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 recognized my neighbor is at a higher elevation and a sizable amount of dirt was coming from under fence onto my property. In a heavy rain it could be bad. My air ... See more
Fence Posts - What are your thoughts on using gravel, concrete, dirt or some combo to put in fence posts?
We've just finished installing our first three panels of our first phase of our fence project. We decided to put a couple inches of gravel in followed by fast setting... 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!
HI all! I just bot my 1st house + it's a blank canvas, I love it! I'm working on adding flowers/plants. I have added (in containers for now) roses, azaleas + a few v... See more
I have a 4by 6 area for my dogs to go do their thing . I need to stop the mud many suggestions
I got this as a gift and would like to decorate a surrounding to make it look like one in the 1980s. I'll love to have some rocks or bricks, and plants. Maybe a small... See more
I was told I didn't need a trellis - that the ivy would just cling to the fence but I'm finding that's not the case. Not yet at least. I've been able to "place" the... See more
This home in Florida has a wrought iron gate leading into the first part of the alley and then a screen door leads into a continuation of the alley that is fully scre... See more
We’re selling soon and need low maintenance ideas for controlling rain water and areas where grass won’t grow under the huge tree.
I have a doggie potty area that my dogs can use 24/7 by using doggie door. The artificial grass is over 10 years old and I've decided to replace it. What do I need to... See more
I want to make the side of my house more appealing. The biggest problem here is that when it rains the water washes away mulch, etc. French drains were installed over... See more
Any ideas what we might plant in our full sun central Florida front yard? We are too old to be cutting grass anymore. Thanks in advance. Mike Lubman zadie0042@yahoo.... See more
We just bought the middle unit of a 4-plex in January. Now that the rainy season is here the paving stone patio area in the back is sinking. My backyard is totally fe... See more
I want to put two timber posts on the outside of my fence and then attach a heavy chain link to the two posts to hang plants and wind chimes from them.
My cement driveway stops about 7 or 8 ft short of the road. There was gravel there, but most of it has washed away and weeds are growing up there. Someone suggested... See more
We have purchased this house and will move in soon! However, I have a little problem. As you can see by the photo, directly below the window there is a short piece of... See more
We had a severe flood in 2007 and my backyard is always muddy unless we have 80 or 90 degree days with wind
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
where would be a good spot ( sun or shade ) . what would be good for a starter pond for a beginner
Huge backyard, trying to beautify. Hal’s we use gravel? Which are other options that are long lasting and cost effective?
We have 7 cinder block columns (15” x 5’) on the front of our property and would like to cover them in something more eye catching. We are considering faux panels... See more