6 Landscaping Designs You Should Leave to the Pros

6 Landscaping Designs You Should Leave to the Pros

Landscaping is something people either jump at right away when they move into a new home or wait years to start. There’s no denying that landscaping projects can be expensive — and buying high-quality materials doesn’t always mean you’re able…
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10 Best Plants for a Spring Garden

10 Best Plants for a Spring Garden

If you love to garden, you probably particularly love spring gardening. The ability to plant diverse types of lettuces and have a crop long before the summer vegetables are ready can help you extend your growing season, save money and…
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How to Protect Your Garden From Pests

Despite the charm of Peter Rabbit and even Rocky the Squirrel, their real-life compatriots can wreak havoc in your garden. They like to nibble and graze on your vegetables and floors. So do deer, chipmunks, field mice, moles, voles, birds…
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7 Outdoor DIY Holiday Decorations.

7 Outdoor DIY Holiday Decorations

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — for anyone who likes to decorate for the holidays, anyway. And then, there’s you — not sure if you should go with colorful, blinking, icicle or plain white twinkle lights, so…
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10 Landscaping Tools to Treat Yourself to

10 Landscaping Tools to Treat Yourself to

Are you thinking ahead to warm weather and spring gardening? Do you love new tools that make working in the yard faster and easier? Now is a great time to treat yourself, and here are 10 landscaping tools to consider.…
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Simple Water Garden Ideas

One of the best things about owning a house is having a yard you can work with to create the backyard of your dreams. You’ll end up with a relaxing place to spend time with the people you love, or…
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Home Improvements to Make Before Fall

Home Improvements to Make Before Fall

With fall quickly approaching, homeowners around the U.S. are hustling to weatherproof their homes for the cooler temperatures. For many, this is the last chance to perform those nagging home improvements that have been in the back of their minds…
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Retaining Walls & Their Purpose

Retaining Walls & Their Purpose

Landscape retaining walls are an important feature. Not only do they hold back dirt and soil, but they can add extra aesthetic appeal to an otherwise boring and bland property. An element that’s both functional and visually appeasing, modern retaining…
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YWH Building Codes for Sheds

Building Codes for Sheds: Facts and Tips

So, you need some extra storage space outside, and you’ve decided it’s time to build a shed. That’s great, but do you know where to begin? The first step is to familiarize yourself with the building codes for sheds. Believe…
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Downspout Solutions For Your Home

Think downspouts and drainage on the outside of your home couldn’t possibly be all that important? Well, think again. Those downspouts work with your gutters to ensure your entire home is protected from water damage. Without downspouts, water from your…
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