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.

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      Amazon’s Best Patio Deals

      Is your patio summer ready? It's about to be with these killer Amazon deals.

      50 DIY Treehouses Made From Reclaimed Materials

      DIY treehouses have been a staple of childhood backyards for decades—and now they're becoming popular getaways for adults, too. Be...


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      Can You Stain Pressure-Treated Wood?

      Just because you used pressure-treated lumber doesn't mean your outdoor project has to stay green. Not only can you can...


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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.


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      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....

      Terrarium Twist: How to Turn an Old Tire Into a Planter Table

      Gather round a coffee table that sprouts its own style.


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      Homeowner’s Guide to Backyard Treehouses

      Win the parenting sweepstakes by building a treehouse for your kids — or yourself! Here are the things to know...


      How To Install A Silt Fence

      Simple steps to minimize erosion on your build site.


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      Are You Ready for a Built-In Grill?

      If grilling is your passion and favorite pastime, do you think you're ready for a built-in grill? Here are some...


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      How To Find the Best Hot Tub Filter Replacement

      Keep your hot tub water safe and clean. When it's time for hot tub filter replacement, here's what you need...


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      What To Know About Stock Tank Pools

      Often referred to as the adult version of a kiddie pool, stock tank pools are taking social media by storm....


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      8 Outdoor Kitchen Island Ideas

      These outdoor kitchen island ideas will help you create a beautiful and functional outdoor cooking space. There's one to fit...


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      Outdoor Kitchen: What To Know Before You Build One

      Outdoor kitchens make the perfect focal point for outdoor living spaces. If you're planning on building one, here's what you...

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      10 Tips To Help You Renovate Your Yard on a Budget

      If your backyard needs a renovation but your budget won't support big spending, check out these 10 pro tips for...


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      Yard Safety Tips for Commonly Used Equipment

      Injuries can occur if the right safety precautions aren't adhered to while using lawn and garden equipment. Here are simple...


      Last Chance to Save Big on Amazon Prime Day Deals

      Today is the final day to save on the best deals for DIYers


      How To Make a Natural Woodland Path

      Build a low maintenance, low impact, inviting path to the lake, utilizing on-site materials.


      10 Mistakes You’re Making to Attract Mosquitoes to Your Home

      Don't leave a welcome mat for mosquitoes to swarm your home!


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      7 Deck Paint and Stain Color Ideas

      Create the deck of your dreams with these paint and stain color ideas — tried and true, beautiful blue and...


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      How To Choose the Best Pool Decking Option For Your Backyard

      Make the most of your backyard pool by wrapping it in pool decking. Here are some of the most common...


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      What To Know About Inflatable Hot Tubs

      Get the scoop on inflatable hot tubs — the pros and cons, care and maintenance, and the top models for...

      When Is Amazon Prime Day 2021: What Every Shopper Needs to Know

      The question on everyone's lips is, "When is Amazon Prime Day?" and rightfully so: Amazon Prime Day deals are quite...


      Homeowner’s Guide To Next Generation Grills

      If your looking to up your grilling game beyond a basic gas or charcoal grill, here are three new evolutions...


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      How To Clean and Maintain All Kinds of Patio Furniture

      Whether your patio furniture is made of metal, wood or plastic, keep it in top form with these tips for...


      30 Low-Light Indoor Plants That Thrive in Near Darkness

      These low-light houseplants thrive without direct sunlight, so now you can have a touch of Mother Nature in every corner...


      5 Wayfair Memorial Day Sale Finds for Home and Yard

      Get ready to shop! You can save on indoor and outdoor furniture, appliances, decor, storage and more with the Wayfair...


      Don’t Miss Etsy’s Outdoor Sales Event

      Get your hands on unique patio furniture and outdoor decor during the Etsy Outdoor Sales Event! We've got our eyes...