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Solo Stove's Bonfire Is the Perfect Smokeless, Portable Fire Pit for Backyards Apr 8, 2021

If you're in the market for a fire pit, this one checks all the boxes.

The Best Outdoor String Lights for Every Space Apr 7, 2021


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

Best Companion Plants for Cucumbers Apr 7, 2021

Discover companion planting techniques to boost your crop of cucumbers and avoid common pests like cucumber beetles and squash bug …

Companion Planting for Onions Apr 6, 2021

Onions are easy to grow and so ueful in the kitchen. Learn what other vegetables and herbs grow well with onions in the garden.

Companion Plants for Carrots Apr 5, 2021

Carrots are one of the trickiest, but most rewarding, vegetables to grow at home. Try companion planting techniques for a more suc …

Companion Plants for Beets Apr 8, 2021

Beets are relatively easy to grow but they can benefit from being planted before and after certain other garden crops.

12 Best Outdoor Sectionals Under $600 Apr 1, 2021

Deck out your deck with one of these lounge-worthy outdoor sectionals that won't break the bank.

The Best Outdoor Playsets for Toddlers and Kids Apr 1, 2021


Keep little ones busy and active with these backyard playsets for kids of all ages.

24 Stylish Curtains You Can Get on Sale This Week Mar 31, 2021

Transform your space (without breaking the bank!) by snagging a set of adorable and affordable window treatments while they last.

12 Pretty + Practical Vertical Garden Planters Mar 30, 2021

Take your gardening to new heights — literally — with these vertical garden planters and boxes.

Companion Planting for Broccoli Mar 29, 2021

This cool-season crop attracts just as many gardeners as it does pests. Learn some companion planting techniques to ease the pest …

Companion Planting for Potatoes Mar 25, 2021

Discover best garden companions for potatoes, from beans to barley, plus get potato planting and growing tips.

The Best Swing Sets for Every Backyard + Budget Mar 25, 2021

Swap screen time for swing time this summer with our favorite swing sets for kids.

8 Best Outdoor Patio Umbrellas for Your Backyard Mar 23, 2021


Shop our shady patio umbrella picks, and get your outdoor space ready for warm weather.

15 Best Outdoor Rocking Chairs Under $400 Mar 23, 2021


Shop our favorite outdoor rocking chairs that make porch lounging even more soothing.

12 Beautiful Outdoor Storage Benches Under $200 Mar 22, 2021

Because we could all use a few more hiding spots for our backyard gear.

Companion Planting for Tomatoes Mar 22, 2021

Learn what companion plants to grow alongside your tomatoes to improve tomato plants' health and boost your harvest.

10 Best Hammocks to Help You Enjoy Some R&R at Home Mar 22, 2021

Spring is in full swing! Make sure you get a little "me time" with any of these popular hammocks.

40+ Stylish Outdoor Chaise Lounges for Every Budget Apr 3, 2021

Turn your outdoor space into a resort-style oasis with one iconic chair.

Make a Style Statement With Ballard Designs' Spring Sale Mar 18, 2021

Add a special touch to your patio or deck with beautiful outdoor decor and more on sale at Ballard Designs right now.

15 Beautiful Indoor Rugs You Can Use Outside, Too Mar 17, 2021

The only thing better than an eye-catching rug is one that you can use in multiple locations.

15 Outdoor Dining Sets Under $500 That You Can Buy Online Mar 12, 2021

Sink your teeth into these stylish outdoor dining sets without breaking your budget in the process.

22 Spring Doormats to Welcome the New Season Mar 9, 2021

Celebrate warmer temps with these adorable outdoor mats.

10 Budget-Friendly Buys You Didn't Know You Needed for Your Garden Mar 8, 2021

Upgrade your outdoor space with these beautiful and functional finds under $50.

Make a Splash: Beautiful Birdbaths for Every Style Mar 5, 2021

Feathered friends will flock to these eye-catching birdbath designs.

20 Stylish Outdoor Rugs on Sale Right Now Mar 3, 2021

Put the finishing touches on your patio, just in time for warm weather and sun, with an outdoor rug that's affordable and on-trend …

12 Best Indoor + Outdoor Plant Stands for Every Style Mar 2, 2021

Elevate your botanical display with these fresh-picked plant stands.

35 Best Bird Feeders and Accessories for Your Yard Feb 24, 2021

Want to attract pollinating birds to your yard and garden? Check out our recommendations for the best bird feeders, including wind …

12 Best Outdoor Privacy Screens for Every Style + Budget Feb 23, 2021

Because your backyard should be a judgment-free zone.

The Best Pergolas and Gazebos for Every Backyard Feb 19, 2021

Create a shady outdoor oasis with these stylish pergolas and gazebos.