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Spending a sunny summer day lounging with a book in your backyard can make any weekend or evening feel like a staycation. These 3 hammocks are a stylish as they are comfortable.

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Borax, or sodium borate, is a mineral used in everything from detergents to enamel—and it’s also one of the most affordable and natural ways to tackle summer problems like pests, weeds, and more. Here are 5 surprising uses for borax that you should try this summer.

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The made for TV product, the Pocket Hose, was a smart expandable gardening hose that give homeowners extra length without extra storage space. Unfortunately, kinks in the hose, pinholes leaks, and pressure inconsistencies left some buyers less than happy. Fortunately, Amazon stepped in with …

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As the weather gets warmer and you start spending more time outside, your concrete patio or worn out deck may seem like more of an eyesore than it did mid-winter. Whether you’re covering a few cracks or protecting children from falls, these attractive interlocking tiles are the easiest way t…

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Summer temperatures and a lack of rain can leave your lawn looking less than perfect. Repairing bald spots on your grass is a simple way to instantly up your curb appeal. Here’s how to keep your lawn full and green all year long.

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Fresh herbs can make an everyday meal feel fit for a special occasion but buying herbs from the grocery and trying to keep them fresh until you cook adds up. Fortunately, you don’t need a lot of space or money to grow your own herbs at home. This space-saving herb garden from Mr. Stacky has …

Heucheras, commonly known as coral bells, are an evergreen perennial plant that thrive in a number of climates—from sandy coastal soil to shady gardens. The delicate bell-shaped flowers in pink, red, or white contrast with saturated leaves in a variety of hues, making this plant the perfect …

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Choosing the right type of mulch can make your garden healthier and your flowers more beautiful, but with so many different types on the market it can be hard to see the difference. Here’s an overview of what the best wood chip mulches can do for your landscaping:

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The sun is out again which means more backyard cookouts, reading on the porch, and bird watching. These hummingbird feeders are the perfect way to invite birds to your home and add something special to your landscaping.

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In colder climates, winter can draw into and seem endless—but you don’t need to wait for warmer weather to start preparing for summer vegetables. Here’s how to get a jump start on your vegetable garden, no matter what the weather forecast says.