17 Brilliant Rain Chain Ideas

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Incorporating items that are exclusively ornamental, such as paintings and statues, is an important part of decorating your home and garden. However, you can greatly expand your decorating options by adopting a simple philosophy: How can I accomplish a necessary function in an aesthetically pleasing way? Rain chains, decorative alternatives to traditional metal or plastic […]

10 Ideas for Outdoor Mason Jar Lights to Add a Romantic Glow to Your Patio

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Mason jars of all sizes have skyrocketed in popularity along with burlap and pallets as DIY and upcycle project materials. They give your space a sweet, homey, quirky atmosphere, both indoors and outdoors. Mason jars are, actually, incredibly versatile as a crafting base. Of course, they’re perfect for their original intended purpose: as containers for […]

20 DIY Garden Bench Ideas That Are Out Of the Ordinary

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If you have a large garden at your residence, then you know how benches can enhance the design of your garden as well as give you a place to sit and enjoy your plants. A bench can be constructed out of nearly any material. In this gallery you will see 20 DIY garden bench ideas that […]

How to Build A Gutter Garden In 10 Easy Steps

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The landscape of your yard may be a challenge. For some, finding the space for a garden can be discouraging if your yard is small. Even if you have a garden in your yard already, finding the space to add to it might be easier said than done. Or perhaps your particular gardening predicament is […]

How to Build a Strawberry Pallet Planter

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Strawberries fresh from your own garden are a terrific treat during the growing season. A drawback to raising your own strawberries, though, is that their compact size means a bit of land is needed for a respectable number of plants. Their close proximity to the ground also makes them a challenge to harvest. Fortunately, this […]

4 Tips for Growing World-Class Roses

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Any discerning gardener knows that a world-class rose bush will distinguish a home. Its elegant stems, vibrant green leaves and luxurious blooms seem like the work of a seasoned expert. But most gardeners also assume that such roses are out of their reach – unless they commit to frequent feeding, pest removal and painstaking care. […]

How To Make a Tree Stump Planter

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In this video by Victoria Foxwood you’ll find detailed instructions for creating a wonderful in-place wooden planter for flowers or shrubs. It offers a way to transform a stump in your yard into the site for a vibrant new display of beautiful blossoms or shrubs. You won’t require extensive materials to accomplish this goal, simply a splitting axe and […]

Easy Do-it-Yourself No Dig Edging

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People are amazed to find how simple it is to create a no-dig edging around your flower beds. In fact, this in an incredibly easy DIY project that only requires four materials and a little bit of work. In no time, one will have beautiful garden edging and a breathtaking yard. This project is meant for areas […]

Strawberry Planter: From Laundry to Outdoor Luxury

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Laundry has never been so lovely. Trailing greenery and blossoming buds are not the things that you’d expect to see protruding from a basket for dirty clothes. Even so, this instructional video from the “Garden Answer” proves that an inexpensive laundry basket from a local discount store can serve as an attractive strawberry planter. The […]

10 Tips for Savvy Gardeners

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Gardening is a fun and relaxing hobby that produces everything from delicious herbs and scrumptious foods to medicinal plants and fragrant flowers. Whether you are a novice looking for tips or an expert looking to improve your technique, in this video by California Gardening  you’ll find some advice that will help your garden thrive. 1. […]

How to Change the Color of Hydrangea Flowers

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Did you know that it’s easy to change the color of your blue or pink hydrangea flowers? This short video shows easy to follow instructions that will soon have your flowers blooming in a different shade. Chemistry Your garden soil has a measurement of alkaline or acid composition. The pH number of seven is neutral. […]

Do it Yourself Vertical Hanging Pallet Vegetable Planter

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Do you have a small yard or even no yard at all, but want to grow some of your own vegetables? This do it yourself vertical hanging pallet veggie planter is for you! This step by step video, presented by Garden Answer, tells you everything you need to know to build this space saving garden. […]

Make Your Own Terrarium Succulent Arrangement

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Looking for a crafty tutorial to add something new to your home or garden? In this video, created by Garden Answer, discover how to make your very own beautiful terrarium succulent arrangement in just a few easy steps. You don’t need much to create a terrarium. First, you’ll need a glass tank, bowl, or jar […]

Learn How to Make this Gorgeous Vertical Succulent Garden

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Do you love succulents as much as we do? If your answer is yes, you must try this easy DIY project. In this video from Lowe’s, you can find out how to make a very chic vertical succulent garden easily in as little as an afternoon. You should be able to get all of the […]

Easy Way to Build a Garden Cold Frame [VIDEO]

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In this video, presented by Mark Powers of “This Old House,” educates crafty gardeners about each of the steps involved in making a “cold frame” extension to their greenhouses. All that is required to craft the cold frame is rot-resistant lumber, a salvaged window, screws, screw hinges, construction adhesive, a garden rake, a few dowel […]