How to Keep Outdoor Potted Plants Alive in Winter

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When the temperature drops in winter, keeping potted plants alive is a concern for many.  All you have to do is give them some extra care to withstand the cold temperatures. One reason potted plants need extra TLC (tender loving care) in winter is that there is not much of a shield between the roots …

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Fall Flowers to Plant in Texas

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Many people think that when fall comes, the yard work is done until spring. However, here is the truth. You should choose to fall in love with fall by incorporating bright, lively colors to your landscape. I’m here today to share about fabulous fall flowers that will most definitely increase your property value and add …

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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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Fast Growing Privacy Shrubs

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We want our homes to be private and hidden from prying eyes and snooping neighbors.  One of the best methods to keep your backyard or landscape secluded is to plant fast growing privacy shrubs. Placing these along a fence and property line will help to minimize space for the shrubs and provide a larger area for …

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How to Put Christmas Lights on a Large Outdoor Tree

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Christmas is more than just a celebration of family, friends, faith, and giving. For most of us here in the States, it’s a season during which we give ourselves permission to decorate anything and everything with lights, colors, images, and sounds that bring us joy. Rolling through a nice neighborhood in the evening to behold …

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