It is really cool when birds settle into backyard birdhouse nesting boxes, but did you know many are not safe? Just as each species of bird makes different choices based on their needs when nesting in … [Read more...]
Garden Projects includes anything you can make or build for your outdoor space. Includes trellis, greenhouse, raised beds, flower planters, privacy walls, and more.
Got scrap wood? We recently explored How to Get Comfortable with Power Tools and now it’s time for the fun stuff: all the cool stuff you can make for the garden once you’ve become … [Read more...]
Lean-to greenhouses are a low-cost solution using an available exterior wall in a sunny location. We used this plan to build next to a south-facing wall with the plant shelves at waist-height for easy … [Read more...]
These instructions for growing a sweet pea garden arch are from the book, Gardening on a Shoestring: 100 Fun Upcycled Garden Projects by Alex Mitchell. Grab some sweet pea seeds and willow … [Read more...]
Love hummingbirds? This sugar water recipe has the right proportions to match the nectar hummingbirds find in the wild. Waiting for the annual migration? We have a live hummingbird migration … [Read more...]
This bluebird nesting box is designed to be attractive to bluebirds, simple in design and construction, easy to monitor, and resistant to inclement weather and predators. Birdhouses are not … [Read more...]
These instructions show how hypertufa garden containers can be made with molds or free-form using cement and natural fillers. Use the basic recipe and follow the tutorials to create an assortment of … [Read more...]