garden edging

Top 8 Best Garden Edging Tips

If you’re into gardening, whether you’re new at it or a seasoned gardener, then you have probably heard of garden edging. Whether you have or have not, however, it’s an important skill to have.  This technique can make your garden look so much better. But, of course, you first have to know how to do it and what it’s all about. Understanding Garden Edging “Edging” may sound like a fancy term, especially to those...
Vertical garden

Ideas for your vertical garden

A vertical garden is a way to save space and make something beautiful I adore that human who thought and invented vertical gardening (ridges). It's so space saving and good looking actually. In these vertical gardens, you can grow vegetables, herbs, flowers, and strawberries. So today we will talk about cheap and hand-made vertical ridges. Pyramid type garden The most common vertical gardening - the pyramid. This kind of gardening allows you...
retaining wall made up of blocks of stones

6 Gorgeous Retaining Wall Ideas

Nature’s uneven and wild terrain is undoubtedly magical. However, a lot of that magic seems to dissipate once you try to have a romantic wine dinner on your uneven patio or try to play a game of badminton on a giant slope. That’s why many people choose to install a retaining wall as a backstop: it carves out a practical and fully-functional space for you to enjoy any activity outside. On top...
How to make compost

How to make compost that WORKS

How to make THE BEST compost ever Many people are thinking that compost pits are the best way to make compost. It's not the best way to make compost. There is no point to make a compost using a pit. It will take a very long time, and compost will be not good. It's better to make compost in bins or boxes with access to oxygen. Oxygen is the most...
Best Lawn fertilizers

Buying Guide: How to choose lawn fertilizers 2018

Buying Guide: How to choose lawn fertilizers Using lawn fertilizers is an outstanding lawn care manner. It makes grass color better. Besides grass needs to be recovered from stress, like winter or dry month. If you are using lawn fertilizer, weeds will stay away from your grass and diseases too. How to choose lawn fertilizers? There are few important points to think about when choosing lawn fertilizers. Lawn fertilizer consists of Nitrogen (N),...
Homemade Organic Pesticides

Best Homemade Organic Pesticides

Best Homemade Organic Pesticides I think you don't need to be introduced to pesticides. Billions spent using them, billions spent to fight against them, and a billion conversations spent talking about them. Today I will talk about pesticides good brother - organic pesticides. What does "organic" mean? Most people think that organic pesticides are chemical free and totally healthy. But it is not. It does say that pesticides are not manufactured synthetically...

How To Make An Eco-Friendly Backyard

How To Make An Eco-Friendly Backyard Spring is just around the corner and that makes this the perfect time to start planning the new look for your backyard. While you're at it, why not do it in an eco-friendly way and help keep our planet clean and healthy. Go through these tips to ensure you are taking the right steps to give your outdoor area a stunning new look in...
Make Basic Potting Soil

Planting Basics: Make Basic Potting Soil

Planting Basics: Make Basic Potting Soil Soil I was chugging along, putting together an article about the basics of planting plants, specifically woody plants, because that's what I've been doing lately, albeit not exactly at the prime time for doing it. Suddenly, I realized Whoa There!...the first thing; the most basic thing about planting anything is what it's being planted in. The soil. So, before we get into planting, let's look...
Concrete Shed Base

Is a Concrete Shed Base What You Need?

Is a Concrete Shed Base What You Need? If you're planning on building a shed, you may be mapping out the project and you have probably realized by now that you will probably need to clean your yard before starting this project. We recommend quickly getting this done by using a quality backpack leaf blower.  One key consideration should be which foundation to select. If you do choose a concrete shed base,...
Victory Garden

Vegetable Garden: Plant a Victory Garden

Planting a vegetable garden in 1943 was considered an act of patriotism. During World War II Americans were called on to help with the war effort. They conserved metal. They gave up normal things to help with their country win the war. Citizens collected materials, like rubber, silk, aluminum, and glass for recycling into needed weapons, machinery and supplies for the soldiers. Women sewed and knitted gloves, socks, wristbands...