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Outdoor Ideas

How-to ideas from readers that save money and make chores easier.

Outdoor Ideas

A lot can go wrong over the winter when tools aren't properly...
Don't let cabin fever bring you down this winter! Why stay...
Just because it's cold out doesn't mean the work stops --...
Have fun with the harvest by turning seasonal bounty into family- and...
Here are a few favorite porches from our readers. Share your photos...

Outdoor ideas: Fishing

Construction Projects

Carefully plan for your needs and choose a contractor wisely
These handcrafted homes are carved without power tools and are more...
A barn beautifully restored in an 8-year endeavor
Does your lane look rough?

Outdoor ideas: Swimming pond

Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
4/18/14 | 1:48 PM
We captured some nice video last night, mainly by chance. David Ekstrom, a video producer...read more
Betsy's Backyard |
4/15/14 | 3:17 PM
We had torrents of rain over the weekend, but not before Bob sowed the oats (cultivated,...read more