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Sioux City

YardShare to the Rescue in Sioux City

YardShare member Masman35 in Sioux City is looking for some ideas to boost the appeal of a very plain yard. This homeowner doesnít like the rocks or the existing bushes......

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Patio Table Stump

Landscaping Around Eyesores Got You Stumped?

Sometimes, your budget may hold you back from making major changes in your landscaping. Youíve got to look for ways to create an attractive outdoor environment while saving money. Unfortunately, extreme couponing wonít help you pay for stump removal. ...

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Front Yard Makeover

Postage Stamp Yard Makeover

We love taking a gander at what YardShare members do to turn a yucky yard into a lovely lawn. For some people, this takes years of hard work. But when you have a small plot and a lot of determination, you can make a night and day difference in a single season. Thatís what youíll see in this makeover...

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Walkway & Pathway Garden Ideas

Walk This Way! Pathways to Add Interest to Your Garden

A beautiful garden path is an attraction in its own right, but pathways can serve many purposes in your yard. They invite you and your guests to stroll through the garden, admiring the plants and landscape. ...

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Wheelchair Ramp

Blend Wheelchair Ramps Into Your Landscape Design

As the Baby Boomer generation ages, itís possible that weíll see a shift in how residential areas are made accessible. Itís not hard to imagine McMansions with wide, elaborately decorated granite wheel chair ramps....

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Landscape Lighting

Good Landscape Lighting Makes a Night and Day Difference

Have you ever noticed that as we get older, soft lighting makes us look better? Well, the same often holds true for landscaping. Even the most luscious, green, and perfectly manicured yard is even more magical at night when itís been strategically lit....

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colonial front yard

From Old Colonial to Nouveau Colonial Ė Yard Makeover Time!

Here at YardShare, we look at some pretty disastrous yards and offer advice on how to turn them around. This time, the starting point isnít quite so dreary. The landscaping around this colonial style home isnít horrid, itís just somewhat unimaginative....

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Drainage Problems

Good Drainage Could Transform This Disaster Zone

New or neglected lawns can be a problem thatís easy to acknowledge but tough to fix. Sometimes the challenges are so great that homeowners feel helpless to make a difference. These folks want a well landscaped yard but donít know where to start....

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front yard flat

Plain & Flat Ė The Perfect Front Yard Canvas

Itís pretty common for participants here at YardShare to write in asking for help. Hereís an example of a Plain Jane yard posted by Crystal Hebert. The fact that itís not a sloping lawn is actually a good thing from one perspective. ...

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rock landscaping

Landscaping With Stone

Stones can really add character to a yard and even save you money in the long run while being kind to Mother Earth. For example, stonework can help with watering costs....

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fence

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

Robert Frost wasn't crazy about fences, but his neighbor was. Maybe Frost was messy and the neighbor wanted everybody to know where Frost's property ended and his began; maybe Frost's neighbor wanted to keep kids out of his yard. Who knows? In any case, fences are a very popular addition to many yar...

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small yard

Take Your Yard From Tiny to Terrific

Are you self conscious about the size of your...yard? Having a limited lot isnít anything to be ashamed of. Lots of people have this issue and still manage to live happy and fulfilling landscaping lives....

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help3

YardShare to the Rescue: Dullsville in Daytona

Brenda shared a single shot of her South Daytona front yard with a simple (and politely worded) request: ďMake Me Pretty, Please.Ē Okay, Brenda, letís give it a whirl. First, a look at the yard......

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weeds

Psst! Hey, Man...Got Any Weeds?

They are every landscaper's nemesis, every backyard gardener's mortal enemy. Their very existence, intrusive and even invasive, is one of the main motivators for any outdoor renovation. But no matter what you do, or how much time or money you spend, they always seem to rise from the dead and wreak...

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help2

YardShare to the Rescue: Front Yard Frustration

Stacy Carpenter from Raceland, KY has a familiar dilemma. She bought a new home recently and wants to put her own stamp on the front yard landscape, but doesnít know where to begin. Sheís turned to the YardShare community for help, posting a series of photos and asking for suggestions....

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