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Tips For Creating Stunning Landscape Effects With Container-Grown Ornamental Grasses

You can grow many different types of plants in containers and place them directly in the garden or use them to decorate a deck or patio. When growing ornamental grasses in containers, you must take drainage, soil content, pot size and moisture into consideration. Following a few tips can help you successfully grow ornamental grasses […]

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Got Stiff Sliding Glass Doors? Learn How To Fix Them For An Easier Glide

If you’ve had your sliding glass doors replaced, or even if you have older ones, you might notice that they stick from time to time. When these doors become hard to open and you feel like you need to be a superhero to slide them, there is an easy fix. This guide explains the steps […]

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4 Things To Keep In Mind When Buying Patio Furniture

If you plan to spend any time outside your home at all, patio furniture is a must. There are so many choices out there that it can be overwhelming, but if you keep some key items in mind, you will be able to choose outdoor furniture that stands the test of time. Here are four […]

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Three Diseases That Can Infect Northern Catalpa Trees

Northern catalpa trees are known for being easy to grow. They tolerate compacted soils, droughts and shade, making them a popular choice in cities and suburbs. Catalpas can live for 60 years or longer, but like most trees, they are susceptible to a number of diseases that may limit their lifespan. Here’s a look at […]

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5 Signs That It’s Time To Have Your Windows Replaced

If you are like many homeowners, you probably don’t put a whole lot of thought into your home windows. It’s true that your home’s windows can last for many years without any issues, but it’s important to replace them when necessary. If you’re unsure of whether or not it’s time to have your windows replaced, […]

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Tree Trimming: Separating Fact From Fiction

Tree trimming or pruning is one of the most important parts of proper tree care. Unfortunately, there are many myths concerning the proper way to prune a tree. Many homeowners are simply unaware of how important the process is, or how to get the job done properly. That is why it is so important to take […]

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