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Top 51 Borders Projects

  1. 16. 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
  2. 17. Tubular Garden Edging (02:00)

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

  3. 18. How To Plant Daylilies and Mulch

    With the planted border complete, set off its beauty with a few pots of daylilies and a layer of mulch.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 19. How To Add Medium-Height Shrubs

    With the tall shrubs in place, now it's time to add some medium-height shrubs.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. Tips on Garden Border Materials

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

  6. 21. How To Prepare a Space for a Shrub Border

    Learn how to choose shrubs that are right for your yard, creating cascading waves of color that will last from season to season.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 22. Garden Guides (00:00:23)

    Keep the water hose from damaging your plants while watering.

  8. 23. Installing Brick Edging (01:00)

    Give your landscaping a finished appearance with brick borders.

  9. 24. Curbside Planting (04:05)

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

  10. 25. Front Door Facelift (06:39)

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

  11. 26. How to Plant a Border Garden

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

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 27. Borders (01:05)

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

  13. 28. Colorful Steel Arbor (04:40)

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

  14. 29. Scraps and Squares (03:38)

    Recycle paper scraps for journaling squares, fun borders and showy pages.

  15. 30. Step 6: Add Cobble Border (01:56)

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

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