Month: July 2015
What Goes into an Environmentally Sustainable Yard?
In the fragile world we live in, the importance of gardening sustainably cannot be underrated. Gardening in your own backyard takes more effort than just watering the plants. Environmentally sustainable gardening practices are aimed at creating a conducive environment for plants through taking care of the soil, vegetation, air and water around those plants. The […]
The Hidden Risks of Soft Water on Plants
If the area where you live has hard water, you’ve realized that it makes dishes dull, corrodes plumbing and leaves clean clothes looking dirty.
Do You Need a Retaining Wall?
You may have seen retaining walls around your neighborhood, but not noticed what they actually did for the landscape. The functionality of a retaining wall is subtle, but it’s also of vital importance. It provides a stable foundation for sloping grounds or hilly terrain that can sweep your house away over time due to […]