Landscaping

Landscaping gives your yard a polished look by adding practical elements such as paths and helps you solve problems such as poor drainage. No matter the size and shape of your yard, this is where you can find all landscaping ideas and strategies you'll need.

The Winner of Our Inaugural America's Best Front Yard Contest Literally Stops Traffic

An intrepid gardener creates a tropics-inspired oasis in an unlikely part of the country. Meet the winner of Better Homes & Gardens’ first-annual America’s Best Front Yard Contest.
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These Real-Life Gardens Wowed Us as America's Best Front Yard Finalists

Four lovingly landscaped yards garnered an impressive share of the 6,300 votes we received online. Each one hits a green thumb home run.
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More Landscaping

The 17 Best Perennial Plants for Shade

Brighten up sheltered spots in your landscape with these easy-to-grow, colorful shade plants that come back year after year. These pretty shade perennials can make masked areas the greatest points of interest in your garden.
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Replace Your Boring Downspout with a Decorative Rain Chain

Opt for the prettier rain-redirecting method. Install a rain chain to avoid a wet trouble spot under the downspout, and plant an annuals-filled garden plan centered around the rain chain.