Fall Garden Prep

Fall Garden Prep

                         Three Tips to Prepare For Winter   1.  Soil/Landscape: Now is the time to clean up your soil. Pull up weeds, add fertilizer and soil supplements if not yet done for the calendar year (compost mix, slow release nutrient mix etc.).   2. Tools: Winterize your tools, release hoses and drain (prevents any freezing and expanding of water within the hoses that can cause breaks).Read more about Fall Garden Prep[…]

Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

What would fall be without a toasty Pumpkin Spice Latte, with this easy recipe you can make this delicious drink at home! Time: 10 Minutes  Result: 1 tasty drink Ingredients: 1  cup milk ( whole is preferable) 1 tablespoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1/3 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 cup hot espresso or strong brewed coffee Whip Cream 3 tablespoons pure pumpkin puree   In a microwave safe bowl add the milk, sugar, pumpkin spice,Read more about Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe[…]

5 Non Toxic Tips To Get Rid Of Gnats

5 Non Toxic Tips To Get Rid Of Gnats

      5 Non-Toxic Tips for Getting Rid Of Gnats         Despite popular belief, gnats are not a particular bug but a general term for a “small flying nonbiting bug”. Most entomologists consider the criteria to be “a small nonbiting member of the Nematocera family”. The Nematocera includes hundreds of various pesky flies, almost none are helpful in pollination and if you have potted plants at home they can be more than justRead more about 5 Non Toxic Tips To Get Rid Of Gnats[…]

3 Tips for New Metal Detectorists

3 Tips for New Metal Detectorists

How many times do you remember being told stories of buried treasure as a child? Many people grow up with stories of pirates’ buried treasure or treasure maps being drawn on the back of documents. Perhaps that is why so many adults gravitate toward metal detecting as a hobby. After all, what can be more exciting than uncovering something unknown buried in the ground? Of course, few detectorists expect to find a buried fortune inRead more about 3 Tips for New Metal Detectorists[…]

The Root of the Problem: The Truth About Invasive Roots

The Root of the Problem: The Truth About Invasive Roots

Invasive tree roots are a problem that many homeowners face. They can work their way into plumbing pipes, cause tripping hazards, and even damage your home’s foundation. It is important for homeowners to understand the techniques and tools available to them in order to prevent their root problem from causing serious damage to their home or person. Not All Trees are Created Equal Before we get started, it is important to note that not everyRead more about The Root of the Problem: The Truth About Invasive Roots[…]

Everything You Need to Go Metal Detecting – Marc McDermott

Everything You Need to Go Metal Detecting – Marc McDermott

Everything You Need to Go Metal Detecting   By Marc McDermott SmarterHobby.com   You’re finally taking the plunge into the world of metal detecting.   Whether you’re planning to be a weekend warrior type or you want to seek treasure every single day, there are a few things you’ll need before you get started.   Metal Detector   Before selecting your metal detector, you should look at a few things first.   What you’re usingRead more about Everything You Need to Go Metal Detecting – Marc McDermott[…]

3 Rave Reviews for the Root Assassin

3 Rave Reviews for the Root Assassin

Gardening is a popular past time for many Americans, even children! In fact, 95.6% of all children who garden enjoy the task. But while spring might be the season for planting posies, summer is the best time to get some serious work done in your yard. Whether you are taking down some trees or transplanting your gardenia bush, you want to make sure you have the proper tool for the job. The Root Assassin serratedRead more about 3 Rave Reviews for the Root Assassin[…]

3 Easy Landscaping Projects To Improve Your Home’s Value

3 Easy Landscaping Projects To Improve Your Home’s Value

Landscaping is a great way to increase the value of your home. According to realestate.com, landscaping can raise a home’s value up to 12%. That is a massive return on investment when you consider that the average homeowner spends $5,000 or less on landscaping projects. If you’re looking to get into a little landscaping to improve the value of your home, you need the right tools. One of these recommended tools is the golden garkRead more about 3 Easy Landscaping Projects To Improve Your Home’s Value[…]