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!
Should You Cut Wet Grass After it Rains?
We address the age-old dilemma of whether to cut wet grass or wait until it dries.
12 Backyard Relaxation Ideas to Add to Your Yard
From romantic furniture to soothing fountains, these backyard relaxation ideas are major inspiration for those seeking serenity.
20 Things to Consider When Buying a Lawn Mower
There's lots to consider when it comes time to buy a lawn mower
15 Adirondack Chairs You Have to See to Believe
Nothing says easy outdoor living like the iconic Adirondack chair. With its wide arms, spacious low-slung seat, slanted back and...
River Rock Landscaping Ideas We Love
River rock often plays a practical role in gardens and landscapes. Here are a dozen ways to use this natural...
17 Great Tips for Landscaping Your Backyard
Adding walls and paths made of stone or brick to your landscape transforms it into something truly special. Here's a...
12 Tricked-Out Lawn Mowers You Need to See
Whether you want your machine to go faster or have more style, these tips for tricking out your lawn mower...
12 Backyard Swings Everyone Will Enjoy
Whether for relaxation or fun, a backyard or porch swing can create lasting memories. Here are 12 options to consider.
12 Exterior Home Trends You Can Forget About
See what's going on in exterior home trends so you can create more curb appeal for your home.
14 Picnic Tables You Have to See to Believe!
Whether you want to buy or DIY, these picnic tables will give you plenty of inspiration.
What to Know About Artificial Grass
Have you considered installing artificial grass instead of the real thing? Here's what you should know about this convenient, controversial...
NALP’s Young Professionals Network Forms Exclusive Partnership With STIHL
STIHL and the National Association of Landscaping Professionals are joining forces to create a strong network for young professionals in...
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...
Outdoor Living Trends for 2021
Open-air rooms, year-round use and high-tech connectivity: This year's top landscape design trends reflect a shift towards daily living outdoors.
What’s the Difference Between Ice Melt and Rock Salt?
If you live in area where winter means lots of slippery ice, learning when and how to use ice melt...
How to Protect Shrubs From Heavy Snow
Extend the life and general appearance of your shrubs over the winter time with this simple tip.
Here’s Why Burning Leaves Is a Bad Idea
Burning leaves might be the most convenient way to get rid of fallen leaves from your lawn. But that doesn't...
Turn Your Fall Leaves into Free Mulch and Compost
Use fall leaves to improve soil, make free mulch and expand your garden beds.