The Best Bug Zapper To Use In Your Home and Yard

If you’ve ever sat in the backyard on a hot summer night being eaten alive by pests, you know how satisfying the sound of a bug zapper doing its job can be.  BZZZZT!  Ah, sounds like….victory!  I’m not into wanton violence, but I’m also not a fan of becoming a pin cushion for mosquitoes either. […]

Follow These Fall Grass Tips For An Awesome Yard Next Sumer

Get all the information you need for fall lawn care that's fast, fun and easy!

Fall is probably the most crucial season for lawn care. It’s the time to restore poor quality lawns, to establish new lawns, and to get rid of weeds and the problematic thatch. It’s the best season for lawn fertilization and to prepare the grass for Winter and new growth in Spring. How you treat the […]

12 Handy Tips For Getting Started In Composting

Compost is a fantastic natural soil amendment that improves the quality of any garden soil and supports plant growth. But that’s not the only advantage of this fabulous resource. It is really easy to make and it is free. For frugal gardeners – do you know any gardeners that aren’t  – that should be reason […]

What to Do about Brown Spots on Avocado Leaves

If you have noticed the leaves of your avocado tree browning and are concerned about the health of your plants and the state of your tree, there are several causes and solutions to keep your avocado trees healthy and free of brown spots. Causes Harsh Elements There are several cause for your avocado leaves to […]

How to Keep Cats Out of Your Garden – Some Natural & High Tech Ways

Do you have uninvited guests entering your garden, especially cats? Not everyone is thrilled about having cats around their garden. Even our own cats can be trouble sometimes. Many cats can spell disaster and cause whatever you are growing to die. I understand that you feel helpless, standing by watching all your hard work go […]

7 Crucial Tips to Consider For Container Gardening

Container Gardening

Container gardening has significantly improved food security in the modern society. It is among the most recent trends used by many gardeners with minimal space or living in areas with limited space like the cities. Container gardening has grown rapidly in the recent past and has successfully worked for many families who currently produce their […]

10 Simple and Clever Garden Tips for Beginners

Home Garden

Starting out a garden as a beginner can seem like a daunting task.   One needs to keep on top of a lot of information – soil types, how hearty a plant is, the right rotation schedule for a plot of land just a few items off the top of my head.  It can be overwhelming […]

Compacting Soil: Why It Is Important And How To Do It Right

Compact Soil

Air is one of the most important components in the health of soil. In fact, for a soil to be healthy and attractive for plant growth, it is asserted that there should be at least 50% of air. With this air space, there is enough room for the root to grow. This will also improve […]

Everything You Need to Know about Strawberries

Strawberry Facts

I LOVE strawberries.  I think most people do. But how well do you know your strawberry lore? Are you a strawberry trivia guru?  Take a look at our list of little-known strawberry facts and see how many you knew! Interesting Facts About Strawberries NOT REALLY A BERRY. Despite its name, this is not an actual berry. They […]

How To Kill Pampas Grass – The Best Things You Can Do!

Pampas Grass

It’s time for the pampas grass to go. Maybe you moved in to a new home and tried to figure out what those 10 foot tall clumps of alien-looking grass were, blocking out the sun.  Or maybe you decided the experiment to recreate your Argentinian vacation in your home is now officially a failed experiment, […]