I'm a renter with a big backyard. I need to create an outdoor space with flooring and shade than can be removed easily if we ever decide to move. Nothing too tacky bu... See more
Has any one ever attempted this? I find old hot tubs Craigslist for little or nothing, just haul away. Most of the time the motor/electronics/pump/heater are shot a... See more
Has anyone tried using old carpet as weed mat for their garden? If so, how successful was it and were there any drainage issues. Thanks in advance!
Keep or chop down the Italian cypress?
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
I need to put down some new mulch this Spring and I have seen the rubber mulch which looks pretty cool. I am wondering if anyone has used it and if they liked it.
One of our trees fell leaving some exposed roots and a large hole that now has a lot of unwanted vegetation. Should we chainsaw everything to below ground level then ... See more
We have a fence between us and our neighbors with plants that our dying (had a hibiscus hedge and some other "test plants, shrubs" that didn't make it as there is a h... See more
Leveled the back yard and covered in gravel stones but that's too rough to play on and I don't want anything there I have to mow. What do I do to make it family frien... See more
My front yard is ugly. The "plantings" are currently weeds!i need suggestions for foundation shrubs and flowering plants.Help!
I am enjoying making a front garden mainly using succulants like a large fairy garden as I love to feel the textures Wanting to know of succulants with bright colourf... See more
I would like to add flower pots and furniture in my front yard but I have experienced theft in the past. Any suggestions?
We bought a house last summer on a nature reservoir with lots of pine trees and oaks on it. Part of the yard is very sandy (as it's understandable with pine trees), b... See more
I keep posting pictures of this slope, but can't seem to do it. The pictures do not tell the whole slope, believe me. I need retention walls and some plantings. Somet... See more
I have so many pine trees which I love, but due to it being so shady, grass wont grow there. Not sure if this falls into a DIY advice.