Cobble Stone Path
Well spring has arrived at our new home and that means time to pay attention to the yard. I came across these concrete forms at Lowe's and thought they would look great in front of our gate. When my husband took the project and ran with it...well...I couldn't stop him right? Step #1: We decided where to place the concrete and then removed the grass. Step #2: We then placed the form to plan out the design and where the concrete should be placed. Step #3: Mix a bag of concrete with water…
Epsom Salt Formula for Stump Removal
Tree Stump Removal Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stump and filling them with 100% Epsom salt. Follow with water, and wait. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, and start to decompose all by themselves....I wish we knew this when we cut down our trees at the house we're moving out of!
A Little Garden Walkway Out of Pallet Boards
Desiring a way to walk from my driveway to the lawn, I decided a chunk of flowerbed had to go... and instead, created this easy pallet wood walkway in just a couple of hours! These planks were found in a pile of pallet wood rubble. The slightly thicker boards make water run off a dream. They haven't been treated with anything, and are still going strong 3 years and counting! Here's how I did it: Welcome to my little pallet wood garden walkway! Doesn't this resemble a beach board…
8 Low-Maintenance Outdoor Plants for the Busy Gardener
Gardening doesn't have to be intimidating. Try one of these eight low maintenance plants, and you'll have lovely outdoor landscaping that's easy to care for.
Plant a Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET - ruggedthug
Plant a Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET...
How To Acid Stain a Concrete Patio | Direct Colors DIY Home
Staining a concrete patio is by far our most popular first-time DIY home project. Acid stained patios are unique, welcoming and add value to your home.
Stamped concrete adds depth and beauty to the exterior
Stamped concrete is also called patterned concrete or imprinted concrete, and is especially designed to cover outdoor areas like driveways, patio decks
How To Stain A Concrete Patio
As I mentioned on Friday, we are turning our attention to our exterior while the weather is warm and the weeds are abundant. Our whole yard needs some TLC, but this weekend we started tackling