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User Map - Oct 4, 2017

Posted in YardYum on Oct 04, 2017

User Map - Oct 4, 2017

Today at the office we were curious about all the different countries our users come from, so we had some fun with the data and generated this map :)

Want to Repel Snakes Naturally?

Posted in Homeowners on Sep 21, 2017

Want to Repel Snakes Naturally?

Although snakes can actually be beneficial for your garden (they often prey on pests that eat your plants, like mice and beetles), they can also be extremely dangerous for your family and your pets. So let’s take a look at some natural ways to keep snakes out of your yard!

Gardening is one of the most fulfilling part-time activities for those that love seeing green leafy veggies in their backyard. Gardening like any other economic activity will cost money when staring or even when it comes to sustenance. Just like any other hobby, there are ways to save money if you are really into it. Here is ten money saving tips for Gardening and planting.

Tips for an Eco-Friendly Garden

Posted in Gardening on Sep 13, 2017

Tips for an Eco-Friendly Garden

Do your power bills and water bills get higher in the summer? If so, your beautiful green garden may be to blame. Although a garden can be beautiful, it can be an energy waster if you are not careful. You can save money on your utility bills by making some changes to your outdoor habits. Let's take a look at some clever landscape designs that can help make your garden more energy efficient and save you money.

The rise of online shopping seems relentless but, when it comes to a product as substantial as a garden building, should people visit a physical garden centre - or is choosing a shed, greenhouse or pergola in front of a laptop or mobile phone just as satisfactory?

So, this is potentially one of my favorite pallet projects. It is comprised entirely of reclaimed materials including pallets, cushions, pillows, and the fabric that is almost "reclaimed". The fabric is located at the end of the spool remnants, and the cushions were created using used baby mattresses. The pillows are reclaimed pillow material, so it is a very simple item to build.

There are many things you can do in addition to planting flowers in your garden to attract bees. Try some of these things out to truly turn your garden into a place of refuge for them.

Growing fruit trees requires a certain amount of knowhow and this blog post is designed to provide just that – so read on.

Companion planting is a technique in gardening where different varieties of plants are growing in one small area, in order to benefit one another. Companion planting is good for deterring pests,while protecting and attracting beneficial insects.

How to Grow the Perfect Lawn

Posted in Homeowners on Aug 09, 2017

How to Grow the Perfect Lawn

Having a perfectly striped lawn is something a lot of people want. While acres and acres of grass aren’t environmentally sustainable, a little lawn tucked in between pollinator-friendly perennials and a kitchen garden can improve the value of your home, provide a place for pets and kids to play, and look really nice.