15 Creative Cinder Block Raised Garden Beds

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Cinder blocks are a common item that you see, but they often do not have much use other than creating a wall. Well, have you ever considered using cinderblocks as accent pieces in your garden? You can create walls, planting pots, and other highlights … [Continue reading]

15 Unique Garden Water Fountain Design Ideas

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After purchasing that dream home, every homeowner wants to decorate their new investment. This often includes lavishly decorated tree houses, beautifully grown gardens, and ornately built water fountains. Every homeowner should add a fountain to … [Continue reading]

15 Garden Path Ideas With Stepping Stones

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Creating a garden path out of stepping stones is a way to truly create a look of your own. In this article you will see 15 different ideas that could make your garden path really stand out. Each of them is different, and different design ideas will … [Continue reading]

15 Raised Wooden Garden Bed Designs

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There are many great reasons to consider a raised garden bed in your yard or even on your patio. The raised design lowers rates of compaction and increases drainage. This means that root vegetables have plenty of room to grow downward and your plants … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

11 Gorgeous Plants for Shady Borders

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Have you ever wondered how many plants there are that can thrive in a shady garden? Is it even possible to create a beautiful ornamental garden in shaded areas? Most people have shade at least somewhere in their gardens, and thankfully there are an … [Continue reading]