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Lawn Feeding & Fertilizing Basics

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When to Feed for a Greener Lawn Your lawn is unique. Depending on where you live, what kind of grass, how much sun you get, and so much more will change how you take care of you grass. Scotts Library has a great collection of articles on how to take…

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Getting an early start on spring

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(BPT) – As soon as the first morning frost appears and the first snowflakes start to pile up, many begin looking forward to spring. Images of green leaves, red and orange blossoms, fresh vegetables and herbs help keep the cold winter days manageable as you wait for the ground to…

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Winter tree trimming: why the season of white is a great time to think green

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(BPT) – Is your winter tree maintenance limited to trimming the Christmas tree? If so, you’re missing out on one of the season’s most important home projects. Many homeowners pay little attention to their trees and bushes once colder weather arrives, but seasonal maintenance done during these months can be…

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Holiday Safety Tips

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Holiday lights and decorations are the symbols of the season. More than 86% of Americans decorate their homes for holiday celebrations. (2013 Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) Survey.) Decorations are beautiful and fun but it is important to be careful and follow these holiday safety tips so that you can enjoy…