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Top 68 Soil Projects

  1. 31. Building a Planting Bed (02:36)

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

  2. 32. How to Grow Beets (04:34)

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

  3. 33. Growing Cucumbers (05:01)

    Joe gives step-by-step instructions for planting easy-to-grow cucumbers.

  4. 34. 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
  5. 35. Starting a New Garden (20:00)

    We'll prep a new garden and demonstrate how to do a soil test.

  6. 36. 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
  7. 37. Essential Compacting Tips (01:13)

    Learn how to pack the soil to prevent loosening or cracking of the pavers.

  8. 38. Laying Sod (01:00)

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

  9. 39. 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
  10. 40. Lumpy Lawn Cure (04:10)

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

  11. 41. Pond Depth (01:57)

    There are specific depths to consider if a pond will have fish or plants.

  12. 42. Toro Dingo TX 525 (01:29)

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

  13. 43. Soil Preparation

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

  14. 44. Soil Specifics

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

  15. 45. Laying a Sod Lawn (00:02:48)

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

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