Tag Archive for 'garden'

Nuisance Of Grass Weeds

Grass weeds have a far more negative effect on our gardens than simply being a mere blight on the visual landscape on urban cityscapes. Grass weeds attach a host of problems that many do not consider, as the visual ugliness of these types of weeds often distract public consciousness from the other damages that they […]

Garden Decor: Beauty and Instant Curb Appeal

Garden de’cor can instantly turn your home into the most desired in the neighborhood. All it takes is some work and a little time over one weekend to plant you garden, making sure to go outside thereafter a few times a week to water or trim your plants. Also remember to take care of any […]

A Copper Sprinkler Adds a Touch of Class to Your Lawn

If you take a great deal of pride in the appearance of your lawn, you may want to consider replacing your current sprinklers with a copper sprinkler system. One thing that will never really appeal to you is having a plain old sprinkler head on your lawn. Here are some examples of how these attractive […]

Choosing Lawn Sprinkler System

As a new house-owner, you have decided that a lawn sprinkler system may be a great benefit. With the variety of models available at the garden center, it is a good idea to have a basic understanding of the features included, and which ones will offer you the system that meets your requirements. To follow […]

Enhance Your Indoor Or Outdoor Garden With Orchids

The orchid is perhaps the most unique and beautiful plant on this planet. They are offered in a variety of shapes and sizes, ranging form the simple to the incredibly complex and ornate. The types of orchid that may be purchased on the market today are simple stunning, and will definitely make a wonderful addition […]

How to Enhance Your Backyard with Garden Statues & Stepping Stones

Garden statues and stepping stones can do a whole lot to your backyard space or your garden. When planning a garden or landscaping makeover, consider using garden statues and stepping stones. They come in many different forms, shapes, sizes and colors. Here you will learn of different kinds of garden statues and ways to incorporate […]

Vegetable Garden Layout

Your vegetable garden layout will depend upon what vegetables you intend to grow, the planting space available and if you would like to opt for companion planting. When I first started growing vegetables, I planted my sweet peppers in between my tomatoes and cucumbers. Well, I ended up having to supply extra water to my […]

Basic Tools For Gardening

Nearly every gardener has some type of lawn and garden tool, it’s nearly impossible to have a garden without them. The type of lawn and garden tool you use will obviously depend on the size and extent of your garden, what you are able to handle, if you want to spend a lot of time […]

How To Place A Trellis, Water Fountain, and Lighting For Maximum Effect In a Feng Shui Garden

Feng Shui is the ancient Chinese art of placing elements in your garden to encourage the beneficial flow of Chi (Energy Force) to create harmonious change. It is believed this affects your health, wealth and relationships. Feng Shui is becoming increasingly popular in the West, and I hope to explain a few of the Feng […]

Go Green In Your Garden With Sustainable Stepping Stones That Last A Lifetime

When purchasing for your garden, doing so in a sustainable way saves money and lightens our footprint on the earth. So many products are used for a short time, and discarded, while going green can save you both time and money. Stepping Stones With a Lifetime Guarantee Some stepping stones are made to use a […]