Garden and Yard

A collection of articles related to gardening, beautiful yards and backyard retreats.

7 Great Lawn Alternatives [ditch the mower and free up your time]

Looking for some good lawn alternatives? Are you sick of spending your Saturday mornings mowing the grass and combating a...

How do I add privacy to a raised deck? (Answered, with photos)

You spent time on your deck but now you’re wondering’ How do I add privacy to a raised deck?’ It...

7 Lovely Fall Porch Decor Essentials (with beautiful photos)

Are you ready to create an amazing fall porch display that’ll have your neighbors asking you for decorating advice? In...

Replacing Rotten Fence Posts (first step in fixing a wooden fence)

Does your fence have rotten wood posts? Does it sway in the wind and threaten to tumble over? That’s what...

7 Inspiring DIY Patio Table Ideas to liven up your patio

In this article you’ll find some inspiration for a DIY patio table you can be proud of. You could just...

Here’s a Quick Way to Create a Cozy Patio [15 Patio Furniture and Patio Accessories Ideas]

Do you want a cozy, relaxing outdoor patio? A good place to start is getting some comfortable patio furniture. Get...

10 Beautiful Front Walkway Ideas to Boost Curb Appeal (with photos)

Is your front walkway just a ribbon of trampled grass? It doesn’t look very good does it. The beat-down grass...

11 Low Maintenance, Easy-care Plants to Beautify your Yard

Do you want to have a lovely and inviting yard, but you don’t want to spend hours toiling in it?...

19 Privacy Fence Ideas [create a Backyard Retreat]

Do you feel exposed when you’re in your yard? Does your yard feel more like a display window than a...

How to Fix a Garden Hose [easy DIY repair]

Garden hoses are often taken for granted. We use them, we use them, we use them, until suddenly they’ve had...