No matter how sociable you are, everyone loves to have some privacy. One of the best ways to block the sightlines of nosy neighbors and passersby is to erect some kind of privacy screen. Making your own privacy screens can be an enjoyable project for the whole family. Here are some ideas to get your […]

DIY Grow Light Shelving System

If you live in an area with warm or moderate temperatures throughout the year, growing your own food isn’t a big problem. You can plant organic crops in a timely manner and then harvest accordingly. You can have fresh fruits and vegetables right from your very own backyard. However, some people aren’t as lucky. Growing […]

DIY Roofing Sheet Metal Raised Garden Bed

Gardening is a fun activity until you wake up the next day with a sore back. All those stooping, bending, and crouching can take their toll. However, if you aren’t willing to let go of gardening, you can find ways to make it easier for you. Instead of going to the ground, bring the ground […]

DIY Compost Sieve

If you’re composting and you find that your compost is rough and bulky, don’t worry. I’m a firm believer in the adage that says for every problem, there is a solution. If you want your compost to look and feel like those that you bought from the garden store, it’s possible. In this case, you’ll […]

How to Build a Keyhole Garden

Keyhole garden beds are called such because they resemble keyholes. Aside from the fact that it looks great as a garden design, it serves several purposes. The raised bed helps make planting easier. It’s easily maintained. There’s no need to dig heavily or bend down. The raised beds also make sure that the plants are […]

Round Raised Garden Bed Ideas

Some people are quite hesitant to start a garden. They’re afraid of just how much hard work, time, and effort it would entail. This is a common misconception, however. Growing a garden could be fun and easy – you just have to know what to do. If you’re looking for a low-maintenance way to grow […]

How to Build a Garden Tools Rack

Organizing may seem like a daunting task. It can be, especially if you’re organizing blindly. This is why getting the proper tools is imperative. This will significantly cut down your workload and take the stress out. I know this because a couple of months ago, the mere sight of my garden shed gave me anxiety. […]

How to Build a Hand-Held Seed Planter

It’s amazing how seemingly modest inventions can make a huge difference. I’m not talking about fancy, huge machinery; I’m referring to simple machines with simple concepts. Truth be told, they have revolutionized how some things work – such as gardening. Hand planters, for example, are very helpful. This means you won’t have to bend all […]

DIY 5 Gallon Self-Watering Planter

If you’re planning on growing plants that thrive on moist soil, such as tropical plants and vegetables, the best way to lessen the demand for meticulous attention is to use self-watering planters. These planters offer a great alternative to watering plants plus a host of many other benefits. Using self-watering planters will help you save […]