DIY Fire Pit Coffee Table

There’s something about a fire that makes a memorable night even more memorable. A lot of people share this sentiment, too considering that fire pit tables have become so popular. Nowadays, indoor furniture is brought outdoors. It works best if it’s multi-functional. In this DIY project, we marry the best of two worlds into one […]

DIY Paint Palette Planter

We have several paintings at home given to us by our friend who’s a very good painter. She usually gives us her artwork when there’s an occasion. And these aren’t just random paintings. They’re mostly paintings that mean a lot to us. Because her gifts are personalized, we feel guilty that we just give her […]

Grow and protect your produce with a removable raised garden bed fence

Removable Garden Bed Fence

High-raised garden beds do not only prevent backaches, they also help protect your produce from critters. But sometimes simply having a raised garden bed is not enough and an additional ‘wall’ around it is needed to further keep it from critters that can get on it. This type of protection, however, makes gardening a bit more […]

How to Build an Optical Illusion Garden Mirror

If you have a garden, here’s an excellent way to sprinkle some magic into it. This garden mirror is simple and easy but the result is enchanting. Using an old mirror, you create an illusion of a space that goes beyond your walls. The design is basic but you get to customize it any way […]

DIY Propane Tank VW Bus Fire Pit

I know of several families who love nature and outdoor trips. It doesn’t matter how short or long the travel is. They just want to get out of town for a day or two. These families are those who also own a number of portable stuff – handy, practical, and useful. What surprised me, though, […]

Dry Creek Bed – How to Install One in Your Backyard

Beautiful landscapes have always impressed me. I can’t help but fall in love with my neighbor’s landscape which she regularly changes every quarter. Admittedly, she says it’s her guilty pleasure and instant stress-reliever. One thing, though, that remained constant is her dry creek bed. I’ve figured out that, not only is it visually appealing, but […]

DIY Hand-Held Seed Planter

Planting is fun. It can be a great pastime and an effective way to take your mind off things. Plus, it’s satisfying, too, especially when you get to harvest the fruits of your labor. But do you know what takes the fun out of planting? Back pain. If you’ve been planting beans and corn, you […]

How to grow potatoes vertically using fencing wire

Wire Fencing Potato Tower

Do you ever feel like there’s never enough garden space for all the plants you want to grow in your yard? It’s one of the challenges of urban living as lot sizes continue to shrink. But a small garden doesn’t have to stop you from growing your own food. The trick is to make sure you maximize whatever […]

How to Make a Floating Faucet Fountain

The sound of running water can be very relaxing. It’s no wonder why a lot of people opt for a water fixture either inside or outside their home. It creates a calming and restful ambiance. If you think putting in a water feature in your home costs a lot of money, think again. Of course, […]

Mario Planter Box – A Great Project for The Gamer in Your Family

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you could move our garden around throughout the year? You could do it just because you need a change of scenery, or maybe you want your plants to catch the best sunlight all year round. Planter boxes offer a number of advantages over ground planting. They allow you to better […]