Garden Tool Needed to Spread Mulch

Mulch is the best way to protect your plant roots from extreme heat and cold; it insulates the soil much like insulation protects a home from temperature swings. Whether it is organic or inorganic material, you need proper garden tools to…

One Week Chicken Feeder

I do a lot of traveling, and when I leave, I don’t want to have to worry about my chickens starving to death. My old, store-bought feeder only held enough chow for about 4 days, so I decided to expand. In hindsight, I should have started…

Unusual, But Lovely Recycled Planters

I think these are one of the simplest yet prettiest DIY projects I’ve come across lately. Not only are the materials practically free, but it’s stuff you probably would have thrown away after their useful life was up. Placed in the right…

How Far Apart Do I Space My Plants?

Something that most people overlook, even the professionals, is mature plant size and plant spacing. I see this much too often in private yards as well as in public areas. I see plants that are so crowded together that you can’t even tell…