We’re leveling out back to lay some brinks. My husband says to use sand and I say use the leaves etc. that’s already in the yard. Which is best?Thanks so much!
The NW section of my back yard is a mess. There is a huge tree on the edge of my lot and on a slope. There are a lot of roots above ground, probably because of the wa... See more
The home I recently purchased looks to have had a koi pond in the backyard at some point. Please give me some ideas of what would look nice in this area now. I greatl... See more
My new house in North Carolina and I don't have a clue where to start. Where do I create value and how do I create curb appeal? Please share experience, ideas, though... See more
We are in a drought but would like to plant some plants that give me a lush look yet use very little water..
Hiya!I moved into a 1970’s home a few years ago and I’ve nearly remodeled everything inside the house, but am having trouble outside.Its not in the budget to repa... See more
I have a slope backyard desperately need landscaping and I don’t like grass as so hard to maintain, anyone can suggest but not spending a fortune?
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 have a signed contract to be completed by October to build a little house of 650 square feet. He has 200,000 of our moneyfor permits & materials. No work has been ... See more
I don't want to use electricity outside and besides, I live in Phoenix where sunshine is plentiful!
Neighbor's trees create so much shade that almost nothing will grow. The tree roots are across my property. Need low cost diy solution
Looking for a small bottle brush for my hummingbird feeder .I have a small toothbrush need something better .look at dollar store for baby bottle brush looks to big f... See more
The side yard of the north side of my house didn't have much visual interest, so I added a shade garden. Using my garden spade, I removed a strip of sod along the sid... See more
I'm replacing my patchy grass with playground mulch for my dogs in their yard area. Did a small area last year and now expanding it. Know it's only a matter of time... See more
I live in Phoenix with a tiny backyard with 6-small trees and a drip system. I am 79-years-old living with my 55-year-old daughter. We do not have much extra money fo... See more
What are the safest plants or shrubs, to plant in my chicken run to add some greenery? Without fear of poisoning my birds or then eating the plant? I want to add some... See more
I have an 18 ft round poly group pool, it is the pro series and the liner is stronger then the intex. I have been told by people even in the north to lower water leve... See more
See in magazines all time gardens featuring paths that meander without weeds & remain that way throughout the season---sometimes, have white powder, or crushed, smoot... See more
Neighbour has changed elevation between our houses with gravel,soil,stones etc and now I have water in my basement after heavy rain etc. He also has a downspout that ... See more