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How to Prune Orchids

Showy, delicate orchids need some TLC to stay healthy and blooming. Here's what you need to know about how to prune orchids.

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How To Plant and Grow a River Birch Tree

The river birch tree supplies excellent summer shade, beautiful foliage spring through fall and a stunning winter display. Here's how...


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How to Prune Azaleas

Azaleas are loved for their splashes of springtime color when in bloom, and they're also easy to care for. Find...


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...


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How to Plant and Grow a Tulip Tree

Tulip trees offer year-round shade, beautiful flowers and stunning fall foliage. Consider growing this ornamental tree if it thrives in...

How to Make Solar-Powered House Numbers

Your dinner guests will never miss your house again once you install these solar-powered house numbers.


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Japanese Maple Tree Care: Planting and Growing Tips

The Japanese maple tree boasts year-round beauty with a wide range of colors. Considering adding one of these trees to...

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Tips for Planting, Growing and Caring for Peonies

With a rainbow of colors and sturdier plants, new peonies aren't your grandmother's peonies (but you can find those, too)....


How To Start Seeds Indoors

Learn how to start seeds indoors. You'll provide your plants with a head start before they move outdoors for the...


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How to Start a Garden

This step-by-step process explains how to start a garden from scratch.


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How to Prune Roses

If you grow roses and want those much-beloved flowers to blossom, you'll need to prune them. Here's how to master...

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How to Plant and Care for a Weeping Cherry Tree

These beautiful trees put on a spectacular show in the spring, offer lovely summer shade and are not particularly hard...


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How to Prune Tomato Plants

Vine-ripened tomatoes are a summer treat. But should you prune your tomato plants? Read on to learn when it's best...



Caulk Tube Bulb Driver

Try this great trick for unscrewing a tough-to-reach light bulb.


40 Projects You Can Get Done Over a Long Weekend

For DIYers, long weekends are for getting stuff done at home. Make the most of the upcoming extra time by...

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...


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How to Prune Basil

Tender, fragrant and tasty basil plants need more pinching than pruning. Here's everything you need to know about how to...


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How to Prune Rosemary

Is your rosemary plant getting out of hand? Learn how and when to prune rosemary, this hardy, aromatic herb.


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DIY Container Garden for Hummingbirds

Learn how to plant a container garden to attract hummingbirds to your backyard.


One-Day DIY Patio Garden Pond

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


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How to Build an Indoor Hanging Herb Garden

Bring your herbs indoors to enjoy fresh flavors all year long. Read on to find out how to build this...


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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How to Attract Hummingbirds to Your Balcony

Tempt hummingbirds to your balcony with flashy flowers and a trio of tricks.

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How to Start an Herb Garden

Whether on a windowsill, in a container or in the ground, herb gardens are fun to grow and the harvest...


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When Should You Start Mowing Your Lawn in the Spring?

Keep these things in mind before mowing your lawn for the first time this spring.


Tole Painting a Birdhouse Brings Garden Charm

Tole painting a birdhouse will ad charm to your garden. Learn how with these step-by-step instructions.


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Tips for Making Your Soil More or Less Acidic

Soil is only as good as its pH level. If your soil is too acidic or too alkaline, it will...


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How to Keep Cats Out of Plants

How do you keep cats out of plants? Try these expert-recommended tips to protect your indoor potted plants from curious...


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12 Types of Grass and Garden Weeds (and How to Remove Them)

Grab your sprayers or herbicides, or be ready to tackle by hand some of the peskiest and most persistent lawn...