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A green lawn on a sunny day.
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Relax and Enjoy Your Lawn This Year


Enjoy your yard more this year when you know how to care for your lawn.

6 Dead Giveaways Your Tree Needs Attention
INSPIRATION GUIDE

6 Dead Giveaways Your Tree Needs Attention


The earlier you spot problems with trees in your landscape, the sooner you can take action. Learn more about the most common tree problems.

Man using a push mower to mow a lawn.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Mow a Lawn


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Keep your lawn lush and healthy with tips for using the kind of lawn mower you own

There glass lamps on a white table.
BUYING GUIDE

Types of Lamp Shades


Know Types of Lamp Shades to Choose

Top 5 Questions about Lawn Care
INSPIRATION GUIDE

Top 5 Questions about Lawn Care


Learn from Home Depot expert Travis Poore, also known as The Lawn Ranger, as he answers the most frequently asked questions about lawn care.

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INSPIRATION GUIDE

Tips for Conserving Water in Your Lawn or Garden


Learn how to conserve water when watering your lawn or garden

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BUYING GUIDE

Ceiling Fan Troubleshooting


Learn more about ceiling fan troubleshooting around your home

Toro Days
BUYING GUIDE

Best Toro Products for Your Yard


Toro believes everything is better in the yard!

7 Landscape Solutions for Problem Areas
INSPIRATION GUIDE

7 Landscape Solutions for Problem Areas


No landscape is without a problem area. It could be heavy shade, a rocky spot, too much sun or a slope. Read on for solutions to common landscape problems.

Installing Landscape Timber Edging
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Garden Edging


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Over 1 day

Landscape timbers make a great edging for raised beds

Go Green with Evergreen Fences
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Grow Privacy Shrubs


Defining garden rooms or creating a private area in your landscape can be as simple as planting a few shrubs.
Drip Irrigation
BUYING GUIDE

Types of Drip Irrigation


Easily water your plants with eco-friendly drip irrigation
Install Runoff Trenches Around Your Driveway
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Runoff Trenches Around Your Driveway


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Over 1 day

Infiltration trenches can slow the flow of storm water off of your land, giving your soil more time to absorb it while simultaneously reducing the risk of polluting local water supplies.
How to cut down a tree
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Cut Down a Tree


Difficulty Advanced
Time 2-4 hours

Cut down a tree quickly and safely using a chainsaw
Installing Sawtooth Brick Edging
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Sawtooth Brick Edging


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Upgrade your landscape with easy to install sawtooth brick edging
Build a Paver Path
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Build a Paver Path


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

The instructions here are for laying a path 20 feet long and 3 feet wide, but can be easily scaled up or down depending on your space.
A person trimming hedges and shrubbery.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Trim Hedges


Difficulty Beginner
Time 2-4 hours

Groom your lawn for the season by trimming your hedges and shrubbery
Gardener pulls up a weed
INSPIRATION GUIDE

How to Prevent Weeds


To get a handle on weeds, the gardener’s best defense is a good offense.
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PROJECT GUIDE

Overseeding A Lawn


Difficulty Intermediate
Time 2-4 hours

Sow plenty of seed in your lawn to keep it lush, green and healthy
Boost Curb Appeal from Your Mailbox to Your Front Door
INSPIRATION GUIDE

Curb Appeal Landscaping Ideas


Well-placed plants and flowers enhance your home’s curb appeal
Tidy Up Landscapes: DIY Edging
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install a Brick Paver Edge


Difficulty Beginner
Time 2-4 hours

A clean edge between the lawn and garden gives your yard a formal and neat look.
Rustic Simplicity: DIY Herringbone Garden Path
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Lay a Brick Path


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Over 1 day

If there are muddy trails in your yard from repeatedly walking over the same section, maybe it’s time to add a garden path.
How to pick the best fertilizer for your lawn.
BUYING GUIDE

Best Fertilizer for Your Yard


Choose the best fertilizer to grow a strong, lush lawn.
Water Gardens - Water Gardens Fish Pond
BUYING GUIDE

How to Make a Fish Pond


Create a peaceful fountain, complete with fish and floating plants in a water garden
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