Improving Soil Drainage

The rising temperatures of Spring are right around the corner, and with it comes the thawing out of frozen ground. The remains of winter will melt into a quagmire interspersed only by early crocus. This is the perfect time to come to understand the draining capacity of your soil. Why is this so important? It can make the difference between …

A Greener Lawn Is In The Bag!

Fertilizing Your Lawn A greener lawn just seems to make you feel better. It makes your home and gardens more beautiful. But how do you keep it green? Just as you and I need our three square meals a day, utilizing all the food groups (of course), a lawn has similar nutritional needs. Your lawn’s needs are simple…it needs nitrogen …

April’s Featured Houseplant: Calathea

The Calathea plant is a popular plant used for indoor office decoration purposes. It is often used in homes and businesses as well. It is a type of plant that prefers indirect lighting, which means makes it perfect for indoor usage and office buildings. Calathea plants are popular for indoor purposes because they are generally easy to care for and they look great, offering bright …

Caring for Your Vine

When choosing the perfect vine for your home decide where and what it’s going to be used for. If you are planting it in a spot where it is ignored during the winter choosing if a vine that will go dormant or stays evergreen won’t matter. If you are wanting it in a place for example in front of your …

Providing Food, Water, and Shelter To Birds

When learning about what is needed to correctly provide the right food, water, and shelter for local birds you also learn a lot about what they require in order to survive. It is a great experience to have and we highly recommend looking into providing shelter and food for the lovely birds in our area. Variety is key when it …