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How To Keep Your Grass Green During A Heatwave

We might adore the long, hot summers but one thing around the house generally isn’t so keen - our lawns! Perfectly green, pristine grass lawns are something a lot of gardeners aspire to. After all, there’s nothing like the look of a beautiful expanse of turf to be a cool oasis, an escape from a busy world, and the ideal summer backdrop to all those garden parties and barbecues we have planned for the season.

Over time, however, hot and dry weather can cause parched, yellowed and thinning grass that looks less than impressive. Believe it or not, grass can actually get stressed by hot weather, leaving you with a lawn that is more patchy than palatial. So how can you best preserve your lawn during a heatwave?

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Time to Part Ways: 6 Signs a Tree Has Served Its Course

A tree plays a major role in the environment. It provides oxygen to the inhabitants of the planet. It offers a home to various creatures of the planet. It can also provide security to prevent the land from eroding away in a storm or flood. One of the greatest benefits a tree provides is its majestic beauty.

A tree is a wonderful addition to any property. It offers value and beauty that cannot be found anywhere else. Unfortunately, there are times when a tree must be removed. Often, this is to prevent dangers and damage. It is important for property owners to understand these signs and take action before further problems arise.

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It’s Spooky Season! 5 Halloween Decoration Ideas for a Fun and Festive Day

From pumpkins to skeletons, spooky season has a lot to offer. Click here for some Halloween decoration ideas that you won't want to miss.

Spooky season is here and it's time to get festive.

Whether you want to create an entire spider-filled graveyard or a small centerpiece for your dining room table, this list has it on hand.

Read on for five spooky Halloween decoration ideas.

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Starting A Flower Garden: Essential Tips For Beginners

Your landscaping aspirations start at a blooming flower garden. Starting a flower garden is both fun and rewarding- when you see the plant starters morph into gorgeous, beautiful smelling buds, the validation you get is unparalleled.

This might seem like a mammoth task in the beginning, but with the right guidelines, and essential beginning techniques, it is surely achievable. Here we have compiled the steps for you!

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Making a Small Yard Look Bigger

Making a small yard look bigger seems impossible at first. And while we agree that it can be challenging, it’s not impossible. You can make your small yard look bigger if you follow at least some of the tips mentioned below. Bear in mind, not all of you will be able to put all of these in practice. In some cases, it’s because of the location, in others, well, you will see for yourself below.

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Atlanta Living: 3 Cheap Do-It-Yourself Landscaping Ideas

By now, you already know that Atlanta offers different gardening opportunities depending on the season. In January, for example, English daisies and pansies are the best flowers to plant. Mid-January, you can try planting turnips, radishes, cabbages, broccoli, and some leafy greens.

Come February, you can start planting sweet peas along with winter daphnes, garlic, onions, and English peas. There is a perfect flower or vegetable to plant every month, and the planting season doesn’t end until December. And if you’re done planting, maybe you’re in for some DIY landscaping, too.

Any seasoned gardener or landscaper will tell you that your home’s landscape is not only about haphazardly positioned shrubs and trees. Even if it’s a DIY project, you need to carefully plan it out.

You need to do lots of research, too! On top of it all, since it’s a DIY project, prepare yourself for some real soil work. The effort that needs to be put in is not a problem for a hobbyist. The pleasure they get from seeing the result of their efforts is enough reward for their hard work.

The truth of the matter is, if you want amazing landscaping, it won’t come cheap. However, if you plan thoroughly, you can bring to life an amazing outdoor setting with a little upfront cost. Here are some ideas to help you out.

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Turning a Pergola into a Green Space – Gardening Tips and Tricks

Do you have big garden plans this year that include the addition of a pergola in your backyard space? Pergolas are not only beautiful looking, but they also act as the perfect place to put your garden furniture, relax, and have that little bit of shade, making the hot summer sun more manageable. But did you also know that you can add greenery to your pergola and in fact use it as an anchor point for a new garden?

Here we’ll take a look at some gardening tips and tricks that will help you turn your pergola into the ultimate green space setting. They are all easy to implement, so if you have some time on your hands now you are stuck in lockdown, read on!

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9 Features to Look for When Purchasing a House with a Garden

Congratulations! You’re in the market to buy your very first house. If you love nature and you want a home with a lush garden, there are various features that make up a beautiful landscape. A garden is a place where you can relax and enjoy the outdoors. But how do you find a home with an idyllic garden you’ll love?

Take a look at these 9 tips to finding a home with the perfect garden. You may find handy tips you didn’t consider before.

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Avoid Plumbing Problems In Your Garden

So, you are thinking of turning your untouched outer space into a beautiful landscape? That’s a great idea! This post will provide information about to avoid plumbing problems you should know.

Turning your outer space into a landscape is one of the best things you will do to your house. It is such a good feeling when you know you have your own lush space at a distance of a few steps. You don’t have to go anywhere else to have a refreshing dose of nature.

Moreover, your summer nights also become more entertaining because a well-thought landscape gives you a space to enjoy movies under the patio-come-lounge area and organize BBQ parties. Not to forget, it also skyrockets the curb appeal and value of your home.

But landscaping is not all about digging out space and splurging your money thoughtlessly. No matter how beautiful your poolside view is, and how many fancy lights you have installed, if you haven’t considered possible problems of plumbing in los angeles, nothing will work. If your drainage system goes out of order, it will ruin your entire landscaping.

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Remarkable Ideas To Maintain Your Yard With Small Cost

Every person would love to remain in a neat and well-maintained backyard. However, it costs money to groom it well and ensure it remains green without compromising the way to take care of it. This post will introduce about ways to maintain your yard with small cost.

As you consider the cost-saving effects, there is a need to analyze the purpose of maintaining your yard as green and attractive. Some people do it for leisure, and others would want to do it to have a place to rest and enjoy the natural beauty.

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