Just moved into a new home. There was a huge thorny bush dragon devouring the mailbox. I slayed the dragon but it is trying to rise up again. How can I make sure it's... See more
Hey all - We have recently bought a condo and plan to innovate new ideas for my new condo. My first step is to design a patio in my backyard surrounded by the pool. W... See more
We bought the house two years ago knowing we had this drain in our yard. The previous owner had two toddlers so we figured it must not be that big of a deal. We use o... See more
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
What's the quickest, most cost effective way to enhance you landscaping in the front of your house.
Hello there! I have a lawn which I can't keep mowed anymore. Does anyone have any ideas as to how I could create a nice garden without a lawn? Thank you!
I dug up low-lying, spreading azaleas in front of my front door and translated them in the side yard. Their had been 3 tiers there for many years, made from landscape... See more
I have 2 trees out front in a circular block location about 4 ft in diameter. I am looking for something colorful that stays low and is a perennial. I would appreciat... See more
I purchased a resale home on a lot that was originally part of a road allowance. I didn’t realize that the stone on the side of the lot was 5” deep. I got an esti... See more
Trying to find the most cost effective way to do a sizable area in pavers along with an above ground fire pit?
I can't afford to replace this ugly awning so I have to make do with what I have. Someone also stuck that cute little arbor in that corner and cemented it in place. N... 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?
We are getting ready to move into a newly built home. To help save on costs we are planning to landscape the front yard ourselves. I do love perennials and we live zo... See more
We bought our First home & cant afford a contractor
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
I need some ideas for what we can do to make the front of our house more inviting..not wanting to spend a ton of money!
We have three large, messy Florida oak trees at the front of the yard that are required by the HOA. They are sucking the life out,of the THIRD lawn resod we have don... See more
Hi DIY family... I am installing a wood fence in my yard. What is the best way to ensure the post line up in a slope yard?
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
20'x50' grass and side flower beds to gravel paths meandering around paver edged tree and plant groupings
Flowers bed has red dirt all over. The bushes died but rose Bush lives.
I just bought a new home, and there are plants n, shrubs but the soil? I want to replant & make the yard mine, should I remove the topsoil & add new?