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How Different Kinds of Compost Can Benefit Your Garden

You’ve probably heard of compost. Maybe you’ve even used it to help fertilize the plants and flowers in your garden. But how does compost work exactly? Not all compost is the same—there are many different types of compost, and each different type can have different benefits for your garden depending on their composition. The four [...]

By | March 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tips and Tricks for Keeping Your Garden Lush and Healthy

With spring just around the corner, now’s the time to start getting your garden ready for the spring. If you’re new to gardening or haven’t had much luck in the past, growing a lush and healthy garden may seem like a daunting task but with the right preparation and care, it can be a simple [...]

By | February 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spring Garden Planning Guide

Planning your garden for spring is a great way to beat the winter blues. Planting the healthiest and most visually appealing garden possible requires careful planning and consideration, and it’s never too early to start dreaming of your perfect springtime garden. If you need some help or inspiration for your garden redecoration plans, here is [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Gardening|0 Comments

Food Scraps You didn’t Know You Could Plant

Growing fruits and vegetables in your garden is a wonderful way to live a healthy and organic lifestyle. It’s also a great way to save on groceries because of the increasing costs of regular and organic food. It’s easier than you think. Don’t worry, there’s no need to shop around for seeds. You know those [...]

By | January 17th, 2017|Gardening|0 Comments

How to Protect Your Garden from Winter Weather

When you’re the owner of a proud garden, you tend to dread the first snowfall—but there are pros and cons to everything. In fact, did you know that snow both protects and endangers plants? A nice hefty layer of snow can actually protect the soil like a cover. On the other hand, too much snow [...]

By | December 12th, 2016|Gardening|0 Comments

Clearing Mulch This Season

Mulch, the moist build-up of decayed leaves, bark or compost is quite healthy for plants and enriches and insulates the soil. It’s often spread over plants to help keep them moist and protected throughout the winter months. However, sometimes mulch can also harbour disease pathogens, fungi and harmful bacteria that can infect plants and weaken [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Landscaping|0 Comments

Principles of Late-Season Fertilization

We recently posted about getting your lawn ready for the cold weather season and included information to ensure your lawn will have a good chance of surviving the upcoming winter. Applying a late season fertilizer was included as an important measure to take, as timing is critical. For instance, fertilizer that is applied too early [...]

By | October 18th, 2016|Gardening, Landscaping|0 Comments

Get your Lawn Ready for the Cold Weather Season

Is your lawn looking a little dry from the summer heat? Chances are, it is. Even if you’re managed to maintain a lush green lawn this summer, with the cold winter coming, there are measures need to be taken so your lawn will remain resilient throughout the winter. Here’s a step by step guide to [...]

By | September 28th, 2016|Gardening|0 Comments