10 Easy Ways to Bring Your Outdoor Space to Life

August 26, 2011 at 3:31 pm

Some people have a creative mind that allows them to turn even a small boring space into something really spectacular. Others avoid doing anything with their deck, patio or yard because they just don’t know where to begin. If this sounds like you or maybe you’re just looking for a little inspiration to get you excited, below are 10 easy ways that you can bring your outdoor space to life. Hanging Baskets – Such a simple thing can really make a dynamic impact. Hanging baskets can be filled with flowers or plants and hung pretty much anywhere you can install a hook for a chain or tie a string. Create Borders – When you have a well-defined space, everything looks neat and organized. You could buy edging or borders or you could simply plant rows of flowers. Seeds are inexpensive, sometimes even free and they will define your lawn. Lighting [...]

How to Build a Dog House

January 22, 2010 at 8:56 am

Every dog deserves a house and to make it happen its owner should know how to build a dog house. In this article we will discuss in detail about making a custom dog house. Making a dog house by yourself and gifting it to your dog is a great feeling that cannot be achieved by buying a commercial dog house. Moreover, building it yourself will save you money and it will be built as per your requirements and taste. Finally, it will be up to your dog to decide if he really likes his new home. If you are too lazy to start from scratch or worry that you might mess it up, then you might try and find some kits available in the market, which will make the process lot easier. The requirements to build a dog house are wooden ply sheet, a hammer and nails, and a saw [...]