Most of us don't live on 40000 hectares of land. We don't drive tractors, and we're not planting fields. Most of us have a small, average sized yard with perhaps enough room for a small garden, some outdoor seating and a play area for the kids. But that doesn't mean we can't enjoy the benefits of home-grown produce. There are many things you can do on a small plot of land to maximize its use, enjoyment and productivity. Here are three low-maintenance tips to help you get the most our of your small yard.
Outdoor water fountains offer a way to add interest to your landscape. If you are considering adding a water feature to your landscape, check out the following tips.
There are practical and easy ways to bring unlimited opportunities and positive energy into your life and home, and create a good first impression using Feng Shui at your front door and entrance. Here are some great tips coming via Jayme Barrett, the best-selling author of Feng Shui Your Life.
If you love gardening as much as we do, chances are you also enjoy reading about new methods for growing the healthiest, most delicious fruits, veggies, and herbs around. Maybe you’re curious about different strategies for testing and maintaining your soil? Or perhaps you’re looking for fun ideas to decorate your backyard garden? Either way, we’re excited to share with you our list of best gardening blogs!
Posted in Gardening on Oct 25, 2016
The ability to have a lawn happens to be one of the best privileges of owning a home. When you are able to care for it properly, you will have a chance at grass that looks amazing, along with a great flower garden. If you are hoping to increase your exterior beauty, all you need to do is look into the installation of a water fountain.
If you're in the market for new outdoor furniture, we've come up with a list of things you should consider before making a decision. Things such as how easy it is to maintain, where you'll store it, the location it's going in, and so on. Good luck!
So, you love the idea of growing your own vegetables, but you don’t know where to start, right? Maybe you’re intrigued by the satisfaction of eating food you’ve grown, or creating meals for your family that are nutritious, or maybe even saving money on your grocery bill. Whatever the reason is, we’re here to help!
Some people have land in their backyard, but others live in townhouses and apartments where land to grow a garden may be scarce. Even those folks with backyards may have soil that’s not ideal for a garden or there may be too many trees and not enough sunshine. This is where neighborhood gardens can be a great choice.
Many people give up on gardening when they move into a patio or an apartment, because they think they can’t have a good garden in such a limited space. Don’t be one of them! If you’re passionate about gardening, don’t let a simple thing like limited space stop you. You can have a wonderful garden no matter where you live. Here are 10 creative patio gardening ideas for those who’re looking to start a garden in a limited space.
Biodynamic gardening is a specific approach to gardening that focuses on holistic, ethical, and ecological factors. It’s often confused with organic gardening. As you can probably guess, biodynamic gardening uses composts and manures that don’t have any chemicals.