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Gardening Tools: The Basics, Plus a Few Extras

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Every gardener has their set of go-to tools which they consider essential to the job. Tending your garden is a labor of love, and all forms of labor require the right devices. What are your must-haves? Are you first starting out, or perhaps in the market to spruce up your toolbox? We took a look […]

Outdoor Decor: Ideas For Your Patio

Outdoor Decor: Ideas For Your Patio

Designing a comfortable and smartly decorated patio is like having a whole new room added to your house. Even with limited space and a tight budget, you can turn a boring slab of wood or concrete into a stylish outdoor living space that’s inviting in every season. We took a look at a few popular […]

Best Way to Deal with Leaves in the Fall

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Best Way to Deal with Leaves in the Fall

Autumn, with its mild weather and beautiful colors, is a favorite season for many of us. Those breezy afternoons, speckled with collages of crunchy leaves, can feel both calming and invigorating. On the other hand, all that foliage collecting in your yard and driveway can become quite a mess. As pretty as it may be […]

Lawn Care Tools: 101

For the avid gardener who loves to work with the ground, lawn care is much a passion than a chore. Any well-seasoned “green thumb” will tell you that the right tools are critical for effective and satisfying work. But what if you’re just starting out? Or perhaps it isn’t you who’s gained a sudden interest, […]

How to Identify and Eradicate an Aphid Infestation

How to Identify and Eradicate an Aphid Infestation

Aphids are among the most destructive insects for trees, shrubs, and ornamental plants. They suck the sap out of the plants, leaving them damaged and depleted. (Yes, even non-woody plants produce sap!) They reproduce rapidly, giving them the ability to create a formidable infestation in a very short time. While aphids do go dormant in […]

Annuals to Plant in the Fall – Top 10 Fall Annuals

Annuals to Plant in the Fall – Top 10 Fall Annuals
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Autumn is a wonderful time to get outside and enjoy some gardening, now that the weather is beginning to cool off. That rich, earthy smell of fresh soil, paired with the visceral experience of tending to the plants you’ve nurtured for so many months- it can be almost intoxicating to avid gardeners. But isn’t fall […]

Tips For Lawn Care In Autumn

Tips For Lawn Care In Autumn

Summer officially ends on the autumnal equinox, which falls on September 23rd this year. However, in regions like North Texas, we all know the weather does exactly what it wants! This can mean an early cold snap, or hot days stretching well into October. Either way, you want to be ready for Fall lawn preparations. […]