Tag: Gardening

Posted on 02/04/2024
3 Low maintenance garden tips you should know
Whether you’re a gardening beginner or just want more...
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Posted on 11/20/2022
Rain gardens: Design ideas & more
When it comes to rain gardens, design matters for more than just aesthetics. Rain gardens are meant to serve an important purpose in capturing rainwater runoff, and both the plants and structure of the garden determine its effectiveness. To help you learn more about rain gardens, here are some key benefits and design elements to know: Why are...
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Posted on 05/22/2022
Prevent Erosion & Landslides With These Gardening Tips
Planting anything on an incline might seem like more trouble than it's worth. However, if your yard has any slopes, you could be at risk for soil erosion and landslides. The best way to avoid them is to plant trees, shrubs or other plants on the slope to strengthen the ground. Here are some tips for gardening on...
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Posted on 05/15/2022
Landscape for beginners: Getting started with designing an outdoor space
There are many factors that go into designing a landscape - for beginners, the number of options can be overwhelming. How do you choose the best plants and where to plant them? How do you arrange your yard in an aesthetically pleasing but functional way? Luckily, there are some basics you can follow to get started in beginner...
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Posted on 02/20/2022
How to Winterize Your Yard
You can protect all parts of your property from winter storms and temperatures by taking a few simple preventative measures. In addition to the steps you can take in your house, there are also things you can do to prepare your yard and outdoor spaces for what's to come. Here are some simple tips for how to winterize...
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Posted on 10/24/2021
Why Catnip Is an Excellent Companion Plant for Vegetables
Catnip is an herb of many talents. Besides being famously loved by cats, it also has many benefits for your home and garden. Catnip can be particularly beneficial when grown in vegetable gardens because of its pest-repelling properties. Here we’ll go into detail about how and why to use catnip in your vegetable garden. Bug Repellent One of...
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Posted on 06/14/2020
Add a Rain Chain to Your Garden
Image by Kaitong Yepoon from Shutterstock Rain in its due time is every gardener's dream. Saving and reusing rainwater is a great way to save resources for the garden. One way to collect rainwater and store it for future use is to install a rain chain. A decorative rain chain can be used in place of a downspout...
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