Landscaping

Master these techniques and you’ll be transforming your lawn and upping your home’s curb appeal in no time.

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    14 Smart Small Yard Landscaping Ideas

    Many of today's homes (especially condos and townhouses) often have little or no yard space at all. Fear not. Here are 14 small yard landscaping ideas that will give your space serious style!



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    10 Small Plants for Landscaping

    Looking for the best small plants for landscaping? Here are some ideas that will have your yard looking good from...


    NALP Launches Climate Change Campaign for National Lawn Care Month

    Taking care of the environment starts with taking care of your lawn.

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    How to Plant and Grow a Tulip Tree

    Tulip trees offer year-round shade, beautiful flowers and stunning fall foliage. Consider growing this ornamental tree if it thrives in...


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    10 Tall Outdoor Plants for Landscaping

    Mixing plants of varying sizes and textures is an easy way to add visual interest to any yard.

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    Landscape Design: Easy Ways To Improve Curb Appeal

    From planting bushes to choosing colors, these landscaping tips will improve the look of your yard.


    The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners

    From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.


    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....


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    Japanese Maple Tree Care: Planting and Growing Tips

    The Japanese maple tree boasts year-round beauty with a wide range of colors. Considering adding one of these trees to...

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    How To Prune Crepe Myrtle

    Fast-growing crepe myrtle is a garden show-off, with bright flowers all summer long. Find out how to prune crepe myrtle...


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    When Should I Fertilize My Lawn?

    The more you know, the more your grass will grow. Here are the best ways to maximize your lawn fertilization...


    20 Home Renovations That Instantly Add Value to Your Home

    These home renovations are so worth the upfront expense.


    20 Inexpensive Ways to Make Your Home Look More Expensive

    Whether you're looking to fix up your home to put it on the market or just want to bring some...


    14 Weekend Projects that Add to Home Value

    Not every project has to be big (or extremely expensive) to add value to your home. These done-in-a-weekend projects, for...

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    How to Create the Ultimate Hummingbird Habitat in Your Backyard

    The key to the tiny flier’s heart is through its stomach. Make your backyard a sugar-water hot spot with these...


    10 Earth Friendly Lawn Care Products to Buy

    Grow and maintain a beautiful lawn without harming humans, pets or the environment.


    52 Handy Hints to Help You Survive the Dog Days of Summer

    The sooner you can get your chores done, the sooner you can relax and enjoy the sunshine and fresh air....


    What is Mocking? Here’s the Hammock Trend You Need to Join

    Join the most relaxed crew out there this National Hammock Day.


    Before You Buy a Lawn Tractor: 6 Questions to Answer

    Here’s the info you need to choose the best lawn tractor model for your yard and budget.


    The Best Features to Look for When Buying a Lawn Tractor

    Lawn tractors come in a wide price range. Even the lowest-priced models can cut your mowing time in half compared...


    Estimating Software Technology

    What? You’re not using geospatial generated estimates? Read this article to find out why you should start.


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    10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $250

    A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $250 you can make some...

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    10 Flower Border Ideas and Designs

    These playful colors, sophisticated greens and pleasing textures make gorgeous designs with eye-catching flower borders.


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    When Should You Start Mowing Your Lawn in the Spring?

    Keep these things in mind before mowing your lawn for the first time this spring.


    12 Utterly Creepy Halloween Yard Decorations You Need This Year

    Give your home's facade a haunted makeover with these truly terrifying Halloween yard decorations.



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    8 Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds

    Readers captured energetic birds zipping through their gardens. These nectar-rich blooms keep them buzzing back for more.


    10 Unusual Landscape Borders

    Draw interest in your garden with these unique landscaping borders. Many are repurposed materials, which means money savings, too!