When I was a very young child I would sit in the garden and eat dirt with a spoon from my Mom’s kitchen. My mother freaked and called my grandmother who told my Mom not to worry, I was just missing some minerals in my diet.
During the summer, swimming pools are fantastic while it is warm, however hot tubs may be enjoyed at any time of the year. A hot tub, in fact, frequently allows you to enjoy things outdoors such as beautiful sunsets, changing leaves, fallen snow and starry nights at times when you might not be able to otherwise.
Society garlic (Tulbaghia violacea) is a perennial herb or landscape plant that is grown for its fragrant flowers, edible leaves, and edible roots. It is native to Southern Africa and is naturalized in various parts of East Africa and Central America. A part of the onion family, society garlic gets its name from the belief that, while the plant smells like garlic, it supposedly does not cause halitosis the way true garlic does.
Posted in Gardening on Feb 14, 2017
Do you want to make the most of your small garden – these tips are here just to help and will allow you a flourishing area with ease.
Posted in Homeowners on Feb 13, 2017
As the economy has taken a hit in recent years, there have been more occurrences of garden thefts. Taking the proper steps to secure your garden will help to prevent an intruder not only gaining access to your produce, it'll help to protect your home, shed, and garage from being entered. Use these tips to pick out a suitable fence design that is both aesthetically pleasing and provides security to your living space.
It goes without saying that gardening blogs can be a wealth of information for any intrepid gardener. Whether you are just getting started or you have a bit of experience, the internet has a host of tried and true tips, reviews and advice that you can use to help you with your garden.
Posted in Gardening on Feb 05, 2017
Modern gardeners are constantly looking for ways to spruce up their garden design. These ten beautiful additions will add an extra layer of natural appeal to your garden, putting your design one step above the rest.
Impressing friends and neighbors and generally having an attractive and appealing yard is the goal of most of us. It may surprise you to discover that much of the work needed to create a great looking outdoor space can be carried out yourself, even if you don't see yourself as being a particularly skilled gardener. However, you will need to have some time on your hands and be prepared to work hard to achieve that great looking yard.
Gardening whether Indoors or Outdoors has grown increasingly popular over the past couple years. The growing demand to Eat Healthy and eliminate harmful Pesticides from our diets has driven the Agricultural Revolution to new heights. Helping with this new trend is the Tower Garden Aeroponic Growing System. The technology was developed by NASA, it allows you to grow a minimum of 20 plant in 3 cubic feet. The plants are fed nutrients through a cascading flow of water that eliminates the need for soil. With the addition of Grow Lights you can grow an Indoor Herb Garden or Fresh Strawberries throughout the year.
Posted in Homeowners on Jan 12, 2017
First impressions are important. If you are trying to sell your home, the moment that a buyer steps out of their car, they are already determining whether they like the property or not. The money that you spend on landscaping is even more worth it when you consider that fact that you get about 7 percent more in returns than you do from other kinds of renovations. With a little work, you can increase the value of your home today!