Maintenenace Tips

June 4, 2019

5 Lawn Care Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Lawn

5 Lawn Care Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Yard

 

Everyone wants a lawn covered with lush green grass and verdant plants. But what mistakes are preventing you from achieving this? Read on to learn about some common lawn care mistakes and how to prevent them. 

 

1. Cutting ...

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May 29, 2019

Planting an Edible Garden

While flower gardens are beautiful and peaceful, homeowners today are increasingly interested in planting small-scale edible gardens. The resulting produce may be better tasting than anything you can get in a supermarket. While you aren't likely to create a sustainable farm, you can have access to fresh produce straight ...

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May 17, 2019

A Look at Different Options for Roofing

What's Over Your Head?

 

No roof lasts forever, and if it's time to replace yours, give a lot of thought to how best to do it. Notice the wear and tear on your neighbors' roofs over time to help figure out which materials are durable and look ...

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May 10, 2019

7 Water-Friendly Plants to Keep Your Summer Water Usage Down

With summer comes high temperatures and high water restrictions. If you want a garden that will bloom in the smoldering heat and save you money on your water bill, look no further. All the flowers listed below are known to bloom in summertime.

Here are 7 water-friendly plants to keep ...

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May 1, 2019

6 Steps to Creating a Fabulous Raised Garden

Ready to put your green thumb to good use? Try making your very own raised garden. If you’re a natural gardener or if you’re a beginner, you can create a raised garden that will make your backyard look like a professionally landscaped dream. Here are six steps to creating a ...

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April 13, 2019

7 Ways to Keep Your Lawn Green but Your Water Bill Low

As we begin to spend more time outside and curb appeal season starts ramping up, let's talk about seven tips for keeping your yard green without doubling the water bill. 
 
1. Determine if the type of grass in your yard is the best variety for your climate

There are ...

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April 7, 2019

Spring cleaning time has arrived! Are you ready?

Are you looking for some cleaning products that will do a great job, but that won’t break the bank or hurt the environment? Read on for DIY spring cleaning agents that are good for the environment and budget friendly.

Pillowcases
Pillowcases aren’t just a place to lay your head, it ...

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April 1, 2019

5 Ways to Fake a Green Thumb This Spring

Want beautiful flowers and vegetables in your garden this spring, but don’t know if your horticulture skills matches your vision? Have you always wanted to compete with your gifted horticulturist neighbors, but have never had the skills that they do? Now you can cultivate an impressive display of greenery by ...

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March 31, 2019

The 3 Biggest Mistakes Homeowners Make When Preparing Their Homes for Spring

Whether you are prepping your home for sale or not, spring is the perfect time to give your home a makeover. When the weather begins to warm and you are ready to pull out the ladder and get started sprucing up, don’t make these three mistakes that many homeowners make ...

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March 1, 2019

How to make your home Eco-Friendly this Spring

How to Go Eco-Friendly in Your Home This Spring

 

There are simple changes you can make to your lifestyle and home that will help you give back to the planet. Maybe you’ve been thinking about making an effort to be greener. So how about starting now? Spring is a ...

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