22 Fascinating and Low Budget Ideas for Your Yard and Patio Privacy
Have you wished for a little more privacy even in our yard and patio? But the reality always makes you feel like you are living in a fishbowl. For example, your neighbor who stands in the second-story deck can have a nice view into your yard. Moreover, even if the relationship between you and your […]
Artificial grass has come a long way since the first AstroTurf carpeted the Houston Astrodome in 1966. With a drought underway in California, it's no wonder I'm noticing more homes with fake turf in my neighborhood. Or not noticing: I just learned that one neighbor (whose yard I've always admired) actually replaced her lawn with artificial turf several years ago. How did fake grass get so good at fooling us?
Changing Your Tune: Tune Up Your Own Mower, Instead of Paying Someone
Instead of paying out money every spring, learn how to tune up your lawn mower, yourself. Quick and easy, the process consists of three basic steps, which I walk you through in this article: http://landscaping.about.com/od/toppicks/a/mower_tuneup.htm
Mowing your lawn may seem like a pretty straightforward task, but there’s an art to it! By mowing strategically, you can ensure that your grass stays healthy and pest-free. Plus, it never hurts to leave the neighbors wondering why, for them, the grass really is always greener on the other side.