Category Archive: Gardening tips

How and When to Prune or Trim

How and When to Prune or Trim With few exceptions, plants can be pruned anytime during the year. But, for most, pruning is best done in spring.. Pruning makes your plant look better and feel better too! It allows the plant’s “support system” to send vital energy and nutrients a smaller area and to encourage …

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How to Disguise Rubbish Bins and Recycling Bins Outside Your Home

How to Disguise Rubbish Bins and Recycling Bins Outside Your Home We all know that a home’s curb appeal is usually the first impression guests have of your home. Improving your home’s curb appeal doesn’t have to be expensive. Sometimes, the simplest changes can make a world of difference. Many people consider trash cans placed …

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How to Divide & Transplant Hostas in Your Yard

How to Divide & Transplant Hostas in Your Yard “Do you have some areas in your landscape that need filling in? If so, hostas can be perfect for getting the job done. Separating old and large hosta plants is the perfect way to get free plants for your space. But the trick is knowing how …

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7 Epic Backyard Cabins From Around the Web

7 Epic Backyard Cabins From Around the Web Log cabins are a great way to build your own sustainable home, and with a little knowledge, the right tools, and some manpower, you can build your own for a fraction of the cost. You could make a backyard hideaway, a mother in law cabin, luxurious hunting …

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10 Ways to Make Your Outdoor Dining Space Awesome

10 Ways to Make Your Outdoor Dining Space Awesome No matter how small, outdoor space is an awful thing to waste. Stealing a few of these outdoor dining ideas will transform your itty-bitty slice of nature into an inviting retreat. Enhance the experience by using fabrics, textures and products that are rustic and romantic but …

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