Mother Nature has a planting timetable all her own. It's triggered by heat and varies from year to year. Here are 4 tips on recognizing the Indicator Plants that act as sentinels for the seasonal plants and insects that follow.
If you've always wanted to grow your own vegetables but never had room for a traditional garden, your salad days may have finally arrived. Check out this incredibly informative how-to book and start planting.
Brighten your home year-round with cheerful,life affirming flowering plants. Here's a quick guide to choosing the right plant for your home based size, toxicity and ease of care.
Is your home on a sinkhole? Here are some of the signs to look for, as well as the steps to take if it is.
Here's a four-step approach to protecting your home and family from a landslide or mudslide.
Tired of waking up to decimated shrubbery and bird leavings on your deck? Predator urine may be the answer you've been seeking.
Take a stand in the battle against flea infestation. While freezing temperatures won't wipe out these insidious pests, a series of serious steam cleanings may just do the trick.
As water grows scarcer, water prices will skyrocket and municipalities will levy stricter measures to reduce usage. To keep your water bill down and our planet abundant with this most precious resource, follow these four water-friendly steps in your home.
It may be myth or it may be true but some say plants and animals can predict weather, preserve health and protect against pain. Magical powers or not, colorful, fragrant houseplants are sure to bring a little sunshine and joy into your winter's day.
"Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful." ~ William Morris