that only last until Labor Day Weekend — including...


Tout icon

Top 5 Online Memorial Day Patio Furniture Sales of 2020

Kick off your summer in style with these online patio décor deals.

26 Gardening Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

From growing kits to planters to even jewelry, here are some garden-inspired gifts for the gardening mom on your Mother's...


You Need This Giant Cow Lawn Ornament from Home Depot

Are you udderly crazy about Christmas? Then you'll love Home Depot's new line of outdoor holiday decor, featuring this glorious...


How to Care For Christmas Flowers

Give gifts that keep on giving this year. Here's how to care for the most popular Christmas flowers.


What is a Christmas Cactus?

What is a Christmas Cactus?


Tout icon

10 New Year’s Resolutions for Gardeners

Make a New Year's resolution to garden smarter, greener and—yes—easier this coming year. Try some of these resolutions on for...

5 Google Shopping Deals DIYers Should Look for on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

If you’ve been patiently waiting for items on your list to drop in price this holiday season, you’re in luck!...


Design Experts Shed Light on Remodeling and Holiday Decorations for Fall, Holiday Season

We tapped interior designers and influencers Jeremiah Brent, Justina Blakeney and Amber Lewis to find out the latest in décor...


50 Easter Egg Traditions You’ve Never Heard Of

Easter traditions have shifted through centuries and vary greatly from country to country. Here are some Easter egg traditions you've...


Tout icon

What is a New Year’s Plant?

Gift giving was once a major New Year's tradition. Give the gift of a New Year's Plant this year.


Saturday Morning Workshop: How to Make Plywood Reindeer

Add some DIY festivity to your yard this holiday season with these flat-pack plywood reindeer.


8 Fall Landscaping Myths You Need to Stop Believing

When the air turns crisp and the leaves turn brown, many people's thoughts turn to bonfires, apple cider and Halloween....