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How to Farm Your Parking Strip
"hired Lau to transform his massive plot from hell strip to edible heaven. Though hours... likely to see Swiss chard or lettuce growing in parking strips than grass. “All over... strip due to its notoriously inhospitable growing conditions, has become a favorite spot... wanting to farm their yards. Tom Richardson already was growing edibles in his Seattle... attention to a 10- by 100-foot parking strip in front of his house. Other neighbors on..."
17 Ways to Increase Your Home's Curb Appeal
The word on the street? Homes with appealing front views can sell faster, lift moods and convey a warm welcome
"thing to come home to each day. From front doors, house numbers and porch furnishings... planning to sell your home anytime soon, a fresh and welcoming exterior is a wonderful... furnishings to color schemes, landscaping and basic repairs, this smorgasbord of ideas... suggestions on where to shop? House is modern but I may consider buying an old antique if... flowers to brighten it up and using mulch in a contrast or matching color to your other..."
How to Pick the Right Floor for Your Garden Room
Crunch the facts on gravel, flagstone, brick, tile and more with our mini guide to outdoor flooring surfaces
"you'll have to choose something other than dirt for most of your garden. How to decide... thing to consider with bark mulch, or mulch in general: birds (in our case pesky... and have to do it all myself....i need to put in posts as well to add reed fencing ON... prone to cracking. Always a pleasure to read your ideabooks Billy. Thanks for sharing... great way to get the word out, so I'm happy to be sharing. As for slate, it's a great..."
Delight in Summer's Garden Glories — Here's What to Do in June
Wherever you live in the United States, these guides can help you make the most of your summer garden
"still time to plant edibles for a summer filled with fresh, local produce. Here's what... what to do in June by U.S. region. Find your June garden checklist:California | Central... pointing out to people , ...IF you notice an odd egg in a nest, to pop it out . Cow birds... population due to our tendency to clear woods for various purposes. Every female will lay... lay up to 3 dozen eggs a year which leads to multiples of that number in destroyed songbird..."
Chill Out: 10 Cool Ways to Beat the Heat Outdoors
Step away from the A/C's artificial blast — and treat yourself to these more natural cool-down methods in the great outdoors
"yourself to these more natural cool-down methods in the great outdoors... doesn't have to send you and your guests clinging to the comforts of air conditioning,... willing to make your backyard a little more inviting with the addition of some welcome... attach to the end of a hose, light enough to move them where you want them. Loved... trying to get my yard all set up nice. I would love to have a gazebo or a back patio..."
How to Tear Down That Concrete Patio
Clear the path for plantings or a more modern patio design by demolishing all or part of the concrete in your yard
"wondering how to replace them, or even hoping to reclaim some of the green space lost by... learn how to improve your outdoor space by removing or shrinking your concrete patio... stone to concrete to lawn to pavers.... I would likely never recommend wood deck... area from where it's shot and where I'd like to make into a separate 'rug' design or... we had to add a step up to the lawn and a step down to the house (which we did with..."
Pave the Way to Landscape Style With Flagstone
Define a patio, build a path, make a fire pit ... learn about flagstone's many uses, plus costs and considerations, here
"information to get you started, but remember to always check with local experts at landscape... questions to ask when you shop for your project: How much should you get? Why all the... It's hard to do, but try not to have intersections where 4 stones meet. (Try to make... it's hard to get it to behave long-term in our extremely hot and extremely cold climate... stone is to use for a permanent wflat walkway into the house. I assume it would to have..."
20 Ways to Work White Magic in Your Yard
"never seem to go out of style. If you're looking to spruce up your property or try something... isn't hard to add a touch of white with flowers, fences and other elements for some o... style, to create a soothing backyard retreat or dress up your front yard.... going to be here soon. I wanted to ask a similar questions to Gardenarian's. So... I ache to have my garden mature to such beauty. I am in the process of recreating..."
Gardening With Kids: How to Plant Bulbs
You don't need expertise to get flowering bulbs in the ground in fall — but kids will feel like gardening pros come spring
"expertise to get flowering bulbs in the ground in fall — but kids will feel like gardening... going to make it through. Planting bulbs in fall is easy, and it's a fun project... familes come to learn to plant daffodils and crocus with the green committee and volunteers... gave one to my granddaughter who is 6 to plant in her favorite color (pink) Mine will... idea is to hide the digging site right away and also make it unattractive to dig if..."
How to Make a Stacked Stone Fire Pit
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How to Grow Your Own Luscious Cherries
Nope, they’re not the easiest fruit to grow. But with spectacular blossoms and pies as possibilities, cherries are sure worth a try
"fruit to grow. But with spectacular blossoms and pies as possibilities, cherries... beauty to your landscape and deliciousness to your dishes. Cherries are quick to produce... don’t want to do extensive pruning. Whatever cherry you decide to grow, be sure that... comparison to the other stone fruits, such as peaches, nectarines, plums and apricots... always easy to grow, especially sweet cherries. One grower describes them as suicidal —..."
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 days to experiment with growing their own food and reaping the rewards of an edible... of ways to produce a wide variety of edibles in small spaces. The first step is... is to take a good look at your space and assess what resources you have available.... also key to healthy crops and should be considered when you're configuring a food garden... time/budget to build raised beds on poor soil it will work. Throwing some mulch on top..."
5 Easy Ways to Break Free of a Gardening Rut
Experience your garden in a whole new way — no big budget or major effort required — with these invigorating ideas
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3 Fuss-Free Ways to Garden
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How to Grow Your Own Peaches and Nectarines
Make gardening a little sweeter with these juicy fruits, which you can eat after plucking or preserve for later
"good way to tell them apart. This also means that if you can grow peaches, you can grow... decided to grow peaches, nectarines or both, your decision making is over, especially... an easy-to-eat freestone? What about the semifreestone? Perhaps you want something... standard tree to a height that makes for easier picking or growing a true dwarf, some of... resect to the seasons. To be successful is what we set out to do but sometimes we..."