Landscaping

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Suitable Railing Construction Materials for Your Home

A railing installation adds style and a personal stamp of customization to your home which adds to the curb appeal. They are also going to play a serious role in enhancing the security of your property, and in the case of railings used around a swimming pool, they must be effective in stopping unescorted children [...]
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Create Perfect Ambience with a Beautiful Outdoor Fireplace

We all are familiar with indoor fireplaces as most of us have a fireplace in our living rooms and, in some cases, bedrooms as well. However, here are some ideas about how you can go about creating that outdoor fireplace in your back garden or yard. Consider Zoning The first thing you want to consider [...]
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Caring For Your Soil

Soil is the lifeblood of any garden, without it your plants and vegetables will never reach their full potential. There are number of common reasons why you may find that your soil is poor such as poor drainage, poor fertility or pans (hard layers) Soils are usually poorly trained either because they have a makeup [...]
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Lawn Care Tips For DIYers

Find out the source of the lawn problem and rightfully diagnosing it before irreparable damage occurs is the most essential part of good Atlanta Lawn Care strategy.  Here are some of the most common lawn care problems, and ways to identify and resolve them. Not enough water. Your lawn will have a blue, gray hue. [...]
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Get Your Garden Ready for Summer!

As the days start lengthening and the weather warms we realize that summer is beckoning and the garden is starting to call. That’s why it’s time to get out our boots and spades and get the gardening project commenced. Evaluate the Topsoil One of the first things to think about when preparing your garden for [...]
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A Summer Vegetable Garden Yields Fun and Fresh Foods

Planting a garden used to be something that only those who were short on money wanted to do. In days past it was the epitome of admitting that you could not afford to shop for your fresh produce. Today, fortunately, we all know better. Planting a summer vegetable garden is not only a great way [...]
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Raising Property Value by Improving the Backyard

How much is your property really worth? Many of us already have a certain value fixed in our heads and we know what we want to get out of selling our properties. Unfortunately, with the housing market in its current situation, this isn’t always possible. Right now, home values are dropping fast, so it is [...]
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Illuminate Your Wooden Deck

You’ve spent money on wooden decking and your outdoor living area is looking good, but you want to add an extra touch. First off, winter is a good time to start preparing your patio so that it can be ready and raring to go when spring hits. Second, if you want a n affordable and [...]
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Outdoor Decorating That Is Attractive and Functional

When spring is in the air and the snow is melting, we can look outside and see the first signs of green life and birds returning north. We can also see how much yard work needs to be done. While many people love gardening, landscaping and outdoor decorating many others find it a chore. But [...]
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15 Lovely Park and Garden Pergolas

It’s time for inspiration: see these lovely pictures of arbours and pergolas. Ever planned to build one in your garden? The large wooden pergolas fit well to large gardens with wide paths, that’s why they are often used in the public parks. If your garden is smaller you’d better consider wrought iron arbour or a [...]