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12 Best Rake Tips and Tricks

Rakes don't just clean up leaves. They can do lawn care and so much more.

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If You Plant This, Hummingbirds Will Flock to Your Home

Want an easy way to attract hummingbirds to your garden? Grow a hummingbird mint plant! Pollinators can't resist these colorful...


How and When to Prune Lilacs

A garden expert tells us the best way to prune lilacs and enjoy their spring flowers. Also learn why your...


13 Best Mulch Tips and Tricks

From hauling mulch to picking the right type for your garden, this collection of tips and tricks will improve your...


How to Repair a Garden Hose

Fix leaky garden hoses quickly and cheaply.

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Discover the Truth About Common Hummingbird Myths

Should you add red dye to hummingbird feeders? Find out as we separate hummingbird myths from hummingbird facts.


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Yard Safety Tips for Commonly Used Equipment

Injuries can occur if the right safety precautions aren't adhered to while using lawn and garden equipment. Here are simple...

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What Regions and Zones are Best for Growing Hostas?

Hostas can grow in a wide range of U.S. regions and zones. Here are the areas where they absolutely thrive.


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10 Best Plants for Hydroponic Gardens

How does your garden grow? To its max potential, if you choose the easiest and best plants for hydroponics.


How to Keep Deer and Other Pests Away from Your Hostas

Deer, rabbits and other animals love hostas just as much as gardeners. Here are some easy ways to keep these...


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10 Azalea Flower Bed Tips and Ideas

Azaleas are the star attraction in many gardens and yards. Learn how to make the most of yours with these...

10 Ways to Landscape Without Planting Something

Don't have a green thumb? Here are some great landscaping options that don't require planting.


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10 Dos and Don’ts of Hydroponic Gardens

Just getting started with a hydroponic garden? Here are some basic rules of thumb to keep your system working properly...


The Most Insane Pest Control Ideas

Some of these wacky pest control ideas may not work for you, but others swear by them. If you have...


10 Tips for Growing Plants From Seed

You can hit the ground running in the spring with these tips.


Jobsite Etiquette Tips for Subcontractors

Here are some great tips that will keep you and your subcontractors in your customer’s good graces.

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7 Fascinating Indoor Plant Facts

Learn facts about various indoor plants and how to care for them.


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Why Is My Plant Leaning Over?

How can you tell if your leggy plant needs more light? Look to see if it is stretching toward the...


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How to Get Rid of Indoor Plant Bugs

Learn how to eliminate and prevent bugs on indoor plants, including aphids, mites, mealy bugs, scale, fungus gnats and more.


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Plant Propagation: How to Multiply Your Plants for Free

Save money and get more plants for free! Follow these plant propagation steps and learn how to make plant cuttings.


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Turn Your Fall Leaves into Free Mulch and Compost

Use fall leaves to improve soil, make free mulch and expand your garden beds.


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Tips to Welcome Your Houseplants Back Inside for the Winter

Once the days grow shorter and nighttime temps dip toward 50 degrees F, it's time to bring the houseplants back...


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Your Guide to Winterizing Everything

From cars, boats and lawn mowers to pools, gutters and grills. Here's how to winterize everything around your home.


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What Plants Should Gardeners Water Before Winter?

Protect your perennials, trees and shrubs from winter damage and dehydration with these expert gardening tips.

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How to Find the First and Last Frost Dates

Frost Dates are the bookends for your vegetable garden and annual flowerbeds. Mark the dates on your calendar, then plan...


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How to Divide Perennials

Our step-by-step instructions teach you how to divide perennials to give them new life in the garden.


14 Tips For Bringing Plants Inside and Caring for Them Through Winter

Even indoor plants can sometimes have a tough time surviving the winter. Fortunately, there's a lot you can do to...


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5-Minute Garden Chores for Fall

Before the snow flies, spend a few minutes on these garden chores to be sure your yard is ready for...


50 Crucial Fall Maintenance Tasks You Should Never Forget

You'll definitely regret skipping over any of these important home maintenance tasks this fall.


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10 Tips for a Fabulous Fall Flower Garden

Enjoy the cooler fall weather outdoors with a gorgeous fall flower garden.