How do I get rid of standing water in about 30% of the back yard without the use of French drainage? I would like to drain to a drywell and pump o...
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i am creating a walkway beside my house with patio stones and i want to know how i can culculate how much limestones screenings i would need for my...
I have an older home where the prior occupants neglected the back yard. One of the problems is that the lawn is shot. There are more brown patches ...
I have a free form gunnite pool. One side( about 30') is surrounded by aconcrete deck (about 9'). This goes into a old ugly, but sound 2' retaining...
Besides digging 'em out, what would you use (chain, rope, vinyl strap, etc) to hook on the the shrub and pull out with a 4-wheeler? I'[ve got to ge...
I have a basement sump pump that routes the water up to a flexible pipe buried in the lawn. It slopes away from the house.The pipe ends about 2 fee...
I am trying to dig some holes to put up 6' fence. I heard that 1 man auger is hard to control so I am using hole digger. I've noticed that when I d...
We want to kill grass in a rock driveway without using harsh chemicals (we have some outdoor cats).I heard hot salt water works - but we've tried a...
Will pre-emergent weed killers prevent new grass seed from growing?
I have 50 feet of soaker hose then 6 feetof funny pipe then 50 feet of soaker hose.THE PROBLEM with the second 50 feet of soakerhose hardy any wate...
Hi- I was wondering if someone could help me with ideas on something to plant around a walkway area that stays very moist and hardly gets any sun. ...
I live in the Northeast and my area has been put under drought restrictions. Watering of lawns is prohibted. I moved into my new home last June a...
A local Tree service is going to give me a load of tree chippings to use as ground cover in my yard. Q1 - is there a good type of wood vs a bad ty...
Ok, how many times have you taken something apart and thought you would remember where everything goes with out writing it down. Well, it finally h...
How should I break up large slabs of congrete, concrete walk and concrete steps. do I have to hire or rent a big breaker thing?
Suggestions from the forum on best materials to build an outdoor greenhouse in the NorthEast.
The house we are moving into (family house) uses the backdoor as the entrance. However, we need to replace the deck. There is a bulk head in the ba...
I have a wooden fence around my backyard, and the door to it is drooping, and dragging on the ground when I open or close it. is there any fix to t...
Before we plant a new lawn we have to get rid of the bamboo ( 1/4" diameter). We have tried everything the nursery has to offer but it is still th...
Here's my problem.I have an underground stream creating an extremely soft spot in my yard.It's about 15x10 square foot. This area is to soft to wal...