I am handicapped so gravel or stones is out, it would cost a fortune to hire someone to put down pavers, any ideas?
I am trying to find a way to connect my gate to my brick house without the weight of it pulling the 4x4 out of the house
A few years ago, I built me a wooden gate (see pictures), and on one side, the gate was connected to a 4x4 that was connected to the side of my brick house. I used ce... 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
I have premium brown mulch that I want to put on the soil below my tomatoes, any tips, ideas or anything I need to know before I do it?Edit: Do I need to replace it a... See more
I am 80 yrs old and would like for DIY to do a make over in my. Back yard. I have a large back yard and would love to have some way to cook out side. Can you help me... See more
Six months after we purchased our home, we flooded four times in a month because of torrential, unrelenting rain. We are not in a flood zone or anything. Our basement... See more
Half of it is enclosed with metal siding. It's not all the way closed off. I would love to transform the shed into a (weatherproof) craft room / she-shed and open hal... See more
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
We bought a cape that had terrible plantings in the beds in front of the house. We removed everything and now have a blank canvas to start fresh but we have no idea w... See more
My yard looks terrible, I can't get grass to grow and I need a walkway to my ramp. Please help.
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
this is the front of our house....what .....you see when you drive by. how do i embellish it with color? thank you
Been buying mulch for yrs. What else is out there that won't cost a fortune any ideas thanks
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
I put down 2” log slices to be used as a walkway but they are not staying in place. They are on top of rock and now, they are slightly down with spray rubber adhesi... See more
The quality of the soil is poor and the shade is dense.
We have new neighbours in the back ~ they put in an above-ground pool, built a deck around it ~ they had a crowd there e.v.e.r.y. weekend last summer ~ we weren't abl... See more
My husband and I just moved to Iowa, and have no idea what types of plants to use in outdoor planters or when to plant them. Ideas, please?