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Safe Ice Melt For Plants

Safe Ice Melt For Plants

Safe Ice Melt For Plants Its that time of year that so many dread. Especially so many gardeners. The cold, icy and snow filled season that’s a drag for many gardeners. One question that I come across frequently is “What is a safe ice melt for plants?” There are several […]

by × July 2, 2017 × 2 comments

LAWN MOWERS

Lawn Mower Maintenance

Lawn Mower Maintenance

Lawn Mower Maintenance All things mechanical in nature are subject to wear and tear. Gradual deterioration is something we cannot stop nor prevent. Despite how good you may be at taking care of things, machines will break down at some point. Lawn mower maintenance will increase the life of your […]

by × January 16, 2017 × 4 comments

LAWNS AND PLANTS

Fall Fertilizing Tips From The Pros

Fall Fertilizing Tips From The Pros

Are you looking for for fall fertilizing tips, or wondering if you should even bother this late in the year?  The fall is a crucial time to feed your lawn because it gives the roots the strength needed to survive and grow strong in the spring. Here are some top […]

by × February 23, 2017 × 4 comments

LAWN MOWERS

Top Mulching Blades & Mowers

Top Mulching Blades & Mowers

I personally have never used anything besides a mulching blade on any of my lawnmowers. I really can’t think of a good reason not to use a mulching blade. A blade that mulches cuts each blade of grass into smaller pieces, than discharges the clippings back into the lawn. This process […]

by × December 9, 2016 × 1 comment

LAWN MOWERS

Is It Time For A Cordless Mower?

Is It Time For A Cordless Mower?

In the recent past, you would get mediocre to bad performance from a battery-powered cordless mower. The now discontinued Black Decker SPCM1936 self-propelled lawn mower topped in consumer ratings among the cordless models. Unfortunately, its overall performance score was way below quality performance and it wasn’t worth the money. If your […]

by × January 9, 2017 × 3 comments

HELP IN THE GARDEN

The Art of Planting Fruit Trees

The Art of Planting Fruit Trees

A Mandarin Proverb- “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The next best time is now”While fruit trees offer a myriad of benefits, most people don’t have the right information and experience to plant them. With so many pieces of advice, tips, and information about planting […]

by × July 20, 2017 × 0 comments

HELP IN THE GARDEN

7 Secrets To Gardening In A Drought

7 Secrets To Gardening In A Drought

Summer is winding down and fall will be here before we know it. Currently, we are in a record breaking dry spell with high temperatures,very little rain and town water bans. With the temperature getting a little cooler, it can be easy to forget the drought but when you look […]

by × April 22, 2017 × 0 comments

HELP IN THE GARDEN

BASICS OF GARDENING

BASICS OF GARDENING

Two comments I hear the most are “I wish I had a garden like that at my house” and how do you do that”. With a little bit of effort, persistence and know how everyone is able to have the garden they want.  A garden which gives you fresh air, […]

by × October 15, 2016 × 0 comments

GARDEN TOOLS

Best Pruning Tools

Best Pruning Tools

It is not easy to keep up with gardening as trees and shrubs demand much work. Having the best pruning tools is only part of the battle. Because pruning correctly is another major task which calls for great consideration, many do this incorrectly. Poor or in proper care could cause severe damage. […]

by × January 13, 2017 × 4 comments

HELP IN THE GARDEN

The Important Role of Honey Bees to Human Survival

The Important Role of Honey Bees to Human Survival

Honey bees do much more than just produce honey, they play a vital role in all sources of plant food production needed by man and animal alike. Honey bees are the best pollinators on the planet, and without plant pollination, there would be no vegetables, fruits or nuts. Flowers would […]

by × September 30, 2017 × 2 comments