Posts Tagged ‘garden’
 
 
 
Fall
 

Create Free Mulch and Compost with Fall Leaves

Leaves are sure to pile up on your lawn as fall progresses, and if you’re looking for a way to get rid of them, we have a solution. Many homeowners simply bag leaves up and throw them away, but why go through all that tro...
 
Gardens
 

How To Save Your Plants From Heat and Drought

When water is scarce and temperatures approach triple digits, it can spell trouble for lawn and garden plants. There are a few steps you can take to help your landscape beat the heat, and part of rescuing your greenery from dro...
 
Landscaping & Gardening
 

Planting Trees Boosts Property Value & Home Efficiency

It’s hard to argue with the benefits of planting trees on your property. They provide shade, improve the air you breathe, accommodate wildlife, and potentially add thousands of dollars to the value of your home. Well-placed tre...

 
Gardens
 

Spring Vegetable Gardening Calendar

Those of us with a green thumb know all too well how tempting it can be to start gardening early. And if you’ve ever given in to that temptation, you know how disastrous the results can be. There’s nothing worse than planting a...
 
Gardens
 

Five Great Plants for Winter Color

Between white snow and bare, grey tree branches, most landscapes can look pretty monochromatic during the dead of winter, but homeowners in search of winter plants to add a splash of color to their snowy front yards are in luck...