Home and Garden


Ways to Grow Butternut Squash

With its sweet, nutty taste, butternut squash is among those popular winter squash varieties that are also rich in nutrients. It is believed that these squash plants have been cultivated in Mexico and certain other regions of the world, for more than thousands of years. Even today, it is widely cultivated and used. These plants…


Tips to Lights for Indoor Plants

It is an absolute delight to have plants around you in your dwelling. Plants like ferns, a few types of cactus, and small flowering ones can instantly impart a pleasing look to your house. The green color is refreshing and surely has therapeutic effects. Indoor plants however, need a bit more care than the usual…


Ways to Install and Use a Soaker Hose

The most traditional methods for watering gardens have been overhead sprinklers or by hand-held garden hoses. Needless to say, these methods have their own share of annoying drawbacks. It is very easy to over-water plants, leading to waterlogged soil with puddles. A significant amount of water is also wasted by evaporation. One might not have…


Small Greenhouse Design Ideas for You

In this age of steel and glass, space has become quite a serious constraint. Lush, green backyard garden with tall trees and colorful shrubs is now a distant dream. Well, that doesn’t necessarily mean that you can no longer satiate the desire of your  ‘inner gardener’. Simply put, there are now ways to create your…


Ways to Use a Weed Wacker Properly

Quick Tip Along with maintaining a safe distance from pets and children, while using a weed wacker, you must also watch out for small wildlife including frogs, snakes, and insects. A gym is for exercising, while a garden is for relaxation. However, the line of distinction between those two would surely blur when garden maintenance,…


Best Eco Chic Garden Furniture

Eco friendly products have now penetrated nearly every aspect of our lives. From energy efficiency around the home to eco friendly clothing, the eco movement seems to be everywhere. However, there are always a number of people that are put off going eco because they feel eco products lake the designer names and panache of…


Container Gardening Tips for You

If you are one of those people who has a green thumb, and loves gardening, but cannot fulfill your hobbies because of a lack of space, then container gardening is just for you. It is particularly popular among urban residents, who find it difficult to tend to their hobby of gardening. Container gardens literally refer…


Buying Garden Accessories Online

Gardening is all about encouraging the greenery around you but with the increasing number of harmful insects and less space, it has become a challenge to help the green grow around you. Gardening is a hobby and if you want your hobby being praised by people, you require making use of something that looks good…


Gardening Services in London

Garden upkeep can be a bit of a challenge, especially for those with a hectic lifestyle or lack of interest in gardening as a hobby. Thankfully, assistance is available, particularly for those willing to add life in their home’s exterior without making major changes. Possessing a beautiful backyard is the finishing touch that every property…


Tips on Choosing Containers for Houseplants

Many of us are fond of gardening… but not everyone (including me) is lucky enough to have a big house with a huge garden! We then turn to other alternatives to add some greenery to our place. Potted plants sure are a great way to add color, beauty and sometimes even fragrance to your house….