Why You Should Opt For Organic Fertilizer For Grass


Sometimes the best way to go about growing turf is to avoid using any techniques that are unnatural. For instance, the type of fertilizer that is used for your turf can play a major role in how well they are able to grow. You must keep in mind that fertilizer is used for giving the grass nutrients, so using a type that contains natural ingredients is the most ideal. Take a look at this article to learn about a few of benefits that you will have by opting to use organic fertilizer for growing your grass.

15 February 2017

Rural Fire Safety: 3 Ways To Protect Your Crops And Your Property From Wildfires


In January 2016, there were 439 wildfires that destroyed more than 3,000 acres of land. If that's how many fires there are in one month, think about how much devastation happens annually in the United States. Thousands upon thousands of acres are destroyed annually. If you live in a rural wooded area with lots of brush, your property is at risk for catching fire. If you plant crops, they are at risk.

4 October 2016

Three Mistakes To Avoid When Laying Sod


A landscaped yard can make all the difference to the curb appeal of your home. In fact, consumers value a landscaped home 11.3% more than one that has not been landscaped, according to a study conducted by the University of Michigan. Even if you do not have a green thumb or the weather is not on your side, you can still maintain a great looking yard with the help of sod.

12 July 2016

3 Reasons To Use Clay Pots (Instead Of Plastic) For Your Potted Plants


If you are planning on keeping potted plants on your porch or elsewhere, you might be looking for the right type of pot to keep them in. Plastic plant pots are popular because they're affordable, and a lot of potted plants already come in plastic pots, so many people do not feel the need to take them out and put them in something else. However, clay pots can be a better alternative for your potted plants.

15 January 2016

Two Keratoconus Questions Answered


Your eyes are highly complex organs that play a vital role in providing you with the sensory input you need to safely navigate the world around you. However, it is an unfortunate fact that there can be many conditions that can cause your sense of vision to deteriorate, and if this happens, you can find yourself facing a complex condition with little information about it. A perfect example of this is keratoconus.

29 April 2015

Identifying Weeds And Removing Them Improves Your Lawn Quality


One fact of life that homeowners with lawns must come to grips with, and it is that lawn weeds are a constant threat and menace no matter how pristine your lawn might be. This nuisance is competing with grass for its space, water and other nutrients. Finding a way to cut off weed access to your lawn is of primary importance. There are steps you can take in lawn care to choke weeds and keep them at bay:

5 February 2015

3 Super Simple Ways To Conserve Your Propane This Year


Propane is expensive, and heating your home with it during the winter can be a financial burden. This is especially true if you run out of propane in the middle of the season, when propane prices are higher and can exceed $3-4 per gallon in many areas. By using less propane on a daily basis, you can decrease the chances you'll need to fill up again before spring. Here are 3 super simple ways to conserve your propane this year.

22 January 2015