Helping you plan your home improvement project, from start to finish

  • Make Your Shed A Backyard Focal Point

    You can easily make your shed into a feature that pops in your backyard. From giving it a fresh new coat of paint to adding some wall art, you can give your shed a fresh look to make it the backyard focal point you’ve always wanted. Here’s how.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 12, 2018
  • How To Plant Succulents Outside

    Succulents are the hot item to have both inside and outside. If you’re planning your garden this year, you’ll want to be sure to add a few succulents where you can. Here’s your guide on how to plant succulents outside.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 8, 2018
  • Improve Your Home Garden: Beginner's Guide To Earthworms

    Gardeners wishing to grow beautiful flowers or lush vegetables need helpful creatures burrowing in their soil.

    By Andrea Davis Mar 7, 2018
  • Why It's Important to Practice Natural Lawn Care

    A lush, green lawn is a valuable asset and many homeowners go to great lengths to keep their home turf in tip-top shape.

    By Andrea Davis Mar 7, 2018
  • Backyard Fireplace Ideas To Warm Up

    A backyard fireplace is sure to create a more welcoming yard. Dreaming of a warm, cozy fire to relax by? Here are a few backyard fireplace ideas to inspire your project.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Oct 23, 2017
  • 8 Halloween Decoration Ideas For Your Yard

    Halloween décor in the yard will take center stage as costumed guests arrive. If you want to create a boo-tiful look in your yard, here are a few spooky Halloween decorating ideas.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Oct 16, 2017
  • Video: What Does A Landscaper Do?

    From planting fresh flowers to maintaining your lawn, a landscaper can work wonders in your yard. But, when should you hire one?

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 23, 2017
  • Gardening Tools Every Homeowner Needs

    Whether you love it or hate it, as a homeowner, you’ll have to do some gardening a few times a year. To help, here are gardening tools you’ll need to keep on hand for large or small gardening projects.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 3, 2017
  • Video: What’s The Difference Between a Landscape Architect & Landscape Designer?

    Though they may sound similar, a landscape architect and designer have very different jobs. See who you need to hire for your next landscaping project.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 2, 2017
  • How To Control Pests In Your Garden

    Insects are naturally attracted to gardens of all kinds but tend to thrive on plants in fruit and vegetable gardens. Eliminating them can be a tricky since finding what works is a lot of trial and error. However, here are a few solutions for you to get started.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jul 30, 2017
  • Gazebo Styles For Your Backyard

    Because they come in many shapes and sizes, a new gazebo can be just what your backyard needs. Not only is it a beautiful decorative element, but it’s also functional. You can find the right style for your yard with these gazebo ideas.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 28, 2017
  • Backyard Safety For Your Pets

    Take the time to create a secure and safe environment for your beloved pets. For dog and cat owners alike, homeowners should be aware of the potential dangers in their yard. If you’re ready to create a safer yard for all, see a few helpful backyard safety tips.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 19, 2017