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Colorful Covered Porch Ideas with Outdoor Dining Set

Posted by: on April 21st, 2015 | 28 Comments

We love the bright, airy colors on this covered porch styled by Darnetha Myers of Chippa Sunshine. It was time for a patio makeover, and as you’ll see, she brought some excellent porch ideas to the project. But Darnetha also provided a clean canvas for her outdoor decor artistry by stripping and staining the cement patio [...]

DIY Spooky Halloween Decorations: Secrets from a Hollywood Designer

Posted by: on October 21st, 2014 | 7 Comments

  Hand it to a Hollywood production designer to know exactly how to turn his front yard into a creepy– seriously creepy– Halloween display. We’re talking about Johnny Love, who has a growing following of fans for his annual Love Manor Halloween house, his amazingly elaborate tribute to the macabre. He’s shown us how he [...]

Christmas Craft Ideas: Tomato Cage Christmas Tree

Posted by: on November 28th, 2013 | One Comment

  Create this cute Christmas tree using a tomato cage, some decorative fabric and a garden urn. It’s one of the Christmas craft ideas we have for the holiday season. Just follow the step-by-step tutorial for this Tomato Cage Christmas Tree project. We have downloadable instructions, too. 

Outdoor Lighting Ideas for Your Backyard

Posted by: on June 18th, 2013 | 7 Comments

  Warm summer nights should be enjoyed outdoors. But to do that, you’ll need to incorporate lighting into your outdoor space. During our Patio Style Challenge this spring, our bloggers incorporated lighting in several different ways. Here are a few of their outdoor lighting ideas. HANG STRING LIGHTS In the photo above, Whitney of The [...]

How to Create a Flower Tower

Posted by: on May 31st, 2013 | 13 Comments

  Make an instant statement in your garden with this DIY Flower Tower project. You might have seen this project featured in a Home Depot TV commercial. Here are the step-by-step instructions. We have printable instructions you can download, too.

A Family-Friendly Outdoor Dining Space by Dana of House*Tweaking

Posted by: on May 6th, 2013 | 21 Comments

In our Style Challenge series, we ask some of our favorite bloggers from around the web to surprise us with their ideas for creating a stylish and functional space using Home Depot products as a starting point. When we saw the incredible progress that Dana of the blog House*Tweaking and her family have made on their 1950s [...]

Meet The Material: Chain Link Fence

Posted by: on August 15th, 2012 | 3 Comments

  What do weaving, a British industrial town, a farmer’s son, and steel have in common? All played a role in the creation of the chain link fence. It began with Charles Barnard, an ironmonger in 19th century England (these days, Americans would call him a hardware store owner). He knew there was a need for [...]

Uninvited Dinner Guests? Fence Them Out

Posted by: on May 21st, 2012 | 2 Comments

If you’re starting a vegetable garden for the first time (or just completed our raised bed project), then you’re probably looking forward to sitting down to your first dinner made with vegetables you’ve grown yourself. Chances are, you’re not the only one. Your neighbors are already covetously looking at your growing produce, biding their time [...]

Places: Decorating Small Balconies

Posted by: on April 11th, 2012 | 2 Comments

  The balconies of many of today’s apartments and condos are often not very big, and they can present somewhat of a design challenge. That’s why The Home Depot has a section on our website dedicated to creating big style in small outdoor spaces, including balconies, terraces or small patios. Take a look at some of [...]

Perk Up Your Patio With Outdoor Lighting

Posted by: on March 26th, 2012 | 2 Comments

One of the easiest ways to spruce up your patio is by using low voltage lighting. Well placed outdoor lighting fixtures can help define your backyard space by illuminating walkways and beautiful gardens. It will also improve the functionality of the space by allowing you to enjoy it well after the sun goes down.   [...]