You don’t need expensive outdoor furniture to make a great impression. For example, this inviting set of table and chairs was rescued from a nearby street on “junk day.” Instead of being hauled to the landfill, they were put to good use on a brick patio. A vintage crystal chandelier (look for them at a local antique stores) complements the chipped metal furniture.
Low-Maintenance Perennials for the Midwest
Looking for no-fail flowers? Here are some of our top picks for Midwestern gardens.
Create Stunning Hanging Baskets
Use our ideas to create the best-looking hanging baskets on your block!
Plant a Living Wreath
Plant a low-care wreath that looks good outdoors all summer long.
Use our online plant dictionary to search for the perfect plants for your Midwest garden.
New Varieties for 2013
Learn about the hottest new plant varieties for your garden.
Top Flowering Shrubs for the Midwest
Add color and year-round structure to your yard with shrubs. Here are top picks for the Midwest!
Home Landscaping 101
Get the basics to making your yard look professionally designed.