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16 Ways to Get More From Your Small Backyard
"awkward yard a real destination with these design tricks from the pros... great small yard ideas. We have invested a lot in our own small St. Louis backyard... such a small yard. Great ideas and advice. Lots of great ideas but these are more patios... patios than yards. These back yards are HUGE compared to mine. :) I thought several of... for a small yard/patio/courtyard. # 12 looks like a REALLY UNSAFE idea for kids..."
10 Ways to Make Your Small Garden Feel Bigger
"turn your small yard into a green and inviting oasis... Small, shaded, lacking in privacy, surrounded by high walls – if that sounds like... to make small spaces feel much larger and more welcoming.... make a small garden feel wider, use the same paving material right across the space... in a small space, but in this courtyard garden climbers beautify the walls with... plants in a small garden makes it feel spacious and uncluttered. The decking timber above..."
6 Ways to Grow Edibles in Small Places
No big backyard? Join in the grow-your-own fun with these small-space ideas for planting vegetables, fruits and herbs
"these small-space ideas for planting vegetables, fruits and herbs... edibles in small spaces. The first step is to take a good look at your space and assess... something that small spaces sometimes lack. However, there are some crops that thrive in... well as a small yard near the beach, so a friend built a raised bed for us, including... g our yard,which gives us the options of keeping tall plants tied up.We also use..."
If You Have Room for Only One Fruit Tree ...
Juice up a small garden with one of these easier-care or worth-the-effort fruit trees for a mild climate
"up a small garden with one of these easier-care or worth-the-effort fruit trees... in my yard when it was ready. It bore a ton of perfect figs last summer/fall, but... border of a small city lot in Minnesota. Requires regular pruning, especially in Spring... Have a small lemon tree growing in a large clay pot (with drainage) that spends the... in the yard Comes indoors in the fall by a window with full southern light. Enjoyed..."
Patio-Perfect Berry Bushes Like You’ve Never Seen
Small enough for pots but offering abundant fruit, these remarkable bred berries are a boon for gardeners short on space
"Small enough for pots but offering abundant fruit, these remarkable bred berries... and the yard is well-landscaped with mature trees. Sigrid- Blueberries pollinate each... other small soft fruits. Would love to try these if I can find them in southern Manitoba-... may be small in size but it’s big in attitude, yielding plenty of plump berries. Even... clusters of small, very dark blue fruit; the flavor is said to be reminiscent of wild berries..."
12 Ways to Prep the Porch for Summer
"Small Floor-to-Ceiling Projects for Your Front-Yard Perch... it on a small piece of wicker. I am going to stain all my outdated natural looking... The small piece turned out so good. Im going to be busy for a couple of weeks.... added a small 10' x 12' porch at our entry. Last weekend we started sprucing it up... add a small ceiling fan to help blow the 'squitos away. It's not the wrap around..."
The 3 Top Ways to Light Up Your Landscape
Whether you're lighting a small side garden or a wide swath of yard, you'll be in the dark without understanding these essential elements
"lighting a small side garden or a wide swath of yard, you'll be in the dark without u... front yard, for instance, you're going to need to use stronger landscape lighting... at your yard and consider where you'd like to eliminate dark corners — places where... prison-yard levels of illumination. Path lights, subtle style. Path lights are small... of the small deciduous trees in the midground make them ideal targets for landscape..."
Unexpected Edible Gardens
"thrive in small container gardens. Typical walkway, backyard, front yard and container... fresh small vegetables, herbs and/or flowers all year. A less expensive or DIY option... option for small indoor spaces (urban dwellers) can be found at windowfarms.org. When... ite a small space--so i just love it when passersby ooh and aah as they see all the... front yard in Provincetown, Massachusetts mixes perennials, annuals, cutting flowers..."
Experiments Aplenty Fill Vancouver Edible Garden
Lush and brimming with test landscape plantings, a Canadian garden appeals to the eye and the palate
Grow a Kitchen Garden in 16 Square Feet
"great in a small space. i've had success with Sweet 100s. There are so many other things... Girl' is a small salad tomato, so it's easy to mistake it for a cherry tomato. Those... leaves as small as several inches tall. After a couple of months, you can pick mature... from a small space. It’s fun to grow a tomato there, although space constraints mean..."
DIY: How to Make Backyard Hanging Shelves
See Chelsea Flower Show Ideas Flourishing in a Real Backyard
"everyday yards? The proof is in the plantings... in my small garden, these trends and fashions from over the years can be found woven... a such small space. I like the idea of pillow-cut topiaries! I hope you post a photo... and side yard. they all need reshaping. Very timely ideabook! I read it yesterday while... with 50 small buxus which I planted into two large pots (48" square). I'm going to... have a small area off my kitchen. I certainly understand what you mean about small..."
Kitchen of the Week: Salvage Meets High End in Vancouver
Reclaimed fir floors and a salvage-yard gate cozy up to choice appliances in a warm and sophisticated Canadian kitchen
11 Inspiring Vertical Gardens
Downsizing Help: Think ‘Double Duty’ for Small Spaces
Put your rooms and furnishings to work in multiple ways to get the most out of your downsized spaces
"gorgeous yard ended up looking like the set of an apocalyptic movie. In the tiny bungalow... living small (and as tenants, not homeowners). Our friends, who are still digging... to live small and efficiently. Looking forward to see more "small living articles"... show case small living space. The first photo of the entryway shows two small lamps taking... live in a small bungalow and the living room and dining room are in the same small 12..."