• Free Gardening Tips/ Lawn Yard Care

    Aerating Promotes Greener Lawns

    Aerating Promotes Greener Lawns

    Aerating Promotes Greener Lawns

    Want to complement your flower garden next year? A lively and healthy yard is one way to do this. A green lawn starts in the fall. One of the ways you can achieve a lush, healthy, carpet of green grass for next year is to aerate your lawn this fall. Because fall lawn aerating promotes greener lawns.

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    Wax Your Shovels for Winter

    Wax Your Shovels for Winter

    Wax Your Shovels for Winter

    Handy tip for the day – Want to keep snow from sticking to your snow shovels?

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  • Lawn Yard Care

    Fall Guide to Winter

    Fall Guide to Winter

    Fall Guide to Winter

    This is the portion of the year I dislike the most. I try and find any reason I can not start my fall prep. Which is why I have a fall guide to winter checklist. Something I can cross off in stages.

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  • 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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    Clean Your Outdoor Plastic Patio Furniture in Less Than 2 Minutes

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    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..