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Autumn Colors

September 21st, 2022

We’re always a little sad this time of year – days get shorter, temps often drop below 50 degrees, birds begin to migrate and winter creeps in a little bit at a...

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August Backyard Guide: Late Summer to Fall Friendly

August 19th, 2022

It may seem like a stand-still month for backyard business. Your plants are full, the dog is asleep in the sun, and the neighborhood is quieter with kids back i...

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Activities for the Backyard and Beyond: 2022 Heat Wave Edition

July 19th, 2022

Beating the heat is easy if you have AC, but don’t let those high temperatures keep you down (or indoors) for too long. With record-breaking highs expected to s...

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Celebrating Summer Solstice in Your Backyard

June 20th, 2022

Headed to the pool? Taking in the scent of backyard BBQ? That’s right… summer is finally here! On June 21st, the Summer Solstice, otherwise known as Midsummer, ...

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Pergola Options You Won’t Want to Live Without

May 18th, 2022

With the all the changes that have taken place over the past few years, many have decided to invest in their homes by bringing vacation living to everyday life....

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8 Curb Appeal Projects for Spring 2022

April 18th, 2022

Enhancing the curb appeal of your home’s exterior will prove to be a worthy spring undertaking. These simple do-it-yourself projects can bring you personal plea...

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Creating A Butterfly Garden in Your Yard

March 23rd, 2022

As the weather gets warmer, it’s an ideal time of the year to color your backyard with vibrant plants and flowers. Pollinator gardens have been trending for the...

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Indoor Vegetable Gardening 101: Winter Sowing

February 23rd, 2022

As winter begins to wane our thoughts naturally turn to spring. This is a great time to consider a DIY indoor vegetable gardening project. Sowing during this ti...

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2021’s Biggest Landscape Trends

January 20th, 2022

While 2021 might not have been the return to “normal” that we had hoped for, it gave many of us the time to re-evaluate our at-home spaces with this new way of ...