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use a landscape light fitted down inside a lamp off with lamp shade for easy outdoor light!

Planting a few seeds on your deck or in your backyard yields delicious, organic results – and money savings, too. You know the basics of how to start your own vegetable garden, but where do you go from here? Here are some crops that even the least green thumbed among you can tackle, and tips on how to make them flourish.

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Modern Awnings. The modern update uses the fabric awning. Fabric awnings can be used to cover large outside spaces using a simple structure. The fabric will allow the light to filter through, keeping the space shaded but not dark.

Modern Awnings: Sails Shade the Home

Using plastic knives for plant markers. winter sowing | I Wet My Plants

the world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. This is so true- every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt- I promise a great garden all season

The easiest way to start a fire while camping is to use cotton balls covered in vasoline. Just pull them apart a little bit before you light. Great for backpacking. They even start up with flint and steel!

I need to remember this for next year when planting my patio pots! Self watering using soda bottle

Use Dollar tree solar lights in tiki torch bases..... I love this idea for the deck.

DIY soaker hose - great way to use those old leaking hoses instead of throwing them away

DIY Simple Backyard Shade - Put PVC pipe into a 5-gallon bucket, then pour cement around it. Once dry, put bucket into tall planter, surround bucket w/ gravel, then top w/ soil. (Not covering pipe) Stick bamboo pole into the pipe & hang fabric w/ ties through grommets. - My-House-My-Home