Keep rodents and pests out of your garden containers
A few small additions in the beginning can go a long way.
Getting the Kinks Out: Finding a Garden Hose that Actually Works
I'm on a quest for the perfect garden hose.
‘Green’ Your Lawn with Drought-Tolerant Turf
If your community has implemented watering restrictions to deal with water shortages, it might be time to change the way...
How to Choose a Pond Pump
To help you size a pond pump, measure how high the water needs to be lifted.
Dremel Ultra-Saw Works Great for Building a Planter
I decided to try my hand at building a cast concrete planter as research for a potential magazine story on...
Setting up a New Garden: Choose the Right Site
Spring has sprung, and if you're thinking about setting up a brand new garden, here are some tips to get...
Sharpening Knives, Scissors and Tools
13 expert sharpening tips and tools to make the job easier - no more dull DIY and garden tools!
Garden Shed Illustrations and Materials List
These illustrations and this materials list are a part of the Garden Shed that appeared in the July/August, 2008 issue...
How to Clean a Hummingbird Feeder
Backyard birdwatchers share their tried-and-true tips to keep sugar water safe for their favorite fliers.
How To Plan and Build a Deck
Family Handyman editor Mike Berner walks you through the process of building a deck from concept to finishing touches.
8 Leaf Blowers We Love
Shopping for a leaf blower? Here's a list of great picks for every need, including something for every budget.
10 Perfect Plant Gifts for Any Home or Host
Need the perfect gift? Plants are always on trend! Find the right one to suit any personality or occasion.
11 Best Leaf Rakes of 2021
Some rakes are better suited to certain tasks than others. Learn about different types of leaf rakes — and which...