Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Plant stand made of three wood dowels and Quikrete concrete, outside, beside a brick home

How to Make a DIY Plant Stand with Quikrete

Sometimes, enhancing a blank entry just means dressing it up! Here's how to make a front porch look welcoming with a DIY plant stand.
Chelsea Lipford Wolf's lattice privacy wall

How to Build a Lattice Privacy Wall

If you want privacy from neighbors, additional gardening opportunities and to decorate your backyard, this project has it all.
Container garden flower pots

Container Gardening: How to Grow Flowers in Pots

Growing flowers in pots will brighten up your backyard and it's easy to do. Here's everything you need to know about container gardening.

Create a Mini Greenhouse out of a Bottle

Protect garden seedlings from spring frost by creating a mini greenhouse from an empty soda bottle. Simply use a utility knife to slice off the bottom of the bottle, then place it over the seedling.
White, red and pink poinsettias

How to Care for Poinsettias Year-Round

Poinsettias can be used year-round, not just for Christmas! This guide shares how to care for poinsettias indoors as houseplants.

How to Grow Vegetables Year-Round

Specially designed for year-round, indoor gardening.
plants inside planters

4 Easy Tips for Planting in a Pot or Container

Watch this video to find out how to keep soil from filtering out through the drainage holes in the bottom of pots, and the proper planting technique to use when planting in pots or other containers.
Raking leaves in the autumn

The Fall Lawn and Garden Care Guide

Everything you need to know to care for your lawn and garden in the fall.
Azaleas blooming in a garden

How to Plant Container Azaleas and Other Shrubs

Go ahead and buy those containers of azaleas. This makes planting them easy.