10 Painted Rock Ideas For Your Crafty Garden


The idea of decorating our gardens with things like birdbaths, glass dragonfly’s, and ceramic caterpillars had been around for a while now. You see a lot of typical store bought garden decor that is less than impressive, and if we are being completely honest, boring. Now, the last thing you need is for your garden […]

Video: Tips on How to Start a Flower Garden


Senior horticulturalist for the Atlanta Botanical Garden David Rife details the tools you’ll need and techniques you should employ to create your own flower garden of annuals, perennials or a combination of both. Covering everything from designing the garden’s layout, amending the soil and planting the flowers, David also gives tips on checking the health […]

Fantastic DIY Tiki Torch Ideas


If you’re anything like us, you enjoy the sight of a warm fiery glow in the garden or patio at night. Surrounding your green spaces with tiny, controlled fires is one of the great pleasures of modern living, bringing a bit of ancient tradition to our contemporary world. Fire is inherently hypnotic, and when we […]

DIY Video Tutorial: How to Make Flower Pot People for Your Garden

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We wanted to share this DIY video tutorial by Tanya Memme, host of A&E’s Sell This House. Here, Tanya Memme shows us how to create an adorable flower pot person in just a few easy, fun steps. Below is a step by step guide from Tanya Memme’s awesome video demonstration on how to build these flower […]

10 DIY Stepping Stone Ideas For Your Garden


One thing that can pull any garden together is creating a path. You can always shell out a lot of money to have someone pave a path for you, the DIY approach is usually more fun (and cheaper). The options are endless when it comes to types of paths you can create. Repurposing old wood, […]

10 Fresh And Fun Chicken Coop Design Ideas


Residential chicken farming has seen a huge boom in recent years, as people realize the health and independence benefits of eating locally sourced food. BUY CHICKEN COOP KITS ON AMAZON.COM Deciding that you’d like to raise your own chickens is the easy part; the work comes when it’s time to give them a place to […]

Video Tutorial: Tips on How to Properly Mulch around a Tree


Today, we are sharing a video from This Old House featuring landscape contractor Roger Cook and certified arborist Matt Foti. They provide a variety of helpful tips on how to properly mulch around a tree. Proper mulching keeps grass and weeds from growing too close to the tree and retains moisture in the soil around […]

Ideas For Spectacular DIY Garden Balls


Visiting the gardens of friends or even professional displays at public and private installations, you may have noticed a certain eye-catching sphere glinting in the sunlight. These are called garden balls, and they come in a dizzying array of styles. The best part is, you can make your own! We hunted down an assortment of DIY guides […]

16 Cute and Colorful Decorating Ideas Using Stones


It’s spring time, and the warming weather means you can get back out there and spruce up your garden! (Unless you live in a place where you didn’t have snow!) We’ve collected a number of cute DIY crafts for you to add to your garden. So whether you’re a bird-lover, herb-gardener, or you just love […]

DIY Birdfeeders: Make Your Garden An Avian Paradise


We’ve already begun hearing that eternal call of springtime, the songs of local birds. There’s nothing more optimistic and auspicious than the chatter of birds, letting us know that the snow and cold are leaving for the year. With this thought in mind, we’d like to ensure that our homes are surrounded by local featured […]

10 Terra Cotta Potter Projects To Spice Up Your Garden


If your’e an avid gardener like we are, you likely have some excess terra cotta planters laying around. There’s nothing much more satisfying than repurposing and recycling unused possessions into something wonderful and fun, turning the mundane and forgotten into something bold and memorable. We’ve collected 10 of the best terra cotta planter recycling projects we’ve […]

Learn How to Make These Concrete Garden Hands


Decorate your garden, patio, porch, or even your apartment with these adorable, unique, easy-to-make Concrete Garden Hands planters this spring. Step 1: Gather Your Ingredients For this project you’ll need: 1 pair of rubber gloves, 1 pair of latex gloves, 2 large buckets/bowls, duct tape, 7 cups of concrete mix with small aggregate, roughly one […]

10 Lovely Garden Mosaic Project Ideas


Welcome to our Mosaic Project Ideas Gallery. The following projects are both practical and beautiful, and have complete tutorials to go with them. you can use a wide variety of materials to make these. Some have used broken plates, glass, or old broken tiles. You can use anything glass to create your own work of art. […]

DIY Clay Flower Pot People for Your Garden


These are SOOOOOOOOO cute! You can build these yourself and place them anywhere in your garden, put them on your deck, next to the BBQ, near the pool, in the front porch, they’ll look great anywhere! My kids LOVE these, this weekend we are off to the supply store to pick up some supplies and start […]