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Make Your Garden More Than Just A Pretty Space!

Contributed Post https://www.pexels.com/photo/flowers-flower-pink-17666/ There’s nothing nicer than being able to look at out a beautifully maintained garden. Rows upon rows of flowers all organised by colour, a lawn trimmed with such precision that you could measure it with a ruler. But is that all a garden is ever meant to be, just something pretty to look at? Of course not! In fact, there are plenty of things that you can do in order to get a whole lot more out of your garden. Of course, this does mean that you’re going to have to put a bit of extra effort in but if that’s something you’re willing to do, here are some ways to get more from your garden. Grow something useful One of the…
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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Contributed Post We’ve all heard of the famous nursery rhyme, so how does your garden grow? Are you someone who loves to make it as bright and colourful as possible? Or are you one that has a garden so big you feel it’s pointless trying to do anything with it? Or does gardening just not interest you? Well whichever one you fall under, you need to try and make as much effort with your garden as possible. It is one of the first things any guest notices about your home, and gardening can be so fun if you make it. It also comes in handy when it comes to selling your home. A big attractive garden is a selling point for a lot of people….
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Don’t Give Up On A Lopsided Garden

Contributed Post A sloping garden can be a real pain to deal with. Trying to build a shed or anything on there is out of the question and it can even be dangerous out there if the slope is particularly steep. Most people with a sloping garden just end up letting it go to waste. You can’t sit out there because it’s not level and trying to plant anything is frustrating when you’re on that hill. It often leaves people resenting their garden, but it doesn’t have to be so difficult. A sloping garden isn’t a lost cause, you just need to make some adjustments and learn how to deal with it. Here’s how you can make the most of a mountainous garden. Source Get…
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Colder Weather On The Way? Don’t Let That Deter Your Garden Use

Contributed Post Getting ready for fall means that leaves start to drop from our much-loved trees and plant in the garden, the air can feel a little cooler and crisp, and the opportunity to spend as much time outdoors begins to fade as does the lighter nights and brighter mornings. However, fall is such a beautiful time of year for the garden, and often the weather isn’t as bad as it could be. But yet we are more deterred from getting out doors the moment September starts and life starts to kick back into a normal routine. I wanted to tell you that there are still plenty of ways you can enjoy your back garden and the great outdoors, here are just a few to…
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Weeds Getting You Down? Here’s How to Defeat Them Once and For All

Contributed Post Anyone who spends much time doing gardening will have spent time battling weeds for longer than they would like. It’s not much fun, but you can’t let those pesky nuisances overrun your garden and ruin everything you’ve worked hard to grow and put in place. Don’t worry, though. If weeds are still getting you down and stopping you from enjoying your garden properly, there are things that can be done to eradicate them once and for all. Read on to find out more. Lay Down Some Newspaper First of all, you should lay down some newspaper on the ground. This is vital if you’re creating a new flower bed and want to stop any existing weeds in their tracks and prevent any new…
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