Protect your newly planted trees before the harsh weather comes.
Dead leaves and plants will rot in the cold weather and will cause crowding in the springtime.
Covering up any water feature in your backyard will prevent a leaf buildup during fall.
Plan out what you want in your garden next summer to get an early jump on it.
It also keeps your soil warm as the cold weather seeps in.
Start your garden by planting seeds in the winter; it’s much cheaper than buying seedlings in spring.
To prevent cracks, put your pots in a garage, or wrap them in a thermal blanket.