Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Southern magnolia

How to Grow Magnolias in Your Yard

What southern garden is complete without the majestic, fragrant magnolia tree? If you've long admired the beauty of magnolias, you'll be happy to learn that they're quite easy to grow. Read on to find out more about growing magnolias in your yard.

Expanding a Patio for Entertaining 

This week we're helping a blended family expand their patio to better meet their needs. 
Bags of Quicklawn grass seed.

Quicklawn Grass Seed Product Review

Watch as we conduct a homeowner test of Quicklawn grass seed during a hot Southern summer to see if it really works as well as the advertising claims. Watch this video to find out more.
Vegetable garden

Tips for Planning Your Vegetable Garden

Growing vegetables can help you save money and improve your diet. But before the adventure begins, here's what you need to know about location, light, water and layout.
succulents

How to Grow Succulents in Containers

Attractive, forgiving and easy to grow, succulents are an excellent way to bring some desert beauty to your container gardens. Watch this video from Southern Patio to learn more.

Self-Watering Planter Inserts

Self-watering planters make life easy for busy gardeners. Southern Patio's easy-to-use insert converts most planters to self-watering.

Using a Fire Bowl or Chiminea in Your Outdoor Space

Adding extra decoration - and a little heat - to your garden is easy with Southern Patio’s fire bowls and chimineas.

Tips for Matching Mortar Colors | Ep. 107

Dean, from South Carolina, has a house with a concrete patio and a brick inlay. The mortar is aging, and he needs to remove it and match colors.

Planting Indoor Container Trees

Growing trees in planters inside your home is a unique way to bring the outdoors in. Here are some tips for choosing and planting indoor container trees from Southern Patio.