Having a garden, or even just a small backyard, is a great asset for a home, especially for a family, with kids and pets. Any garden, however, whether you wish to plant things or just keep the grass green for the children to play, requires a lot of work and maintenance, from having sods installed to cutting the grass or taking care of flowers or trees or plants. Most of this job is done in the spring and autumn, but[…]
If you want to know how to start a vegetable garden, you should find out the fact that most veggies can be grown directly from seed which should be planted in fertilized soil; many gardeners also choose to plant seeds in containers and raise veggies indoor during cold seasons and then, when spring comes, plant them in their gardens, in order to mature.
Not many people know how to grow spinach indoors and that is because they think that it takes a lot of space and needs a lot of attention. This could not be more false, spinach is very easy to grow indoors and it takes up little space. You can grow them in pots and have them all year. Because this vegetable is grown indoors you can have it all year round. It is very healthy for your body and gives[…]
If you are looking for tips on how to grow mushrooms indoors then you have come to the right place. Here we are going to give you the main steps that you have to take in order to grow mushrooms on your own. You do not have to worry about anything because they are easy to care and they grow in about 6 to 8 weeks. Mushrooms are very good for you health and you can use them in so[…]
When we’re planning to get into gardening, we are tempted to buy everything we can see in stores. However, we don’t have to spend unnecessary! We’ll present the basic tools that can come in handy when you’re going into gardening. Besides the most important, listed below, we have other auxiliary tools that are not really needed when we just get started with gardening, among these we can find pots and their connections, different plant holders, baskets, bags, seedbeds, labels, bags,[…]
Today, children play outside about half as much as their parents did. Instead, they prefer playing highly entertaining computer games, watching television and, in some cases even do their homework. These fun outdoor chores for the children will get them out of the house in no time.
Nothing compares to having a peaceful and relaxing place in your garden where you can fully relax or even take a nap after a long day at work. It’s therefore important to choose well the colors, furniture or other elements mainly related to design, so you can turn your garden into an oasis of relaxation.
If you just bought a large property with a house or just a house with a driveway you will probably want to decorate this driveway in some manner. Depending on where the property is located you might want to choose an approach with big fences or not. Assuming your property is situated in countryside you might consider having a big open entrance to your driveway, probably with a big sign stating your name and a small wooden fence at its[…]
Have you ever looked for inspiration to change something into your home? No matter how much you love it, there comes a time when you feel the need to make a change, but you just don’t know where to begin. Sometimes, you do not have to make a large investment in order to decorate your home properly and you don’t even need to change too many things, you just have to add the right touch. When you are tired of[…]
Stucco has always been a popular home siding choice among home owners for very good reasons. Besides the fact that this material is quire inexpensive and has a very high durability, it also looks good, which is also the reason why it is used for garden walls to increase the beauty of the garden. It is needless to mention that its water and wind resistance are probably the top two reasons why people have chosen stucco as siding material for[…]
These days, there are many great innovations that help us have a more comfortable life and the great thing is that they put improvements where they should be in order to improve our lives. You should know that among the innovations of modern technology we need to mention the outdoor infrared patio heaters that are great in usage and that can serve for many outdoor purposes. There are many sites that specialize today in offering these outdoor heaters to customers[…]
If you plan to design a garden close to your house, you should do a lot of research before starting to create it because the way you design it now will prove to not fit your future tastes. Therefore, you should see many styles of decorating your garden, and choose the one that impresses you the most. In addition, you should take into consideration that the way you design your garden should fit the style of your house and should[…]
If you have a garden in the front of your house, and you want to decorate it in a way that would surprise your neighbours, you should try using decorations made from recycled metal. In this way, you can protect the environment and add a personalised look to your garden. Instead of throwing away all the cans and pets, you do not need, you can do a little research and find out how you can use recycled metal to create[…]
Oregano, basil, coriander, sage, mint, marjoram, rosemary and many other herbs mainly known for the flavor they give to food, all you can grow in a few pots, window boxes or garden. Thus you will fully enjoy their benefits, whether you use them for seasoning food or therapeutic purposes in the form of infusions, poultices, etc…