Landscape Edging: 10 Easy Ways to Set Your Garden Beds Apart: EverEdge Edging - Made from sturdy, powder coated flexible steel with 3-3/4" spikes, EvrEdge appeals with its casual, country garden look. Lengths are interlocking for seamless installation and come five to a set, totaling 16 linear feet of edging per package. $95 at Grandin Road
In a Weekend Add arbors or fence panels Arbors, garden gates, and short sections of decorative fence panels will enhance your garden and the value of your home. These amenities can be found in easy-to-build kits or prefab sections you simply connect together. For best results, paint or stain these items with colors already on your house.
$0 Professionally edged flowerbeds 3 tools 1. Half moon edger. Make a fresh cut along grass, make edges in a smooth arc. 2.Hand held garden shovel~ trench out the soil w/shovel mound away from the edge. 3. sheers~Trim grass along the edge horizontally and vertically... The trench allows for water run off and soil falling, shadow creates a dazzling finish.
How to build a raised bed. OMGoodness! I love this one! It also give me the idea to make beds all around my HUGE dog pen - on the outside. They would have to dig to CHINA to get out! Cost, time and pain... Big Dreams!! =)
Laying flat brick along your garden bed borders makes it easy for a mower to keep grass in check without the need for edging or trimming. Get DIY instructions from The Family Handyman. *around flower bed
Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. use baking soda around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. Do this twice a year – spring and fall.