Tips For Adding Rosemary To Your Yard’s Landscape

3 January 2016
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If you're looking to plant a lush, aromatic plant around your front door or as part of your landscape design, rosemary may be the perfect choice. The woody nature makes rosemary a durable plant, and it is an evergreen hedge that comes back and flowers every year. Although it grows best in a warm climate, it is cold-tolerant as well. Here are a few things you should know to help you germinate and grow rosemary in your yard. Read More 

What To Do If You Need A New Heater (But Can’t Afford One)

30 September 2015
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If your heating system stops working, the obvious solution might be to call your local heating and air conditioning company to have it replaced. With the average national cost of a new furnace installation running at $3,875, however, this might not be an easy option. Luckily, there are a few things that you can do to keep your family warm when you can't afford a new heater. Find Out About Financing Options Read More 

The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Solar Water Heaters

4 February 2015
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Solar powered water heaters are a great way to cut down on your carbon footprint, and provide an environmentally friendly way to live your life, without changing any major day to day activities. Knowing the advantages and disadvantages of solar powered water heaters can help you decide whether or not one is the best fit for your home. The Advantages of a Solar Powered Water Heater The most readily apparent benefit of installing a solar powered water heater is the fact that you will not be using any non-renewable resources to heat your water. Read More 

Tired Of Plain Mulch At A Property You Manage? Use Pebbles Instead

29 January 2015
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If you have trees or flowerbeds on a property that you manage, you probably put down a new layer or two of bark mulch each year. The purpose of mulch is to help with water retention and weed prevention, so buying more each year is important. If you want a different look, as well as a mulching alternative that doesn't decompose, use pebbles instead. This guide explains the steps needed to create a pebble mulch border around your trees or flower beds. Read More 

Building A Better Mouse Trap: Pros And Cons Of Four Different Rodent Traps

5 January 2015
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If you discover evidence of rodents, particularly mice, in your home, you should consider contacting a professional exterminator. However, if you want to take action and do something to resolve the problem, you may opt to invest in some mouse traps to place around your home. Before you buy and implement this strategy, there are some pros and cons of the various mouse traps available on the market. Here are some of your options: Read More