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    9 Best Garden Hose Reels of 2022

    Whether you tend an acre plot or a tiny vegetable patch, garden hose reels keep your yard neat and tidy...


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    Lawn Winterization Guide: What to Know

    The days may be growing shorter, but the list of lawn and garden chores only seems to grow longer in...


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    What Happens To Leaves During Winter?

    Understanding the purpose of winter leaves can create a healthier lawn, while giving soil and wildlife a boost.


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    What You Need To Know About Soil pH

    Whether you're a veggie or flower gardener, knowing the basics about your soil's pH will help you select and grow...


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    How Can You Reuse and Repurpose Dry Leaves?

    Instead of tossing them, turn dry leaves into free fertilizer, mulch, bird refuges and more.


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    Tips for Planting a Winter Vegetable Garden

    Winter vegetable gardening may seem impossible to some. For others, it's not only possible, but loaded with potential.


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    10 Tips on How To Protect Outdoor Furniture

    Learn how to protect your outdoor furniture so you can enjoy it for multiple seasons. We talked to the experts...


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    Leaf Blower Buying Guide

    If the idea of spending your weekend raking leaves and sweeping grass clippings sounds like a chore, it may be...

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    10 Best Plants that Bloom in the Winter

    Give your home's landscaping a pop of color even during the dark, dreary months of winter. These winter blooming plants...


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    13 Tasks to Prep Your Lawn and Garden for Fall

    Make your life easier in the spring by being proactive in the fall. Check out these tips for getting your...


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    How To Close Down Your Vegetable Garden for the Winter

    While fall winds down, there's still some garden winterization to do. Here's how to handle your final harvest, plus tips...


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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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    10 Perfect Plant Gifts for Any Home or Host

    Need the perfect gift? Plants are always on trend! Find the right one to suit any personality or occasion.


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    The 6 Types of Soil For Your Garden

    Gardening is just as much about cultivating your soil as it is cultivating your plants. Here's a look at the...