Friday, May 25, 2012

Going to Bat Against Bugs

If you want to start or nurture a bat colony, look for evidence of bats already roosting nearby.
You have a good chance of enticing the mammals to your bat houses if they already live, or are attempting to live, in buildings near you.

Friday, May 18, 2012

Plan & Plant A Scented Garden

One of the many benefits to being in a garden is the onslaught of heavenly aromas you encounter as you make your way down a garden path.
Instead of leaving these encounters to chance, why not specifically plant a scented garden that includes some of your favorites?

Friday, May 11, 2012

Building A Terrarium

Terrariums can take many forms and you don't need an aquarium-sized home to make one. A small round vase or candle holder can accommodate one special plant.
Mother's Day is May 13! You can turn a unique container found in an antique shop or second-hand store, or even a glass bell jar, into a beautiful gift for mom this year.

Friday, May 4, 2012

Caring For Your Newly Seeded Lawn
Sowing grass seed in your yard is no small task. Newly seeded lawns take a lot of time and attention, particularly in the following two months when sprouts appear and roots develop.
Ensure that your new yard is strong, healthy and attractive by following these tips.