Home Tips

There’s no place like home—especially when it’s in tip-top shape. We’ve rounded up the best cleaning and organizing tricks, affordable decor ideas, DIY hacks, and more. Warning: Once you’ve got everything just the way you want it, you may never want to leave!

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    5 Strategies for Keeping Four-Legged Visitors Out of Your Yard

    Unwelcome visitors in your yard? Here are 5 easy ways to protect your yard and garden.



    Tips and Tricks to Planting Fruit in Your Organic Garden

    With a little planning, it's easy to add fruit to your garden


    How to Grow Peas in Your Organic Garden

    Grow your own luscious green peas.


    How to Grow Organic Eggplant in Your Garden

    Have a steady supply of organic eggplants if you grow your own.


    6 Tips to Help You Create a Lush Lawn

    Does the grass always look green on the other side? Check out these 6 easy tips for a greener lawn....


    Potting Mix Basics

    Don't use garden soil in containers, but use a potting mix specially formulated for the plants you grow.


    The Basics of Watering a Traditional Container Garden

    Plants in containers are more dependent on you for water than those growing in the ground.

    9 Vegetables to Grow Indoors

    Mushrooms, carrots, tomatoes and other popular vegetables can be raised indoors.


    How to Choose Trees and Shrubs for Your Garden

    When choosing plants for your garden, this guide will help you make the right choice.


    6 Steps to Give Your Lawn Mower a Tune-Up

    Keep you mower running smoothly.


    4 Easy Steps to Adding a Garden Water Feature

    A little bubbling fountain will complete your garden.


    How to Add a Water Feature to Your Garden

    In four simple steps, you can use a wading pool to build a self-contained bog that’s perfect for water-loving plants...


    How to Divide Ferns in Your Organic Garden

    Keep your ferns healthy and plentiful with this easy trick.


    4 Organic Pest Controls

    Easy no-harm pest control methods you can make yourself.


    How to Plan Low-Maintenance Care of Paths

    Pathways liven up a garden, and with these tricks they'll be easy to maintain.

    How to Care for Your Lawn According to Season

    How to care for it properly throughout the year.


    How to Create Your Own Landscape Design

    You can learn how to use the same programs the professionals use.


    How to Recycle Your Favorite Plants

    Give your dead plants new life.


    How to Plan and Design Your Garden

    The first step to creating a garden that's both easy to maintain and rewarding is to put some simple design...


    How to Install a Pebble Fountain in a Container

    Spruce up your garden with a bit of watery flair.

    Grow Your Own Drugs: 5 Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies

    These plants can grow right in your parlor!


    How to Deal with Weeds Under Shrubs and Trees

    Persistent weeds can be difficult to get rid of when they are widespread under trees and shrubs, but with the...


    5 Tips for Reseeding Your Lawn

    Bare lawn? You'll have a lush lawn in no-time with our 5 tips for reseeding.


    7 Tips to Mow Like a Pro

    Follow mowing pro Bill Klutho's 7 mowing techniques for a smooth lawn.


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    7 Ways to Keep Your Plants Alive When You’re Away

    Going on vacation and worried about your home garden? Here are 7 simple tips to make sure your plants stay...


    10 Medicinal Herbs You Can Grow at Home

    Make your very own home remedies.