How to Prune a Tree to Keep It Small

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Pruning a tree is a delicate process, but it’s important for the purpose of curbing excessive growth. There is a variety of reasons why allowing a tree to grow wider and taller might not be the best plan for your garden; for example, it may end up crossing over property boundaries, overshadowing other trees, or … Read more

6 Tips for Building the Ultimate Backyard Treehouse 

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The construction of treehouses has appealed to humans for a long time. In recognition of that, we have gathered some tips and ideas to help you build a treehouse in your own backyard. With the correct hand tools for woodworking, you can create a beautiful model. 1. Let the tree grow Trees will move in several different directions … Read more

6 Easy Lawn Maintenance Tips for Beginners

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The secret to a healthy-looking lawn is, of course, regular maintenance. Aside from sourcing the best lawn grass and stocking up on organic fertilizers and pest control solutions, you should also be ready to get your hands dirty.  Lawn Maintenance Tips Source: NinaMalyna (Shutterstock) Whether you choose to do it once a week or every … Read more

How to Fix Continuous Spinning of the Weed Eater String

This problem of continuous spinning of the weed eater string is very common among new users of this tool and can make your head spin just as much. But, once you get a hold of how to easily fix this problem without the need of reaching out to a professional, you’ll be back to weeding … Read more

A beginner’s guide to DIY lawn striping

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Do you ever look at your neighbor’s lawn and wonder how they got it to look so nice? There’s something soothing about looking at a lawn that has different shades of green. Your neighbours might have had a professional mowing company come over to mow it, but the secret is you can actually do it … Read more

10 Ways Your Lawn Benefits the Environment

Due to anxieties about water conservation, many people are switching to artificial or synthetic turf. However, having a lawn full of natural grass benefits the environment in many more ways. If you are considering switching to artificial turf, please consider the benefits that a natural lawn has to the environment.   Natural grass improves air … Read more

What is the Best Time to Trim Evergreen Shrubs?

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Evergreen shrubs and hedges have offered privacy and verdant beauty to backyards all over the world for as long as any of us can remember. Though they are hardy, tough and beautiful plants, they do require maintenance to keep them looking good and growing properly. With maintenance, timing is everything, which makes us ask the … Read more

The Best Car to Buy If You Are a Gardener

Gardeners often need to haul and transport heavy cargo. If you are a gardener, you will frequently need to transport shrubs or fertilizers. You will need to have good transport especially if it’s a gardening business. Choosing the right gardening car is one way of enhancing your business. Customers love to have their services done … Read more

Garden Tools Are a Great Gift Idea for a Hobbyist Gardener

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When to give garden tools as gifts and who is the most likely recipient of such gifts? This is one of the questions that many of us has been thinking about sometimes, so we’ve decided to create this short informative article to try to answer to these very questions. We live in a society that … Read more

Weed Eater Safety: Precautions to Take

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A weed eater, also known as a weed whacker or a steam, is used for trimming parts of a lawn to get that neat, manicured look, and for cutting bushes. They are really handy because they are light, portable, quick, easy-to-use, and, best of all, can do more than a lawn mower – not to … Read more