Great gardening hacks
Protect your plants with milk containers
Are you eager to get your plants in the ground? Cut the bottoms out of large containers and set them over new and fragile plants to protect them from bugs or frost.
Corral your clippings
When trimming hedges, use a plastic kiddie pool to catch clippings, kicking it along as you clip. The clippings fall into the pool, making clean-up a snap. When you’re done trimming, dump the clippings into your mulch pile. – Matthew Steffano
Follow our guide on how to prune trees and shrubs.