I have a large cottonless cottonwood in my yard that has sent out many roots that are above the surface of the yard. Can these be cut back without harming the tree?
Just bought a house with a dirt backyard with a very large tree in the middle of it.
I have a 6ftx23ft space on the front of my house that only gets sun in the morning. I would like to plant some evergreens but can’t find any that do well in part ... See more
Seems to be sinking should I add more or remove and add more soil
Just an FYI that laying new grass is not an option for me.
We have an unattractive slope at the edge of our front yard; it's about 8 feet deep, 30 feet wide. The slope is an approximate 125 degree angle. I have tried cutting ... See more
I need help! I need some sort of curb appeal ideas.
i want to find some material that will last through, winter, and rain, that will allow some privacy that I i can fill the fence my self.
All the floors had to be torn out and redone in my 100 - year - old "shotgun" house. This contractor insisted on leaving furniture and all my belongings inside to be... See more
Bought a suburban house a year ago with a lovely green grass fenced backyard that has two pine trees and a slight grade up from the house to the back fence. My nei... See more
I enjoy being able to use our outdoor patio and garden more than the few comfortable months, it is hard to cool it down in the summer but it can be as easy as adding ... See more
My back yard has no grass, plants or flowers. Dirt, dirt, dirt. Summer in Texas!!!
What can I do to keep birds away from my fish pond?
We live on a gravel road surrounded by corn/bean fields. So we don't get much traffic. I just want to give the outside my own personal touch. We have a big rock pile ... 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!!
I have a narrow dirt patch on my porch which is meant to be a flower bed, I suppose. It is about 1 1/2 feet wide and about 10-20 feet long (I haven't measured it) . ... See more
A backyard pine-tree removal project has left our lawn all but gone. Admittedly, a lot of what we've called "grass" in the past has been weeds with some grass thrown ... See more
I live in a very windy area. Winds will be 50-55 mph this weekend again, so mulch, newspaper and any other blow away ideas won't help me. Since my garden is about 3... See more
I'm using the square-foot gardening tool with Farmer's Almanac Garden Planner to plan my veggie garden. I'd like to try a 3-sister garden this year for part of my gr... See more