Small yards come with many challenges. One of the biggest is struggling to make a lawn work in them. The simple fact is that with less space to work with, the lawn itself has to be impeccably planned so that it fits in with decking space, decorative accents and other common yard functions. Otherwise, you […]
With how many chores a yard entails, deciding to stripe your lawn might seem like an added complication to the whole yard care process. But lawn stripes can give a classy, artistic look to a yard and add some unique visual geometry. The beauty with lawn stripes is that they aren’t hard to get. Most […]
When you know you have to replace your deck, you typically just know. The finishing on the surface of the decking materials starts to look worn. In more extreme cases, portions of the boards can be completely rotted through or broken. In the most extreme cases, the frame could start to deteriorate, leading to hazardous deck […]
Replacing a roof is a project we’d all like to put off. It can be a major investment to replace your roof. A new roof could easily run around $5,000 to $10,000 — or more. This varies based on how much contractors charge by area and what types of materials you use. Contractors can take […]
Japanese moss balls, known as Kokedama, are hot right now. No pot required — the ancient Japanese art form is a way to display a plant where the exposed round root ball is the focal point. Hang it, mount one on the wall or create an arrangement on a table for a modern-zen look.
We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Summer is just around the corner. Can you feel it? The days are getting longer, the sun’s getting warmer and we’re all getting ready to enjoy some time outdoors. […]
We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Whether you love yard work and gardening or just see it as a necessary chore, getting organized at the end of the season will make your work easier every […]
Sure, it might not be the most Instagrammable location in my house, but I can honestly say it’s one of the most important spaces: the mudroom. With a few kids, a dog and a whole lot of winter boots, the mudroom has become indispensable as a catch-all for everything from homework to flip flops. Over […]