Gardening is not limited to the young and nimble. Gardening as a hobby or simply enjoying a walk around the garden should not end or diminish due to changes in our physical condition. As we grow older, our eyesight, flexibility, strength, and endurance may be reduced, even though our love for our garden has not ebbed. Landscapes can be designed […]
Add a bump-out window for better light and ventilation.
Protect and beautify your exterior wood with a quality preservative. Here’s a look at the type of products available and some tips on how to apply them.
Ohio Christmas tree farmer does it himself with advanced retaining wall technology.
When is a shed a shed, and not a shop or a barn? Sometimes the answer to that question is a technical one and determines whether or not you need a building permit. Most of the time however, it’s up to you. Location, purpose and size of your outbuilding determine the fit and finish, but one thing I try to […]
Summer Solutions to Shape Up your Outdoor Space
Here’s how to build two types of benches; one “classic” piece of outdoor furniture, as well as a rustic bench made from a log slab.
For people tired of dragging around a lawn sprinkler, we have found a simple solution…
How to build outdoor lawn furniture
Gardening and woodworking have a lot in common. Both are enjoyable, relaxing hobbies that can add value to your home and can also be money savers. Building projects for your gardening hobbies can double your enjoyment and provide gardening tools you can use for years. The five projects shown are all fairly simple to build, and I constructed them […]