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"Plug your Lawn" - Natural Fall Lawn Care

“Plug your Lawn” – Natural Fall Lawn Care

It may not be pretty for a week or so but it is a key step in natural lawn care: Plug or aerate your lawn every fall. What is it?… Read More…

What are your Squirrels telling you?

What are your Squirrels telling you?

The last time I observed squirrels eating as much as this year we were in for a long and hard winter.   Perhaps it’s time to get your house & property ready… Read More…

"I hate our Pool - My Hair looks Green and my Skin Itches"

“I hate our Pool – My Hair looks Green and my Skin Itches”

Oh no, it sounds like this reader still has a “regular” chlorine based pool…Read More…

Need a new Roof ?  Know this...

Need a new Roof ? Know this…

A roof has both function and form. Of course, it keeps your home dry (function) and what many overlook, it has a lot of visual mass and therefore impact (form). What should you be thinking of when you know it’s time for a new roof? Read More…

Hidden Cost with Lawn Service Companies

Hidden Cost with Lawn Service Companies

Hiring a “professional” lawn care company sounds like a good idea.  But is it?… Read More…

Super cool casual Outdoor Furniture for Backyard Fun

Super cool casual Outdoor Furniture for Backyard Fun

Getting together with friends in the backyard is fun.  It’s casual. Casual entertaining is fabulous.  Why not make a part of your furniture casual too?! How…?  Read More…

UPDATE: Give your Home a "Nest"

UPDATE: Give your Home a “Nest”

Googles purchase of Nest points to Nest’s great design and hints and smart home features to come.  We told your about it back in 2011.  Now Nest is coming to a big stage.  Here again are more details … Read More…

Treasure or Trash – Green Products for your Garden

Treasure or Trash – Green Products for your Garden

What is dark, gritty or powdery and good for your garden? Hint: It’s natural fertilizer for all of your trees, shrubs and plants… Read More…

RadonSeal - Magic Sealer for your Basement?

RadonSeal – Magic Sealer for your Basement?

The next storm is coming- for sure.  RadonSeal promises  to seal your basement walls against water seepage, vapor efflorescence and even radon gas; resist hydrostatic pressure…” does it work? Read More…

Help! – Why is the Trim in my new House Coming Apart?

Help! – Why is the Trim in my new House Coming Apart?

Do you live in a new house and

• the joints in your trim are opening up, or
• sheetrock seams are opening up, or… Read More…

Vegetable Garden for Apartment Dwellers

Vegetable Garden for Apartment Dwellers

where there is a will • there is a way…. Read More…

Which Roof Tile Costs more Money?

Which Roof Tile Costs more Money?

Luduwici tile is a type of clay tile – on the left is a brand new tile – on the right is an old tile. Which costs more? Read More…