Transform your porch by installing a complementary railing in just seven simple steps.
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Learn how to identify and prevent the top pests and diseases that may be harming your lawn.
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Create a cozy space for outdoor entertaining with a stone fire pit.
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A fire pit can add ambiance to a cool outdoor evening, and you can get one for less than you think.
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Create a level lawn and prevent future problems with this step-by-step landscaping guide to remove bumps and hollows.
Add portable green space to your patio using galvanized metal trash cans and casters.
Landscape architect Katharine Webster discusses how she designs a front yard to showcase art.
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Add a wood-fire pizza oven to your outdoor kitchen. Learn how to create the base and install it with our step-by-step DIY guide.
Easy to build and inexpensive, this daybed will provide the perfect spot to read or nap in your backyard retreat.
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Spruce up your porch or patio by personalizing an ordinary Adirondack chair with letters or numbers.
Transform a basic drop cloth into a one-of-a-kind outdoor area rug with these simple steps.
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