Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and is a natural weed killer. Sprinkle baking soda around all of the edges of garden areas to keep the grass and weeds from growing into flower beds. Just lightly cover the soil twice a year – spring and fall.
Rick Ricees posted we need to landscape the backyard! i want seating areas, lots of space for the kids to play, and some privacy on our corner lot. to his -For my backyard- postboard via the Juxtapost bookmarklet.
There are few things as relaxing as a warm fire on a cool evening. An outdoor fire pit makes any patio or backyard into a great gathering place where friends and . *** Find out more details by clicking on the image
DIY concrete fire pit bowl from eHow. Summary: Make sand 'hill' in size you want bowl to be and, using a trowel, cover sand with layers of concrete, smooth a flat bottom to sit it on and vent holes, letting dry slowly under plastic sheet. Invert when dry.
i love the extra width on the driveway and the curved walk to the front porch- maybe i could redo our front yard to resemble this? i think i need my front walk closer to the street than the top of the driveway.
Install a white fence for curb appeal. A low fence like this is both playful and proper. Dressed with roses and fronted with mounding perennials, it makes a welcome entry from the street or sidewalk. (If we ever put up that white picket fence!