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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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Is Your Love of Gardening Starting to Decline? Try These Ideas

Contributed Post Unfortunately, many passionate gardeners end up falling out of love with gardening after a while. There are many reasons for this. Some people end up doing nothing but weeding, and the annoyances that come with gardening overtake the enjoyment. However, there are things that can be done to help you rekindle your love of gardening. If you’re looking for new ideas that will get you back out in your garden again, read on now. Each of these ideas will help you get more out of your gardening experience Use Gardening as a Way to Relax Gardening can be a good thing for many different reasons. Most of all, it can be a way to allow you to relax. If you need a way…
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Are You At Risk? The Grave Side Of Gardening

Contributed Post Free Great Picture Image Gardening is favorite hobby for a vast majority of people. It has health benefits galore, and is a sure way to keep yourself in touch with nature. Plus, it’s a good excuse to spend some much needed time outside. But, there is a darker side to gardening, and it’s one we don’t hear enough about. While the health benefits are undeniable, it’s time we educated ourselves about the risks. Gardening is a strenuous activity and involves dangerous equipment to boot. As such, us green fingered folk are at risk of many an injury. Some of the most common gardening injuries include: Back problems Shoulder injuries Allergic reactions Cuts and scrapes This list is by no means extensive, but it…
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Turn The Garden Of Your Dreams Into A Reality In 3 Easy Steps

Contributed Post Summer has arrived, and there is no better season to consider giving your outdoor space a well-earned makeover. Now is the time to consider the garden of your dreams. Do you love the sound of flowing water? Is entertaining space an absolute must have for any garden makeover? Carefully consider your requirements and make a list that you can refer to whenever you need inspiration. Your garden should be an expression of your personality and an extension of your home. Follow these three easy steps to ensure you design the garden that you’ve always wanted. Image Source Get Those Green Fingers At The Ready The essence of any garden is the greenery that it contains. Themes and moods can be created by choosing…
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