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Lay a Stone Path in Your Garden

If you need a walkway through your garden or yard, a stepping stone path can be a practical solution as well as a compliment to the landscape. You can lay it out as a straight walkway or as a winding … Continue reading

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Working in the Yard

At this time of the summer when it’s either too hot, too dry or too wet some of us question why we spend time working in the garden. The argument for gardening is a strong one that includes the benefits … 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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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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Lay a Stone Path in Your Garden

If you need a walkway through your garden or yard, a stepping stone path can be a practical solution as well as a compliment to the landscape. You can lay it out as a straight walkway or as a winding … Continue reading

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How Much It Costs to Remove a Tree Stump

We thought removing an unwanted tree in our back yard wouldn’t be that big of a project because the tree wasn’t large. In fact, cutting it down was a slow but methodical job. Removing the stump, however, now that was … Continue reading

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Safely Using Outdoor Power Equipment

You’ll be proud of your home and property when it looks its best with a freshly cut lawn, manicured garden beds and trimmed shrubbery and bushes. The pros at the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) have some sage advice with … Continue reading

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