Browsing Tag

gardens

  • What The Heck Is Rurbalization?

    You may have heard this term before. It’s also been called “the new urbanism” or “agrarian urbanism”. The idea is that city neighborhoods could be built and restructured in order to…

  • Make Mowing Easy with a Flagstone Edging Strip

    It’s the classic dilemma. You have a beautiful border garden around your patio or foundation. Bright blooms and neatly mulched beds compliment your lush green lawn. All is right with the…

  • Chelsea Flower Show: Gardens Galore

    The grandest garden and flower show in the world happens each year in London and has been since 1862. The Chelsea Flower Show organized by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) is…

  • Green Weed Killers

    Ah, spring. When everything starts to bloom, even those pesky weeds. Let’s kill them with kindness via CasaSugar’s eco-friendly tips: 1.Take a pitcher of hot water and pour it all over…

  • Growing Herb Container Gardens

    While reading the New York Times’ garden section I was psyched to see an article on container gardens for spring. I’m not lucky enough to have a yard but I do…

  • Build Your Own Garden Box

    Growing your own herbs and vegetables can be very rewarding but the ground in your yard may not be the most fertile. If that’s the case then consider building your own…

  • Safe Gardens for Kids

    Here are some great suggestions for planning a child safe garden that maximizes outdoor fun but protects both your children and your foliage.…

  • Backyard Planters

    Extreme-HowTo has a DIY solution for building backyard planters. These planters are built using pressure-treated landscape timber and are great as vegetable gardens or flower beds.…