Got critters destroying the veggies in your raised beds? Or moths chewing your crops? These homemade squirrel screens stop four-legged critters from causing trouble and help prevent insects from … [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.
These garden art totems and bird baths are easy to make using various household dishes and glassware. Be sure to use the recommended adhesive to ensure they can endure hot and cold outdoor weather … [Read more...]
These are some of my first garden art projects used to decorate my new garden. They are frugal and made from repurposed household items. For more, also see low-budget items to make for your … [Read more...]
Make a garden art dragonfly using an old ceiling fan and various other household supplies. For more, see all of the garden art project tutorials here. Make a Garden Art Dragonfly There's only … [Read more...]
This headscarf is an essential garden tool on hot, sweaty days. It's made from a ready-made bandana scarf and the small amount of sewing required could be done by hand or machine. For more, see all … [Read more...]
This shows how to make a simple screened patio door using basic tools and lumber. After making this project, I added screening for the summer and vinyl sheeting for low-cost winterizing. Make a … [Read more...]
This water wall feature can be added to a container pond on a patio or in a backyard garden. It creates a gentle stream of water falling down into the pond below. This is part of a series … [Read more...]