Creating the ultimate outdoor space has never been easier thanks to our tips and tricks for backyard landscaping. Get inspired to start—and complete!—your next garden project with the help of these great ideas.
For three decades, landscape designer Jon Carloftis fantasized about owning a historic property in Lexington called Botherum. When it finally became available, he didn't let a dense forest of weeds or a raucous crew of raccoons scare him away. He pulled on his boots, got to work, and in one whirlwind year created the sprawling southern garden of his dreams.
This customizable DIY outdoor project creates a safe habitat for solitary bees.
Keep your dog's habits and character in mind when creating your outdoor space.