Starting a fire in your fire pit can be a little bit of a challenge. But don’t let it both you too much. Everyone has to learn how to get a fire going in there fire pit. Even if you’ve done it before, there tends to be some steps that you can’t remember. Believe me, … Read moreHow to stack wood for a fire pit?
Ooey, gooey toasted marshmallows…what a treat. Sandwiched between two graham crackers or all by themselves, they are a delight to eat. All you need is some fresh marshmallows and a heat source and you are well on your way to enjoying this delicious treat. But not all heat sources are good for cooking. In particular, … Read moreCan you roast marshmallows over a propane fire pit?
Your backyard could be a great extension of your living space. You can grow plants and create a beautiful garden, build a patio or deck for entertaining, or even add a playground for your kids to enjoy. But all these beautiful plans could easily be ruined by one thing: poor drainage. You don’t want your … Read moreHow to improve drainage in your backyard
Having a slope as part of your property could be a bit challenging because you need to find ways to make it look good and functional while making sure that it’s a safe place for you and your family. But a slope can actually be a gem for your property if you know how to … Read morePlants for steep slopes
You may have always loved the idea of having a swing on your porch. You see it a lot in movies and you love how such a simple space in your house could bring a lot of benefits to you, your family, and your property. A porch swing isn’t only a great extension of your … Read moreHow to hang a porch swing with rope
So, there’s this tree stump in your backyard that you want to get rid of because it’s taking up space and you don’t have any use for it anymore. But, the thing is, tree stumps can be so hard to remove, especially if you don’t know how to do it right. There are more labor … Read moreHow to remove a tree stump with epsom salt?
If you have several tree stumps lying around in your backyard, you’ll be amazed at how you can use them to add eye-catching accents to your garden or landscaping. You can create a planter, a birdbath or another piece of decor that will surely make your outdoor living space more vibrant and inviting. This labor-intensive … Read moreHow to hollow out a tree stump?
A platform swing is cool, comfortable and fun, especially for the kids. I first saw a platform swing at a friend’s backyard and I thought that it was a nifty idea to add one to my own backyard, and I wasn’t wrong. My kids have enjoyed our platform swing ever since we put it up … Read moreWhat is a platform swing?
Having a patio is a great addition to your home because it allows you to extend your living space outdoors where you can enjoy fresh air, natural light, and a more relaxing environment. A patio is also a great area for entertaining during the summer where you can host barbecue dinners with family and friends. … Read moreHow to get rid of flies on patio?
It is summer and you just moved into a new home with a sprawling backyard. You’ve always dreamed of hosting campfire nights with family and friends where you can enjoy good food, cold drinks, and amazing conversations by the fire. So you’re looking forward to finally planning your first outdoor party in your backyard. But … Read moreCan you light a fire in your backyard?