I need to add a 2nd zone to a new sprinkler system I am making a feeble attempt at installing. Im not sure how, or if its even possible to tap int...
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I have a huge maple tree in my backyard that becuase of shade I assume, will not allow grass to grow under it. I have tried last several years to g...
I have seen the DIY shows on TV advocating the use of gravel to sink treated wood fence posts for years, yet the majority of contractors who do thi...
Help! My underground sprinker system is not working - I turned on the water, and opened up the valves recently. I tried one of the zones the othe...
This is in the odd question category: Last fall I cut some sod out of an area of my lawn to build a patio. I got caught by an early snowfall, an...
Help! Does the "good side" of a privacy fence face inside (towards my yard) or outside (towards the neighbors)? Question of cosmetics or security...
We recently had 2 15 inch tall brick planters built in front and up against our house along the walkway and in front of a bay window. Our house is ...
I saw somone using a tool on their lawn to get rid of leaves and the gravel that accumulates during the winter from the snow plows.It looks like a ...
I live in a cold climate - frost line 2'. My 8'x8' pergola has 4 posts (4'x4' but are only 8' long. How can I secure a proper footing so that it ...
I read some information on using the right type of sand for setting bed. It suggeststhat using a coarse concrete sand or stonesand as a setting be...
I am getting ready to install a brick patio and I am not sure which way would be the best to attach the brick pavers (1" thick) to the existing con...
I seem to have an underground spring(s) in my rear yard. They leave a large area of my lawn mushy and soggy until May/June when we regularly have t...
Each year I have to lay Bermuda sod on a 650 sq foot oval area with underground sprinklers. I thought Bermuda grass comes back each year?
I am looking for a large fountain to go with my house a 1907 Brownstone. Concrete 3 tier maybe. I need to find sources for new or old ones. I am...
What the pros & cons of large rear wheels on lawn mowers? Are they easier to handle on hills & rough ground? Thanks Howard
I want to get my dad two cherry trees. Which are the best. Is it better to plant two of the same, or two dirrerent. He will just be eating them,...
We have a Japanese Maple that is about 20 to 25 feet tall. It has several branches that have bark peeling. Is this an indication that the tree is d...
I am looking to acquire an antique wrought iron fence and gate from my home (perhaps Victorian) .... Any suggestions?
I just had a retaning wall installed and I noticed that the first course of blocks does not span the entire length of the wall. Should this be corr...