Affordable Garden Path Ideas
Beautiful (and affordable) DIY garden paths that you can build in a weekend, without breaking the bank or your back, to spruce up your yard. Here are our favorite walkway ideas for your landscape.
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.
How to Build a Simple Gardening Bench
Build this lovely and functional garden bench in half a day. Here's how.
7 Ways To Use Vinegar In the Garden — Or Not
Gardening pros say that despite oodles of online claims to the contrary, vinegar is not all that effective or useful...
13 Best Mulch Tips and Tricks
From hauling mulch to picking the right type for your garden, this collection of tips and tricks will improve your...
8 Best Stand Up Weed Pullers
Weeding is back-breaking and time-consuming. A gardening expert gave us advice about stand up weed pullers. Here's what we learned.
Buyer’s Guide to Garden Spades
A garden spade is the go-to tool for many yard and garden tasks. But what makes one garden spade different...
Here’s Why You Should Grow Lemon Trees in Your House During Winter
Cheerful and fragrant lemon trees can bring a little sunshine into your home, even during the chilliest days of winter.
9 Inspiring Garden Décor Ideas
Garden design goes beyond the plants. Try some of these garden décor ideas for an original outdoor space.
Do Substratum Soil and Bedrock Affect My Garden?
Depending on the depth of your soil, these low-lying strata can impact the success of your garden and lawn.
The Worst Poisonous and Invasive Plants for Your Yard
Some plants may look pretty, but they're actually irritating to the skin or even poisonous. Avoid these toxic and invasive...
What To Do if You Have Clay Garden Soil
Home gardeners often regard clay soil with dread. But clay soil can be beneficial to your garden — if you...
What Is Clay Soil?
Everyone's heard of clay soil, but do you really know what it is? If your garden beds are clay, here's...
9 Vegetables To Plant in Winter
For much of the U.S., there's no need to shut down the garden once winter rolls in. Here's what to...
Homeowner’s Guide To Garden Soil Treatment for the Winter
In winter, your garden can still be working, creating rich beds for spring planting. From compost to cover crops, here...
What Is Subsoil and How Does It Help a Garden?
Learn about subsoil's role in your garden's success and how to make it healthier.
9 Adaptive Tools To Make Gardening With Disabilities Easier
Gardening can be relaxing and therapeutic. These adaptive gardening tools help those with limitations enjoy their time in the garden.
This Is Why You Should Grow a Firethorn Bush
Plant a firethorn bush in your backyard to welcome birds and bees while providing year-round beauty. This shrub features...
If Your Plant Leaves Have Brown Tips, This is What it Means
Noticing brown tips on leaves of your indoor plants? Solve the problem with proper watering and fertilizing tips from a...
Gardener’s Guide To Soil Horizons
From topsoil to bedrock, soil horizons are like a textbook for determining your soil's health and how to optimize it...