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Add some bright colors for Spring with these simple tricks for painting the perfect stripes!
This house alone is a wow -- red door, blue claps, traditional Federal style -- but the sweeping garden bed and the perfectly manicured lawn just makes it perfect. There are something like 40 different plants here, and they all work! | Photo: John Gruen | thisoldhouse.com
Hobbit house! Children don't need manicured lawns.... they need magic -- i want one !!
Brushing wood preservative on a cedar fence post.
With a living wall draped with plants and all-weather materials, the backyard pergola provides a shaded spot to relax and gather. Browse pictures of the outdoor pergola at Blog Cabin 2014 on DIYNetwork.com.
Sometimes things are falling into place.
Photo 5: Measure the right amount of water Set a cake pan halfway between your sprinkler and the edge of the spray pattern. Watch your clock to see how long it takes the sprinkler to fill the pan with 3/8 in. of water. Water for that amount of time three times a week, unless it rains.
For Kids: Shanty Treehouse This crooked Shanty Treehouse from North London's High Life Treehouses Ltd. has a playful, storybook look (not unlike the Berenstain Bears treehouse). While the firm also makes "hobbit holes," wooden play structures and treehouses for adults, this two-level treehouse is the perfect escape for kids. - Treehouses for Kids and Adults on HGTV