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How to Plan the Perfect Spring Garden Party

Springtime means warmer days, which are perfect for entertaining outdoors. There’s no better way to celebrate the new season than by hosting a garden party. As your garden is the main source of inspiration, you’ll want to incorporate brightly colored

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5 Simple Ways to Make Your Yard More Eco-Friendly

Whether you’re growing crops to feed your family or planting flowers for a more aesthetically pleasing yard, it’s a good idea to keep sustainable landscaping in mind. This practice involves planning out your lawn or garden to minimize its potential

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6 Clever Ways to Add Privacy to Your Backyard

Wish you had more privacy when you step into your yard? With houses being built closer and closer together these days, it can be hard to relax without feeling like you’re constantly under your neighbors’ view. However, there are a

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6 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Patio

Signs of spring are all around us: Flowers are blooming, leaves are budding, and birds are chirping. With warmer weather on its way, now’s a good time to clean and prepare your patio for spring. After a long winter, your

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How to Create a Pet-Friendly Backyard

Pets are a big part of a lot of people’s lives, so naturally, it’s important to many homeowners to make their backyard as safe and comfortable as possible for their pets. Yards are more than just a place for a

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4 Stunning Ideas to Spruce Up Your Winter Garden

Who says you have to stop gardening when winter arrives? My family enjoys gardening all year long. By incorporating winter-friendly plants into the garden, my landscape stays equally as lush and beautiful from season to season. If you don’t think

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3 Important Tips to Prepare Your Lawn for Winter

The start of fall is the best time to prepare your lawn for the long winter ahead. Without help, most lawns will not survive snow, ice, and extreme cold intact, so when spring finally arrives, you may find that your

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Unusual Ways to Use Your Everyday Tools

Wheel barrow garden

Instead of simply tossing out my old gardening tools when they need to be replaced, I prefer to repurpose them. An old, rusty wheelbarrow became a rustic planter, and a broken shovel became an accent piece for my front door. Upcycling requires effort and creativity, but it’s worth it to give your everyday tools new life. You can keep your old garden tools out of the landfill while providing your yard with eye-catching statement pieces.

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7 Unique Outdoor Shower Ideas

outdoor shower

You don’t have to have a beach house to enjoy the convenience of an outdoor shower. I love mine, as it keeps guests from tracking dirt and sand indoors. They’re also great for rinsing off muddy kids and pets at the end of a long day of outdoor fun. Even if you don’t own a pool or spa, an outdoor shower is a refreshing way to cool off on a hot day. While often associated with luxury homes, an outdoor shower doesn’t have to be lavish or expensive. In fact, you likely have the skills to build or install an outdoor shower in your own backyard.

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DIY Outdoor Games for the Whole Family

bean bag game

I enjoy playing outdoor games with family and friends when the weather warms up. Unfortunately, buying new games each summer can really add up. Now, instead of running to the store, I try to make my own games using materials around the house. Try out these DIY backyard games that the whole family can enjoy.

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