Riding Lawn Mower Seat Repair Note:  For all products mentioned, please read the manufacturer's directions regarding safety, surface preparation and clean up. Update! Please read the update at the bottom of this... Read More
If you spend a few minutes doing a Google Scholar search for "pruning peppers", you will quickly see that researchers found that pruning peppers (in a commercial setting) does not necessarily... Read More
While checking on plants in our greenhouse, our small potted olive tree appeared to be dying.  With Spring only a few weeks away, it should have been sprouting new growth.  Instead, its... Read More
Pretty much everything we do is DIY, so why not give well drilling a try... There are a lot of websites and videos out there that are worth reading/watching if you're thinking of trying it... Read More
There are a lot of choices available for pasta drying racks, including high end models, budget friendly, several DIY options and, in a pinch, repurposing items you already have. Which option you... Read More
If you happen to have a bunch of old credit cards, rewards cards, or used gift cards lying around, there are plenty of useful ways to recycle them.  This is also a great way to make use of all... Read More
Collecting and Storing Seeds Saving seeds from your backyard, flower beds and garden not only saves you money, but it is the best way to grow exactly what you want and what you know grows well on your property.  There are... Read More
Over the past decade, we have gradually replaced most of the windows in our home.  Half sized window screens weren't available yet when we installed the first batch of windows.  The second... Read More
We transplanted Nandina to camoflauge 80 feet of chain link fence of a neighboring property.  The dense layers of delicate leaves and clusters of deep red berries are beautiful year round.... Read More