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Learn how to plant a garden, build a raised bed garden and find the right tool for your job with the help of our gardening experts.

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Your Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

When winter departs, it's time to check for damage and prepare for the hot weather ahead.

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What to Know About Solar Umbrellas

Solar umbrellas offer convenient access to alternative energy and a nice shady spot on your patio. What's not to love?


Ready to Raise Chickens? These Are Our Favorite Coops!

Give your feathered friends a home they'll love with our favorite chicken coops available on Amazon.


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13 Surprising Things That a Homeowner Can Be Fined For

Homeowners have received fines for some pretty wild things. Here are 13 of the most surprising.


10 Must-Have Products to Make Fall Yard Work a Breeze

Fall yard work doesn't have to be strenuous!

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10 Really Cool Gas Fire Pits for Your Backyard

It's fire pit season! Is there anything better than enjoying the cool air and the outdoors by the fire? These...


30 Outstanding One-Day Backyard Projects

Save $100s and update your outdoor spaces instantly with these easy and inexpensive one-day backyard projects!

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...


10 Breathtaking Outdoor Lighting Looks For Your Yard

There's nothing quite like the twinkle of outdoor lighting on a cool summer night. To get you inspired, we've rounded...


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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11 Flower Boxes That Add Curb Appeal to Your Home

Beautify your front yard with flower boxes. These picks fit below windows, along walkways and more.


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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...


50 Crucial Fall Maintenance Tasks You Should Never Forget

You'll definitely regret skipping over any of these important home maintenance tasks this fall.


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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.


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Maximize Growing Space with a Vertical Veggie Garden

Use a trellis, netting, A-frames or an arbor to create a vertical garden that maximizes space and adds to your...


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!

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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...