Add beauty and security with outdoor lighting. Our guide helps you understand fixture types and functions to choose the best outdoor lighting for your home.
Choose from a variety of lighting options and find landscape lighting design tips and deck lighting ideas to create the perfect backdrop for entertaining.
The Weekender is a 14-part home improvement video series featuring DIY blogger Monica Mangin. Watch the episodes and get instructions for the featured projects.
Learn about decking materials and get helpful advice when developing your deck building plans.
Give a ho-hum concrete patio a little pizzazz by making a "rug" with concrete stain.
Build a tropical garden in a container using Canna lillies, begonias, and solar tiki lamps and to enjoy the tropical island feeling both day and night.
In the third episode of the Weekender, design guru Monica Mangin helps an Austin couple organize their cluttered garage.
Whip a basic concrete pad into shape for summer entertaining. Add curves to the edges, and create zones for dining, lounging, and gardening.
Freshen up your flowerpots for fall with rich-hue flowers and ornamental and edible greens. They flourish even as the days and nights cool off.
Lowe’s Desert Southwest gardening expert Scott Calhoun shows how to repurpose a 55-gallon drum into a stunning planter.
For less than $100 you can transform an ordinary pot into a soothing fountain. This easy weekend project doesn’t require any special DIY skills.
You don’t need a farm to grow a healthy crop of lettuce, greens, tomatoes, beans, and other vegetables. Fill pots full of your favorites: They will thrive.
Create an “underwater” garden using unique succulents in a miniature landscape.
Create an easy pedestal to show off a bowl of heat-loving succulents.