3 Tips For Growing A Lawn From Seed
25 September 2015
A beautiful lawn looks great while also providing a place for your children and pets to play. A lot of people choose to lay sod, but this can be expensive to do, especially when compared to growing grass from seed. Growing grass from seed may take longer, but in the long run it will eventually look just as good as sod if you nurture it while it is growing and continue to care for it properly after it has grown in.
Water Delivery Methods: Choosing The Right Sprinklers For Your Yard
24 September 2015
When it comes to sprinklers, it can be easy to assume that each model type will suit your needs. All of them spray water, which in turn waters your plant life. However, the method in which the water hits your plants is just as important as remembering to water them in the first place.
Impact sprinklers are a common option for most residential homes. These sprinklers spray water in a constant stream, while the head rotates.
Five Awesome Ground Covers You Shouldn't Overlook
18 September 2015
Ground covers are one of the most overlooked plant types. These little guys can fill all of your awkward spaces, fight weeds, and grow where grass dares not tread. Learning which ground covers will work best for you will make your gardens prettier and help fight erosion.
While leadwort may not earn points for its name, it earns some serious points for how pretty it is. For most of the year, leadwort has dark green to bronze colored leaves with vibrant blue flowers.
How To Create A Beautiful Garden Path Out Of Edgers And Gravel
15 September 2015
Having a beautiful garden area in your backyard is a great idea, but it is even better if you have a distinct path leading to it. If you are looking for an affordable way to create a path to your garden, you may want to consider making a gravel path. While gravel on its own is not exactly glamorous, with the right steps you can create a gravel path that looks great.