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    3 Backyard Gardening Essentials (You Didn’t Know You Needed!)

    What’s more rewarding than a flourishing backyard garden full of flowers, fruits, and veggies as a result of your hard work? Gardening is a great pastime for any age, but without the right tools, you could be adding unnecessary stress to your planting efforts. We know the obvious ones: gloves, wheelbarrows, spades, and a few more. But do you have ...
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    5 Winter Garden Tips – What You Should Be Doing

    As the seasons change and the temperatures drop, the livelihood of your garden dwindles and often gets neglected until spring. However, you don’t have to put away the gardening gloves just yet. In fact, by maintaining your garden even through the winter months, you can have an even more successful planting experience next season! While you may have already begun ...
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    6 Gardening Tips Experts Use for Successful Planting

    Backyard gardening is a fun pastime that reaps many benefits. However, many people (even you!) may be missing out on an even better and more fruitful garden. Ready to take your garden to the next level? We’re going to give you 6 best-kept gardening tips from reputable experts for successful and stress-free planting. 6 Must-Know Gardening Tips 1. Extend your ...

    Choosing the Right Compost Bin

    A compost bin allows you to produce useful fertilizer for your garden or house plants right from your backyard. As mentioned in our How to Compost blog, kitchen scraps, lawn clippings, and other organic materials combine with heat, water, and air to decompose, forming a crumbly, nutrient-rich soil over time. Why Do You Need a Compost Bin? Utilizing a compost ...
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    4 Ideas to Create a Stunning Autumn Garden

    Fall often brings cool weather, and with it, a stunning array of colors as greens turn to oranges, burgundies, and browns. One look outside and it’s easy to see why it’s considered one of the prettiest times of the year. Yet one of the biggest challenges for many gardeners in the fall is how to maintain and enhance the stunning ...
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    Fall Gardening: Tips for Growing Autumn Veggies

    Gardening doesn’t have to end once September and October hit! Fall gardening is completely possible – especially if you’re interested in growing fresh produce right from home for a little while longer. Don’t let the brisk weather stop you from taking care of your garden just yet. Follow these simple tips to help you quickly and efficiently extend your growing ...
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    Garden Storage Sheds: Stash Your Supplies in Style

    A garden storage shed provides easy access to all the supplies you need when planting. When tools and supplies are stored away from a project, it can be a pain. Specifically, gardening supplies are always out of reach because storage solutions don’t exactly complement a garden. Why not have everything right when you need it with something that keeps everything ...
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    How to Prepare for a Backyard Greenhouse

    Backyard greenhouses bring with them an abundance of benefits. From the ability to garden year-round to grow better and healthier plants, a backyard greenhouse greatly improves your planting capabilities. By thoroughly preparing your backyard, you can utilize a quality greenhouse for years to come. Depending on your gardening needs, fabric,  plastic, or glass options will determine what needs to be done ...
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    How to Compost in 5 Easy Steps

    What is Composting? To put it simply, “Composting is the natural breakdown of organic matter to produce a crumbly nutrient-rich soil.” (Source: DIY Network) Utilizing compost as fertilizer is an eco-friendly way to reduce waste and grow better and healthier plants in your garden or home. Find out how to compost with this simple how-to guide. How does it work? ...
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    Grower’s Guide: 5 Summer Garden Tips

    Summer is the season for backyard barbecues, outdoor activities, and lots of fun for friends and family right at home. With outside events all season long and plenty of sunny days to enjoy, you will want your backyard to be the go-to spot to spend time with loved ones. Not to mention, beautifying your yard with a gorgeous garden is ...