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Late Fall Lawn Care

The fall is a busy time for gardeners. Not only are you trying to clean up your gardens and flower beds to prepare them for the winter, you are also winterizing your garden so that you can hit the ground running in the spring. Often, we forget that our lawn requires the same amount of love and care...

Using Leaves for Mulch

Do you look at piles of leaves in your yard with dread because of all the raking you must do? Instead, why not consider the bounty Mother Nature has provided just when you need it most, and use those leaves as free, natural, organic mulch! Before You Mulch Mother Nature may have filled your yard...

Renting Summer Storm Equipment

When it comes to the beautiful summer weather, we learn to take the good with the bad. Sometimes though, Mother Nature tends to get a bit too cranky. Whether she throws us a typical summer storm or even hits us a little harder, it’s best to know what to do. Below, we share some before and after...

How to Make Cotton Candy

At your next big get-together, block party, birthday bash, or fundraising function make sure that you rent a cotton candy machine! Here's an easy way to making this sweet-tooth treat that will make you the hit of the party.Using a damp cloth, moisten the inside of the floss pan. This will cause...

Liming Your Lawn

As springtime approaches, it’s time to begin thinking about the health and longevity of your lawn. Although fertilizing, grass seeding, and setting the sprinkler for summer hydration will provide the basic necessities, there other measures you can take to ensure a vibrant and healthy lawn for the...

Complete Your Own Home Projects

It’s easy to feel cooped up inside after a few months of winter. With winter months winding down it's a great time to embark upon an indoor home improvement project or two! Whether you want to get creative or just keep it simple, this article details a few ideas that will have you busy and...

Install a Flagstone Walkway

A flagstone walkway is a simple and functional way to beautify your outdoor space and provide a useable path to your garage, garden, shed or other points of interest in your lawn and garden. It is durable, requires little maintenance, and blends well with almost any type of outdoor décor. Head to...

Winter Lawn Care Tips

In many areas, winter is a welcome respite from the constant mowing, edging and trimming that may be necessary to keep a lawn in great shape. That doesn't mean the lawn can be forgotten in winter, however, and there are a few simple steps every homeowner should take to be sure their lawn is healthy...