Vertical Gardening

Vertical Gardening

Vertical gardening refers to the use of support structures in order to help utilize the maximum potential of a gardening area. By using a variety of frames, poles, cages, and trellises, vertical gardens make the most of limited space, lead to higher yields, and can...
Small Garden Ideas: Cocktail Garden

Small Garden Ideas: Cocktail Garden

Although spring is still a few months off, it’s never too early to begin making plans for next season’s garden. Why not try something new and make an endeavor into cocktail gardening? There’s much more to an herb garden than meets the eye when you broaden your...
Landscaping and Your Property Value

Landscaping and Your Property Value

In today’s housing market, times are tough. It’s not always easy to resell a home for a fair price. One of the few things that can be done to increase property value is proper landscaping. A professionally planned landscape can give a 10-25% boost in value by...
Tips and Tricks for Container Gardening

Tips and Tricks for Container Gardening

Gardening with containers may seem like a simple practice, but this kind of cultivation is more than meets the eye. Container growing requires more than just finding a container and throwing in soil and seed. There are a few key aspects to consider for your potted...
Succulents

Succulents

If you’re looking to add a unique visual touch to your garden, consider planting a couple succulents. Succulents are plants which have adapted to life in arid desert climates. They retain vast amounts of water in their stems, roots, and leaves. These thick fleshy...
How to Build a Treehouse

How to Build a Treehouse

There are elaborate treehouse resorts in Costa Rica filled with canopy beds, surrounded by howler monkeys and where hotel staff brings delectable meals to your accommodations in the sky. Don’t worry—you don’t need to build that kind of treehouse for your kids to have...