Total Yard Makeover on a Microscopic Budget
Unfortunately, reviving a dilapidated yard requires more than watering the lawn and pulling out weeds. Many homeowners let their yard run wild because they know that a huge landscaping project will cost them a pretty penny and a lot of work. If you think your yard needs a total makeover, yet you find yourself on a tight budget, you can still make amazing transformations on the cheap. With a little creative scrounging and some careful planning, a project like this doesn’t have to break…
How to Build a Seat Wall - Nelson Water Gardens and Nursery
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This tutorial is created for beginners curious about building stone retaining walls, 3 feet in elevation or much shorter, utilizing a dry-walling or "dry-stack" method. Various other products that could be used for such a job include landscape hardwoods or restored railroad ties, concrete, as well as landscaping block (such as you commonly see in your home renovation stores). But the step-by-step instructions supplied below are meant specifically for walls developed of rock.
How To Save Your Yard & Foundation With A Dry Well
Sick of standstill water every time it rains? A dry well is a great way to redirect water from your back yard. backyard| backyard ideas | backyard flooring | yardwork | landscaping | slopped backyard landscaping | diy |
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Hoya bella, Waxflower or miniature wax plant (Hoya lanceolata bella) has long been a favorite trailing plant for gardens or indoor spaces that have high humidity. It's a pretty plant, with star-shaped white wax-like flowers centered with a rose pink colored mini flower within a flower. For those who don't much like tending to plants, this is a fairly low-maintenance choice that should please. Steps 1 Purchase the plant. Hoya Bella should be available from your nursery or garden center. If…
Whites Group - Retain-iT
Retain-iT is an easy to use solution for creating robust retaining walls from timber sleepers. The Retain-iT post system provides a snug fit so when the sleeper is dropped in, it is immediately secure. No packing or fastening is required. As functional as it is beautiful, the system has the strength and long-life of high tensile galvanised steel, and is flexible enough to cater to wall heights up to 800mm or four sleepers high. Proudly developed in Australia. Australian Design Registered…
How to Build a Railroad Tie Retaining Wall
A large sloping backyard may look appealing, but once you start mowing this unusable side hill, you may consider the benefits of getting rid of it. Thus, the thought to build a railroad tie retaining wall comes in. Cutting a large part of...
Build Landscape and Retaining Walls and Keep Them in Tip-Top Shape
Conquer slopes and create a beautiful yard with landscape walls.