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How to Build a Life-Sized Gingerbread Playhouse Nov 18, 2019

The only thing better than crafting a gingerbread house with your kids is building a gingerbread house for your kids.

How to Build a Unique Outdoor Privacy Wall Oct 7, 2019

Need a reprieve from those nosy neighbors? Our unique take on the traditional privacy fence will have you relaxing in peace in no …

How to Build a Pergola Oct 7, 2019

Turn your backyard into an oasis and provide much-needed shade with this stylish outdoor structure.

How to Fix a Fence Post That Is Leaning Oct 7, 2019

Whether it’s from age or from environmental factors like erosion or heavy rains, any fence can fall victim to leaning posts. Here’ …

How to Improve Yard Drainage Oct 7, 2019

Poor yard drainage is more than just a nuisance. Standing water can destroy your lawn, invite pests and even jeopardize your home. …

How Many Bags of Concrete for a Fence Post? Oct 7, 2019

Knowing how deep your fence post needs to be set is key to answering the question. Learn how to set a post and figure out how much …

Do I Need a Permit to Build a Fence? Oct 7, 2019

If you’re thinking about building a new fence or making large-scale repairs to an old one, you may or may not need a permit. Here’ …

DIY Paver Edging That Makes Mowing a Breeze Sep 26, 2019

Give your yard a professionally landscaped look (and make it much easier to mow) in just a few hours with clean, well-defined edgi …

How to Use Water Features to Attract Birds to Your Yard Sep 26, 2019

See how a rocket engineer attracts birds by setting up proper habitats that include the gurgling sound of moving water.

How Deep Should I Dig Fence Posts? Sep 19, 2019

Knowing how deep your fence post needs to be is determined by the desired height of your fence. Here’s our breakdown of how to mak …

How to Remove Snow From a Driveway Without a Shovel Aug 2, 2019

Speed up the melting of snow and ice on your driveway with these tips.

Do I Need a Fence Around My Above-Ground Pool? Dec 11, 2019

By: John Riha

Safety should be a primary concern of every pool owner.

Turn Old Windows Into a Gorgeous Garden Greenhouse Aug 1, 2019

Not sure what to do with those salvaged windows? Try this charming DIY.

Easy-to-Make Zesty Lemon Wreath May 16, 2019

Add a little zest to your front door this summer with a vibrant, citrusy wreath. Because when life gives you lemons, craft them in …

10 Things to Know Before You Build a Pond Oct 2, 2019

Thinking about adding a water feature to your yard? Here’s what you need to know before breaking ground.

Take Our Crash Course on Lawn Fertilizing Basics Apr 18, 2019

Not all lawns are the same. Find out what's best for your grass so you can get on the fast track to a lush lawn with an easy-does- …

Budget-Friendly DIY Outdoor Privacy Screen Apr 2, 2019

Whether you need privacy from the neighbors or your view is less-than-stunning, this garden screen made from shower curtains and b …

Healthy Eating: 5 Eco-Friendly Birdfeeders Apr 4, 2019

Reduce, reuse and recycle your way to bird-feeding bliss.

5 Small-Space Greenhouses Feb 1, 2019

Start your garden regardless of the weather with helpful, seed-starting tips.

How to Turn an Old Washing Machine Drum Into a Firepit Nov 28, 2018

Transform what otherwise would be trash into an outdoor treasure. Start with a tossed-out washing machine drum, which you can pick …

Room of the Week: Festive Fall Greetings Sep 18, 2018

Shop our picks to usher in autumn with a foliage-clad front porch.Keep in mind: Price and stock could change after publish date, a …

10 Items You Need for Great She Shed Style Oct 26, 2018

You're the designer when it comes to your private space. Choose a style you love and dive into decorating it.

3 Fall Recipes for Your Backyard Fire Pit Sep 14, 2018

Roast more than marshmallows around the fire this fall.

Create Designer Digs for Your Dog Using an Upcycled Pallet Nov 20, 2019

Here's an easy-to-build doghouse that's not only adorable (check out that rooftop garden!), but it puts a wooden pallet to good us …

Must-Have New Products for Your Deck or Patio Oct 24, 2018

It's all hands on deck when you update your outdoor space.

How to Install an Electric Underground Fence for Pets Nov 20, 2019

Save on installation costs by learning how to run your own "invisible" home fence for the containment and safety of your furry BFF …

Room of the Week: Prize-Worthy Pergola Sep 14, 2018

Peep our picks to create a pretty, pergola-covered patio you'll enjoy year-round.

Kitschy-Cool: How to Craft a Faux Boxwood Flamingo Jul 8, 2019

Add a tropical twist to your front porch or back patio with this crafty flamingo topiary that needs no maintenance to keep its pla …

Make a Midcentury Modern Birdhouse Jun 8, 2018

Attract some chic chicks to your yard with this modern DIY birdhouse complete with living roof.

Outdoor Designs That Won the Hearts of HGTV Fans Sep 14, 2018

The HGTV audience has voted for their favorite outdoor designs from the 2018 Ultimate Outdoor Awards! See why they won over our HG …

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