20 July 2016
Weeds seem to pop up everywhere and in some cases grow much better than the flowers. Pulling them out seems futile when you come out the next day to find even more. Weeds can cause damage to a flower garden because they steel moisture from the plants. If you use fertilizer for your flowers, the weeds also steel nutrients from them. One of the best ways to keep weeds away is to keep an eye on your garden.
25 June 2016
When it comes to resurfacing your fireplace or updating the flooring in your home, natural stone can be an obvious choice. The beauty and durability of natural stone has allowed this material to become popular among homeowners; but, it's important to recognize that stone can also be versatile for smaller projects. Here are three unique ways that your can use natural stone in your home and landscaping. 1. Add personality to your kitchen island.
27 May 2016
Dealing with a rodent problem in your home can often be quite difficult and stressful, mostly because those types of infestations are usually very resilient. However, a professional pest control service can make it much easier to deal with. Listed below are three reasons why you should consider hiring a professional to deal with your rodent infestation. Humane Methods One big reason to hire a professional for rodent control is if you want to make sure that the rodents are removed from your home in a humane manner.
3 May 2016
Your HVAC system takes up a great deal of the energy that your home uses, as experts suggest that it accounts for 48 percent of your home energy. There are a few steps for maintaining your heater that will help you be a good steward of this energy, keep your home warm and guarantee longevity for the HVAC system as a whole. These four tips below will help you to that end.
6 April 2016
Spotting a cockroach in your home can be quite the disgusting sight, and it will most likely motivate you to hire an exterminator. Even after the pests have been eliminated, you still need to do your part in keeping the kitchen clean. Try following these 5 tips to stop cockroaches from coming back. Take Your Trash Out Every Day A simple way to keep the cockroaches and various pests away from your home's kitchen is to keep the trash away from your kitchen.
7 March 2016
As the spring weather starts to warm things up, it's time to start thinking about your garden. If you have strawberry plants or are planting some for the first time this year, you'll need to make sure that you have the right mulch for the base of the plants. Mulch is important for protecting the roots of strawberry plants throughout the season, but you need to be selective. Here's a look at what you should know about selecting and using mulch for strawberry plants.
4 February 2016
Take a look at the pillow section in most department stores and you'll see pillows made in all sorts of firmness levels and sizes. These levels and sizes are usually linked to particular sleeping positions, like best for back sleepers and best for side sleepers. But if you're a combination sleeper, someone who turns a lot and doesn't have a single preferred sleep position, you could end up choosing the wrong pillow.