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Create a Backyard Oasis

With these DIY projects, it's easy to turn a bland outdoor space into an extension of your home you'll never want to leave. Read on for 13 ways to achieve your very own backyard oasis.

8 Outdoor Projects You Can Do Yourself

The sun is shining, the birds are chirping and your backyard beckons! To help you make the best of the...


One-Day DIY Patio Garden Pond

If you can build a box, you can do it!


Retread & Grow: How to Turn an Old Tire Into a Hanging Planter

Put a fresh spin on a classic repurposed planter.


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Electrical Wiring: How to Run Power Anywhere

The easiest way to bring electricity to a shed, garden or lamppost

How to Install Outdoor Lighting and Outlet

Underground wiring puts light and power anywhere in the yard. We'll show you how you can do it easily and...


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How to Build Stronger Retaining Walls

Get strong, long-lasting retaining walls by learning how to properly build a wall.

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How to Bury Underground Cable

We break down four options for underground wiring. Here's what you need to know.


How to Build a Garden Shed Addition

Plenty of storage for outdoor tools and toys, only a step away from your back door


How to Make a Fairy Garden

How to Make a Fairy Garden


Outdoor Storage Locker

A little garden and lawn mower shed that spells big relief for a crowded garage.

Raised Patio Planter

Our planter is tops for easy construction, sturdiness and convenience. Plus, the curves and trim make it a pretty addition...


Planning a Backyard Path: Gravel Paths

Attractive, inexpensive and easy to build


How to Build a Shed: 2011 Garden Shed

Want to build this stellar storage shed? The full project plans are available for download!


How to Build a Garden Fountain

Cast this fountain in a weekend with a few bags of concrete and some hardware odds and ends


Make Your Own Tiered Plant Stand

Build this handsome, durable plant stand in one morning.

How to Build a Bamboo Water Feature

Here's a water garden that's different! Bamboo is used for a water spout and sluices, ending up in a small...


How to Build a Pond and Waterfall in the Backyard

Spend more time enjoying a backyard pond and less time maintaining it.


How to Build Raised Garden Beds

If you've always liked the look of raised garden boxes, now is your chance to finally get out and build...


How to Build a Water Garden With Waterfall

Put a little piece of paradise right in your own backyard. We'll show you how to build a pond waterfall...


Natural Mulch Landscape Edging

Try natural planter edging instead of plastic.


Garden Closet Storage Project

This compact outdoor closet fits in a small yard and yet holds a ton of stuff.


How to Build a Living Wall with Movable Planters

Plant a vertical garden, and let the automatic watering system keep it thriving.


How to Build a Classic Arched Backyard Bridge

The curves are simple, the look is divine, and you can build it!

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How to Build a Stone Path

Build this simple path with sand, stone and lots of muscle


Build a Garden Archway

Make this charming metal garden arch climber from $25 of steel-no welding required!


How to Build a Wooden Boardwalk

Create a boardwalk in your back yard


How to Build a Backyard Beverage Stand That Doubles as a Lawn Ornament

Take your backyard beverages to the next level with this super-simple DIY drink stand.


How to Build a Garden Arbor

Make a sturdy place to relax or a dramatic garden entrance in a weekend with this amazing garden arbor.


10 Awesome DIY Cabin Projects

Just because you're away from home doesn't mean you have to give up your home improvements! Here are 10 DIY...