Make the outside of your home as ready for the holiday season as the inside with these outdoor Christmas decorating ideas. Our holiday decorating ideas, including beautiful Christmas greenery, festive light displays, and more, are sure to get your yard Christmas-ready.View Slideshow
Gardening in the shade where deer are plentiful can be a challenging situation. But there are plants that thrive in the shade that aren't tempting to hungry deer. Although no plant can be considered completely deer-resistant, here's a list of shade dwellers that most deer avoid. Plus, we've added some fun facts about deer that might help you understand them better.View Slideshow
Include a space for gathering, eating, or relaxing to increase outdoor enjoyment.
A few key decisions transform a large space into a series of intimate outdoor rooms.
A fireplace serves as a patio's focal point.
A few chairs and a fire are all that's needed in this streamlined outdoor space.
A sequestered patio supplies a spot for seats.
Subtle shifts in furniture and plant materials break up a broad patio.
Casual and graceful combine for an intimate gathering spot.
Pretty pavers and hidden outdoor extras create a pleasant outdoor space.
Learn how to turn your outdoor living space into a relaxing, welcome retreat.
Plants and shrubs soften this patio's rigorous design sensibility.
A visually arresting motif forms the floor of this patio.
A happy-go-lucky assembly of plants adds pretty appeal to this patio.