DIY Network

How to Add a Border to a Garden

A garden border is anything that separates two distinct areas.

DIY Network/Topics /

Borders

Top 51 Borders Projects

  1. 1. Bamboo Bath (06:20)

    Matt comes up with creative uses for a single sheet of bamboo.

  2. 2. Edging a Flower Bed (01:00)

    Give your landscaping a finished appearance with brick borders.

  3. 3. Paper-Folding Pointers (05:02)

    Make your scrapbook stand out with unique decorative frames and borders.

  4. 4. How to Plant a Hedge

    Whether you have a formal or an informal garden, hedges can provide the perfect wind barrier, living fence or wildlife home in your gar...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 5. Perennial Border (03:41)

    Perennials bring instant color, height and texture to any landscape.

  6. 6. How to Use Annuals for Color Next to a Fence or Walkway

    Plant taller in the back and shorter in the front to provide shade and visual interest in an annual garden next to a walkway or fence.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 7. Dramatic Stained Glass Page (03:49)

    Create a dramatic stained glass border for your scrapbook page.

  8. 8. Colorful Steel Arbor (04:40)

    An arbor with retractable shade panels brings new life to this backyard.

  9. 9. How to Install Brick Edging

    If grass is creeping into your flower beds or you just want a more finished look to your landscaping, try installing brick edging.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 10. Step 6: Add Cobble Border (01:56)

    Step 6 tells how to add a decorative cobblestone border to a walkway.

  11. 11. Edging a Pond (01:46)

    Don't forget to add the finishing touch to your pond: a border.

  12. 12. Tubular Garden Edging (02:00)

    See how basic copper tubing creates a creative border for beds and gardens.

  13. 13. A Living Room to Remember (00:20:00)

    Nicole paints the border around her favorite feature: the fireplace.

  14. 14. Prefab Metal Arch Install (03:22)

    Amy shows a homeowner how to install a prefab arch around her bathtub.

  15. 15. Tips on Garden Border Materials

    DIY Experts discuss the pros and cons of garden border materials, including such points as cost, durability and purpose.

« Previous  1234Next »

Advertisement