Home and Garden


How to Protect an Indoor Herb Garden From Indoor Pets

Parsley, thyme, garlic, and many other herbs are grown indoors and used in cooking. You want the convenience and year round benefits and beauty of an indoor herb garden, but you also have indoor pets. Pets like herb plants. They like to chew on the leaves, and they love to dig in the dirt. How…


Pool Care in Winter and Swimming Season

If the swimming pools are taken into proper coverage in winters, they can easily be re-opened when swimming season arrives. Make sure, the cover is clean when you open it up for the next season. The debris is to be cleaned before it is opened. Now using a hose fill it up to its normal…


Small Yard Landscaping Tips To Make Your Small Space More Inviting

One issue you may run into as a landscaper or someone trying to landscape their own yard is if the yard is too small, you’ll run into problems trying to figure out how to fill it. Many times it’ll seem like everything you add makes it even smaller. So here are some tips for landscaping…


How To Build A Small Brick Wall In Your Garden Without Calling In A Builder

Building a wall is not an easy job and cannot be rushed, so firstly you need to accept the fact that it will take you the best part of a day to do depending on the size and height, so make sure you can allow the amount of time needed. If you intend to build…


How to Have a Great Garden and Happy Pets

I love working in my garden when my cat Fluff is sitting watching me. I am sure she loves the fact that I am doing all the work and she is doing none. She is my overseer, making sure I do a good job. I am lucky, she hasn’t really done much damage. I can’t…


Landscaping Tips That Will Surely Make Your Yard Attractive

People are very conscious about the looks of their house that is why many are doing their best to make their house look great. And when it comes to home beautification, the yard is one of the most important parts of the house that needs attention, as it is the first area being seen by…


Tips for Effective Pool Maintenance

Spring is around the corner and soon you will want to enjoy the crystal blue waters of your swimming pool once again. Taking professional advice with regard to effective pool maintenance will help you to enjoy a perfect pool all year round. During winter, pools will often be neglected. Even if you have a pool…


Is Natural Stone Green

There has been a debate for years about whether or not natural stone slabs are “green”. To understand the answer we must look at what it means for a product to be considered green. A sustainable or green product is manufactured by increasing the efficiency of natural resources such as energy, water, and material usage…


Grow a Vegetable Garden For Your Birds and Reptiles

ABOUT: I’ve kept all sorts of exotic pets throughout my life and have refined my methods of feeding and housing them over the years as I’ve learned more about their unique needs. This education has allowed me to continually enrich their environment & diet to provide the best possible care. Therefore, this article is an…


Swimming Pool Dangers That You Should Be Aware Of

Despite the fact that the swimming pool is a place of fun, there are several dangers that you should be aware of. Unfortunately, swimming pools are not the places of safety that everyone has thought them to be. There are hazards that the whole family needs to know about, especially as the summer months come…