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Top 58 Soil Projects

  1. 16. How to Grow Peppers (03:32)

    Joe Lamp'l shares expert advice on planting and growing peppers.

  2. 17. How to Use a Yard Compactor

    A yard compactor packs down gravel and soil. It has a heavy steel plate on the bottom that causes the vibration that packs down the dir...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 18. How To Find a Site and Sample Soil

    Learn how to determine a new garden's location and check the soil's condition.

    Time:
    Month
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 19. Soil Preparation for Perennials

    A DIY Network expert explains how to prepare soil for growing healthy perennials.

  5. 20. Soil Specifics

    DIY experts discuss how to check soil conditions and what kinds of characteristics "good" soil should have.

  6. 21. Front Yard Transformation (05:47)

    This century-old house may be a dream, but its yard is a nightmare.

  7. 22. How to Grow Potatoes (05:02)

    Joe Lamp'l shows how to plant, grow and harvest potatoes.

  8. 23. Chessboard Patio (04:50)

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

  9. 24. Weeds as Warnings

    DIY Network offers tips on how you can let weeds tell you what's wrong with your garden.

  10. 25. How To Lay New Sod

    A quick fix to a dead landscape is instant green sod. Just a few rolls make a vibrant green carpet.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 26. Features and Devices for the Greenhouse

    The DIY Network experts discusses some features and devices that will enhance your greenhouse.

  12. 27. Lawn Care: Killing A Lawn, Testing Soil, Spreading Seed

    As with any project, before tackling the complicated aspects of a task, it's necessary to master the fundamentals first. These are the ...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 28. A Lush Lawn for Curb Appeal (00:01:13)

    Nothing enhances your home's curb appeal more than a lush, green lawn.

  14. 29. Growing Herbs (03:18)

    Joe Lamp'l shows how to plant movable herb gardens in strawberry pots.

  15. 30. Garden Soil Tests (01:34)

    Learn why soil samples are a great tool for getting your soil in shape.

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