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Give your landscaping a no-maintenance makeover

By | Lawn & Garden | No Comments

(BPT) – Low- and no-maintenance features top the list when making over outdoor living spaces because less time maintaining means more time enjoying. Low-maintenance landscaping outranks native plantings, water features and food/vegetable gardens according to the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) 2014 Residential Landscape Architecture Trends survey. Landscape professionals…

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Bird Feeding in Winter

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Feeding wild birds is a great way to enjoy nature. It is also a great way to help out your neighborhood bird population. According to the Humana Society of the United States, here are some tips about wild bird feeding. While bird feeding is not necessary, feeding them at times when birds need…

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Smoke & Fire Facts

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Fires can be very dangerous any time of the year but especially in the winter. Know the following facts to help protect yourself and your loved ones. Statistics 905 people die in winter home fires each year. $2,091,000,000 in property loss occurs from winter home fires. 67 percent of winter…

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Keep Pets Safe in Winter

By | Pets, Winter Tips | No Comments

Just as you prepare yourself for winter by getting coats, gloves and turning up the heat, it is important to prepare your pets as well! Outdoor Activities Your pet may have fur but that is not always enough to keep them warm in the winter. Just as you may still…

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Different Types of Heat Sources

By | Supplemental Heat Sources | No Comments

Propane Convection Heaters The Dyna-Glo 25,000 BTU portable convection gas-fired heater is are designed to provide a consistent, long-term solution for space heating. Ideal for workshops or construction sites, convection heaters  operate using a standard 20-lb. liquid propane tank (tank sold separately). These heaters do not require electricity for operation….

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Be prepared for frigid weather

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Dangerously cold weather is expected to hit much of the US this week with many areas expected to get temperatures below zero degrees Fahrenheit. Temperatures could get as low as zero degrees in some of our customer areas and even stores in Texas and Louisiana will be looking at mid-teens as…

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