Landscaping

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Organic Gardening Tips

Starting your own garden is becoming much more than a popular trend as people around the country are reaping the rewards of fresh, healthy produce from their own backyards. Whether you live in a rural community with lots of acreage or you are a land-strapped urbanite, there are countless options for starting your own organic [...]
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Weed Control Tips for your Garden

Having a beautiful and well tended home garden can bring a lot of satisfaction and provide a wonderful area for relaxation. There’s nothing quite like the feeling of looking out at your garden and seeing all your beautiful flowers shining brightly in the sunlight. As you gaze around at each of them you remember exactly [...]
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Mini-Projects for Easy Yard Maintenance

While most people associate backyards with high maintenance and heavy labor, I prefer to think of my backyard as a haven to escape the mundane chores of daily life: the shopping, cooking, cleaning, tidying up, congested traffic, multi-tasking and all the other responsibilities that constitute my very existence. Putting on my overalls and stepping out [...]
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Top 5 Ways to Add Beauty to Your Home

Nearly everyone wants to improve upon something in their home. This is not always easy to do whether it is because of time, money or creativity constraints. You need to have a keen eye for what to change and what to upgrade, otherwise poor choices will make your investment in home decor go down the drain. Here are [...]
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Plan Your Garden in Four Easy Steps

It’s a new year and you may be keen to think about what your garden is going to look like in the summer, but have you really thought about what flowers are going to appear in which beds? Making sure you’ve thought about a garden plan that allows you to enjoy the most of your [...]
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Get Your Lawn Ready for Winter

From grass to garden, preparations are required for winter's rest. As the temperature grows colder, ready your lawn for the upcoming spring using these simple tips.
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Small Yard Landscaping in Grand Style

You don't have to have a big yard to achieve a grand landscape design. Learn how to maximize space and design themes in your small garden space.
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Lawn Care: Tips & Myths

With a little knowledge and effort your lawn can grow green and lush, manicured as though you have a full time gardener. Learn how to maintain your lawn with these simple tips and ideas.
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Building a Koi Pond

Guide to Koi fish and step by step guide to building your own backyard Koi pond. Building a Koi pond in your garden makes a great focal point and water feature.
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Outdoor Lighting Guide

Learn all about outdoor lighting options for your home; ambient, up & down lighting, moon lighting, LED, outdoor wall sconces, motion detectors & low voltage.