Landscaping & Garden & Landscape : Home & Garden

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Potting Bench for Gardening

Potting Bench for Gardening

You can't end the day without visiting your garden it's either you take the weeds out or to plant new flowers. This activity makes you happy and because of that, you have made a beautiful garden full of blooming flowers.......[Read More]
Wooden Play House Building Instructions

Wooden Play House Building Instructions

Wooden playhouses are the stuff that many little girls' dreams are made of. While many of the more complex designs may seem out of reach for the typical do-it-yourself builder, a simple saltbox-style gable house can be made from plywood in very short order, using only a few simple tools. Recruit som......[Read More]
St. Augustine Grass Pests

St. Augustine Grass Pests

A healthy lawn can add to the curb appeal of a home.Jupiterimages/BananaStock/Getty ImagesSt. Augustine is a warm season grass that is prolific throughout the southern coastal regions of the United States, from the Carolinas to Texas, as well as in parts of Southern California. St..........[Read More]
Designing Your Patio Area

Designing Your Patio Area

Are you thinking of decorating your patio? Read all about this useful and practical tips on how to achieve a new and functional look for your patio.......[Read More]
Enjoy The Outdoors With Adirondack Chairs

Enjoy The Outdoors With Adirondack Chairs

The Adirondack chair has been in most American outdoor spaces for more than a hundred years now. This classic type of chair has a timeless beauty and unbeatable comfort to provide. Ever since its inception way back in early 1900's, the chair becomes one of the beautiful adornments in the patio ......[Read More]
Outside Fire Pit

Outside Fire Pit

Its rare to enjoy any product that contains fire, without some kind of hazardous pre-cautions, which is why I think fire pits safety is very important. Its recommended that you check with your city or county for any regulations regarding the use of this product before purchasing it. Restrictions are......[Read More]
Organic Sprays for Killing Hornworms

Organic Sprays for Killing Hornworms

Even though they may appear menacing, hornworms are not harmful to humans or mammals but can quickly become problematic when they begin feeding on your plants. These annoying worms are leaf eaters, feeding on various species of plants. Killing hornworms doesn't require toxic chemicals and instead ca......[Read More]
How to Maintain In-ground Lawn Sprinklers

How to Maintain In-ground Lawn Sprinklers

Making sure that your in-ground sprinkler system is going to be in good shape for the watering season consists of a few common sense setps that you'll pick up on and have no problem carrying out.......[Read More]
How to Rebuild a Half Whiskey Barrel

How to Rebuild a Half Whiskey Barrel

Half whiskey barrel planters are a charming addition to your home garden. You can make them into water gardens, koi ponds, fountains or simply use them as regular soil planters. Unfortunately, a whiskey barrel may need a little rebuilding before you use one in your garden. The wood and make is meant......[Read More]
Vinyl Vs. PVC Fence

Vinyl Vs. PVC Fence

When it comes to fencing your yard, choosing a vinyl fence should be at the top of the list. Vinyl, also known as polyvinyl chloride (PVC), is a durable fencing product that is beautifying many front and backyards. A vinyl or PVC fence is essentially the same product, worded differently. Many expert......[Read More]
How to Change a Lawnmower Blade in a Craftsman Eager One

How to Change a Lawnmower Blade in a Craftsman Eager One

The Craftsman Eager One walk-behind mower has only one blade you need to worry about changing. After hours of use the blade will become dull leaving the tips of the grass burnt or uncut. Fortunately, changing the blade is something you can do yourself with just a few tools.......[Read More]
How to Install Patio Pavers Over Concrete

How to Install Patio Pavers Over Concrete

Installing paving stones is a job that many people leave to professionals. However, with a little patience, a medium-sized budget, and some know-how, you can install your own. This will allow you to turn that boring old concrete patio into something extraordinary.......[Read More]
Getting Organized Checklist

Getting Organized Checklist

Organizing your home often feels overwhelming. You may not know where to begin. Some have developed methods of staying organized, while others need a push to get going. After you get organized, you'll just need to keep it organized with a few minutes of attention a day. Using a getting organized che......[Read More]
How to Care for Martin Houses

How to Care for Martin Houses

Many people enjoy attracting purple martins to their homes because of the birds' acrobatic flying and purple coloring. Unlike many other birds, purple martins enjoy nesting with other martins. They can be picky birds, so being a purple martin landlord doesn't come without its challenges. Caring for ......[Read More]
How to Do Landscaping Borders Around Trees

How to Do Landscaping Borders Around Trees

Installing borders around trees adds a polished look to a landscape and reduces maintenance. Adding borders is an easy do-it-yourself project you can complete in a few hours or a weekend, depending on the amount of trees you have. Whether landscaping borders with bricks, stones or mulch, you'll prot......[Read More]
Lighting Your Garden Oasis

Lighting Your Garden Oasis

Installing landscape lighting, luminaries and fire features can transform even the dullest garden into something original, exciting and functional. The investment in landscape lighting for your garden or landscape will amply repay the time, effort ... ......[Read More]
Guide to Building a Barbed Wire Fence

Guide to Building a Barbed Wire Fence

Barbed wire fences are one of the most common types of fences used in farming or other operations where you need to keep animals in. The barbs on the wire help to deter animals from passing, and when installed correctly a barbed wire fence will last a lifetime. However, there are a few principles wh......[Read More]
When to Plant & Overseed Grass Seed in Maryland?

When to Plant & Overseed Grass Seed in Maryland?

Timing is one of the most important factors you must consider when you plant grass in Maryland. Various grasses are suited to different parts of the state, and this has a large effect on when you should plant, whether you are establishing a new lawn or overseeding a few small areas.......[Read More]
Improving Home Value With A Retaining Wall

Improving Home Value With A Retaining Wall

Generally there are two reasons for building a retaining wall on your property, which are to either prevent erosion or simply for landscaping purposes. Regardless of the reason why, this type of structure will invariably add value to your home as well as enhancing the appearance of it. The key is to......[Read More]
Selecting Siding For Your Shed, Barn Or Garage

Selecting Siding For Your Shed, Barn Or Garage

Siding for a building affects many elements of the overall structure, including appearance, style and functionality. There are a variety of choices available that reflect this as well as budget concerns. Choosing the best siding to suit you and your structure will require a balancing of design with ......[Read More]