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Bring the Inside Out: Outdoor Living Spaces

Patio furniture, decor, umbrella and lanterns - Outdoor Living Spaces
Designing outdoor living spaces doesn’t have to be that difficult. In fact, by thinking of your patio as an extension of your home, you can create a comfortable, functional, and well-designed space. Here are a few tips for bringing the indoors outside. Make the Area Well-Lit Once it becomes dark,…
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By April 26th, 2018

Best Vegetable Seeds for Childrens’ Gardens

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Working in the garden and growing a variety of vegetables, plants, and flowers can be a fun family project. There are many tasks that everyone in the family can complete, regardless of age. If you have young kids, there are several things to help your children enjoy getting their hands…
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By March 29th, 2018

Tips For Buying Nursery Plants This Spring

Purple Lilac - Nursery Plants
As you work on the landscape of your home and in your garden, you must not forget about planting bushes, shrubs, and other nursery plants. These plants can drastically improve the look of your yard and create a stunning landscape. They also can improve your home’s resale value, without any…
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By March 22nd, 2018

Outdoor Living for At-Home Entertainers

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Outdoor Living for At-Home Entertainers As the temperatures begin to increase, it becomes the perfect time to host parties and entertain outdoors. Creating ideal outdoor living spaces on your patio or in your garden is simple and by exploring the following tips, all your neighbours will want an invitation to…
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By March 17th, 2018

5 Perfect Plants for Shade Gardens This Spring

Bleeding Heart — Lamprocpanos Spectabilis - Plants for shade
If you have a shade garden, you understand the importance of choosing the right plants for this area. However, you don’t want to choose just any plant. You want vegetation that creates a beautiful, colourful space making it an inviting space in your home. Here are five perfect plants to…
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By March 10th, 2018

Top 5 Plants for Organic Gardening

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Organic growing practices may seem intimidating to a beginner gardener, but these days it’s become easier than ever. To achieve a healthier garden, consider growing specific vegetables and flowers that add an aesthetically pleasing look to your outdoor space while also providing benefits to your other plants. If you’re exploring…
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By March 1st, 2018

Growing Herbs Indoors Over the Winter Season

Growing herbs indoors
Fresh herbs are a wonderful addition to any dish, whether it's a colourful summer salad or a hearty winter stew. An outdoor summer herb garden can easily be transferred inside when the temperature drops so you can continue to enjoy the fragrance and flavors all year long. Best Herbs to…
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By November 27th, 2017