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December Lawn & Garden To-Do List

Gardeners begin to find some rest in December, and if you’re like me, the fireplace beckons more loudly than the yard. Nonetheless, on those sunny days it’s good to get outdoors and to take care of a few gardening chores. Read on to find out more. Learn More »


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November Lawn & Garden To-Do List

Fall gardening is an exercise in delayed gratification – new plants barely put down roots before going dormant, and amended beds won’t show their gratitude until spring. Read on to find out how to clean up, organize, and take stock of your yard during November.

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Repurposing Furniture as a Potting Bench

Recycling an old piece of furniture is a great way to create a potting bench because it is often less expensive and requires less work than starting from scratch. Here’s how we converted an entertainment center into a potting bench for the garden.

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October Lawn & Garden To-Do List

In October, gardeners have a color show unequaled in any other season. While many summer annuals are still blooming, trees begin their yearly show of fall color, and fall-blooming perennials explode into bloom.

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Dewalt Cordless Electric Brushless Blower

The Dewalt Cordless Electric Brushless Blower runs off a 20-volt battery, so it’s lightweight, powerful and easy to control.

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September Lawn & Garden To-Do List

September heralds the fall gardening season with cooler temperatures and a first taste of autumn in the air. Now’s the time to be outside to enjoy the beautiful weather while taking care of some of the following lawn and garden tasks for September.

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Irrigation Tips for a Greener Lawn

If you want that one lawn that is the envy of the neighborhood, then you need to take several steps to get that kind of green, including conducting a soil test and installing an irrigation system.

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It’s Summertime In the 4 Seasons of Home Ownership

We use our 4 Seasons of Homeownership: Summer checklist to help Robert and Leigh Bailey tackle some maintenance chores.

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