used to be liriope, but dug it all up maybe 5 yrs ago. Planted shade grass which lasted 2 seasons. Then plowed up the yard again and now it's tree mulch with azaleas,... See more
I had my wooded backyard cleared of all the small trees, ivy and brush. I want to till it so it will be suitable for planting, but there are a lot of rocks and some s... See more
I want to put a walking pathway from my driveway to a shed. Do i have to dig out the grass to put it in or can i just put the stone on top of the grass?
We made this fire pit outside and it needs something behind it. Any suggestions would be great, we will be adding some small red stone around it.
I have thess long concrete steps that were built a long time ago by my father. At first it was just surrounded by grass, and then my mother put alyssum plants in. Wel... See more
Nosey neighbors looking over fence
We are putting in a 5000+ sq ft driveway in a desert setting. Should we use a light or dark color in the concrete?
my husbands late wife planted this lovely red rhododenron plant 5 years ago along the back fence .I love admiring it in the summer when it has the most beautiful red ... See more
This is the front entrance to my home. Stays pretty dark and cool. Any ideas what I can do to class it up? Plants? Metal decor? I need help! Thanks,Tammy
I am building a 2-3 tier rock garden (depends on rock sizes). I have lined the bottom with newspaper. I have noticed many holes between rocks. I want to line the side... See more
My daughter and I live next door to each other. Her young children like to go back and forth from house to house. The only problem is when it rains or snows. The pat... See more
I want to hang sail shades over my pool. The peaked wall is approx. 50' long and its approx. 26' from that wall across the pool to a 6' fence I can tie into. Im just ... See more
I want to complete a mailbox makeover and need some assistance with the brick edging (and more). Do I need to lay sand and/or soil or just dig up the area and put the... See more
While this is not the "front" of my home it is the first thing you see when driving in the driveway and going to the front door. Sod is not the answer, as the ground ... See more
This is a new house and so the side yard was initially a lawn. I prefer to grow flowers (attract bees) instead of a lawn, so based on articles I read about lasagna ... See more
My rock is my backyard. I stare at it all the time. I feel like I can do something creative - I just don't know what! I'm open to ideas!!
Huge backyard, trying to beautify. Hal’s we use gravel? Which are other options that are long lasting and cost effective?
Once upon a time there was a tree. In its place is now an eyesore. It's in front of picture window so can't be too tall. 6-8 ft area. 15 ft to left is blue spruce tre... See more
What can I use to add zinc to my soil, besides used coffee grounds? I think adding enough of the used grounds would also add acid which I do not need. Maybe I could... See more
The pool seats broke in four places and now the above ground pool wall in collapsing! Will I be able to repair this in the Spring?? I love my pool, snow and heavy ice... See more
The area is under a very large 60 year old red oak tree. I live in north central Texas 20 miles from the Oklahoma border where it gets over 100 degrees in the summer.... See more