Tag Archives: lawn and garden

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Top Tips for Laying Garden Turf in Winter

A garden is often a homeowner’s pride and joy and whether you enjoy entertaining in the summer with a barbeque or wrapping up warm in the winter and sitting out on a crisp clear night below the stars in front of your chimenea or patio heater, a lawn really can make or break a garden. [...]
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Preparing Your Warm Season Lawn for Winter

In terms of winter preparation, warm season lawns differ from cold season lawns in that they go completely dormant and lose their color (most cool season lawns will remain green although they stop growing), and they will do so much earlier in the season. That means that all of your heavy-duty maintenance, such as dethatching, [...]
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Landscaping Your Garden on a Budget

Having a great garden is a really good feature for any home. Not only is it a great place to relax and socialize, having a good garden area is also a key selling point if you are thinking about putting your property on the market. If you’re considering doing up your garden and making some [...]
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3 Critical Things You Need to Consider About Lawn Mover Reviews

Many wonder if there is actually a useful review out there about insightful lawn mower reviews in the internet. If you are looking at particular lawn mowers, you may want to check out the various lawn mower reviews that are out there.  These reviews are going to make it so much easier for you to [...]
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10 Lawn Care Tips You Need to Know

The lawn is usually the first place that a visitor will see in your house. Some even believe that a good lawn means a good home and the owner is a person of great discipline and status. Taking this thing in consideration, indeed, taking care of your lawn is very important and a healthy looking [...]
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Top 5 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Backyard Space

Summer is the perfect time for being outdoors. You probably have a summer barbecue or two planned and your kids are probably planning on spending hours on end playing in the backyard. But when your backyard is an eye sore, the last thing that you want to do is host an outdoor party or have [...]
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Clean Out Your Garden Shed the Green Way

Summer is approaching and it’s time to spruce up your lawn and garden. After the lengthy winter, your garden shed may be filled with clutter, and you may be unable to find your lawn mower, your hedge trimmers, or any of your tools. The time has finally arrived to give your shed the clean out [...]
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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 [...]