Garden

5 ways to bring your garden indoors for fall

Fall can be a tough time for gardeners. There are still plenty of things to do to keep busy in the yard, but there’s a looming sense that everything’s wrapping up and going dormant soon. The best prescription is to keep the garden feeling going indoors. Garden lovers, go ahead and cart a favorite whirligig inside or lay a floor […]

4 fuss-free container planting ideas

Our 2016 Idea House is in the East Bay Hills is in full swing (buy your tickets to see it for yourself). In addition to heaps of ideas for interior design, the property also features great container plantings, featuring the easy-care, water-rise plants from our Sunset Western Garden Collection. Enjoy!

5 steps to a high-impact entry garden

The entry garden sets the stage for your modern home. In traditional home designs, a relatively solid exterior wall defined the house’s edge. The modern approach was to make the home’s exterior walls largely of glass and create a garden wall that defined the “edge” of the house, making the garden as much a part of the home as any […]

5 surprising things you can upcycle as planters

You can upcycle your old typewriter, paint cans, tires and many more things into places for your plants. Here’s a room-by-room guide to where in your own home you might “shop” for new planters.