Ground Breaking Tips

How to Make DIY Planters for Your Garden

Container gardens are a great way to add interest and texture to your garden year-round, especially in small spaces. While there are many pots available at retail stores, why not repurpose items you already own into unique planters? You can also easily make your own planters using affordable supplies and a little know-how. Here are […]

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Looking for a Lawnless Garden? Here are 6 Alternatives to Grass

Whether you’re living in a dry climate, wanting to conserve water or simply too busy to keep mowing and fertilizing a sprawling green lawn, there are many options to create a beautiful landscaped backyard with no grass. Here are a few of our favorite ways to repurpose your outdoor space. Create a shade-lover’s oasis If […]

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Tiny Garden, Big Impact

When you have a sprawling outdoor space, the possibilities are endless, but what about those of us with small properties? Whether you have a long, narrow side garden, an urban courtyard or a little concrete patio, we’ve got some great suggestions to maximize your yard’s potential. Change Things Up With Creative Container Placement A garden-to-go […]

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How to Landscape Around a Pool

Creating a resort-like atmosphere in your backyard space requires some thought, especially if you’re looking for a low-maintenance garden that provides privacy without creating lots of debris and even more pool cleaning. Whether you prefer a tropical theme, or one that’s more modern or desert-like, here are some smart poolside garden tips to create your […]

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12 Flowering Trees and Shrubs for Year-Round Beauty

One of the great pleasures gardening brings is layers of show-stopping color and texture at different times of the year. If you choose the right plants, you’ll have year-round interest in your outdoor space. In addition to sweet fragrance and pretty blossoms, flowering trees and shrubs are much easier to maintain than perennial flower beds, […]

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Do You Love Wildlife? Here’s How to Attract Them to Your Garden!

Your outdoor space is not just somewhere to relax and read in the sunshine. It can also be a mini eco-system for beneficial insects, reptiles, birds and small animals – a safe haven for wildlife to eat, rest and improve your garden by eating pests and cross-pollinating your plants. Here’s how to make your yard […]

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Want to Work Smarter, Not Harder, in the Garden? There’s a Tool for That!

Just because a peek outside your window reveals bare trees and a snow-covered yard, there’s nothing stopping you from thinking ahead to spring, when you can start tackling early gardening chores outside. Now is the perfect time to take stock of all your garden gear, so head out to your garage or storage shed and […]

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