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How to Plant a Border Garden

With the proper care, a perennial border will become more beautiful with each passing year.

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Top 51 Borders Projects

  1. 1. Candy Cane Page (03:48)

    Create a Christmas candy cane scrapbook page that looks good enough to eat!

  2. 2. Installing Brick Edging (01:00)

    Give your landscaping a finished appearance with brick borders.

  3. 3. Front Door Facelift (06:39)

    A neglected front yard gets an upgrade with a more formal design.

  4. 4. Design a Windowpane Coverlet (05:09)

    Design your own windowpane coverlet, a stylish accessory for any bedroom.

  5. 5. Painting a Dining Room (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics of painting a dining room.

  6. 6. Borders (01:05)

    Make sure your lawn doesn't encroach on your garden with a strong edging.

  7. 7. How To Plant a Brilliant Border

    Learn how to pick the right plants for a colorful border that is eye-catching and easy to maintain.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 8. Curbside Planting (04:05)

    Our garden expert creates an eye-catching border at the front of a home.

  9. 9. 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
  10. 10. The Perfect Patio (00:60)

    Ahmed explains the best way to lay out a new patio of decomposed granite.

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

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

  12. 12. How to Add a Border to a Garden

    A garden border is anything that separates two distinct areas.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 13. Tubular Garden Edging (02:00)

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

  14. 14. Step 6: Add Cobble Border (01:56)

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

  15. 15. Elaborate Punch Borders (04:55)

    Learn how to create intricate borders and variations.

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