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8 Best Outdoor Hanging Plants for Your Patio

Running out of room for your garden? Go vertical! Here are some of our favorite plants for hanging baskets.

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7 Best Compost Bins

These quality products make home composting easier than ever.


How to Turn an Empty Milk Jug Into a Watering Can

Can't find your watering can? Don't make your plants wait until you can buy a new one at the gardening...


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10 Best Shrubs for Shade

Don't let your shady yard stop you from having a lively landscape. Jazz up your space with our list of...


5 Best Digging Shovels of 2021

Take a look at some of the best shovels available in 2021 no matter what kind of digging you have...

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6 Plants That Attract Dragonflies

Some of the most beautiful of garden bugs, skimmer dragonflies eat pest insects, making them excellent bugs for your garden.


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Our Favorite Garden and Patio Finds on Amazon For Less Than $25

These garden and patio finds from Amazon will help you fight pests, clean the grill and get your outdoor space...

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8 Common Mistakes People Make When Treating Weeds

Have you tried eradicating weeds in your yard and ended up with a bigger problem, like dead grass and flowers...


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Homeowner’s Guide To Shrubs

They're a landscape mainstay, second only to trees in stature. Our handy guide will help ensure your shrubs get the...


8 Ways to Shade Your Deck or Patio

Is your outdoor area too hot and sunny? Learn about shade solutions for your deck or patio, from large canopies...


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Best Perennials for Every Region of the U.S.

Find the best sun and shade perennials recommended by regional gardening experts from Oregon to Georgia.

What is a Victory Garden?

Born out of necessity during wartime, Victory Gardens now are a great way for gardeners to learn sustainability and self-reliance.


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7 Reasons You May Not Want to Kill Dandelions in Your Yard

What if you could give up the fight and call a truce with dandelions? Here are seven reasons why you...


5 Best Yard Carts of 2021

Save your back with one of these yard carts, perfect for hauling heavy items.


Homeowner’s Guide to Tree Pruners and Loppers

Pruning a tree is a lot easier if you have the right tools. Here's everything you need to know about...


15 Crazy Attempts at Preventing Squirrels From Reaching Bird Feeders

You won't believe what some people will do to keep squirrels off of their bird feeders.

13 Amazing Scarecrows

Whether used for decoration or to keep pests away, scarecrows can be a fun addition to your yard and garden....


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10 Best Tools for Getting Rid of Weeds

The right tool for weeding makes the task easier and more effective. These are some of the best weeding tools.


Our Favorite Garden and Home Improvement Finds on Amazon For Less Than $50

These fun and functional Amazon home and garden products will change your life for the better. And you'll only spend...


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Best Drought-Resistant Perennials

Don't lament your dry soil — take advantage of it by growing these 10 distinctive perennials that are drought resistant.


What to Know About Digging Bars

Learn more about these versatile and powerful digging tools here.


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Garden Hoses: What To Know Before You Buy

Garden hoses don't last forever. When you're in the market for a new one, these tips will help you make...


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How to Make a Bee Watering Station With a Bowl of Marbles

This bee waterer will make your backyard an oasis for hardworking pollinators. It's easy to DIY, too.


9 Foods You Should Never Feed to Birds

Can birds eat bread? Not all people foods are safe for birds. Leave these nine foods off the menu to...

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Discover the Truth About Common Hummingbird Myths

Should you add red dye to hummingbird feeders? Find out as we separate hummingbird myths from hummingbird facts.


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What Are Spider Mites and How Do You Get Rid of Them?

Often hard to detected, tiny plant-corrosive spider mites are pests you don't want in your garden, window box or home.


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7 Best Soil Test Kits

The composition of the soil is just as important as the quality of the seed or sapling that's planted. Analyze...


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What Should I Put In the Bottom of My Planter?

Learn what to add to the bottom of your planter to promote aeration without adding weight or expense — plus...


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What Is Wild Garlic and How Do I Get Rid of It?

In the kitchen, the aroma of garlic is a pleasure. In your yard, not so much. Here's what to do...


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How To Plant Produce To Combat Food Insecurity

Donate your freshly grown produce directly to those in need through an innovative program called Plant a Row for the...