DIY Yard Projects

This DIY Cold Frame Keeps Frost At Bay
One of the easiest ways to extend the growing and harvest season is to build a warm space around plants—which you can often do with items you already have on hand.
5 Garden Projects That Are Perfect For The Late Summer
The latter weeks of summer are a prime time to do great things in the garden, if you know what to plant or where to dig.
Lengthen Your Growing Season With Cold Frames
Start gardening earlier and keep on growing later with a simple soil warmer you can build yourself.
Build A Leopold Bench Today So You Can Relax In Your Garden Tomorrow
This easy how-to build is actually quicker than you think. You'll be sitting on it in no time!
How To Build The Ultimate Super-Sturdy Tomato Cage For Your Garden
This project makes frames strong enough to stand up to summer storms while holding giant heirloom tomatoes.
The Techniques And Benefits Of Gardening In Raised Beds
Crops grow better in the deep, loose, fertile soil of raised beds.
How To Build A Portable Salad Box
Be the envy of everybody at the potluck with this growing salad-to-go.
How To Grow 90 Pounds Of Tomatoes From Only 5 Plants
If space is limited, try growing your tomatoes in a double-ring cage.
10 Recycled Things You Can Use To Make Cute Plant Labels Right Now
These eye-catching, recycled plant markers bring a little whimsy to the garden.
7 DIY Tree Swings You Can Make In A Weekend
Discover common household items that can be upcycled into backyard swings.
How To Build A Pallet Garden
Grow veggies, herbs, and flowers anywhere, even if you're short on space!