Is Most of Your Yard Just Dead Grass? Use Sod to Get a Beautiful Lawn Again


If most of your yard has dead grass, this can take away from the aesthetics of your home. Fortunately, you can get a beautiful lawn again and you will not have to wait for seeds to grow by using sod. Below is some more information about this so you can determine if this would be right for you. Information About Sod When manufacturing sod, the seeds are planted and the grass is grown before it is sold to the consumer.

13 February 2017

3 Tips For Naturally Controlling Pests In Your Garden


Gardening is a great hobby that many people enjoy, but pests can cause a lot of problems and wreak havoc on plant growth. If you're going to be growing a garden, it is important to be proactive to help prevent an infestation of common garden pests. While there are many chemical pesticides available, a lot of people prefer to use natural products to repel pests. Some natural plant pesticide ideas to try include:

7 October 2016

Planting A New Lawn? What You Need To Know About Organic Fertilizer


If you've moved into a new home that needs a new lawn planted, one of the things you might be looking for is a fertilizer product that is safe for your family and your pets. The best thing you can do is to invest in an organic fertilizer for your grass. If you've never used one before, you may not know what you're looking for. Here are a few  things you need to know about organic lawn fertilizer to help your grass thrive.

14 July 2016

How Much Wood Would You Chuck With These 3 Best Wood Chippers?


Dealing with tree waste can be a headache and more work than it seems to be. Chucking wood chips in a pile with wood chippers can be a great way to deal with this waste. There are many different types of chippers to choose from for different sized tasks. Here are some tips to help you find the perfect wood chipper to chuck your tree waste into a big pile:

24 January 2016

How Is Dark Chocolate Beneficial For The Brain?


Chocolate is a popular treat in the U.S., and it comes in many forms and types. While many people prefer the taste of milk chocolate, dark chocolate is actually the form of chocolate you should choose for health reasons. Here are two things you should know about healthy dark chocolate and the effects it has on your brain. Top Benefits for Your Brain It Can Improve Your Mood While having a better mood might not seem like a huge benefit to the brain, it actually is, and it is a benefit to the rest of your body too.

24 March 2015

Propane: A Cleaner Fuel With Some Little Known Benefits


As an energy source and heating alternative, propane is clearly a superior fuel in a number of respects. Not only does propane burn cleaner than other fuels, but it is also less expensive than heating with, say, heating oil. And though it isn't necessarily as cost effective as natural gas or electricity, propane is the ideal fuel source for those looking to protect the environment (or at the very least avoid contributing to its degradation), and minimize their carbon footprint.

9 February 2015

New Nursery Owner? 2 Reasons To Use Nursery Plant Inventory Software


If you opened up a small plant nursery at the end of last year, you may want to use inventory software to keep track of your client's purchases. In addition, nursery plant software keeps records of the orders you make to your supplier, as well as any losses you may incur if something happens to your plants. Here are three reasons to use nursery plant inventory software. Keep Track of Your Nursery's Inventory Orders

14 January 2015

Methods For Leveling A Bumpy Front Yard


Does running across the front yard sprain your kid's ankle and qualify you for a hurdles competition? Leveling out the yard cuts down on injury risks, increases your home's curb appeal and can involve a play date with heavy machinery. Here are a few methods for making your bumpy yard wonderfully flat. Best, Expensive Route: Rent A Skid Loader Skid loaders resemble small bulldozers but have powered boom arms in the front that can attach to a wide variety of helpful tools.

6 December 2014