Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Cubic Yard Calculator — Start Here Before Purchasing Materials

Need to know how many feet are in a yard or how many cubic feet are in a cubic yard? Our cubic yard calculator is a must for home improvement projects!

6 Steps to Getting the Perfect Lawn

The warm weather is here, and you're itching to get outside. Here are six steps to ensure you start the season with a kick-off-your-shoes lawn. 1. De-Weed It's not unusual to have weeds in your...
Gloved hands planting spring plants in the garden

6 Tips To Prepare Your Garden For Spring

Use late winter/early spring to prepare your garden for new blooms, plants and flowers. Follow these 6 steps for the best results.

How to Get an Early Start on Your Spring Garden

Can’t wait to get to garden this spring? Here are a few secrets for getting a successful head start!
Flowers blooming

Fertilizer 101: When and How to Fertilize Your Lawn and Plants

Fertilizers are like vitamin supplements for plants. When used properly, they can treat plant “malnutrition” and promote rapid growth and blooming, so it’s helpful to understand the basics of fertilizer makeup and application in order to choose wisely.

Using Mulch in Your Garden

Applying mulch to your garden or foundation planting beds is a great way to prevent weeds, retain moisture, enrich the soil, and add visual appeal.
Nature's Care potting soil.

Gardening Organically With Nature’s Care

Nature's Care is Miracle-Gro's new line of organic gardening products, including potting soil, fertilizer and pest control.
String trimmer tiller attachment being used to till up the rich soil in a garden.

Tilling and Enriching the Soil in Your Garden

Find tips on how to till and enrich the soil in your garden. Watch this video to find out more.
Using an old paintbrush to brush dirt over small seeds.

Tips for Planting Small Seeds

Watch this video for some helpful tips on how to plant small seeds at the right depth and water them without disturbing the soil so they germinate and grow.