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14 smart small yard landscaping ideas

many of today's homes (especially condos and townhouses) often have little or no yard space at all. fear not. here are 14 small yard landscaping ideas that will give your space serious style!



here’s a simple hack to stop invasive plants from taking over your garden

keep spreading plants from choking out the rest of your garden.


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cut through yard work with this stihl cordless pruning saw

kiss those hand-cramping pruners, shears and loopers goodbye. try this family handyman approved battery operated pruner instead.

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stay shady with this family handyman approved sun shirt

have some fun in the sun wearing this family handyman approved work shirt with built-in uv protection.


the best multitool for big jobs? check out the zippo axesaw

this family handyman approved multi-tool is the master of the campground, the yard and more!

we tried amazon’s best-selling cordless string trimmer

if you need a lightweight cordless string trimmer that's easy to use, this 12-inch model from worx is perfect for...


10 types of japanese maples

there are hundreds of types of japanese maples, one more colorful and graceful than the next. here are 10 of...


8 best solar path lights

functional and eco-friendly, here are the best solar path lights to help you find your way around at night.


10 best compost tumblers

keep food scraps and plant trimmings out of landfills by using a compost tumbler. let us help you find the...

outdoor living trends for 2022

everyone is looking for their place in the sun. whether it's a tiny balcony or a grand three-level deck, it's...


how to grow and care for lilac bushes

what sweet-smelling harbinger of spring was introduced into american gardens in the 18th century, and is still popular in them...


when is the best time of day to mow the lawn?

warming temps and blooming flowers signify a return to yardwork. this includes mowing the lawn. but is there a best...


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this family handman approved lawn aerator will keep your yard looking great

to stimulate root growth, and keep your lawn healthy and looking great, check out 2022年世界杯中国小组赛积分 approved corona yardbreather...


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top 10 best flowers for growing in pots

even if you have a small garden, deck or patio, you can still grow beautiful flowers! we found the best...

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mulch vs. rock: which is best?

can't decide between organic mulch and rock? we discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each to help you find the...


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get your hands on some family handyman approved hestra job duratan flex work gloves

when headed outdoors to work on your spring projects, the first essential tool to reach for...


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dump your wheelbarrow for 2022年世界杯中国小组赛积分 approved gorilla carts dump cart

need to move and dump mulch, soil or heavy stones? this product from gorilla carts is a step up from...


13 brilliant fertilizing tips and tricks

fertilizing is key to a luscious, healthy lawn and garden, and these tips will make a big difference.


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landscaping design trends of 2022

landscaping is hot, as homeowners crave comfortable outdoor retreats for entertaining and stress relief. here are seven landscape trends to...


gie+expo changes name after fourteen years

big changes are coming to one of the country's most popular trade shows.


4 types of grass that can be planted in fall and winter

know these types of grasses before planting or laying down sod this fall or winter.


what is sphagnum peat moss and how do i use it?

sphagnum peat moss is a popular material for many gardeners. but is it right for your garden?

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california’s new law could change the way you shop for lawn equipment

the golden state is set to ban gas-powered lawn equipment by 2024. here's what it means for you.


should you mulch in the winter?

see if winter mulching is right for your garden.


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what is a french drain?

if you're dealing with drainage issues on your property, installing a french drain might be the aesthetically pleasing solution you're...


how droughts affect lawn care

droughts don't have to be a death sentence for your grass.


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what to know about pine needle mulch

this sustainable mulch is great for rustic, natural landscape design.


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10 go-to fall landscaping tools

fall cleanup will be less of a chore when you have the right tools on hand. these handy tools will...