If you’re interested in growing a thriving veggie garden in your own yard, learn tips for preparing the space and planting seeds.

What Causes Concrete To Get Pits And Holes In It?

8 March 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Concrete that gets pits and holes in it is referred to as "spalled." Spalled concrete is unattractive. It also creates a rough, uneven surface to walk on, which means that spalled concrete can also be dangerous. Knowing what causes this condition and how you can prevent it will help you maintain your property's concrete.  What causes concrete to get pits and holes in it? Spalling frequently occurs during freeze/thaw cycles. Read More …

Weed Identification: Know Your Weeds For Better Eradication

6 February 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Weeds seem to grow in almost any situation and sometimes seem impossible to get rid of. Each type of weed has its own characteristics and different weeds need different weed killers to properly eradicate them. This brief guide will introduce you to a few tricks that will help you get rid of these weeds.  Broadleaf Winter Annuals Broadleaf winter annuals begin growing in the winter months, continue to grow as the weather warms up and then reproduce and die off at the end of the spring months. Read More …

Why Certain Garden Stains Do Not Come Out Of Carpet Unless You Use Alternative Carpet Cleaning Remedies

6 January 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you work in your yard or garden for any length of time and then enter your house, trekking in various plant pieces and organic matter, you will undoubtedly have a few stains on your carpet. Not surprisingly, some specific garden stains do not come out. The following lists some of these stains, the reason why they stick around (even with conventional carpet cleaning methods) and what will help you remove these stains. Read More …

What You Should Do In Your Yard During Fall: Winter Preparations For You

23 October 2015
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Once fall weather arrives and you begin to see the leaves on your trees transition from a robust green to gorgeous shades of red and yellow, you immediately begin to wonder what you need to do to get your family and your home prepared for the upcoming winter months. In order to effectively get your home ready for winter, you will need to spend a fair amount of your time focused on your yard and the exterior of your home. Read More …

4 Ideas To Beautify Your Front Yard

22 October 2015
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

These days the buzzword is all about curb appeal. It's important for your house to look attractive from the street or sidewalk. Naturally there are many changes you can make to the house itself. However, don't underestimate the power of your front yard and driveway for making a positive impression. Update the landscaping in front of your house for added curb appeal. Streetside Flower Garden The parking strip – that area of yard between the street and sidewalk – is often left bare. Read More …

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Grow Your Own Vegetable Garden at Home

Adding a veggie garden to your property is a great way to increase its overall value, improve your home’s curb appeal, and save some money throughout the year thanks to all the free food that you can expect to receive from it. I’ve been growing a vegetable garden for more than five years now, and I harvest enough food to share with the neighbors. They love my squash and tomatoes! If you’re interested in growing a thriving veggie garden in your own yard, spend some time on the pages of my blog and you will find all sorts of valuable tips and tricks that will help ensure that any effort you make toward planting a personal garden is worth it.