Image from Pixabay Your yard is your sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of the office, school, and volunteer work that you do. You spend your evenings there, reading books by the glow of a solar lamp, host pool parties for the kids, or enjoy quiet evenings with a glass...
When it comes to landscaping, people have very different opinions on the subject. Some people absolutely love it. They consider it great fun to customize and design their yards and to get them looking exactly like they want. Some people even enjoy landscaping so much that they change their lawns...
Are you itching for a place to soak your feet this summer? An above ground pool is the perfect place to relax with the whole family.But you don’t want just any pool.Your pool should be exciting, a worthy place to host a party or just hang out on your...
Have you got a tiny yard in need of a revamp? Maybe it’s cluttered or uncomfortable. Maybe it’s just plain boring. Either way, your yard is missing something. Small though it may be, your backyard has a big heart — it needs character. And there’s no better way to do that than with...
If you’re a fan of gardening, then you know this hobby can be quite tricky. There are a ton of factors to take into consideration, from water to humidity and from temperature to light. The latter is a real deal breaker when it comes to growing plants because some...
As per a study by Mattress Recycling Council, it is found that the Americans roughly dispose around 15-20 million mattresses every year. The size of an average mattress is about 40 cubic feet, which means that in one year the amount of mattress disposal by Americans takes up to...
Are you familiar with the Japanese philosophy of wabi-sabi? It’s really an indispensable concept for gardeners to keep at the back of their mind, if not to embrace passionately! Put simply, wabi-sabi is the art of appreciating the imperfections and the transience around us. A chipped flowerpot, for example, becomes...
Frugal Tips for Veggie Gardening on a Budget Creating a vegetable garden without being lured in by expensive tools and fertilizers is an art in itself! The health benefits of vegetables, the joy of organic vegetable growing and the exercise and fresh air gardeners enjoy are worth a lot –...
The Many Homes of 7 Famous People Designing your dream home and garden can be frustrating – there are so many possibilities, how are you supposed to decide on just one ‘theme’? The simple solution is to own more than one property! Okay, that might not feasible for most of us....
If traditional garden designs aren’t your kind of thing, it can be hard to motivate yourself to put in the effort to make your garden look special. Luckily, there’s lots of inspiration that can be found in places you might not expect, and Budget Direct has come up with...