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3 Benefits Of Wildflowers In Your Landscape Design

Posted by on May 19, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Benefits Of Wildflowers In Your Landscape Design

The beginning phases of landscape design can be a little confusing, if you’ve never done it before. However, there are some easy ways to add color and interest to your landscape without spending a lot of money. One way to do that is by adding wildflowers in the front lawn or your backyard. This guide explains three benefits of adding wildflowers to your landscape. Benefit #1: Wildflowers Need Less Water When you first plant your wildflowers, you will need to water the seeds daily within the first week, unless you have a lot of rain....

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Experience The Benefits Of Power Washing Your Home

Posted by on May 19, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Experience The Benefits Of Power Washing Your Home

After you’ve cleaned the kitchen, scrubbed the bathroom and picked up your children’s toys, cleaning the exterior of your home is probably the last thing on your mind. However, if you want to maintain your home and keep a pleasant curb appeal, paying attention to your home’s exterior is equally important. One way that you can accomplish this goal is to have your home professionally power washed. In addition to making your home look better, residential power washing can extend a number of additional benefits to you. Protect...

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Two Landscaping Ideas To Incorporate At Your Business

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Two Landscaping Ideas To Incorporate At Your Business

No matter how great the product or service may be that your business is offering to the public, you will still not see the profits or growth that you need to unless you can get potential customers to enter your building.  One major factor that could be inhibiting you from gaining the kind of clientele that you desire is unappealing landscaping.  While it’s true that you definitely want to have the grass surrounding your facility nicely trimmed on a regular basis, there are a number of other ways that a commercial landscaping...

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How To Maintain A Safe Lawn For Your Kids And Pets

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Maintain A Safe Lawn For Your Kids And Pets

Most parents send their kids and pets out into the backyard to play without ever considering the dangerous insects that could be hiding in the grass. Many parents and pet owners also worry about using pesticides because of the deadly chemicals they usually contain. Check out these tips for naturally getting rid of the insects that could be a danger to your kids and pets. Taking The Fire Out Of Fire Ants The tiny bite of one fire ant can cause serious problems in anyone that may be allergic to them. Making sure your lawn is free of fire ants...

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Homeowners: Useful Landscaping Services To Take Advantage Of

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Homeowners: Useful Landscaping Services To Take Advantage Of

If you own a home, keeping the yard maintained in the front is important because this is what people see when they pass by. In order to keep the front lawn looking great for years and years, you can get help from a landscaping company (such as Affordable Cuts). These companies offer many useful services: Interlocking Stone Paver Installation If you are looking to give your front lawn a dynamic look, you can have a landscaping company set up interlocking stone pavers. These pavers can be installed around the border of your front lawn, giving...

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Professional Lawn Care Services: More Than Just A Convenience

Posted by on May 16, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Professional Lawn Care Services: More Than Just A Convenience

When it comes to yard work, many people struggle to choose between doing the job themselves of hiring a professional lawn care service to do the work for them. This is because many people view professional lawn care services as a luxury. However, the truth is, these services can offer many benefits that go beyond mere convenience. Below you will learn more about these benefits so that you can decide once and for all whether or not the use of professional lawn care services are right for you. No Need To Maintain Or Store Lawn Equipment...

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Commercial Decking: How to Clean Your Wood Deck with a Power Washer

Posted by on May 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Commercial Decking: How to Clean Your Wood Deck with a Power Washer

If you have a wood deck around your commercial property, you might be wondering how to get it clean. While regular sweeping and rinsing it with a garden hose is good for short-term cleaning, you may end up with stains from oil and debris that needs something a little more powerful. This is where the pressure washer comes in. A pressure washer, also called a power washer, uses a high amount of pressure that helps get the wood clean. Here are some tips for using this type of washer for your wood deck. Choose Your Power Washer and Tip One...

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How To Remove A Tree Stump With Herbicides

Posted by on May 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Remove A Tree Stump With Herbicides

When you have a tree you need to get rid of because it is growing too close to a building or the roots are breaking into your sewer pipes, you need to make sure to kill the roots and get rid of the stump. While it is possible to grind the stump down or dig up the roots and then pull the stump out, the easier method is to use herbicides. However, before doing this, there are a few things you need to understand. Kill the Roots First The first step is to kill the roots. This will stop them from growing and causing more damage. It will also stop...

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Need Easy Access To Your Garden Tools? Use This Rake Trick

Posted by on May 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Need Easy Access To Your Garden Tools? Use This Rake Trick

If gardening is an activity that you love, you might spend hours pruning, picking, planting, watering and everything else that cultivating a spectacular garden entails. You might also find yourself going back and forth to the garage or shed to grab the tools you need to tackle the task. But if you use this guide to turn an old rake into a garden tool hanger, you can have everything readily available, so you can spend more time taking care of your plants. Step 1: Gather the Items You’ll Need The chances are good that you have an old...

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Bee-Utiful Ideas For Creating A Pollinator Garden

Posted by on May 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Bee-Utiful Ideas For Creating A Pollinator Garden

Bees make the world go ’round.  In fact, bees are responsible for 80 percent of the pollination in the world.  Furthermore, honey bees pollinate 1/3 of all fruits and vegetables.  Without bees and other pollinators, such as butterflies, moths, and hummingbirds, supermarkets would have a much smaller produce section.  If you want to help encourage pollination and healthy food production, you can start a pollinator garden in your own backyard.   Choosing the Right Landscaping The right type of plants will attract...

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