How-To: Using Banana Peels In The Garden

Are you someone who adds scrap food to a compost pile religiously? Fruits like bananas are perfect for a compost pile as they add vital nutrients. If you want a simple way to add nutrients to a garden when a fertilizer is needed, then you may find using banana peels in the garden to be … [Read more...]

DIY Self-Contained 5 Gallon Sink

Do you want a great way to reuse your water to save money on utility costs? Many people will waste a lot of water when using a sink. Another way people use a lot of water is using a garden hose to clean fruits or vegetables from a garden. However, making your own self-contained 5 gallon sink is also … [Read more...]

19 Vertical Planters For Your Garden

Do you have an area of your yard or garage that is a catch all for odds and ends? You may find some of the items you have can be used to make vertical planters for flowers and other plants. All you will need to do is review a list of ideas to use on your property. Any items that you can easily … [Read more...]

DIY Grape Arbor

Are you interested in growing grapes on your property and want something other than a fence or a wall for the vines to grow on? A great option is to build your own grape arbor. This is really easy and can be done by using a few pieces of wood. Grapes need something to grow on for support. A grape … [Read more...]

How-To: 90 Pounds Of Tomatoes From 5 Plants

Do you want to grow additional vegetables in a garden, but have limited space? A plant which grows up and not out will be ideal to save space in a garden. One item that fits the bill is the tomato. If you use a bit of chicken wire or wire fencing, then you can easily grow 90 pounds of tomatoes from … [Read more...]

Essential Manure Guide For Gardening

Do you know one of the best fertilizers to use on a homestead is still manure? But, not all manure that you find is the same. The manure animals produce will have different levels of nutrients. This is due to eating different types of foods. Your best bet will be to review a manure guide for … [Read more...]

100 Expert Gardening Tips, Ideas, And Projects That Every Gardener Should Know

Gardening is a fun activity to do when the climate is suitable. You have the option to plant flowers or a selection of herbs, vegetables, and much more. If you have a garden in your backyard or want to grow your own food in containers, then quite a few expert gardening tips are available. Making … [Read more...]

How To Use Diatomaceous Earth In Your Backyard

Are you familiar with using natural methods for pest control in your home? One of the best options that a homeowner has to keep bugs and a variety of pests out of their home is to know how use diatomaceous earth. You may be surprised to know this product is also perfect to use in a garden. If you … [Read more...]

7 Secrets For A High-Yield Garden

One of the best ways to be self sufficient is to grow your own food. Growing food required much more than simply planting a few seeds. There are a few secrets for a high-yield garden that can be applied when you want to have a good supply of food. The size of your garden will limit the amount of … [Read more...]

Top 20 Tips Every Gardener Should Know

Do you enjoy gardening or are interested in getting started with a home garden? You will see that there will be a lot of things you need to consider when starting a garden. Luckily, there are various tips every gardener should know that will make the process go much smoother. Many of the basic … [Read more...]