DIY Laundry Basket Strawberry Planter
My little girls love strawberries, in fact the whole family does. Every season we always make sure that we have some growing and try to [...]
Turn Storage Containers into Self Watering Tomato Planters
If you'd like to have delicious home-grown tomatoes but lack a garden to grow them in, you'll definitely want to check out this ingenious and inexpensive self-watering system.
How Much to Plant Per Person in the Vegetable Garden for a Year’s Worth of Food
If you find yourself struggling to try to figure out how much to plant per person in the garden for a year's worth of food - look no further.
How to Stop Water that Runs Off Your Neighbor’s Property from Pooling in Your Yard
Water from an uphill neighbor can drain towards and puddle next to your home. Whether the water is coming from a single location or along the length of the neighboring property installing an…
How to Grow Vanilla Beans: Vanilla Bean Plant Info
Love the intoxicating scent of vanilla beans and want to learn how to grow vanilla beans? You've come to the right place! The Vanilla bean plant, Vanilla planifolia, is a climbing orchid that is native to Mexico and is actually the only member of the orchid family that is edible. These vines can grow as big as 300 feet, but, when grown in a smaller space, can be managed to about 20 feet. For the vine to flower, it does need to be at least 10 feet in length, which will take about 5-6 years…
Big Ideas for Your Landscape
Looking to solve a slope, add privacy, or create a better backyard for entertaining friends and family? Check out our landscape-design plans for plenty of clever, creative ideas.