Yard and Garden Structures
Learn how to build and maintain outdoor structures with these projects, tips and ideas for sheds, fences, pergolas, arbors, storm shelters and tree houses.
What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home
When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....
Your Spring Home Maintenance Checklist
When winter departs, it's time to check for damage and prepare for the hot weather ahead.
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.
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 Common Things a Homeowner Can Be Fined For
Here's a look at things that can lead to sometimes hefty fines, depending on local laws and covenants, along with...
50 Crucial Fall Maintenance Tasks You Should Never Forget
You'll definitely regret skipping over any of these important home maintenance tasks this fall.
How to Build a Garden Shed Addition
Plenty of storage for outdoor tools and toys, only a step away from your back door
Outdoor Storage Locker
A little garden and lawn mower shed that spells big relief for a crowded garage.
Garden Closet Storage Project
This compact outdoor closet fits in a small yard and yet holds a ton of stuff.
How to Build a Backyard Beverage Stand That Doubles as a Lawn Ornament
Take your backyard beverages to the next level with this super-simple DIY drink stand.
Severe Weather Guide: How to tie big items down
You've probably seen the photos of plastic drinking straws driven into telephone poles during a hurricane. If high winds can...
How to Build a Timber Frame Garden Arbor
You can cut perfect, old-style joints with standard tools...and keep all the fasteners out of sight