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14 In Backyard Projects and Crafts/ Lawn & Yard Care

How to Make a Quikrete Walkway or Patio

How to Make a Quikrete Walkway or Patio




How to Make a Quikrete Walkway or Patio

Making a custom concrete walkway or Patio takes some time and effort but the end results look professional. The materials needed are minimal and allow for you to take your time and create a visual appealing outdoor space. You will need a Quikrete walk maker (choices below), QUIKRETE Concrete Mix, Quikrete Liquid Cement Color (optional), wheelbarrow and trowel.
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0 In Free Gardening Tips/ Lawn & Yard Care/ Videos

Clean Your Outdoor Plastic Patio Furniture in Less Than 2 Minutes

Clean Your Outdoor Plastic Patio Furniture in Less Than 2 Minutes

My neighbor was throwing out some old chairs. I asked if there was anything wrong with the chairs and was told that they tried everything to clean them up but nothing worked. I needed a few extras for around our fire pit for an upcoming party for guests and thought I’d see what I could do to clean them.

 

Within 2 minutes the first chair was completely clean and sparkling bright white again. Will the powerwasher be the solution for keeping them clean?  Sure.  If I use it every few weeks.

The drawback?  After a few times, the outer coating does come off but this isn’t my worry.  The disgustingly dirt looking chairs are.  Watch for yourself in the video, it an easy solution for a chair you would throw out, giving you another few seasons of use..

 

13 In Free Gardening Tips/ Garden Pests/ Lawn & Yard Care

Common Lawn Pests and How To Control Them

Common Lawn Pests

Common Lawn Pests

Common Lawn Pests and How to Control Them – Disease and grass insect pests can be prevented or cured by following a few basic steps. Be sure to set your low mower height to 1-1/2 inches, have a sharp blade, have the proper fertilizing, drainage and water. Even following each and everything above still can bring on unwanted insect attacks.  So what pest is your culprit?

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