A day planned for outdoor activities like gardening or a backyard BBQ can quickly be ruined by unwanted pests. Bees, wasps and mosquito stings are painful and potentially dangerous for humans. Aphids, deer, rabbits, squirrels, gophers and bats infiltrating our outdoor space threaten to destroy all the hard work that’s been done in the garden. Read more >>
These days, going green is more than just a trend, it’s also a popular lifestyle embraced by increasing numbers of homeowners. If you’re still an outsider to this trend, hopefully these benefits of going green will motivate you to follow suit: Read more >>
Living an off-grid lifestyle is more than just a trend, it’s becoming an increasingly popular way of life.
Part of the appeal of living off-grid is reducing dependence on outside sources and relying upon oneself for food, shelter and utilities. The off-grid living is also less expensive, sustainable and reduces our carbon footprint on the earth. Read more >>
Though you certainly don’t want your home to become the next target of potential thieves, sometimes you might be unwittingly inviting burglars into your home and putting your property (your family as well) at risk. Read more >>
A rain garden is a very simple idea that has become a hot new trend for landscapes. Outdoor landscape areas that have been left undeveloped due to excessive rain run-off or standing water can be transformed into a beautiful rain garden with the right plant choices. Read more >>