Is there anything worth buying for the garden at the dollar store? We scoured the isles to look for items that are useful and long-lasting—not single-use or disposable—and discovered some good … [Read more...]
Ideas for the garden including garden art and junk, building projects, veggie garden plans, sheds, backyard ponds, container planting and flower gardens.
Throw out that huge list of summer garden chores and savor the season! This is my essential summer garden checklist and perhaps it is yours too? The regular to-do list is full of mundane things like … [Read more...]
Sometimes the solution to your garden problem is right in your kitchen drawer! Check out these simple, inexpensive effective problem-solvers. They're good for the earth and save money. You can … [Read more...]
Ruth Stout (1884-1980) was a freethinking, practical gardener and author, who inspired many new gardeners to find best practices that defy conventional garden advice. Her vegetable garden methods are … [Read more...]
These creative ideas for planting wagons, carts, wheelbarrows, bikes, and whiskey barrels come from home gardens. Come explore the gallery and grab ideas for your garden. For garden structure … [Read more...]
Can you paint vinyl siding? Yes. There are self-priming exterior paints made specifically for this purpose, providing excellent, long-lasting coverage. I gave my backyard shed a makeover several years … [Read more...]
These creative succulent garden ideas use unusual containers to create unique succulent planters. Projects include a birdbath, kitchen chair, picture frame, hypertufa, and other recycled items. If … [Read more...]