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Backyard Growers

In the small historic city of Gloucester, Massachusetts, hundreds of garden beds are managed by Program Director, Corinne Lippie along with more than two hundred volunteers in the non-profit organization, Backyard Growers. Gardening Know How chose them for a 2020 sponsorship based on Corinne’s specific request for signage funding.   Gardening in Gloucester Gloucester has a large immigrant …

Caridad Gardens

Merideth Spriggs makes things happen.  Calling her an innovator doesn’t fully capture her awesome ability to make a difference in the world.  Awarding Gardening Know How’s 2020 School and Community Garden Sponsorship to Caridad Charity was an easy decision. As Chief Kindness Officer in Las Vegas, Nevada, Merideth Spriggs started this sizable charity in 2021 with a Gardening …

The Charles Henry Chapman Memorial Community Garden

Geoffrey Johnson was chosen as a recipient of Gardening Know How’s community garden sponsorship. His energy, foresight, and generosity are a perfect example of how successful community gardens are born. Alpha Phi Alpha Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is the first intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity established in 1906 for African American Men at Cornell University in Ithaca, New …

25 DIY Bar Carts and Accessories

Get ready to host your next party with these ideas for DIY bar carts and accessories. We have idea for every style and space. Looking for more great bar ideas? Build a rustic bar with a galvanized metal top, or build a wood bar cart. And don’t forget to build some bar stools! 25 DIY Bar […] The …

Get This Look: The Fixer Upper Cargo Ship House Kitchen

The Fixer Upper Cargo Ship House Kitchen is one of our favorites and you will know why when you see this lovely blend of farmhouse style in the kitchen. If you can’t get enough of Fixer Upper style check out these posts: farmhouse style signs, Fixer Upper kitchen design elements, and  DIY Fixer Upper Projects. How to Get […] The …

Lace DIY Window Film

Add privacy but keep natural light with this lace DIY window film. Simple and inexpensive, you can totally get great results! See all we have on windows, including: A New-Sew Magnetic Window Covering  – How to Make and Install a Roman Blind   –  DIY Interior Window Shutters How to DIY Window Film using Lace by […] The …

French Country Laundry Room

Go big and beautiful with a French Country Laundry Room that doubles as a butler’s pantry. Break down the elements in this room to design a similar space in your home. Looking for more ideas? Try Floral French Home Decor Ideas, Farmhouse Laundry Room on a Budget, and Inspirational Laundry Room Spaces. French Country Laundry […] The …

25 Best Back to School Lunches

Get creative with back to school lunches. We have rounded up ideas that are easy, fun and everything in between. Use these ideas to pack a little love in your brown bag school lunches. Looking for more great back to school ideas? We’ve got Back to School Mantels, Back to School Decor Ideas, and organizing […] The …

How to Pick a Color Palette For Your Home

Create your own color palette for home decor and wall paint using our easy 5-step process. Having a home color scheme you love makes decorating decisions easier and less stressful! As you choose a home color palette, you’ll also love How to Choose a Whole Home Paint Color,  How to Decorate with Color and Confidence, […] The …

Caulking Tips for Beginners

 Caulk. It can be intimidating and definitely takes some time, but use these caulking tips and you’ll love the finished, professional look you create! Use your caulking skills on these projects: Beginner Tips and Tricks for Installing Trim  —  Built-In Bookshelves for Your Home  —  Build a Wall-to-Wall Built-In Desk and Bookcase By Colleen of Lemon Thistle […] The …