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. […]

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 […]

Ultimate Guide To Buying The Best Garden Tiller

Best Garden Tiller Reviews

One of my favorite memories from backyard gardening is the smell of freshly-tilled soil.  It conjures up memories of last-year’s harvest, when the flowers bloomed or the vegetables were ripe on the vine. But getting the soil ready is a lot of hard work – especially if you try to do it by hand.  That’s […]

Most Common Types of Grasses found in America

Rye Grass

The type of grass in America homeowners grow for their lawns depends on the climate, the type of soil and the amount of sunlight the lawn will get. How often you want to cut your grass with a lawn mower enters the equation as well. Fortunately, there are many types of grass to choose in […]

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 […]

How to Get Rid of Armadillos – The Destructive Animal

Armadillos are mainly an animal that comes out after dark, they are considered a nocturnal animal because of this. They have pointy snouts, long claws. Armadillos, like you and I are classified as mammals. Contrary to popular belief they are not related in any way to rodents. They are more closely related to sloths and […]

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 […]

How to Keep Rabbits Out of Your Garden

You’ve spent hours preparing your land, designing and planting your garden, only to discover that something is destroying all your hard work. After some careful sleuthing, you identify the perpetrator, a little neighborhood rabbit with the cutest little nose, the most captivating black eyes, and, to your dismay, a veracious appetite for your garden. Not […]

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 […]

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 […]