Monthly Archives: April 2016

Gift Ideas for a Handy DIY Mom

Is your Mom a do-it-yourselfer? Here are some gift ideas for gardening and decorating that she’ll probably enjoy. They’re clever and useful products that make a special gift for any handy mom. The best part is she’ll smile and think … Continue reading

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Plant a Tree for Arbor Day, April 29

If you’re considering planting a tree, the best resource we’ve seen is http://www.arborday.org, the Web site of the National Arbor Day Foundation. You’ll learn everything you want to know about planting trees and can use their online guide to identify … Continue reading

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Get Your Garage Organized

Today a garage means different things to different people. It can exist to protect a car or to create a man cave, but for most of us it’s somewhere in between. As young marrieds we didn’t have a garage with … Continue reading

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Grass Growing Advice from Grass Seed USA

To create a lush green landscape keep your grass healthy and in tip top shape with these helpful hints from the experts at Grass Seed USA, a coalition of American grass seed farmers. These are 3 easy peasy takeaways any … Continue reading

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April Home Maintenance Checklist

At this time of year it’s a good idea to take some time to make inspections and clean and maintain some of the well used systems of your home. Take a look at these 11 chores and make your own … Continue reading

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