Garden & Greenhouse

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Understanding the Differences in Greenhouse Foundations, Bases and Floors

It seems that there has always been a lot of confusion about what goes at the “bottom” of your greenhouse. A lot of people use these three terms …

Repairing a Drought Damaged Lawn

Repairing a drought damaged lawn is fairly easy to do. People say to me; “I don’t water my lawn during the summer, I just let it go dormant.  It will come …

Make Indoor Vertical Gardening Convenient And Fun

It is always fun and fascinating to transform one of the walls of your home into an indoor vertical garden. It is not only easy and convenient to create one of …

Choosing a Greenhouse Design and Frame Style

The process of constructing a greenhouse does not need to be complex or costly. It can be a simple process that can be completed quickly. The type of …

Celebrating Cedar Trees

A few weeks ago, while doing a kitchen remodel, we were shopping to replace a set of shelves. We searched everywhere: home centers, department stores, etc. …

Requirements for Successful Soil-Based Vegetable Gardening

Much has been written on what it takes to have a successful vegetable gardening experience, so it is difficult to know where to start without repeating what …

Plan Your Flower Beds

During the winter months I look forward to the first of the year. Not only because the sun sets a little later, and in the back of my mind I know that the days …

A Greenhouse Provides Many Advantages for Hydroponic Gardening

Hydroponic gardening is the science of growing plants in a controlled environment without soil – free from soil borne pests and diseases. Hydroponically …

What Do You Grow in a Greenhouse?

Once you’ve got your greenhouse ready, it can be difficult to know exactly what to grow. All sorts of things will grow in a greenhouse, and most will grow at …

Use a Cold Frame Greenhouse to Maximize The Natural Warmth Of The Sun

A cold greenhouse is not warmed by a heating device. The environment is warmer than the outside – this is due to the heat of the sun’s rays being …