One inch of water once a week is ideal, maybe once every five days in extreme heat, depending on your soil.istock/darrya
Infrequent watering encourages roots to grow deeper to find groundwater, creating a stronger plant.
Here’s how you can fix some common lawn problems.
Looking at a color wheel is a great way to choose garden flowers.istock/MagMos
Colors that are opposite each other, like yellow and purple, look beautiful together.
If you don’t have a big budget, hire someone to do a landscape design and then install it yourself in stages.istock/darrya
That will keep you from making costly mistakes, like putting plants in the wrong spot.
However, here are some DIY home projects you should probably leave to the pros.