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This page contains miscellaneous money saving tips and ideas related to gardening.
My Garden Disaster
My tomatoes, corn, zucchini squash, onions, cucumbers, watermelons, cantaloupes, bell peppers, lettuce, and spinach all came short of the glory, this year. I had not one vegetable worthy of a shutter click.
Tips for Protecting Your Plants When Painting...
A beautifully painted exterior is a great way to increase your home's curb appeal. A little bit of planning is all you need to keep your plants out of harm's way.
After perusing your local garden store you'll realize that the summer growing season means big business for these companies. They're counting on you to invest heavily in your seasonal needs. Instead, look for some recycling options that keep your garden and your wallet healthy.
Comparing Wheelbarrows and Garden Carts
When faced with lugging plants, soil, other materials around the yard, wheelbarrows and garden carts are indispensable tools. Here are some side by side comparisons of their basic features, as well as some shopping tips if you find yourself in the market to buy one.
Durable Plant Markers
Everyone seems to have a tip for making plant markers. I've posted a couple here, myself. From the standpoint of durability, I think I've found the ideal material. Scrap white vinyl siding.
Beautiful gardens are filled with colorful plants, meandering paths, and places where you can stop and linger to enjoy the fruits of your labor - that is, providing you have a place to sit down.
Setting Up a Bee Keeping Hut
How do you setup a bee keeping hut?
Building a Wall or Raised Garden Bed from Stone
I would like to use all the stones that I am digging out of the ground while preparing for planting. It would be great if I could use them to make the sides for a raised bed and for a wall around the garden that already exists.
Suggestions for Building a Pole Barn Greenhouse
I am planning on building a greenhouse this spring/summer. In my mind's eye, I am seeing it built like a small pole barn or lean too, with galvanized barn panels on the bottom 35 inches, and the clear plastic panels from that point on up, with a ceder trim covering the point where those 2 materials come together...
Building an Inexpensive Garden Fountain
How can I make a water fountain without it costing a lot?
Building a Greenhouse Using PVC Pipe
If I can only go 10 feet wide on my greenhouse, can I use the same lenghts of PVC in your 14 foot wide plan and just obtain a higher arc or will the stress on the PVC be too great?
Remaking a Walkway Edging
I have a walkway with cement scalloped edges that have crumbled and I thought this time I would use cobble stones any suggestion?
Grocery Store Gardening
Protecting Plants When Painting Your Home
Using Newspaper in the Garden
Getting Rid of Briers
Using Pine Needles in Your Garden
Homemade Plant Markers
Making a Screen for Reclaiming Landscape Stone
Making an Indoor Greenhouse
Using Beer in the Garden
Gardening at a Rental House
Processing and Selling Spanish Moss
Getting Rid of All Vegetation
Starting Worm Bin for Fish Bait
Building a Greenhouse
Starting a Garden Club
Hammock Tips and Tricks
Making a Recycled Gazebo
Getting Rid of Moss
Creating a Garden Tunnel Out of PVC
Recommendations for Plants Along a Driveway
Making Permanent Plant Markers
Choosing a Garden Bench
Creating a Garden Weather Station
Gardening Tips and Tricks
Making a Potting Bench
Florida Gardening Tips and Photos
Setting Up a Beekeeping Hut
Making Sub-irrigated Planters
Uses for Scalloped Tree Ring Bricks
Garden: What Is This Plant? (Giant Ragweed)
Garden: Backyard Deck
Scenery: My Backyard (Chesterfield, VA)
How Do I Sell a Sago Palm?
Understanding Butterfly Behavior
What Are the Bugs That Look Like a Fireflies With an Orange Head?
Building a Birdbath
Using Wine Bottles for Building Sidewalk or Retaining Wall
Removing Vine Tendrils From Brick Walls
Chloredine for Diseased Date Palms
What Is The Name Of This Flame Plant?
Varnishing Wooden Planters
Is Store Bought Shredded Mulch Safe In The Garden?
Help Identifying Large Gourd
Removing Moss From Rock
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Father's Day Ideas!
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