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Different Types of Compost Bins Sep 21, 2021

Learn about the many options for wood or plastic compost bins that are easy to assemble and use in your garden.

5 Ideas for More Sustainable Flower Arranging Sep 20, 2021

From bouquets to centerpieces, florals bring nature into our everyday lives and once-in-a-lifetime celebrations. Make sure your fl …

How to Decorate Your Front Porch for Fall Sep 16, 2021

Fall in love with fall all over again with these perfect porch decor ideas.

Daisy Flower: Types of Daisies Sep 20, 2021

Discover the grace, beauty and versatility of the daisy family. Learn about types of daisies you can grow and how to use them in y …

How to Brew Compost Tea Sep 15, 2021

Follow these simple step-by-step instructions to make your own compost tea, ideal for nourishing plants.

No Mums? No Problem! Pot Up This Fall Planter, Instead Sep 15, 2021

Have your summer planters sizzled out but it's too early for mums — or you want to try a different look this year? We've got you! …

Try This Savory Vegetable Soup Recipe for a Healthy Meal Sep 13, 2021

With its mix of great flavor, vegetables and legumes, this hearty and healthy clean soup is satisfying and easy go-to comfort food …

Everything You Need to Create a Cozy Backyard This Fall Sep 10, 2021

You don't have to head indoors as the temperatures drop. Keep your outdoor space warm and cozy with these essentials, and enjoy wa …

25 Garden Tools and Essentials for Year-Round Care Sep 9, 2021

When you're ready to grow, use our shopping list to find great garden tools, gear and more.

10 Best Welcome Signs for Your Front Porch Sep 8, 2021

Greet friends and family at your front door with a sign that invites them into your home in style.

The Best Tools for Picking Up Leaves in Your Yard Sep 8, 2021

Spend more time with family and less time raking leaves with these efficient tools that make leaf cleanup a breeze.

How to Get Rid of Moths Sep 8, 2021

Remove and prevent pantry moths and clothing moths from your home with these simple, effective techniques.

10 Chimineas to Warm Up Your Outdoor Space Sep 9, 2021

From midcentury modern to Southwestern, these outdoor chimineas are stylish and ready for making s'mores.

How to Pack Plants for Moving Sep 1, 2021

Hilton Carter shares tips on how to safely pack your houseplants for the big move in Wild Creations: Inspiring Projects to Create …

The Best Leaf Blowers for Every Budget Sep 8, 2021

Keep your yard and walkways clean and clear with these top-rated tools.

How to Plant and Grow Marigold Flowers Sep 2, 2021

Easy-to-grow marigolds add bright yellow, gold, orange and creamy-white color to gardens and containers from spring into fall.

Planting and Growing Arugula Sep 1, 2021

Make some room in your vegetable garden for planting arugula — a flavorful green that's easy to grow in cool season gardens.

How to Get Rid of Silverfish Aug 28, 2021

Find and eliminate sneaky little silverfish in your home, basement or office.

Grow an Olive Tree Aug 26, 2021

Grow an olive tree indoors and let it take summer vacations outdoors. If your climate is warm, you can even plant it in your garde …

Planting and Growing Joe Pye Weed Aug 25, 2021

Forget the "weed" in this plant's name. Joe Pye weed is actually a wildflower that invites lots of lovely butterflies to your gard …

How to Plant, Grow and Care for Cosmos Flowers Aug 16, 2021

Cosmos produce lots of bright blooms and are easy to grow — what's not to love? Learn how to grow these forgiving flowers in your …

How to Make Garden Stepping Stones From Giant Leaves Sep 2, 2021

Got big elephant ears? Use them to make a garden pathway. We used large leaves such as hosta, elephant ear, sunflower or rhubarb t …

10 Fire Pits You Can Buy for Less Than $350 Aug 23, 2021

Warm up your outdoor space with one of these budget-friendly fire pits you can buy online.

The Best Canning Essentials for Preserving Produce Aug 12, 2021

Don't go another year without preserving your summer bounty. These can't-miss canning essentials are all you need to guarantee goo …

Planting and Growing Cabbage Aug 10, 2021

Cabbage is a classic vegetable that's been a staple in human diets for millennia. Learn how to grow cabbage in your garden.

Planting and Growing Turnips Aug 11, 2021

Turnips are easy to grow and so delicious. Learn how to plant and grow this versatile vegetable.

Planting and Growing Radishes Aug 9, 2021

Plan on growing radishes in spring and fall. Slice them into salads for a peppery punch, roast them to caramelize their flavors or …

The Best Tabletop Fire Pits for Fall & Beyond Aug 16, 2021

Cozy up your living room, back deck and more with our favorite tabletop fire pits.

How to Build a Bike Shed Jul 30, 2021

Learn how to build an outdoor gazebo to store bikes, outdoor equipment or just make it a place to relax in the shade.

How to Plant, Grow and Care for Poppy Flowers Aug 4, 2021

An iconic flower, there are actually several types of poppies. Get expert tips and advice for growing and harvesting them all.

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