Saturday, January 30, 2016

Did You Know about Slugs




Only 5 per cent of the slug population is above ground at any one time.
The other 95 per cent is underground digesting your seedlings, laying eggs, and feeding on roots and seed sprouts!
A slug’s blood is a disturbing shade of green!
Slugs play an important role in ecology by eating...

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Saturday, January 23, 2016

Save Money By Hydroponic At Home



Ever thought about growing your own food? If you like science and stay-at-home hobbies, and are maybe a bit of a control freak, hydroponic gardening – an art, science, and hobby all rolled up into one – might be just for you.
Hydroponic gardening can be a cheap way to grow your own...

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Are Robotic Lawn Mowers Safe?



You’re standing in your front yard minding your own business when a robot with three razor sharp blades spinning at 5,800 rpm starts racing toward you. What do you do?
Is this some kind of nightmare? No, you’re awake and this is really happening, so once again, what do you do?
The answer is not...

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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Covered Patios as Investment



If you are a homeowner, you know how important the real estate market has become to the financial well-being and security of you and your family. Your home may well be your biggest investment, and like any other investment, it needs to be managed and protected. Unfortunately, home repairs are...

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Monday, January 4, 2016

Tips for Getting Perennials Right



The perfect time to plan a new border or revive an old one is when the weather’s cold, the garden’s bare and its structure is easy to see. Perennials are a good place to start. Easy to grow, there are hundreds of plant shapes and flower colors to choose from – but selecting...

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