Gardening Tools & Materials
Discover a guide to the tools & materials involved with your gardening.
Expandable garden hoses do all of the work of a traditional hose, but they shrink down into lightweight, portable tubes for easy storage. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the four best expandable garden hoses on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you and your home. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.
Ask This Old House Landscape Contractor Jenn Nawada explains what should be done to maintain a set of bypass pruners and why it matters.
Garden rakes can help you maintain your yard by raking leaves, mulch, dirt, and other materials. The This Old House Reviews team tested five garden rakes on a series of metrics to help you find the right rake for your gardening needs. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores and online retailers like Amazon.
Loosen compact soil, dig holes for plants, cut through roots, and perform other gardening tasks with help from one of the best pickaxes available on Amazon.
Hole-digging advice with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook
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Turn the struggling ribbon of lawn between the sidewalk and the street into a glorious garden with tough, easy-care plants
Take advantage of the longer, warmer days to spruce up, indoors and out.
Prune in early spring to get the best blossoms. Use these tools and materials for beautiful results