Finding Your Gardening Style

Finding Your Gardening Style

As we move into warmer months, many of us are already thinking of creating a garden. Whether it’s our first one or we’re an old pro at making it beautiful, many decisions need to be made. Of course we want to make our gardens beautiful. But in this day and age of environmentalism, many of us share a concern of saving water. So what kind of garden style can you find that fits all of your needs? You’re in luck – below is...

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The Health Benefits of Gardening

The Health Benefits of Gardening

Many people choose to take up gardening because they enjoy seeing (and eating) the fruits of their labor once their plants begin to grow. But the beauty of blooming flowers and the taste of organic home-grown produce are not the only rewards that can be reaped from gardening. So what are these other, “hidden” benefits of gardening? 1. Gardening Improves Mental Health Numerous studies have shown that gardening can drastically improve...

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Water for Food Preservation – Everything You Need to Know

Water for Food Preservation – Everything You Need to Know

Food is perishable by nature. It easily falls victim to bacteria and fungi and soon starts to degrade. Food spoilage can have fatal consequences. Traditional food preservation methods have been used over the years to protect food supplies from spoilage. Although these methods are effective, they have a negative impact on foods’ taste and flavor. The modern day, enlightened consumer is no longer interested in the not-so-fresh flavors of...

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How Does Solar Affect Your Appraisal Value?

How Does Solar Affect Your Appraisal Value?

Having checked the usual blog and social media traffic on home improvements, you’ve been informed that a new kitchen, bathroom, or roof are good ways to increase the value of your home. But what role does solar play? Interestingly, the steady rise in public interest hasn’t caused the good news to be splattered all over every home improvement blog. Simply put, solar has arrived and can have a significant impact on the value of your...

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