Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

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.

Tips for Executing Patio Packs

Planters filled with greenery or flowers add pizzazz to your patio, especially when you mix and match containers to create a stunning scene. Here are some tips from Southern Patio.

Using Self-Watering Planters in the Garden

Self-watering containers allow you to water your plants less frequently and help prevent overwatering. Watch this video from Southern Patio to find out more.
Small-space gardening

Small-Space Gardening

Don’t let a lack of space stop you from creating an incredible garden getaway. Check out these ideas from Southern Patio.
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.

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show for October 17, 2015

Listen to and read about the October 17, 2015, Today’s Homeowner with Danny Lipford radio show.

Green Thumb Curb Appeal, Part 2

In the second episode in our two-part Green Thumb Curb Appeal series, we gave new life to an old concrete patio by constructing a fire pit and adding wood lattice, building Adirondack chairs and tables to furnish it, and laid grass sod in the yard.
Danny Lipford and April Spencer testing home infomercial products.

Testing Infomercial Home Products 2013

Watch this video as we put eight home products to the test that you’ve seen advertised on TV infomercials, including Groutinator, Ruggies, Mighty Light, EZ Moves, Pocket Hose, and Magic Mesh.
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.