Come autumn and the yard gets filled a whole bunch of pretty leaves. But just looking at the multicolored pretty patterns is not enough. Sooner or later you are going to have to get those pesky things removed, stacked and packed for garbage disposal. And just thinking of the hard ….
Wouldn’t you like to spruce up the appearance of your yard and garden? There are numerous ways to achieve this goal, but some methods are far more dramatic than others. By installing a pond or fountain in your yard, you’ll be able to ensure that your house is the biggest ….
Back when baby boomers were kids, suburban lawns were mostly clean-shaven thanks to the convenience of lawn mowers; backyard landscapes, on the other hand, lacked meticulous grooming of perfectly edged sidewalks, driveways, lawns and flowerbeds unless manual hand trimmers were utilized. In the early 1970s, the first string trimmers appeared ….
If you have ever had a chance to trim your hedges, then you know just how important it is to use a hedge trimmer. Hedges make up the most deliberate and distinctive features of our gardens and lawns. Hedges can act as boundaries or they can be used for decoration. ….
One of the best ways to dress up the exterior of your house and your yard, both front and back, is by the use of best outdoor garden lights. They can provide plenty of illumination yet don’t take up too much space. Outdoor garden lights can serve many purposes; they ….
Winter months bring expensive heating bills that can cause some serious heartburn when it comes to budgeting. One way that many homeowners have helped to curb these high utility bills is by using an electric radiator space heaters as a supplemental source of heat. These convenient, portable heating units can ….
Weeds can ruin any garden or landscape within a few short weeks. They grow fast and luxuriate in attacking grass, plants, soil and merely about any vegetation. Weeds deprive plants of water, light and soil nutrients. Weeds can grow all year long, not simply throughout the spring or summer season. ….
If you have a low spot in your yard that is a constant soggy mess, you should consider installing a drainage system. Having a wet yard is not good for the grass and it is not good for your home’s foundation. Until recently, the only really effective drainage system for ….
Perhaps one of the most common problems that people have these days is getting rid of food waste or garbage. Thousands of pounds (perhaps millions) of food waste are produced each day not just in one place or state alone but all over the world. The growing number of garbage ….