I've used roundup before and naively I killed my grass a few years ago. Now I've got another round of weed problem with clovers and crabgrass. I'...
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Looking for advice/guidance on how to correct a drainage problem at the end of my driveway. My backyard lawn starts at the end of the driveway and ...
I just finished doing a straight walkway using the herringbone pattern. It came out so good that I plan on doing it on the other side of the house....
Hi, Killing a bunch of ivy that was collecting near my house... we think the amount of plants nears the side of the house is a reason for the basem...
In the 70's, I built a wishing well bar-b-que and was trying to locate the plans. It was made of red brick. If anyone knows where I can get the p...
I am looking for plans to build a simple but safe fire pit; mainly for sitting around instead of cooking.If anyone has such plans or knows where to...
I've been researching wood-burning fire pits that can be used safely on a wood deck. It appears that one fire pit -- Whalen -- is safe to use on a ...
I've got burnt patches from overly applying summerguard and bare patches from weeds that I yanked out recently. I live in NY and the weather has b...
I recently bought a new home and found the landscaper had planted a very low quality grass seed. I have since planted a high quality fine fescue wi...
Hello,I am VERY new to this and wanted to build a pond about 5000-7500 gal. I have been reading over this site and there is sooo much info but i am...
In the current home again episode, there were fish shapes at the bottom of the downspouts. Do you know where they could be purchased?
We recently purchased a repo home that needs a bit of work. In the back corner of our yard was a garden spot that had not been a garden for atleas...
I am planning on building a sandbox on a cement pad. How do I allow water to drain from the box without letting the sand out?
Just wondering if I should Till my back yard or if I can get away with out.I just layed 2+ inches of topsoil and going to mix in some fert. and wa...
Hello,We planted some arborvitaes last year and they died. The nursery said it was a bad batch and gave us replacement ones. Now these are starti...
I am installing patio pavers in my backyard, and most resources i have read suggest 1-2 inches of coarse sand underneath the pavers, plus to use th...
I've just dug out a kidney shape pond it 14 feet long and 7 feet long and has a 12x12" shelf and 3 feet deep in the middle how can i figure out how...
I found a site that suggests building decks on blocks: www.freedeckplans.com Have any of you built decks on blocks rather than putting actual footi...