Fall into a Beautiful Spring

October 19th, 2017

Summer is over and you’re probably loving the idea of putting the lawn mower away for the season. The trees are turning and your thoughts are drifting to football, Halloween or other autumn fun. Time to forget about the yard and garden? Not just yet (sorry!). Fall is the perfect time to prepare your lawn, shrubs and plants to look fantastic in the spring and summer Read More...

Mums the Word

October 22nd, 2015

Chrysanthemums are the classic fall flower, one that extends a garden’s beauty long after the summer blossoms have faded away. Available in an incredibly vast array of colors, shapes and sizes, mums offer so many ways to dress your home and garden with a truly personal touch. Best of all, if you care for them the right way, they’ll come back every year Read More...

Say Goodbye to Slugs and Snails

August 26th, 2015

Nothing can ruin the barefoot freedom of summer like stepping on an icky, slimy slug or crunching down on the shell of a snail. But it’s not just your feet that can be affected by these pests. Your garden can suffer too. Slugs and snails usually slither out of the underbrush at night. But, during the day, they keep busy munching on your favorite foliage Read More...

Tweet, Tweet, Tweet

July 7th, 2015

It’s summer – time to log off of Twitter (and other social media) and enjoy some real tweets in your own great outdoors. Song birds can fill your yard with beautiful music, and provide visual enjoyment from morning ‘til night. By adding the right plants and feeders to your yard, it’s easy to attract an assortment of feathered friends Read More...

Spring into a Beautiful Yard and Garden!

May 19th, 2014

Warm weather has finally arrived, and along with it, visions of colorful gardens and lush green lawns. Now’s the time to make a great start on your ideal outdoor spaces. Get tips on the right way to plant, prune, weed, start seeds and stop weeds – so you can enjoy the spectacular results! Check out these helpful ideas from Better Homes and Gardens and How Stuff Works Read More...