Rain chains: A beautiful and functional alternative to traditional, closed gutter downspouts. Guiding rain water visibly down chains or cups from the roof to the ground, rain chains transform a plain gutter downspout into a pleasing water feature.
Our 2016 trend backyard boldness takes a creative approach to outdoor living. DIY garden trinkets bring some fun to your garden. Here is a round-up full of great ideas and tutorials on how to make a variety of trinkets.
21 DIY Greenhouses with Great Tutorials: Ultimate collection of THE BEST tutorials on how to build amazing DIY greenhouses, hoop tunnels and cold frames! Lots of inspirations to get you started! - A Piece of Rainbow (outdoor flower planters)
Self watering hanging basket. The link shows putting a small pot in center and filling with water but I like the water bottle idea shown in illustration.remember to line bottom with plastic bag (between the soil and fiber or moss) - Gardening For Life
Pine Cone Mulch - an attractive border and maybe a practical way to keep dogs and cats out of your garden beds. As they breakdown, they will add nutrients to your garden too. Pine cones also look great as a decorative mulch for container gardens.