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Top 68 Soil Projects

  1. 16. Soil Preparation for Perennials

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

  2. 17. 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
  3. 18. #10: Grapple Attachment (01:14)

    A grapple attachment clears out brush without disturbing the soil.

  4. 19. Going Organic (04:58)

    Joe Lamp'l shows how to start a garden or convert an old one to organic.

  5. 20. Tips for Watering Lawn in Summer

    The gardening experts at the DIY Network urge you to consider everything from soil properties to watering equipment when considering ho...

  6. 21. Fertilizer Facts

    DIY Network explains the key basics about fertilizer that will help you select the right type based on your soil composition and growin...

  7. 22. How to Lay Sod

    Everything grows in the soil, so it's important to prepare the soil properly.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 23. Building a Planting Bed (00:60)

    Building a planting bed is a great weekend project that's hard to mess up.

  9. 24. 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
  10. 25. Laying Sod (01:00)

    Jason Cameron shares tips on laying sod to create a lush new lawn.

  11. 26. Planting Tomatoes

    The DIY Network experts share these tips for growing tomatoes in your summer vegetable garden.

  12. 27. 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.

  13. 28. Keeping Potted Plants Hydrated (00:23)

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

  14. 29. 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...

  15. 30. Chessboard Patio (04:50)

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

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