Buying Property In A Hurricane Zone? 4 Things To Do Before The Wind Blows

If you've purchased a home in an area prone to hurricanes, the coming of storm season can be a stressful time. But one valuable way to reduce that stress is to prepare your property ahead of time. This will help you face hurricane season with confidence and a plan. If you're in this position, here are 4 key things to do to prep your property for an onslaught.  Care for Trees. [Read More]

4 Tips For Creating A Plant Nursery In Your Backyard

Do you want to start a plant nursery in your large backyard to make profits from it? In order to run a profitable nursery, you must make sure it is created in the most professional way possible. You need to make sure your backyard is pleasant to look at if your customers will be walking around the nursery to choose plants. Take a look at this article for tips that can help you create the most ideal plant nursery for running a small business. [Read More]

A Dash And A Sprinkle -- 3 Easy Steps To Adding An Herb Garden In Your Backyard

Are you thinking about installing an herb garden in your backyard? For cooks and food connoisseurs alike, being able to step outside and pick fresh herbs for dinner is a dream come true. So, how can you add this fun detail to your landscape? Here is a handy three-step guide. Keep It Close. When choosing a location for your herb garden, try to place it close to the house -- primarily, close to the kitchen -- for easy access. [Read More]

Three Reasons Hydroseeding Makes It Easier To Grow Or Repair Your Lawn

Whether you are putting in a new lawn or repairing worn patches on an existing one, you might give hydroseeding a try. Originally designed for large volume commercial use, the seed mixture is catching on in the residential market. Below is a brief description of hydroseeding and three reasons why you might consider it for your reseeding needs. What is Hydroseeding? Hydroseeding is the application of lawn seed using a spray delivery system The seeds are mixed with fertilizer and a mulch usually made of wood chips or cellulose fibers. [Read More]