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Create the Lifestyle You Want with AMES

Need some fresh ideas to breathe new life into your yard and garden this year? Get inspired and learn valuable tips from the pros with the latest project ideas from AMES.


Container Garden Getaway


Have a lot of space but not a lot of time? Maybe you have plenty of time but not a lot of space. And of course maybe it’s a combination of both for you. Whatever your situation is, if you want to relax and enjoy your outdoor space follow these guidelines for creating a simple Container Garden Getaway!

Weeding Wars

Flower Beds | Beginner

Weeding is a vital maintenance task to make sure your garden is growing healthy and looks great! There are a lot of different weeds that could grow in your garden and there are a variety of tools that you can use to tackle them. Learn about the different tools you can use to come out as the winner in your weed wars.

Building a Compost Pit

Composting | Beginner

Recycling scraps from your garden, yard and kitchen table is a cost-effective and organic way of helping your garden grow. The breakdown of leaves, grass clippings, fruit peels and other matter helps produce a nutrient-rich substance that can enrich your soil. While there are many ways to start composting, creating a composting pit is a simple way to get started on this process.