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The Effect of Fertilizers on Lawns

The Effect of Fertilizers on Lawns

Fertilizing your lawn can help keep it attractive and healthy. However, fertilizing inappropriately can harm your lawn, be dangerous for your children and pets, and also contribute to environmental damage.......[Read More]
Attracting Birds And Wildlife To Your Garden

Attracting Birds And Wildlife To Your Garden

If you are searching for tips on how to get local birds and wildlife to visit your backyard, there are some main items and they are - food, water and nesting places - that's it! So the plants and features of your garden are key to attracting these animals to your garden. Therefore it is a matte......[Read More]
Missed Planting in the Spring? It's Not Too Late

Missed Planting in the Spring? It's Not Too Late

We've all been there, when it gets to this time of year and you wish you had thought about planting seeds and doing your garden earlier. Before you know it, its the middle of summer and with the wet weather we have been having recently, is it even worth attempting anything? There are plenty of ......[Read More]
Using Flower Garden Plants Effectively For a Garden Full of Blooms

Using Flower Garden Plants Effectively For a Garden Full of Blooms

Flower garden plants can be used effectively to produce a stunning garden that has blooms the entire season long. The type of garden plants used should figure prominently in your garden design. Annual......[Read More]
How to Adjust Toro 570 Sprinkler Heads

How to Adjust Toro 570 Sprinkler Heads

Toro is a leading manufacturer of sprinklers and irrigation equipment. Among the company's many products is the 570 MPR line of sprinklers and sprinkler heads. The MPR series stands for "Matched Precipitation Rate," which means that all the sprinklers in the 570 line produce the same volume of water......[Read More]
Design a Small Garden For a Town House Yard - Gardening in a Small Space

Design a Small Garden For a Town House Yard - Gardening in a Small Space

Create a garden in a small town house yard. With some research and planning, the tiny back yard of a row house can become a beautiful garden. Here are some tips to help you plan a garden in the small yard of a townhouse.......[Read More]
Karcher Dealers Across The World

Karcher Dealers Across The World

Karcher has a world-wide presence covering about 47 countries and having 50,000 service stations dotting several parts of the world. With 36,000 Karcher dealers in more than 160 countries......[Read More]
Butterfly Gardening

Butterfly Gardening

Butterflies are not as efficient at pollinating plants as bees, but they pollinate many species of plants. They are also prettier than most bees.......[Read More]
The Best Tips for Growing Your Juniper Bonsai Tree - Part II

The Best Tips for Growing Your Juniper Bonsai Tree - Part II

The juniper species is one of the most popular trees for creating a miniature bonsai tree. anyone can learn the gardening secrets of how to create your very own breathtaking miniature tree that you ca......[Read More]
Green Gardening Ideas

Green Gardening Ideas

Green gardening creates a friendly, livable landscape.garden image by david hughes from Fotolia.comMost gardening is green on some level because it involves working with soil to grow plants that help to cleanse the air and prevent soil erosion. Some gardening strategies, however, are.........[Read More]
What Is Plant Fertilizer?

What Is Plant Fertilizer?

Plants need sun, air and water to survive. They require a nutritious diet with lots of oxygen, carbon and hydrogen to live and thrive. They must have other elements supplied by rich soil or fertilizer to be healthy. Plant fertilizer can be man-made or nature-made, or a combination of the two. Howeve......[Read More]
More Than Just Curb Appeal

More Than Just Curb Appeal

If you're in the business of selling homes, then you'll want to read about some unusual ways to do more than adding simple curb appeal to that home. We discuss how you can differenti......[Read More]
Planting a Hedge

Planting a Hedge

Hedges are planted in the same way as other trees and shrubs. Instead of making a planting hole for each plant, however, you simply prepare the planting trench for the whole hedge in one go. Bear in mind that this will be hard work, especially on heavy soils. In the autumn, when weather and soil con......[Read More]
How To Get Rid Of Unwanted Weeds

How To Get Rid Of Unwanted Weeds

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Artificial Plants Look Lovely Everywhere All The Time

Artificial Plants Look Lovely Everywhere All The Time

Artificial plants are made from high quality UV protected materials and thus keep on looking amazing all the time, all year round without even being taken care of. They, in fact, make just any place l......[Read More]
Caring for Your Garden Furniture

Caring for Your Garden Furniture

This article will explain how to care for your hardwood garden furniture.......[Read More]
Edible Seaweed Varieties

Edible Seaweed Varieties

Sheets of dried nori, used to make sushiJupiterimages/Comstock/Getty ImagesSeaweeds, also known as sea vegetables, are nutritious ocean-dwelling plants that have satisfied human appetites for thousands of years. They are a staple of Japanese, Chinese and Korean cuisine. The sixth century.........[Read More]
How Does Moist Soil Work?

How Does Moist Soil Work?

Somewhere between the extremes of a swamp and desert sands, most soil has the proper moisture level to sustain the plants that are important to people. Soils go through a cycle of being moist, dry and then moist again. Plants, micro-organisms and soil-dwelling animals have adapted to these cycles, w......[Read More]
Patina Fire Pits Make it Easy to Enjoy Spending Time with Family

Patina Fire Pits Make it Easy to Enjoy Spending Time with Family

It's family night, and everyone wants to sit out on the deck and enjoy the evening. There's no better companion than the warmth of a nice fire to settle in and relax next to. It does......[Read More]
How to Build a Budget Greenhouse

How to Build a Budget Greenhouse

Building a greenhouse is a great way to add time to the growing season of your garden. Although building a true glass greenhouse is next to impossible on any kind of budget, using copper pipes and plastic sheeting to build your greenhouse will allow you to get the benefits of a traditional greenhous......[Read More]