Can Soil Go Bad?
White, fuzzy growths can appear at the base of your plant seemingly overnight. Salvage your houseplant and prevent moldy soil...
11 Shrubs You’ll Regret Planting
Some are garden thugs, others are maintenance hogs or one-hit wonders. Don't bother planting these shrubs.
10 Perennials You Should Cut Back Every Fall (And 5 to Let Be)
Winterizing your garden includes trimming back some perennials and leaving others until spring. Our experts tell you what to do...
How To Winterize a Pressure Washer
Own a pressure washer that needs to be put to bed for winter? Follow this detailed guide on how to...
How To Remove Black Ice from Driveways and Sidewalks
What is black ice? A layer of nearly invisible ice that makes sidewalks and driveways extremely dangerous. Here's how to...
How Long Do Pumpkins Last?
Fall is here, and everyone's asking, "How long do pumpkins last?" Here's everything you need to know about pumpkin picking,...
How To Stripe a Lawn, According to a Stadium Groundskeeper
Stripe a lawn like a pro. Create your own field of dreams and make a big-league impression with these professional...
Here’s What It Means If You See White Fungus Balls in Soil
They pop up seemingly out of nowhere, but should you be concerned? We've got the scoop on those little white...
12 Dangerous Pool Mistakes
Nothing says summer like a day spent splashing in the pool— but the average swimming pool can be more dangerous...
Guide To Greenhouse Gardening
Greenhouse gardening involves a lot more than just building a shed and putting plants in it. Read on for an...
9 DIY Mini Greenhouse Ideas
These creative DIY mini greenhouse ideas keep your plants happy while adding beautiful decor to your indoor or outdoor space.
15 Things to Look for When Buying Land
Owning a piece of land and getting away from it all sounds great, but you have some homework to do...
Vinyl vs. Wood Fence: What’s the Difference?
If you're on the fence between vinyl vs. wood fencing, this guide will help you break down the pros, cons...
8 Decorative Rain Barrels
Rain barrels can be functional and attractive. Here's a collection of decorative rain barrels for you to choose from.
Stay Shady with This Family Handyman Approved Sun Shirt
Have some fun in the sun wearing this Family Handyman Approved work shirt with built-in UV protection.
The Lixada Blocklight Is a Small Flashlight with Lots of Power
Let there be light with you everywhere you go with these super-compact and affordable Family Handyman approved flashlights.
10 Rabbit Repellant Plants
If you struggle to keep rabbits from eating your flowers and vegetables, try growing plants they won't eat.
10 Best Wall Planters
Branch out and show off your prettiest plants with cream-of-the-crop wall planters.
How to Build a Simple Gardening Bench
Build this lovely and functional garden bench in half a day. Here's how.
Plants That Support Pollinators’ Full Life Cycle
Pretty flowers are only part of what pollinators need. Here are some native plants that help pollinators thrive in your...
This Amazing Family Handyman Approved Log Splitter Is All It’s Cracked Up to Be and More!
Take a swing at this clever, well-made and easy to use Family Handyman Approved log splitter.
3 Safety Tips If You See a Snake Near Your Camp
Coming into contact with wildlife is something you can expect while camping. These three tips can help keep you safe...