Outdoor & Garden

Collection by LM S

Outdoor Planter Projects • Tons of ideas & Tutorials!

Outdoor Planter Ideas & Projects • The Garden Glove

Outdoor Planter Projects • Tons of ideas & Tutorials!

DIY Garden Mushroom - Made with terra cotta pots and drain trays.

DIY Garden ­Mushrooms | Backyard Projects - Birds & Blooms

Dress up your yard or front porch with these quick and easy DIY Garden Mushrooms. This project is so simple that it’s great for kids, too!

Get more food from better soil with less water with raised beds. Landscape designer Linda Chisari shares her design (and materials list), along with advice on sizing and adding a convenient irrigation system.

Build Your Own Raised Beds

Get more food from better soil with less water with raised beds. Landscape designer Linda Chisari shares her design (and materials list), along with advice on sizing and adding a convenient irrigation system.

Installing a paver path can be a lot of work but is totally worth every sore muscle!

Paver Path - Hard Work, But Worth Every Sore Muscle! - The DIY Village

Hi all, it’s Matt, the other half of theDIYvillage team! It’s been a while since you’ve heard from me, I’ve been taking advantage of this amazing weather and have been busy at work on what feels like a million different yard projects! I’m excited to finally be able to show you our latest completed outdoor …

French doors on the back...

Home Improvement and Remodeling - This Old House

This charming and comfortable place to sit might just become your favorite outdoor spot

Small front stoop - Notice wide white trim around front door.  Can be with/without porch overhang roof.  Use for colonial or cape cod with square columns.

The T-Cozy

The T-Cozy Blog is all about what inspires me — from whimsical craft projects to charming antiques, from storage hints to seasonal decorating ideas. The T-Cozy reveals innovative ideas to make your home a fun, cheerful place.

Shutter table - attach legs to a painted shutter and there you go!


This weekend I was able to paint my shutter table... I'm loving it in a glossy white. And here's how the legs are attached...nice and sturdy! And one more time, here's the material I started with. I tried and tried to get this picture to load right side up, but it was pretty insistent on remaining sideways. Oh well. I also decided to list the table on Etsy! I have materials for two more so I'll just make myself a new one if this one sells. There aren't too many options for shutter tables on…

Front Porches On Cape Cod Houses | Cape Cod-style home perfect arched porch

One and a Half Story Home Design

Examples of one and a half story home remodeling designs with before and after pictures.

To emphasize the main entry, architect Ben Nutter gave it a portico with classical proportions: four beefed-up columns (patterned after the originals) topped with a gabled roof.

Curb Appeal

From mailboxes to shutters, the curb appeal of your home can make a big difference. Discover ways to improve and maintain your home's curb appeal.

cottage and vine: The Portico

The Portico

My husband and I agree that if we could change one thing about our house, we would love to add a portico front porch. I recently went around our neighborhood and took pictures that I thought you all would enjoy. I think you will agree, porches add a great deal of charm to a home. It's almost like a sneak peak of the interior. Last night was the first of the summer league swim meets which kept us out until well after 11:00. Today we are off the a 5th grade completion ceremony followed by a…

outdoor lights

How to Install Low-Voltage Landscape Lights

Installing low-voltage landscape lights has been on my "Want To Do" list for years now. I even bought some lights on clearance three years ago! Now that they are installed I'm kicking myself for waiting

Love this color combo.

55 Different Front Door Inspiration Ideas {in just about every paint color possible} - bystephanielynn

Is painting the front door on your to-do list this spring? Of all the outdoor projects it is one of the easiest and quickest makeovers to do leaving dramatic results – and costing as little as just a quart of paint.This weeks Saturday Inspiration is packed with over 50 different front door paint color ideas. …

Riley TV Stand on OneKingsLane.com

PVC Trim

Top 10 Questions about PVC Trim