Home Improvement Expert Danny Lipford

Lawn & Garden

November Lawn & Garden To-Do List

November Lawn & Garden To-Do List
Fall gardening is an exercise in delayed gratification – new plants barely put down roots before going dormant, and amended beds won’t show their gratitude until spring. Read on to find out how to clean up, organize, and take stock of your yard during November.
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October Lawn & Garden To-Do List

October Lawn & Garden To-Do List
In October, gardeners have a color show unequaled in any other season. While many summer annuals are still blooming, trees begin their yearly show of fall color, and fall-blooming perennials explode into bloom. Read on for a list of October to-do jobs for your yard.
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How to Replace a Wooden Shovel Handle the Right Way

How to Replace a Wooden Shovel Handle the Right Way
Find out how to replace a wooden shovel handle the right way by orienting the grain of the wood to make it stronger. Watch this video to find out more.
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September Lawn & Garden To-Do List

September Lawn & Garden To-Do List
September heralds the fall gardening season with cooler temperatures and a first taste of autumn in the air. Now’s the time to be outside to enjoy the beautiful weather while taking care of some of the following lawn and garden tasks for September.
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How to Clean and Maintain a Wood Fence

How to Clean and Maintain a Wood Fence
Watch this video for tips on how to clean and stain a wood fence in your yard to keep it looking good and protect the wood from damage caused by the weather and the sun.
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August Lawn & Garden To-Do List

August Lawn & Garden To-Do List
August is in the “dog days of summer,” the hottest and most sultry time of the year. Everything seems languid and still – except mosquitoes – and the sun threatens to bake lawns, gardens, and gardeners alike. Read on to find some August tasks for your yard.
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Building a DIY Block Retaining Wall

Building a DIY Block Retaining Wall
Building a stackable block retaining wall makes a great do-it-yourself project, though it does require a good bit of physical labor and some heavy lifting. Watch this video to find out how to go about it.
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July Lawn & Garden To-Do List

July Lawn & Garden To-Do List
Rainfall is scarce in July, and soaring temperatures can cause your garden and lawn to slow down to conserve energy. Vegetable gardens kick into high gear and need some extra attention while other plants can benefit from special treatment as well. Read on to find out more.
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