Compost Piles: What You Need To Know

Compost Piles: What You Need To Know

When should you start a compost pile?

What is the ratio for building a compost pile?

Composting is one of those things that you know you should do, but it just does not seem practical. I decided it was time to examine how impractical a compost pile really is. In this article, we discuss how to build them and key tips to what makes a compost pile successful.

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Backyard Gardening: Thanksgiving Decorations You Grow

Thanksgiving decorations that you grow

Are you looking for ways to save money on your Thanksgiving decorations?

One of my favorite ways to decorate this autumn season is with the items grown right outside our doorstep. Thanksgiving can be costly enough with all the food to buy. Why add to that with decorations when your yard and garden are full of beautiful decorations?

This article provides 9 different decorating ideas. Each idea uses items that you can find outdoors from classic pumpkins and gourds to candled core apples and vases of dried wheat stalks.

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November Gardening Tips for the Midwest and Mountain Regions

November Gardening Tips for the Midwest and Mountain Regions

How long should I continue to water my yard?

Can I still plant spring flowering bulbs this month?

Fall is filled with a number of chores to get done before winter comes. Gardening chores include completing your yard’s fall clean up and adding mulch to garden beds. From landscaping tips to general gardening tips, here are items to add to your to-do list in the Midwest and Mountain Regions of the U.S. for the month of November.

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5 Ways to Save On Landscaping Costs

5 Ways to Save On Landscaping Costs

Do you need inspiration on how to design your landscape on a budget?

Landscaping can feel like an overwhelming task, especially if this is your first time. You may find yourself asking questions like, how much should I spend? What are the best ways to save money? Is there a way to reduce my energy costs?

This article will provide those answers for you and more. We have put together a list of 5 ways that you can save on landscaping.

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November Gardening Tips for the Southwest

November Gardening Tips for the Southwest

Should you continue watering your landscape in November?

Which vegetables should be planted this month?

The weather is getting cooler and that can mean only one thing: fall is here and winter is on its way. In this article you will find a compilation of gardening tips for the month of November for the Southwest Region of the United States. You will find information about planting herbs and how to deadhead your flowers to make up your monthly to-do list before the winter chill sets in.

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