Around the Yard

Around the Yard

Watch our lawn and garden videos to find out how to improve the look of your yard.

Digging trenches for landscape lighting wiring

Installing Landscape Lighting for the Kuppersmith Project House

The exterior lighting for the Kuppersmith Project house included architectural lighting to illuminate the house itself, landscape lighting, and fixtures installed in the trees to provide the soft glow of simulated moonlight. Watch this video to find out more.

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Gluing PVC pipes together for irrigation system

Installing Irrigation System for the Kuppersmith Project House

Watch this video to see how a motorized trencher was used to dig trenches for the irrigation system at the Kuppersmith Project house, as well as how the pipes were laid and attached to a central manifold which controls the water flow to each part of the yard.

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Iris plants being dug up and divided

How to Divide Flowering Iris Plants in Your Garden

If you have flowering iris in your garden, you should divide them every few years to prevent overcrowding and promote blooming. Watch this video to find out how.

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Shredded paper under tree

How to Use Shredded Paper as Mulch Around Trees and Shrubs

Shredded paper from a paper shredder can be recycled and used as mulch around trees and shrubs as well as in your garden. Shredded paper also provides warmth, protection, and nutrients for the plant’s roots. Watch this video to find out more.

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danny and tricia discussing the rose vine

How to Prune a Climbing Rose Vine

A climbing rose vine looks great on the side of a home, but if you don’t know how to prune it correctly, you could stunt the plant’s growth or kill it. Watch this video for some helpful tips to keep your climbing rose vine healthy.

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meat thermometer in soil

How to Test Soil Temperature in Your Garden

When planting seeds or seedlings in your garden, the temperature of the soil must be within the recommended range for the plant to grow. To measure the temperature of the soil in your yard, use an instant-read cooking thermometer. Watch this video to find out how.

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Using cardboard box to gather leaves

Tip for Gathering Leaves in Your Yard

When raking leaves, one of the biggest challenges is how to gather and haul the leaves away. Watch this video for a simple tip using a cardboard box that can make the job of disposing of leaves in your yard a lot easier.

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Mixing up protective solution for flower bulbs

Give Flower Bulbs a Protective Bath Before Planting

Planting bulbs is a great way to add flowers to your garden. Before planting your bulbs in the garden, give them a protective bath to reduce the chance of disease and encourage growth. Watch this video to find out how.

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