5 April 2016
Longleaf pines grow in sandy or clay soil, can live for hundreds of years, and feature distinctive, twisting segments of long needles. The longleaf pine was once plentiful in the United States but has since dwindled in numbers. If you have a longleaf pine on your property, taking care of the tree can help preserve one of the nation's most beautiful tree types. Taking care of your tree includes monitoring the longleaf pine for signs of insect infestations that can cause harm to the tree.
3 March 2016
If you really want your yard to look great this summer, you need to take care of your lawn during the transition from winter to spring. Here are three things you can do during that transition period that will help your yard thrive come summer. Rake Your Yard Once the snow has melted and the days have started to become warmer, it is time to rake your yard again. There are two different reasons why raking your yard in the spring in important.
2 February 2016
Solving wet basement issues is a priority if you are to preserve the structural integrity of your foundation and protect the overall resale value of your home. Not only can seeping water turn your basement into a damp, smelly space, but it can also encourage pests to infest your home and even cause mold concerns. In this article, you will learn practical steps you can take to ensure that your basement stays dry.
7 January 2016
One of the most common questions people ask about their water softener is whether or not potassium chloride can be used in a system that's been using sodium chloride, and vice versa. The fact of the matter is that the answer is almost always yes, but there are subtle differences between the two chemicals with respect to water softening. Here are some key differences between the two. Cost For many customers, the decision on whether to buy potassium chloride or sodium chloride comes down to cost.
14 December 2015
If you hate discarding or wasting the leftover fabric and remnant material from your holiday sewing projects, don't dismay. There are some clever and cute ideas that make good use of your extra fabric, and some may even inspire you to pick up a couple fat quarters from the fabric store to complete these great gifts right away! Some holiday projects, perfect for fabric remnants or fat quarters, include these ideas: