Hi all I have recently bought a new home and planning to innovate new ideas for my new home. My first step is to design a patio in my backyard and surrounding it with... See more
Circle patch in my backyard where previous owners had planted brushes/ trees that have been cut down to their stumps. Stumps are sticking out of ground. There are alo... See more
My neighbors built this ugly backwards fence.. How can I hide it with out having to build my own fence..? or move all my plants. I put up a little cover to hide the c... See more
I have a well pump in my front yard that desperately needs to be covered/hidden. I live in the country so I'm looking for a country theme. I've thought about a wishin... See more
Which is better for your flower gardens--mulch or pine straw?
We're looking into the SimTex vinyl privacy fence that is sold at Home Depot. Anyone know anything about SimTex? Thanks!
It is surrounded by mature cherry trees and planted with mostly male skimmia, and spindly 20 yr old roses, rhododrendrons, hydrangeaand a small dogwood and some sweet... See more
Would like to not have to cut grass in between block and border.
what are the fastest growing low maintenance trees or shrubs. Would like them to grow to 5-6ft.
I live in the woods, we have a decent yard we keep maintained. The woods in the back have vines, trees, weeds, etc that are constant work to keep cut back. They keep ... See more
One corner of the back yard is shaded and nothing grows there. We're wondering whether to add patio stones and make a little sitting area, and we're open to any other... See more
I need some ideas of what to do with this area next to the pool. Also along the fence line. Out dogs like to bark and scratch with the neighbor dog on this fence li... See more
What are the most important details that I should be concerned with it’s in a natural mountain setting over the lake should I add extra floral or keep it natural is... See more
When we put an addition on the barn, the builder left the foundation sand as is and dumped crushed asphalt (which was not crushed well at all leaving large rocks and ... See more
Ive been reading your post and I'm looking to do a dry river bed, so far I have not seen anything. Any help would be helpful.
I have an L shape area which I have removed the grass, due to it being in an awkward position to mow and whipper snip, which I would like to create a seating area. I ... See more
I saw a post this week for a gravel walkway with pavers The walkway had cut glass I think. I cannot find it. Can you suggest where to find it?
I’m in a warm climate, would love to grow vegetables and fruit for the family. I have a large backyard. Just not sure where to start since we are all busy. Any lowc... See more
It seems like most of what I plant rots because of the clay.
the ground in my back yard is very soft, feels like you could almost sink