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Remove a Tree Stump Yourself with This Common Household Product
How to remove a tree stump with Epsom salt.
11 Unique Ways to Display Your House Number
Your house number not only helps visitors find your home, it can be part of...
How to Remove a Tree Stump with a Grinder
Learn how to remove a tree stump yourself using a grinder.
Remove That Wooden Fence Post with These 5 Easy Steps
Make fence post demo a snap with these five easy steps!
How to Build a Concrete Retaining Wall
Get your weekend workout and an attractive, hard-working wall with this DIY-friendly project
Do These 8 Things to Your Fruit Trees Before Winter
Don't neglect your fruit trees just because the growing season is winding down. Here are 8...
10 Landscaping and Gardening Myths You Need to Stop Believing
A lot of good gardening advice has been passed down through the generations, but some...
12 Ergonomic Yard Tools You Need This Fall
Yard work doesn't have to result in sore arms, shoulders and a bad back. When...
30 Plants to Attract Hummingbirds to Your Lawn
Give your backyard an upgrade AND attract these beautiful birds!
Get These Fall Projects Done on Saturday so You Can Watch Football on Sunday
Each year, as summer passes into fall, the leaves change color, the weather turns cooler,...
Top 5 Fall Lawn Seeding Products
Early fall is the best time to do lawn reseeding, and these are the products...
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.
10 Must-Have Products to Make Fall Yard Work a Breeze
Fall yard work doesn't have to be strenuous!
Epsom Salt Fertilizer Trick
Can't get your plants to sprout? Try this common household item to help your plants...
My Neighbor’s Tree Has Grown into My Yard, What Are the Dos and Don’ts of a Property-Line Clearance?
You won't get tangled up in a mess with your neighbors if you know these...
This Landscaping Tip Will Save Your Plants
Don't tear up your plants with your heavy garden hose!
How to Turn an Empty Milk Jug Into a Watering Can
Can't find your watering can? Don't make your plants wait until you can buy a...
Control Your Climbing Plants with Zip Ties
Vines are tricky plants to corral. Try this great trick to hold them to a path.
Don’t Even Think About Building a Backyard Fire Pit Without Doing These Things First
Ready to make a fire pit a part of your backyard entertainment scene? Here's what...
Lawn Mower Grass Chute Saver
This lawn mower hack will save you a ton of time.
Super-Simple Landscaping Hack: Plant Your Pots
Ever wish you could reorganize your garden after seeing how the mature plants look? Here's...
8 Fall Landscaping Myths You Need to Stop Believing
When the air turns crisp and the leaves turn brown, many people's thoughts turn to...
The Easiest Way to Save on Potting Soil
For deep planters, fill the bottom with old cans and plant pots. The cans and pots improve drainage.
How to Make a Simple Guide for Edging Your Lawn
To edge your lawn, garden, or flowerbed, lay down a 2x6. While holding the board...
How to Plant a Maple Tree
Give your young sapling a head start in life
How to Install a Drip Irrigation System in Your Yard
Save time, save water and pamper your plants
How to Make Frisbee Tic-Tac-Toe
For a simple and cheap way to enjoy the warm weather, make a giant tic-tac-toe...
This Clever Hack Will Make Spreading Mulch Easier
Getting mulch up close to flowers and bushes is easier if the mulch is in...
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Mow Your Lawn Every Week
If you're in the habit of mowing your lawn at least once a week, you...
How to Grow Grass
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