Outdoor Project Ideas

  1. ‘Handy’ Flower Pot Makes Fun Mother’s Day Project for Family

    Want to surprise mom with a special gift this Mother’s Day? Here’s a fun family project even the youngest member of your family can help with. This decorated flower pot is sure to be a hands-down favorite with any mom. Fill with mom’s favorite flowers. [Read the rest of this article...]

  2. “Green Roof” Birdhouse

    A bird lover and in need of something to spruce up the yard? Then this fun project is right up your alley! [Read the rest of this article...]

  3. Blooming Pumpkin Fall Floral Arrangement

    Enjoy the crisp weather before winter sets in by creating a pumpkin planter with your favorite fall flowers. It is a great addition to any autumn landscape! [Read the rest of this article...]

  4. Build a Fairy House

    Want to make your garden extra special this year? Why not help your kids build a fairy house, using sticks found around the yard. Be sure to watch for fairies as dusk approaches! [Read the rest of this article...]

  5. Charming Wooden Spoon Plant Markers

    Wooden spoons can be used outside of the kitchen, too! Your kids will love this paint project and the finished product will help to classify all of your garden’s flowers. [Read the rest of this article...]

  6. Create Your Own Basket

    Can't find the right combination of flowers you are looking for in a flower basket? Exercise your hidden creativity and make a custom hanging basket that fits your style and taste! Be sure to mix flowers that are compatible. [Read the rest of this article...]

  7. Flower Pounding Note Cards

    This project is perfect to add to your stationary and will have you remembering your garden all year long! These flower note cards even make the perfect gift! [Read the rest of this article...]

  8. How to Plant a Strawberry Pot with Hens and Chicks

    Available at local garden centers, strawberry pots are urn-shaped with an open top and multiple planting holes cut into the sides into which small plants are tucked. [Read the rest of this article...]

  9. Outdoor Clematis Getaway

    Create a flowering hide-out for your child, giving them a space of their own to play outside. This clematis structure can also add a new element to your backyard landscaping as they bloom throughout the long summer! [Read the rest of this article...]

  10. Plant an Eco-Friendly Rain Garden

    Rain gardens are a natural way to absorb storm water runoff, preventing overflow from polluting rivers and streams and offers a eco-friendly solution to having a garden all summer long! [Read the rest of this article...]

  11. Plant the Perfect Porch or Patio Planter

    With summer coming to an end and cooler temperatures arriving, enjoy these planters as you relax on your porch or patio. These flower pots will add to fall’s changing colors! [Read the rest of this article...]

  12. Portable Herb Garden



    Create a portable herb garden to keep herbs handy in the kitchen or by the grill. Makes a great Father’s Day gift for the grill master in your household. [Read the rest of this article...]