Gardening

A DIY 8-foot long planter box mounted to our kid's treehouse.

How We Made An 8-Foot Planter Box

Elaborate landscaping and flowering gardens exist in our dreams; not so much in reality. Container gardens …

October 03, 2017 in Backyard, DIY, Gardening
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A Tiny + Modern Garden Storage System

Alt title: The Thing the Woodpecker Nibbled Before it Could Be Photographed Alt-Alt title: The Thing …

September 05, 2017 in DIY, Gardening, Organized
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DIY planter box design.

How to Make Easy Raised Planter Boxes

Ready to make some raised planters that’ll hold up really, really well? No bolts, no …

August 05, 2017 in Backyard, DIY, Gardening
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After: Custom wooden garden fence.

Garden 2017: The Biggest Yet

I’ve written a little bit every year to track the evolution of our backyard garden. …

July 05, 2017 in Backyard, DIY, Gardening
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A natural garden pathway using logs and mulch.

Merry Garden, 2016

The growing season is off to a great start, and as usual, my eyeballs/stomach expect more …

June 22, 2016 in Backyard, DIY, Gardening
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Pregnant Emily using a leaf blower.

5 Tips for Fall Lawn Care

This post was originally published on DIY Network’s blog Made + Remade in October 2013. Just …

April 25, 2016 in Backyard, Curb Appeal, DIY, Gardening, HGTV + DIY Network Projects
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Use colorful rope to make a wrap for a woven hanging basket.

Make This Colorful Rope Hanging Planter

This post was originally published on DIY Network’s blog Made + Remade in September 2014. Feeling …

April 24, 2016 in Decor, DIY, Gardening, HGTV + DIY Network Projects
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Less Waste, Great Taste: The Best of Canning

This post was originally published on DIY Network’s blog Made + Remade in August 2015. There’s …

April 21, 2016 in DIY, Gardening, HGTV + DIY Network Projects
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Make a small deer-resistant garden bed for tomatoes.

Make A Deer-Resistant Tomato Garden

This post was originally published on DIY Network’s blog Made + Remade in June 2013. …

April 14, 2016 in Backyard, DIY, Gardening, HGTV + DIY Network Projects
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My favorite peonies.

10 Flowers to Bring Indoors This Summer

This post was originally published on DIY Network’s blog Made + Remade in July 2013. …

March 23, 2016 in Gardening, HGTV + DIY Network Projects
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