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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 an infestation, even the strangest solutions are worth a shot.

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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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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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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How to Prepare Your Garden for Winter in Two Days

For a healthy spring landscape, spend a fall weekend winterizing your yard.

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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.


10 Tips for a Fabulous Fall Flower Garden

Tips for creating the best fall flower garden this year.


Get These Gardening Gems During Amazon’s Summer Sale!

Get your clicking finger ready because Amazon is rolling out deals that only last until Labor Day Weekend — including...


21 Products Under $12 That Will Improve Your Home Life

When it comes to home and garden improvements, most people's thoughts immediately go to complicated projects and extensive rehabs. But...


8 Bugs You Should Never Kill In Your Garden

No one likes bugs. Well, unless you're an entomologist. But not all bugs are created equal, especially when it comes...


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11 Shrubs You’ll Regret Planting

Some are garden thugs, others are maintenance hogs or one-hit wonders. Don't bother planting these shrubs.


Never Include These 6 Flowering Plants in Your Garden

If you're planning a flower garden, don't be fooled into planting these 6 beautiful but troublesome species of flowers.

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8 Mosquito-Repelling Plants You Need in Your Backyard ASAP

Why invest in pesticides or bug sprays to control mosquitoes when you can repel them naturally with plants?


10 Natural Ways to Eliminate Garden Insect Pests

Looking for ways to eliminate garden insect pests without resorting to pesticides? Get our tips for controlling harmful garden bugs,...


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Gardening Basics to Keep Plants Healthy

Stack the odds in your favor by learning the gardening basics of these disease-resistant plants. They're as breathtaking as they...


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7 Ways to Conserve Water in the Garden

Follow these steps to use water smartly and still keep your plants happy and healthy.


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How to Clean a Hummingbird Feeder

Backyard birdwatchers share their tried-and-true tips to keep sugar water safe for their favorite fliers.


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How to Grow Hops

Growing hops rewards homebrewers and gardeners. Use these tips for buying, planting and nurturing this fast-growing vine.