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Top 68 Soil Projects

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

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

  2. 47. Picket Fence Planter (05:49)

    Plant a mint or herb garden in this easy-to-make picket fence planter.

  3. 48. 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.

  4. 49. How to Grow Potatoes (05:02)

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

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

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

  7. 52. Building a Planting Bed (02:36)

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

  8. 53. 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
  9. 54. Pond Depth (01:57)

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

  10. 55. Garden Soil Tests (01:34)

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

  11. 56. Gardening in Small Spaces (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics on gardening in small spaces.

  12. 57. Soil Preparation

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

  13. 58. 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
  14. 59. How To Build a Potting Box for a Greenhouse

    Learn how to make a potting box, or soil box, in the heart of a greenhouse.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 60. Barreto Trencher (01:19)

    This trencher's unique manual chain control lets you dig the toughest soil.

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