For years I wanted to grow fruits and veggies in my own yard. Unfortunately, every single time I would plant some seeds, they would fail before they ever took off. It was frustrating, but I simply figured I didn't know enough about gardening to make things work. I was right. After reading a book about garden equipment, I could tell that my irrigation techniques were lacking. Some of my garden wasn't getting enough water, and some of it was getting way too much. This blog is all about watering your garden so that you can maximize your results and improve your supply.
23 October 2019
It's no secret that mulch provides many benefits to a home landscape. Mulch prevents weed growth, helps regulate soil temperature, conserves soil moisture, and it can even help improve soil quality. When it comes to mulch, you have many options. The following guide can help you select the best mulch for your specific needs. Food Gardens In a vegetable garden, you need mulch that keeps down weeds and conserves moisture. Something that only lasts a season is also preferred, since the mulch will likely be turned under during the fall.
24 April 2019
Have you realized that taking care of your own landscaping is no longer the joy that it used to be? Perhaps you still want the look of beautiful gardens, but you've simply run out of the energy you used to have. Or, it might be that your acreage is so large that you can't handle the work by yourself. Whatever the reason that you need help with your garden work, from arranging for gardening services to setting up an easier setting that you can do by yourself, here are some ideas that might help you.
10 October 2018
Planters can be a convenient option for growing small plants. However, using these devices is very different from growing plants in the soil, and you will want to account for these differences. Below are a few tips to help you use cylinder planters successfully. Ensure There Is Good Drainage Poor drainage can be one of the main issues that individuals encounter when using planters. This problem can be traced to packing the soil in the container too tightly.
27 February 2018
Do you have lawn space with dead grass that you want to do something different with? What if you could turn the lawn into lush, green vegetable gardens that give you something back in return. Transforming an urban lawn into something that looks more like a productive farm than a desert may be easier than you think. Here are some ideas to help you take your dead turf and transform it into a productive vegetable garden:
11 July 2017
If you're the kind of person who prides yourself on having a nice yard, you know how difficult if can be to achieve it. Maintaining a yard that is lush and green all year round can be quite the tedious task, especially if you have a busy career or a family to care for. A large part of keeping your lawn looking good lies in watering it, which you might currently do by using a manual hose.