Adam Burke

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7 Secrets For A High-Yield Vegetable Garden, Even When You're Tight On Space

Try these organic tips and tricks to get the most out of your planting space<p>Imagine harvesting nearly half a ton of tasty, beautiful, organically …

Gardening

10 books that’ll help you achieve more success in life

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're looking for that edge, that secret to success, the answers might already be available to you.<p>While you may think these tips …

Self-improvement

How to Make Yourself Work (When You're Not in the Mood)

How to beat procrastination and get things done even when you don't feel like working.<p>Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they're tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, …

Procrastination

People are falling in love with a simple productivity system that just uses pen and paper

I’m one of those people who is constantly testing out new productivity apps in the hopes that <i>this</i> is the technology that will transform my life for good. Each new app promises to make me more efficient than the last.<p>But I’ve never been able to find a method that quite beats the flexibility and …

Productivity

Inspiring Backyard Pond Ideas - Quiet Corner

If you’ve always wanted a backyard pond, you’re not alone. Hundreds of thousands of homeowners already have them and thousands more are installing …

Landscaping

Wood Joinery - Pocket Joint - Quiet Corner

Pocket joints are nothing more than a screw that is driven diagonally through one board into another. <b>Pocket joints</b> are very similar to dowel joints …

Inspiring Retaining Walls Ideas - Quiet Corner

<b>Retaining walls</b> are structures designed to restrain soil to unnatural slopes. They are used to bound soils between two different elevations often in …

DIY - How to Build a Pergola - Quiet Corner

Here’s a structure that won’t provide shelter from wind or rain, and is only marginally better when it comes to the midday sun. So, why build it? …

DIY - Adirondack Chair and Table - Quiet Corner

It’s a good thing that so many plastic patio chairs are designed to stack, and the aluminum ones fold up flat. That means we can get them put away …

Woodworking

Creating Charming Hideaway - Small Backyard Ideas - Quiet Corner

Most homeowners know that buying a property often comes along with certain amount of compromise. For some, this means making peace with a cozy yard …

DIY Floors that Look Like a Million Bucks

Flooring is one of the things that has the biggest impact on the look of a room — but beautiful floors can also be really expensive. But the good …

Rental Housing

DIY Modular Seating – (free plan)

What we have here is an amazing piece of furniture, that you can build at home. The DIY modular seating can be easily made from wooden boards and …

HugeDomains.com - OurGardenClub.com is for sale (Our Garden Club)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

DIY - Garden Love Seat - Quiet Corner

This slatted garden bench makes the perfect garden love seat.<p>You will need:<p>1 of 900 x 900mm 16mm marine plywood*<br>• 7 of 20 x 94mm PAR pine – cut to …

Woodworking

DIY Outdoor Wood Bench

(Image credit: DIY Candy)<p>This is a little labor intensive, but the result is beautiful. If you're interested in a bit of a challenge and want to …

Woodworking

14 Barbecue and Grilling Secrets From America's Barbecue Champions

The smell of smoking meats, the heat from the grill, it’s what summers and good weather are made for. <b>Don’t let the good vibes at your next cookout be</b> …