Outdoors

Build a Backyard Privacy Fence

Build a Backyard Privacy Fence

Using corrugated steel panels we reclaimed our backyard privacy and did it in less than 2 hours.

How to Choose a Snow Thrower: Single or Two Stage

How to Choose a Snow Thrower: Single or Two Stage

Start preparing for the first big snowstorm and consider what type of snow thrower you will need.

How to Build Halloween Silhouettes For a Spooky Yard

How to Build Halloween Silhouettes For a Spooky Yard

Scare your neighbors with these easy to make Halloween silhouettes.

Craftsman Announces Big Upgrades their Outdoor Power Equipment

Craftsman Announces Big Upgrades their Outdoor Power Equipment

40V MAX outdoor power equipment and new riding mowers are available from Craftsman right now.

The Best Outdoor Showers

The Best Outdoor Showers

Outdoor showers are a luxury that every home should have.

WORX Launches 56V Cordless Lawnmowers

WORX Launches 56V Cordless Lawnmowers

The move sends a clear signal to the gas powered lawnmower industry that battery-powered mowers are here to stay.

How To Build an Outdoor Shower

How To Build an Outdoor Shower

An outdoor shower is a simple luxury that anyone can setup. It’s like installing your own outdoor waterfall as you enjoy nature a la naturale.

Photo Gallery: John Deere Factory & Test Site in Greeneville

Photo Gallery: John Deere Factory & Test Site in Greeneville

Photos from our visit to the John Deere, Greeneville, TN factory where they produce the D100 series, EZTrak and S240 Sportster riding lawn mowers.

Raise the Height of Your Backyard Wall by Adding a Fence

Raise the Height of Your Backyard Wall by Adding a Fence

Our backyard is great but has one drawback. The side wall facing the street is only 4’10” in height so the average person walking can see into our yard and jumping the wall is quite easy. There have been quite a few break-ins in our neighborhood and many of them […]

Take Charge this Fall with GreenWorks Blower/Vac plus Fall Tool Giveaway

Take Charge this Fall with GreenWorks Blower/Vac plus Fall Tool Giveaway

Cordless outdoor power equipment continues to evolve and the Green Works Blower/Vacuum is the latest in power and efficiency.

Cub Cadet Wide-Area Walk-Behind Lawn Mower Review

Cub Cadet Wide-Area Walk-Behind Lawn Mower Review

When a garden tractor is overkill, consider a wide-area walk behind mower that will still fit through your back gate.

Karcher K 3 Follow Me Pressure Washer Review

Karcher K 3 Follow Me Pressure Washer Review

This pressure washer from Karcher is compact and powerful to help you with a myriad of around the home tasks.

Installing Landscape Lighting Into Caliche

Installing Landscape Lighting Into Caliche

Use a cordless drill and masonry bit to deal with tough caliche dirt.

Yard and Lawn Tips For Spring Through Summer

Yard and Lawn Tips For Spring Through Summer

Enjoy your time spent gardening even more with these tips and new tools from Lowe’s and Kobalt.

Synlawn Artificial Grass Upgrades Our Backyard

Synlawn Artificial Grass Upgrades Our Backyard

If you’ve got a problem lawn, consider Synlawn artificial grass from Lowe’s which will save you time and money on your lawn.

Refresh Your Deck or Patio with Rust-Oleum Restore 10X

Refresh Your Deck or Patio with Rust-Oleum Restore 10X

Give your deck or patio a refresh with Rust-Oleum Restore. This is a DIY project you can do in a weekend and enjoy the benefits for years to come.

32 Stylish Modern Decks

32 Stylish Modern Decks

These are some of the most stylish decks we’ve ever seen. They flow seamlessly from a modern home and seem to melt into their surroundings.

Husqvarna Goes All-In on All-Wheel Drive Lawn Mowers

Husqvarna Goes All-In on All-Wheel Drive Lawn Mowers

It’s time to start thinking of your lawn and if you need an upgrade from your old mower, check out these all-wheel drive lawn mowers from Husqvarna.

John Deere Factory Tour and Tractor Testing

John Deere Factory Tour and Tractor Testing

Behind the scenes at the John Deere factory where their compact tractors are built and tested.

Husqvarna 1650EXL Snow Thrower Review

Husqvarna 1650EXL Snow Thrower Review

The constant barrage of snow New York has seen this winter proved the perfect setting to put the Husqvarna 1650EXL snow thrower through its paces.

Craftsman Electric Blower/Vac Review

Craftsman Electric Blower/Vac Review

The right tool for light leaf and yard maintenance. This Craftsman blower/vac is a great value from Ace Hardware.

Use Your Raised Garden Bed As A Winter Compost Pile

Use Your Raised Garden Bed As A Winter Compost Pile

Use your raised garden beds year round by turning them into compost piles for the winter months.