9 Natural Ways to Kill Weeds
There are a number of children, pet, and environmentally friendly ways to rid your garden of pesky weeds— they're much safer and less costly than using harmful chemicals.
Budding Home Farmer? 25+ Clever Ideas To Check Out
Did you know you can make your own rooting hormone using willow twigs? Or that geraniums can be overwintered? How about a few ideas for soil savers, pest control and fighting weeds? You'll find all that and more in this collection! First, here's an interesting tip I came across while…
How to Install a Dry Creek Bed
Control the flow of rainwater across your landscape with an easy-to-install dry creek bed.
How to Mount Flower Baskets Onto Wooden Posts
Do you have a sidewalk you'd like to dress up? We mounted some flower baskets onto wooden posts alongside the sidewalk to my mom's apartment in the backyard. The flowering baskets really give a lot of eye appeal and we get tons of compliments on them. You can read our easy directions on how to make these on our blog. #BackyardReady The flower baskets are mounted onto treated wood 4x4's. We used U-shaped staples to secure the wire baskets onto the posts. Holes were cut in the sid…
Ideas para diseñar un jardín con piedras
Las ventajas de diseñar un jardín con piedras es que éstas se pueden acomodar fácilmente y adaptar a los diferentes espacios, además ofrecen una atmósfera fresca.
People often ask about our raised beds. A few years ago I was taking the Comprehensive Organic Gardener class through Seattle Tilth and while walking around one the P-Patches I saw that a gardener had used a few painted cinder blocks as part of their plot’s bed. I brought the lovely ladyfriend to see the …
Tutorial ~ How To Make a Hollow Concrete Sphere
Concrete statuary in some of the gardens I've visited has always captivated me. Unfortunately most statuary I've priced is quite expensive and with my tight budget the chances were slim that any of these creations would ever find themselves in my gardens. However, several years ago I was intrigued when I stumbled upon instructions for making \
I had a lot of fun this past week potting up terracotta towers, recycling old rubber boots and creating living pallet walls. I've had a lot of people ask me how I made the dragonflies :) I'll post instructions this week in my Garden Junk Art series. Simplify vignette with old tool box and rubber boot planters. The watering can was a great find at a flea market... it still has it's cap! Terracotta tipsy turvy tower with succulents Dragonfly made from old garden hose, if it is kink…
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Pergolas - Outdoor Living in Style (Infographic) | Infographics Archive
We’ve created an infographic to help homeowners visualize some of the most common types and styles of pergolas (Outdoor Living in Style).