Whether it’s just a green lawn or trees, shrubs and flowers, your backyard should be inviting and picturesque. Adding greenery is the first step to a beautiful landscape, and greenery is what first attracts a visitor’s eye when they walk into your backyard. Here are some tips to help you design the backyard that fits your needs, budget and lifestyle.
Cultivating a backyard garden may be the perfect summer project for you! It’s understandably a daunting idea for anyone unfamiliar with the farmer lifestyle, but the benefits of growing your own fruits and vegetables have proven themselves shockingly plentiful. Read on to find out what you could gain from a little outdoor entrepreneurship!
With a fish, two cats and a child to take care of, I don't have much time, or the skill, to take care of a garden. But I still want some plants around the house. So I did some research and found out that air plant terrariums require the least amount of gardening skill and knowledge – so of course that’s the type of terrarium I went with. If you lack green thumbs but still want to DIY a terrarium, here’s how to do it!
Is your home exterior prepared for showings this spring and summer? Have you done all the work so that prospective buyers driving by will admire it? If not, have no fear as it only takes some quick maintenance. You need to start with the front lawn, as it will be the first area people see. Here are the areas in the front lawn you need to focus on to ensure buyers will have the best impression possible as they walk up for showings!
Spring is here, and so is the perfect weather for getting out in the garden. If you love having plants and flowers in your yard but aren’t sure how to take your garden back over from weeds and unwanted pests, then here are a few tools to make sure you get your garden off to the right start.
How does do-it-yourself lawn fertilization compare to hiring a company to do the work? We compare both methods based on three key criteria: ease, price and quality. Which option makes the most sense?
I love my indoor garden. Many of my plants both enhance my living space and actually clean the air. Here are a few of my favorite air-purifying houseplants and some general tips on how to care for them.
Good news – there are easy ways you can bring the outdoors in! Whether you need a fresh herb garden or just want to add some foliage to your home, we’ve got you covered. And don’t worry – no green thumbs needed. These ideas are simple and quick.
While it may still be unseasonably cold in some parts of the country, spring is upon us and it’s time to get that lawn going in preparation for a summer of backyard/front yard fun. Here are a few tips to get you started!
Your crops will surely grab the attention of hungry critters that can wreck your garden overnight, so make pest control a priority. To defend the fruits of your labor against destructive pests without using harmful chemicals, try the following tricks and techniques.