Spring is in the air...
Dearest Friends -
If you've experienced the same luck as we
have here in the Northwest, you've recently been awarded
with (much needed) beautiful sunny days! Spring is
just around the corner, and we can feel
it! Ladies, you may have noticed your husbands spending
more time in the garage prepping the lawn mower, weed eater, chain
saw, wheel barrow, and generally spending more time with his
precious manly possessions in the "man zone (A.K.A. the
garage)." Similarly, men, you may have noticed your wife
spending excessive amounts of time on Pinterest reading,
pinning, and planning projects with a focus on
the garden, yard, potted plants, etc.
So, we here in the great land of Tec Labs meet your
eagerness to get outdoors with our top 5 favorite yard/garden
project ideas to help you jump start your Spring and your yard! So
get things rolling and head to Pinterest to find the pins that
inspire you! Try searching these ideas:
- DIY Perfect Fire Pit! - A few cinder blocks
+ gravel + some elbow grease = and you've got the perfect
backyard retreat the whole family can enjoy!
- DIY Patio Furniture - Pallets are a much more
affordable outdoor furniture option - and you are recycling,
it can't get any better!
- Herb Garden - Up cycle old spoons, mason jars,
even pallets to make your own herb garden - Use green, plant green,
- How to Make Cement Garden Stones - customize
your garden with words & illustrations that speak to you!
- Raised Flower Bed Designs - Find the perfect
garden to fit you and your yard! Low, raised, wide,
narrow, circular, rectangular, the options are endless!
Set forth do-it-yourself-ers, and let these affordable ideas be
the muse for the yard that you deserve!
***Reminder: don't forget to keep all of your Outdoor
Solutions (from your trusted team at Tec Labs) on-hand for the
- Tecnu or Tecnu Extreme -
If any poison oak or ivy plants decide to surprise you.
- Calagel -
for various itches you may encounter.