Want to make garden balls? These step-by-step instructions show everything you need to create decorative garden balls. Use a bowling ball or other orb, add some marbles, and design your own outdoor … [Read more...]
Make - DIY and craft projects to make for your home and garden. Most involve repurposed and upcycled household materials to make unique items on a frugal budget.
Many of the plants we grow in our gardens can be used as natural dyes for fabrics like cotton, linen plus wool and silk. This provides a beginner overview along with a sample lavender dye recipe from … [Read more...]
Is your garden pond water murky like pea soup instead of sparkling, clear the way it should be? I came up with this simple, fast method for clean pond water without draining it or having to remove the … [Read more...]
Use these step-by-step instructions to build a garden obelisk from wood. It's strong and easily support climbing vines and looks great painted and used as backyard decor. This project is suited to … [Read more...]
Use these free instructions to sew your own fabric grow bags in any size (small, medium, large, and extra large) for your patio, balcony, or garden. Lightweight and compact to store, they are a smart … [Read more...]
Whether you want to install a preformed pond or add another type of small backyard pond, this will walk you through how it works and what you need to consider first. If you are looking for … [Read more...]
If you have ants raiding your hummingbird feeder, this simple DIY moat will prevent them from ever reaching the sugar water. I’ve been using mine for a while now, and it completely solved the … [Read more...]