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One Day Backyard Projects

Chilly temps provide the perfect opportunity to tackle a variety of garden projects, large and small.


One Day Backyard Projects


An Easy Way to Edge a Lawn

A humble plank of wood in any size provides a terrific alternative to the string-and-spade method of edging a lawn.

An Easy Way to Edge a Lawn - Martha Stewart Home & Garden

When your soil is compacted, your plants can’t grow well. Knowing how soil compaction happens and then taking steps towards improving compacted soil will help your garden flourish. Learn more here.

Improving Compacted Soil – What To Do When Soil Is Too Compact

from Sand and Sisal

River Rock Landscaping

Great article about planting a rock garden with specific plant suggestions

River Rock Landscaping - Sand and Sisal

from Hometalk

Cover up for Thermostat and Doorbell Cover

Cover Up That Unsightly AC! hometalk, gardening, rootsandshootsgarden, privacy, panels, gardening, landscaping,

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Wet newspapers and put layers around the plants overlapping as you go; cover with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic; they will not get through wet newspapers. (this really works!)

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DIY garden stones - use a cake pan! Also, using clear contact paper to hold the mosiac pieces in place while the concrete sets is also kind of brilliant. I want to use mirror pieces, red gems, and black cement dye....

How to Make Stepping Stones - with a Cake Pan

from Get Busy Gardening

Eggshells as Organic Pest Control

Eggshells as Organic Pest Control. Works to kill Japanese beetles, flea beetles, snails, slugs, and other pests in the garden. And it's FREE! |

Eggshells as Organic Pest Control - Get Busy Gardening

DIY walkway. use a picture frame with multiple spaces, and a $4.00 bag of cement. Prettier and cheaper way to do a walk.

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