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7 Ways to Kill Yard Weeds, Naturally

Nothing ruins your garden or yard like weeds, those uninvited guests that rob your plants of space and nutrients. So murder those weeds most foul, but without harmful chemicals that can do you in, too. Who says you need standard weeding tools to kill weeds? Here are seven ways to kill weeds with weapons you…
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Gas Lawn Mower VS. Electric Lawn Mower: Which has better energy efficiency?

Electric Electric mowers are good for the environment because they don’t create greenhouse gas emissions, like their gas-guzzling counterparts. In the long-term, you will likely find that an electric lawn mower is actually cheaper than a gas lawn mower. This is because many of the little costs that will make a gas mower expensive over…
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Tips to Keep Dogs From Pooping On Your Lawn

If you put a lot of time into looking after your garden, having your neighbors’ dogs using your lawn as their pooping area can be a real bone of contention. We’ve all heard the stories of times when emotions run high and events get out of hand – sometimes with serious consequences. However, there’s no…
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Keeping Your Grass Green During the Summer Months

Lawn maintenance is one of the most common services landscaping contractors provide. To enjoy an emerald green lawn all summer long, you can hire one of many lawn care companies, who can help you with everything from scheduled maintenance to the installation of home irrigation systems. Alternatively, DIY-types can keep their lawns green by practicing…
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The Most Essential Tools That Should Be In Every Gardener’s Shed

Whether it is a home garden or community garden you cannot do without proper garden tools. Garden tools are essential for carrying out many jobs in the garden smoothly, jobs such as cutting grass, trimming trees and shrubs, planting flowers, removing trees, digging the soil, watering plants, etc. There are certain tools necessary to have…
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Easy Ways to Clean Your In-Ground Swimming Pool

Owning a swimming pool comes with many benefits and enables you and your family to have countless memories. However, pool ownership comes with many responsibilities for proper maintenance and longevity, and cleaning should really be done on a continuous basis. Here are five easy tips at helping you keep your pool in great shape using…
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Inspect Your Irrigation System

Many people forget to check their yard and landscape bed sprinkler systems regularly. After all the hard work put into designing, planting and tending a spring landscaping project, a properly functioning irrigation system is the final step to keep your yard in the condition you desire. Irrigation technicians install sprinkler systems specifically for your yard’s…
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Add Mulch

Mulch is a fantastic addition to any landscaped area. From surrounding the base of a patio to preventing problematic areas of weed growth, it should be a welcome part of your spring project. Its range of colors and chip types also makes mulch a simple way to freshen up a landscaping look. What’s more, it offers…
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Prepare Your Mower

Spring landscaping doesn’t stop when the lawn, trees and landscape beds look nice — it means prepping and maintaining the equipment that cares for those plants too. Lawnmower maintenance is critical for the health and vitality of your grass. Overgrown lawns lead to all sorts of issues, from increased vulnerability to weeds, pests and diseases to…
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Fertilize Your Lawn

The next item on the spring landscaping maintenance list gives your lawn a little lovin’. Winter’s rain and snow saturation, combined with the compositional changes of constantly frozen ground, means your spring lawn would be remiss without fresh fertilizer. Businesses providing professional lawn fertilization are the best option for serious spring landscapers. An avid “DIY-ER”…
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