Starting a Worm Farm for the Best Compost


In this video, shared by Better Homes and Gardens, Graham Ross shares three gardening shortcuts to implement during the winter months. Since cold weather is typically less hectic for gardeners, it is the perfect time to start a worm farm. Most home and garden centers sell kits that make it easy to set up at […]

DIY Tutorial: Easily Create Your own Fairy Garden


Combine the joy of gardening with the fun of letting your imagination run free by creating your own fairy garden. Watch this video, courtesy of TracEy Monster, to learn the art of making one of these delightful little gardens. A fairy garden is a tiny space filled with flowers, plants and decorative accessories arranged to […]

DIY Instructions: Learn How To Build A Raised Garden Bed


Building a raised garden bed is a straightforward landscaping project requiring just a few hours work. You can complete it in a single weekend.. Raised garden beds keep soil in place, and they an attractive addition to your yard. The accompanying video, courtesy of Lowe’s, provides detailed instructions from start to finish. The video starts […]

Learn How to Make a Succulent Pumpkin Basket


Fall is a great time to get creative with flower and plant arrangements. In this video, you can see an example of how to make a gorgeous succulent arrangement within a pumpkin basket that will last all autumn long. Materials needed include a pumpkin basket, a plastic bag, potting soil, and an assortment of different […]

5 Tips For New Gardeners


If you’re a beginning gardener, this P. Allen Smith video will help you succeed on your journey to a beautiful green plot. Check out these 5 easy tips: 1. Try a Minimal Garden Containers and raised gardens have high rates of success for emerging growers. Invest in a good pre-mixed base for your fail-proof soil. […]

Did you know that Diapers Can Help Your Plants Grow?


Narrator Grant “The King of Random” Thompson goes through a step-by-step breakdown of how you can take some mundane diapers and convert them into water-storing gel that your plants will love, poses no harm to the environment and keeps your plants consistently hydrated; freeing up time that you might otherwise spend watering plants. Thompson’s recipe […]

How to Build an Adirondack Chair (VIDEO)


If you have always wanted to build a Adirondack chair but are afraid it will be too difficult or involved, look no further than this video provided by Lowe’s Home Improvement. This video gives you step-by-step instructions on how to build a stylish and comfortable Adirondack chair that you can feature in your outdoor space […]

Learn How to Build This Outdoor Planter Bench


In this Lowe’s Home Improvement video, you’ll learn how to simply and quickly build an outdoor planter bench that will add beauty to any patio or garden space. With just a few pieces of wood, some duct work, a few tools and a little creativity you’ll have a gorgeous place to sit among your plants, […]

How to Build a Fence Gutter Garden (VIDEO Tutorial)


In this video, compliments of Lowe’s Home Improvement you will learn how to add a homemade gutter garden to your fence. This type of vertical gardening is wildly popular all over the United States and is the perfect idea for small spaces, apartments with no yard and planting areas with poor soil drainage. You will […]

Fall Patio Decorating Ideas


This video from Lowe’s, shows how to extend your family time outdoors well into the fall season. Outdoor patios can be enhanced with the addition of a pergola. This creates a welcoming area where outdoor lights can be hung to lengthen the shorter fall days. Some outdoor globe lights also double as planters for use […]

How to Make a Layered Sand Succulent Planter


This video, provided by Garden Answer, contains a tutorial on how to grow succulents in a planter filled with attractive layers of decorative sand. A glass planter that holds succulents above several distinct layers of colored sand looks stunning. Unfortunately, it is a bit difficult to provide the plants with a good growing environment while […]

DIY: Build a Steel & Stone Fire Pit [VIDEO]


In this video, we will learn how to create a fire pit using steel and stone. The fire pit is easy to build, and anybody can create one with the help of this video. First, you will want to get a 4-by-8 foot sheet of 16 gauge steel and have it cut into four 12 […]

Create An Adorable Little Red Wagon Planter In 3 Easy Steps


Image by: Pretty Handy Girl If you have a small home without a yard, or maybe just not enough space to really add the magnificent garden of your dreams, a container garden is a great way to add color to the exterior of your home. One of the best parts of container gardening is picking […]

5 DIY Garden Bowling Ball Designs


As we have said time and time again, gardens are not only simple places where some colorful flowers and maybe a few vegetables can grow. Gardens can be a beautiful space full of creativity and life! There are so many different ways you can express yourself through your garden, and these DIY bowling ball decorations […]

DIY: Learn How to Make Concrete Garden Balls [VIDEO]


This DIY video tutorial demonstrates how to make a simple, durable, and aesthetically pleasing accent for your garden landscape. Decorative shiny or matte concrete balls are easy to create, cost little to make, and require no maintenance after they are placed in your garden. As clearly laid out in the video, you only need a […]