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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 Jul 26, 2021

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

How to Prune a Tree Jul 26, 2021

Pruning trees doesn't have to be a daunting process. Learn how to safely, quickly and easily prune the trees in your yard.

How to Plant a Tree Jul 23, 2021

To give your new tree a good chance for success, follow these simple planting instructions.

Planting and Growing Spinach Jul 19, 2021

Spinach is a fast-growing, cool-season vegetable that can be harvested in as little as a month after you plant it. Here's what you …

How To Plant and Grow Kale Jul 20, 2021

Kale is the darling of foodies and chefs, who put it in everything from smoothies to stir fries. Planting and growing this superfo …

How to Build an Outdoor Living Wall Jul 19, 2021

Build a beautifully refreshing plant wall to add greenery and privacy to your outdoor space. This outdoor living wall will take yo …

Planting and Growing Cauliflower Jul 19, 2021

Cauliflower thrives in cool temperatures, so it's a good pick for a fall garden. Here's how to grow this superfood in your backyar …

Planting and Growing Eggplant Jul 19, 2021

HGTV shares how to grow eggplant, including tips on planting eggplant, choosing the right variety for your garden and harvesting t …

Are You Using the Right Pots for Your Houseplants? Jul 15, 2021

Choosing the right pot for your plant is not just about looks. Different materials affect your plant's health in a variety of ways …

How to Make an Inexpensive Grow Stand for Indoor Plants and Seedlings Jul 14, 2021

Don’t have a lot of money or outdoor space to start a garden? Combine a few wood crates and some grow lights to get an instant gar …

The Best Mosquito Repellers, Tested by HGTV Editors Jul 14, 2021

Keep annoying mosquitoes at bay all season long with these repellers we tried and loved.

Planting and Growing Beets Jul 14, 2021

If you’re looking for a vegetable that’s a cinch to grow and packed with nutrition, you can’t beat beets.

How to Grow Pumpkins Jul 27, 2021

These autumn favorites are one of gardening’s most fun plants to grow — and they’re really a cinch. Learn how to plant pumpkins an …

How to Plant and Grow Brussels Sprouts Jul 9, 2021

Learn how to plant and grow Brussels sprouts, enjoyed for their tenderness and nutty flavor.

How to Start a Fall Garden Jul 20, 2021

Plant those fall vegetables in the summer to enjoy a haul of fresh produce when the temperatures cool.

How to Plant and Grow Broccoli Jul 9, 2021

Skip the grocery store produce section. Learn how easy it is to plant and grow tender, sweet broccoli in your own garden this seas …

The Best Outdoor String Lights for Every Space Jul 1, 2021


Give your backyard or balcony a glow-up with some of our favorite string lighting ideas and product picks.

How to Get Rid of Roaches Jun 30, 2021

Here's what to do if your home has cockroaches, plus learn how to prevent these bugs from ever coming back.

How to Get Rid of Rats Jun 30, 2021

Here's how to prevent rodents in your home, plus what to do if they've already come to visit.

Flower Fail: Blossoms Aren’t Pretty When Zucchini Won’t Fruit Jun 28, 2021

Having trouble growing zucchini in your garden? Here's one possible reason why you're getting a small yield of this popular summer …

9 Keys to Success for Caring for Happy Houseplants Jul 30, 2021

Learn how to keep your indoor plants looking good with these easy maintenance tips.

25 Things You Can Compost (Some May Surprise You!) Jun 25, 2021

Did you know you can compost hair, dryer lint and nail clippings along with your kitchen scraps? It’s not gross; rather, it helps …

Your Summer Garden Will Thank You for These Walmart Must-Haves Jun 24, 2021


Make the most of the season with these gardening essentials that won't break the bank and will keep your lawn and garden looking f …

The Best Garden Hoses, Tested by HGTV Editors Jul 7, 2021

Learn the basics of garden hoses, and choose the right one for your yard and garden with HGTV editors' top recommendations, from l …

10 Fire Pits You Can Buy for Less Than $400 Jun 22, 2021

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

How to Turn a Galvanized Tub Into a Raised Garden Bed Jun 22, 2021

Turn a simple galvanized metal trough into a beautiful raised planter in just 12 easy steps.

Our Favorite Tabletop Hydroponic Gardening Kit Is on Super Sale for Prime Day Jun 21, 2021

AeroGarden's Harvest, which we've tested and loved, is marked down to the lowest price we've ever seen for Amazon Prime Day. Read …

How to Plant, Grow and Care for a Fig Tree Jun 18, 2021

Big on taste and good looks, fig trees ripen candy-like fruit on a plant packed with textural appeal. Best of all, this edible bea …

Why Are My Tomato Leaves Turning Yellow? Jun 22, 2021

Tomato leaf discoloration can be caused by a number of factors, including nutrient deficiencies, plant diseases and cultural probl …

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