Category Archives: Yard Ideas

Memorial Options for Loved Ones

When we lose someone we love the overwhelming loss can mean trying to find a way to sufficiently remember and honor the person. There are many ways to do this at the memorial service and funeral but beyond that there … Continue reading

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Find Landscaping That Fits You and Your Home

Landscaping should accent the home with a pleasing look. There are a host of ways to landscape, from a rock garden with a fountain to edible landscaping that is decorative as well as productive. There is lighting considerations as well … Continue reading

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Bird Watching in Your Back Yard

Birds, like all creatures, need some basic things. Food, water, shelter and, as a prey creature, protection from being dinner. There’s a huge variety of bird feeders and other accessories for your yard. Planting shrubbery to give birds cover helps … Continue reading

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Considerations for Fences

The biggest factor in choosing fencing materials is what do you want the fence to do? Is it decorative? Are you seeking to keep animals in – or out? Sometimes it might be both! Costs and maintenance are other factors … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Wood Fence Success

Wood fences are popular for many reasons. They’re easy to maintain, fairly easy to put up and can be painted any color. They can combine with wire fences if you add a dog later and are a physical barrier towards … Continue reading

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Creative, Low Cost Yard Projects

We wanted a small pond in the yard – but like many priced them and dismissed being able to actually have one. Then a free tub came our way…and a pile of concrete blocks that were broken and deemed worthless. … Continue reading

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