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6 Great Garden Design Ideas and Inspirations

Posted by on May 23, 2015 in Landscaping | Comments Off on 6 Great Garden Design Ideas and Inspirations

If you are passionate about your garden and always on a lookout for new ideas and inspirations to make it seem fresh and beautiful, it’s your own creativity that will help you achieve that. Keep an eye out for your local gardens and your friends’ gardens and note if you can find anything interesting. You can also visit a good gardening blog regularly to get the latest information and updates in gardening. Here are some garden design ideas which may help you. 1. Add Nutrients to Your Soil with Leftovers While you may buy pricey fertilizers to add nutrients for your plants, you can do the same way more economically with some of the leftovers from your meals, like the water which you use for cooking vegetables like potato, sweet potato, yams etc. The leftovers from your meals and...

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Things to Consider Before Planning for a Swimming Pool

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Landscaping | Comments Off on Things to Consider Before Planning for a Swimming Pool

A swimming pool definitely adds to the value and beauty of a home. But you need to carefully plan before buying or constructing a swimming pool. Here’s what you will need to think upon. Why Do You Need a Swimming Pool? Before buying a swimming pool, you should consider some basic questions, like why do I want a pool? The reasons can be many, you may want it to swim, for yourself or for your family, for physical exercise/health issues, or just because the homes in your neighborhood have pools and you don’t want to lag behind. Depending upon your need you can decide what type of pool you should buy. Types of Swimming Pools Swimming pools are of two basic types, in-ground and above-ground. Usually above-ground pools are cheaper to install due to its construction methods and materials....

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Maintaining a Healthy Lawn in Natural Ways

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in Landscaping | Comments Off on Maintaining a Healthy Lawn in Natural Ways

You are considered to be fortunate if you have a yard and in your yard, there is a rolling lawn! When you or any of your guests look at the lush green lawn, you certainly feel soothed, your eyes are pleased and your soul gets an assurance that there is still a lot of beauty in life! But does the lawn do only this? I mean, pleasing everyone with its appearance? No! It does much more than that. It absorbs water, because of which storm runoff minimizes and water quality is improved. Lawn cools you, takes off your stress, offer plenty of oxygen purifying the air around your home, traps dirt and dust, promote the growth of beneficial micro-organisms, prevent erosion, filter contaminants from rainwater and much more. However, just like all good things, maintaining lawn too comes at...

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Why Should You Choose Artificial Grass for Your Home?

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Exterior, Landscaping | Comments Off on Why Should You Choose Artificial Grass for Your Home?

Lush green grass is always pleasing to look at. It soothes our eyes and is a great place to unwind and relax. But as all good things come at a price, a beautiful lawn needs a lot of efforts and money too for keeping it looking beautiful forever. Therefore an alternative of artificial grass was invented in the 1960s. It was basically created for sports arenas, because there, it was very costly to maintain a real lawn and also required investment of manpower and equipment. Now the artificial grass has become popular for home use too. Let’s take a look how good is the option of artificial grass. Benefits No Maintenance: Artificial grass requires almost no maintenance. You need not water it or mow it. Saves Money: As you don’t have to water or mow it, you save money...

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Beautiful and Useful Accessories for Your Garden

Posted by on Jan 5, 2015 in Exterior, Landscaping | Comments Off on Beautiful and Useful Accessories for Your Garden

To have a garden around your home is a matter of luck, because it means that you have so much of space to live, as well as have Nature near you. If you want, you can beautify your garden even more by adding elements other than plants and flowers; how? The answer is, with beautiful garden accessories. Start the New Year with fresh and beautiful landscaping ideas with great gardening accessories presented by MyHomeCharm.com. Here we are giving some of their exquisite accessories which will certainly tempt you to own them for your garden. Adorable Ornaments Look at these adorable ornaments, like a Turtle statue or a statue of Green Gecko. These can be used as welcoming elements anywhere from the entry gate to lawn to a garden rotunda or at the start of a path in the garden!...

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