Outdoor Living

Weekend Project: DIY Patio Table With Built-In Coolers

Take a look at one of the most awesome outdoor accessories we’ve seen.

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10 Things in Your Backyard You Can Reuse or Recycle

Although backyards may not accumulate as much stuff as garages, many people do acquire plenty of items for the yard like furniture, gardening supplies and other materials.

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Nature’s Medicine: The Health Benefits of Being Outdoors

In our society, we tend to focus on things that can be quantified, such as how much money we have, how big our house is and where we are on the corporate ladder. Things that cannot easily be measured, such as the importance of nature, are placed at…

Make Waves with a Natural Swimming Pool

After 30-plus years of swimming in chlorinated pools, I can tell you that I’m sick and tired of red eyes, dried-out skin, green hair and bleached swimsuits. I’m ready for a change, and that change just may be a natural swimming pool (NSP). These……

Go Wild! How to Certify Your Backyard as Wildlife Habitat

Most of us take great pleasure in being good hosts. When the game’s on, we bring out the beer and hot wings; for girls’ night, the wine starts flowing and we pull out the trashy rom-coms; when the neighborhood kids descend for sleepover…

Save Energy, Boil Water with a SunRocket Solar Kettle

Earth911 reviews the SunRocket, a kettle that heats your water with the power of the sun.

Camping Gets Cooler with New Hammock Shelter

Stay dry and protected on your next camping trip — and well off the ground — with the Nubé.

Summer Fun Projects from Pinterest

The lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer may be coming to a close soon, but there are still a few weeks left to enjoy the season in the sun. What better way to do that than to craft something that …

Weekend Project: DIY Patio Table with Built-In Coolers

Take a look at one of the most awesome outdoor accessories we’ve seen.

Weekend Project: DIY Patio Table with Built-In Coolers

If you’ve been browsing the Web for low-cost ways to boost your backyard gatherings, you might as well stop looking now. Dreamed up by crafty couple Sarah Bowes-Pope and Alex Pope of the blog Domesticated Engineer, this stunning wood patio …