Around the house - Outside
Lena Sekine: * * * DIY Outdoor Seating * * *
WHO KNEW? I did this, and I have NO weeds/grass growing in my pavers! 5 pound bags of Baking Soda at Costco for less than $5.00 - then : Sweep Baking Soda into Sidewalk Cracks to Discourage Weeds. Simply pour or sweep a thick layer of baking soda into sidewalk and patio cracks. The baking soda will kill any small weeds that are already there, and prevent new ones from sprouting
How to edge flowerbeds like a pro in minutes! - via Funky Junk Interiors
I really want to do this. Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage - Maybe for the south side of my house?
Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun & normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18" tall & 24" wide. This drought-tolerant & hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage & flowers
Mulch Guide: Info on why you should use it, what type and how much to use. Mulch is a homeowner's best friend!!! It's an instant facelift for your yard, plus you save soooo much time weeding and watering!
Inexpensive Fencing!!! ~Pallets slipped over fence posts: Hammer in extra long fence posts-2 for each pallet-then slide the pallet over them. You could use 2 pallets to give it more height.
Love this simple idea for adding a little purposeful decor in the garden. Repurpose a mailbox in the garden to store gloves and garden tools.
1 simple thing that gets rid of dandelions and weeds for good.
Creative Party Ideas to Keep Things Cool via beauty and bedlam
Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.
Got Weeds? Use Vinegar
How to Make a Hanging Gutter Garden » The Homestead Survival
Inexpensive Landscaping Ideas - really great ideas!