DIY Network

DIY Network/Topics /

Soil

Top 68 Soil Projects

  1. 16. Raising Landscaping Grade (00:01:00)

    Landscaping soil is used to raise the grade against a home for curb appeal.

  2. 17. Chessboard Patio (04:50)

    This yard is the ultimate entertaining space with its chessboard patio.

  3. 18. Soil Mix for Greenhouses

    DIY experts offer soil secrets for a successful greenhouse.

  4. 19. Lumpy Lawn Cure (04:10)

    New lawns can be lumpy; here's advice to help you level your yard.

  5. 20. Watering Lawns and Plants (01:46)

    Ahmed demonstrates the right way to water lawns and plantings.

  6. 21. Conducting a Soil Test

    Learn about the benefits of conducting a simple soil test. The DIY Network experts discuss how test results can tell you how to amend s...

  7. 22. How to Analyze Soil Temps and Drainage

    Soil temperature and water drainage rates are as important to a plant as sunlight and fertilizer. Learn how to analyze these key elemen...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 23. Keeping Potted Plants Hydrated (00:23)

    Do you forget to water? Here's a way to keep plants from drying out.

  9. 24. Toro Dingo TX 525 (01:29)

    This walk-behind compact utility loader has more than 30 attachments.

  10. 25. Laying a Sod Lawn (00:02:48)

    Ahmed explains and demonstrates the proper process for laying a sod lawn.

  11. 26. How to Grow Beets (04:34)

    Joe Lamp'l shares expert advice on planting, growing and harvesting beets.

  12. 27. How to Choose and Use a Rototiller

    The rotary tiller, which uses metal tines to break up the soil, is one of the most valuable tools a garden can have. The professionals ...

  13. 28. How to Use Solarization to Keep Soil in Great Shape

    Solarization employs plastic to heat up the soil, eliminating garden pests and diseases that overwinter in the soil.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 29. Simple Soil Tests

    DIY Network experts show how a few simple tests can determine what you need to do to help your soil and improve your gardening results.

  15. 30. Soil Preparation

    Organic amendments will help correct soil deficiencies in a new garden.

Advertisement