Urban Soil vs. Forest Soil

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Urban and forest soil types are different in many ways, namely due to the climate and surrounding vegetation. This is why you’ll notice certain plants and grasses thriving “in the wild,” and yet your best efforts to grown them in your own yard may fail miserably. It’s not necessarily your fault! Even with the use …

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Mulching and Pulling Weeds in Fall

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Mulching and pulling weeds in fall is an important component of year-round lawn care. Fall lasts from September 21st, the autumnal equinox, to December 21st, the winter solstice. What does that have to do with lawn care? Well, it means fall is the season when nature herself begins to slow down. That includes every living …

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How to Install Landscape Fabric Under Rocks

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If you are looking to smarten up your landscape, flower bed, or garden in general, adding decorative rocks is both attractive and useful. They can enhance the aesthetic of your yard, and can sometimes even be used as mulch. When it comes to rock-based landscaping, it’s beneficial to apply a fabric bed- known as landscaping …

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Summer Patch and Snow Mold Lawn Diseases

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The difficult thing about lawn diseases is that they often look similar- at least upon initial inspection, and the range of circumstances in which they thrive is all over the map. Some like heat, some like cold; some like sun, some like shade; most of them enjoy damp environments, but there are a few that …

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Red Thread and Rust Lawn Diseases

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Many fungal lawn diseases look a lot alike, so it’s good to know how to tell them apart. Why? Because then you know how to treat it to keep your lawn healthy! All of the diseases Ryno Lawn Care is featuring are fungal, but the conditions in which they thrive can tell you how to …

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Mistakes To Avoid – Custom Home Designer And Home Builder

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Mistakes to Avoid – Custom Home Designer and Home Builder The idea of building a home fit for your dreams is something so many people hope to accomplish at some point in their life. Having a house where you are given free rein with the design concept down to the exact specifications seems surreal, not …

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Pythium and Dollar Spot Lawn Diseases

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Every vigilant homeowner knows that, when it comes to maintaining a healthy lawn, you’ve got to understand the problem you’re facing in order to treat it effectively. But here is the tricky part: many lawn diseases look very similar in the way they affect your turf. It can be very difficult to determine what disease …

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Dog-Friendly Backyard Landscaping Ideas

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Dogs are energetic animals. That’s why it is best to provide them spaces where they can play and enjoy themselves outdoors. You can afford to create this space in the midst of your backyard, lawn, and garden. All you need to do is make some simple changes. In this article, you will get to know …

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