Do We Have Enough Raw Materials to Create All the Solar Panels and Win

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Finite fossil fuels have been accused of contributing to global warming, a factor that has led mankind to seek for alternative sources of power. And this he seems to have achieved through investment in green energy. Most countries in the world have signed treaties to reduce or eliminate reliance on hydrocarbons as much as possible. […]

Planning Your Garden Redesign

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When you plan to redesign your flower garden, the first thing you need to consider is how and where you will be putting the plants. There are a number of reasons that a gardener may want to redesign a garden such getting rid of old flower beds or to prevent overcrowding. Moving plants that have […]

Gardening to get the Kid’s Outside

Kids were more active 20 years ago right? Unless your child is involved in an extracurricular sport, they’re probably less active than they should be. Sitting for hours on the couch watching direct.tv or playing video games have replaced playing tag in the yard which results in a good share of teenagers being sedentary and often obese. […]

What to Know When You Start to Build

When to start to add an addition onto your home or put a building on your property, you have to be prepared ahead of time. There are several things you need to do before you even get started. The first step is to secure the necessary permits to do the work. Depending upon the size […]

Adding Koi to Your Water Garden

Thinking of a adding a flashy garnish to your backyard water garden? Consider adding a companion that will make your backyard the talk of the neighborhood. Adding Koi to your pond provides a flashy and interesting addition to water gardens with the added bonus of giving your pond a low maintenance pet. Koi are a […]

A Basic Water Garden Maintenance Checklist

Numerous problems can come as a direct result of having a water garden. Water garden owners can face the possibility of increased algae and scum, and stained rocks and garden lining. Luckily, by conducting regular maintenance on your water garden you can prevent these types of problems from happening. Basic water garden maintenance takes just […]

4 Tips for Starting Your Own Garden

When spring rolls around, people enjoy the warmth and being outside. This is the time of year that many think about starting a flower garden. If you’ve never planted one before, don’t despair! Here are four simple tips for starting your own garden. 1. Think small. Sometimes planting a garden is like eating a meal in […]