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Top 68 Soil Projects

  1. 46. Watering Lawns and Plants (01:46)

    Ahmed demonstrates the right way to water lawns and plantings.

  2. 47. Keeping Potted Plants Hydrated (00:23)

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

  3. 48. 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...

  4. 49. Blueberries (04:43)

    Plant right and you'll be rewarded with delicious blueberries for years.

  5. 50. Wacker Rammer Tamper (00:56)

    Wacker's four-cylinder Rammer Tamper makes soil compacting a breeze.

  6. 51. Solarizing Soil (02:18)

    Reduce disease in your garden by solarizing your soil. .

  7. 52. 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
  8. 53. Starting a New Garden (20:00)

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

  9. 54. Sod Removal, Soil Prep and Weed Control

    Garden beds are a great way to lay out a vegetable garden. DIY shows how to clear the space, prep the soil and shield against weeds.

  10. 55. How to Make Your Own Potting Soil

    There is no need to purchase expensive bagged potting soil once you learn how easy it is to mix at home.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 56. 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
  12. 57. 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
  13. 58. Soil Quality (01:25)

    Dirt that doesn't retain water or nutrients won't do a landscape much good.

  14. 59. Sensational Spinach (00:20:01)

    Learn the best ways to plant spinach and discover valuable harvesting tips.

  15. 60. Lumpy Lawn Cure (04:10)

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

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