How to build unheated greenhouses for winter harvests & year-round gardening (Video)

Having a self-sufficient food supply during winter can be difficult, especially if you are living in a climate that isn’t friendly to that. Luckily, people are ingenious and found ways of dealing with this issue. That is why the DIY community can offer you a great piece of information ...

Easy DIY Hinged HOOPHOUSE for Raised Bed

Here’s a DIY project by Christopher from Norway. He show us how to build a hinged hoophouse for a raised bed. It’s a simple and cheap build that gives your raised bed the little extra. He spent about $100 for materials, and takes about 3 hours.

5 Gardening Tips That Will Give You Tons of Strawberries!

If strawberries are your favorite fruits and want to grow them yourself at home, these next tips and tricks will come in handy. Don’t worry if you’re new to gardening, as practice makes perfect and with these

How to eco-fit your garden

Urban areas are not very appropriate for eco-gardening, as the environment is not a suitable one. But John Walker has found an ingenious way to eco-fit your garden and shares the secret it all in his book ‘How to Create an Eco Garden’. The essential part, as the article says, ...

IKEA Releases Free Designs For A Garden Sphere That Feeds A Neighborhood

Making something of value for your neighborhood may seem like a tough job, even an impossible one for some. But this idea from IKEA might just prove to go the distance. The Garden Sphere you can see in the photo or The Grow Room as it is called, can be successfully used to grow food. ...

Plant these vegetable together to make the most use of space and deter pests

We are right in the middle of vegetable-planting season, the sun is shining, and we’ve wanted to grow our own veg for a while now, but the thought of knowing where to plant them, how far apart the different vegetables should be, and how long they need to grow can become daunting ...

10 Steps to Building Your Own Raised Garden Beds

If you would like to get into gardening, but don’t know how to start, then raised bed gardening is the type you should go with. These gardens are easy to make and very useful to have around the house, as they have better drainage then other gardens, you’ll have more growing ...

DIY Backyard Makeover with Raised Garden Beds

If you’re in search of a makeover project for your garden, here is a great one and it comes with a helpful tutorial. You can transform your backyard by building some nice raised garden beds which will make your outdoor space look neater. Since no one was born an expert at landscaping ...

How to plant tomatoes for best results

Before you consider planting tomatoes, it’s very important to know the average last frost date for your area plus the current daytime and nighttime low temperatures. I recomand a book “Growing Calendar 2017: Remember When To Plant Your Vegetables, Fruits And Herbs” ...
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