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STIHL professionals want to help you with your do-it-yourself projects. That’s why they came up with step-by-step how-to guides for projects around your lawn. From how to prune trees to fire pit tips, find out how STIHL can help you with your DIY project.

Vertical Garden Wall

Vertical Garden Wall

Pocket vertical garden bags are one of my favorite methods for a green wall because it is simple and effective. Enjoy this beautiful backdrop for years to come, and add and remove plants as needed to keep it looking fresh.

How to Stain Concrete Walkways

How to Stain Concrete Walkways

Staining is an easy and perfect way to soften up the look of concrete in any landscape.

Trim Trees and Shrubs for Definition

Trim Trees and Shrubs for Definition

Bushes, hedges and shrubs possess a natural beauty that can boost the curb appeal of your home, while providing an attractive complement to lawns, trees, gardens and hardscapes. Well-trimmed plants also prevent your outdoor spaces from looking overgrown and open up walkways.

Add a Landscape Feature

Add a Landscape Feature

Including a large landscape feature, like a dry creek bed, is a great way to add some dimension to your front yard.

Get Planting

Get Planting

Make a statement in your front yard with bright flowers and blooms

How to Build a Brick Mosaic

How to Build a Brick Mosaic

Learn how to build a brick mosaic with Sara Bendrick.

Gutter Cleaning Made Easy

Gutter Cleaning Made Easy

Find the best way to clean out your gutters and downspouts and learn about types of equipment to save you time and effort on essential fall home maintenance.

How to Choose a Christmas Tree

How to Choose a Christmas Tree

Tips on picking out the very best Christmas tree.

How to Select, Split, Stack, and Store Firewood

How to Select, Split, Stack, and Store Firewood

We've got a number of helpful tips on the best way to stack winter wood.

Tips to Install a Fire Pit

Tips to Install a Fire Pit

A fire pit is a great place to gather outdoors and share a conversation – as well as a few marshmallows. Learn the basics of shopping for, building and caring for a fire pit you can add to your own property.

Fall Leaf Clearing

Fall Leaf Clearing

Clearing leaves off the lawn prevents suffocation, letting the ground breathe in preparation for spring. Get tips on clearing the leaves and what to do with them when you're done.

How to Prune Your Property

How to Prune Your Property

If you have trees and shrubs that need regular pruning, this guide is for you.

Pruning 101: Back to the Basics

Pruning 101: Back to the Basics

Pruning is one of the least understood disciplines in arboriculture for a variety of reasons. Consequently, arborists are always learning new pruning methods that may contradict previous practices — remaining current takes time and effort.

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