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...
10 Tough Flowers That Survive in Harsh Sun
If your garden is all sun and no shade, these plants will add vibrance to your space.
49 Colorful Plants to Brighten Up Your Landscape
Want to add more color to your landscape this season? Start by incorporating one or more of these stunning landscaping...
24 Clever Repurposed Garden Containers
Each of these creative garden containers once had a completely different purpose.
Amazing Cabin Kits You Can Buy On Amazon
If you've ever dreamed of building your own small cabin, garden shed or tiny home in less than a week,...
How to Test And Extend the Shelf Life of Seeds
Yes, seeds expire. Here are some helpful tips from garden experts on how to test expired vegetable and flower seeds...
Natural Ways to Kill Weeds and Get Them Out Of Your Garden
Use these techniques to help prevent the spread of weeds and learn what they can teach you about your soil.
8 Easy Types of Cactus for Beginner Gardeners to Grow
First-time plant parents will love these low-maintenance varieties.
9 Innovative Plant Humidifiers and Misters
Humidity-loving plants wither in winter dryness. Give them the moisture they crave with one of these misters or humidifiers.
Why Are My Houseplant Leaves Turning Yellow?
Yellow leaves are an early sign that a plant has a problem. Learn what your plant needs to stay green.
Why Is My Plant Leaning Over?
How can you tell if your leggy plant needs more light? Look to see if it is stretching toward the...
Electrical Wiring: How to Run Power Anywhere
The easiest way to bring electricity to a shed, garden or lamppost
How to Get Rid of Indoor Plant Bugs
Learn how to eliminate and prevent bugs on indoor plants, including aphids, mites, mealy bugs, scale, fungus gnats and more.
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...
Can You Reuse Potting Soil?
Replacing container garden soil every year is expensive and messy. Here's what you need to know about the viability of...
Family Handyman’s Vintage True Value Ad from the ’80s
Family Handyman published its first magazine in 1951. In honor of our 70th anniversary of garden advice and tool recommendations,...
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Poinsettias
Here are the things you didn't know about poinsettias and learn the whole story behind the poinsettia, like where they...
Monstera Deliciosa Care Guide
Ready to grow one of the trendiest houseplants out there? Here's how to help care for your Monstera deliciosa.
How to Winterize and Store Garden Hoses
With old man winter knocking on the door, time to reel in that garden hose. Here are a few tips...
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.
Plant Propagation: How to Multiply Your Plants for Free
Save money and get more plants for free! Follow these plant propagation steps and learn how to make plant cuttings.
9 Easy-Care Holiday Houseplants
Fuss-free and festive, these houseplants deck your halls with vibrant color. They make excellent holiday gifts, too!