I live on a pretty steep hill. We used railroad ties to build a three tier retaining wall. Originally it was going to just be planted with bushes and ornamental grass... See more
Just bought a house with a dirt backyard with a very large tree in the middle of it.
I want to use ceramic tiles on sand and dirt foundation in a round circle or could I grow sod in this sand and dirt?
How do I create a succulent garden along a narrow bedding area (see photo)? I want to have a high/low design with some plants that grow taller against the house and... See more
I want to lay rock with out grass and weeds coming through it
Someone said I need to put 2-inch of Paving sand down for the bricks to stay in place.
We have a large yard space that is hard ground covered in gravel. We want to lay sod, Wonder if we can lay the sod directly on top of gravel? I don't think it will ta... See more
i am looking to build a fenced in area for for dogs. The fence doesn’t have to be fancy because it will be inside a fenced area. I just want my yard back!! Any idea... See more
I'm looking for ideas for sturdy, attractive, low maintenence plant bed borders for alongside the front of my house. Thanks!
My beautiful horse Cayenne died last summer & I cant bear to look at his empty pasture. I will never get another horse, but I want to turn his pasture into a "fur bab... See more
Hello my fellow diy-ers. I have a lovely rock garden that I decided to pull all the low ground plants /succulents out of, all except the rose bush. My husband made a ... See more
We just Built a Home so needless to say there's a ton of Dirt and there's nasty Thistle Weeds everywhere how do I kill them without hurting my flowers and I am not re... See more
I have at least two hummingbirds at my feeder daily, but want to make sure I keep them coming into the yard so we can enjoy them. What are best flowers, or condition... See more
Our goldfish & koi have been attacked probably by a raccoon. We put out an animal trap but have only caught squirrels. Any ideas to protect the pond, we are so unha... 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
I have a small back yard with a nice patio. I want to plant some trees or bushes or something to look at from my nice patio. The back yard is so bare and has a wood f... See more
What can I do with my concrete slab ~10 ft by 15 ft to make it look and feel inviting?
How best to fertilize and overseed a neglected lawn full of moss, weeds and poor grass growth?
I am going to install permeable pavers to help dog-proof my yard and driveway. WHat kind of grass is the best? Do you use seed or sod?THANKS!
I have a round area in my front yard where we had a large palm tree cut down. It’s about 8’ in diameter and stump is in the center and is about 4 inches above th... See more
I have a town home and the back yard is small. How to create a nice small back yard for adults and toddler
It's wood. Very sturdy and straight. Help!!! I love my yard, and need ideas. Taking it down is not an option.