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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. 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
  3. 48. Picket Fence Planter (05:49)

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

  4. 49. Growing Herbs (03:18)

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

  5. 50. 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
  6. 51. Soil Mix for Greenhouses

    DIY experts offer soil secrets for a successful greenhouse.

  7. 52. Building Garden Beds (00:20:00)

    Build raised planting beds to create healthy soil for your garden plants.

  8. 53. Front Yard Transformation (05:47)

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

  9. 54. Fall Soil Preparation

    DIY experts discuss how amending garden soil in the fall can make things a lot easier come spring.

  10. 55. Toro Dingo TX 525 (01:29)

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

  11. 56. #10: Grapple Attachment (01:14)

    A grapple attachment clears out brush without disturbing the soil.

  12. 57. 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
  13. 58. Laying a Sod Lawn (00:02:48)

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

  14. 59. 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
  15. 60. Essential Compacting Tips (01:13)

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

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