Can Bed Bugs Live Outside In Your Lawn?

    Can Bed Bugs Live Outside In Your Lawn?

    Bed bugs — these nasty little critters are one of the well-known intruders to homeowners. Often, they can be spotted on your bed, under your mattress, on your couch.  But why do they usually live inside? And do they live outside on your lawn? These and other...
    Tips to Keep Pests Out of Your Vegetable Garden

    Tips to Keep Pests Out of Your Vegetable Garden

    There are so many benefits to planting your own garden beyond the satisfaction of your work and the delicious food you produce. Gardening can be a mindful and personally enriching experience. If you have gardened before, you may have come across crop-destroying pests...

    The Amazing Health Benefits of Horse Chestnut

    Horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum) is a large tree that is also known as a conker tree. It originates from the Balkan Peninsula in Eastern Europe but it’s native to other parts of Europe and Russia as well. Nowadays, the tree is cultivated in countries with a...
    Gardening for Mental Health

    Gardening for Mental Health

    If you’re reading this article, you’ve most likely stumbled across it because you’re feeling stressed, anxious, or depressed. The pressures of modern life — our digital lives, the demands of making a living, can all have a negative effect on mental health. But...
    Picking a Drought-Tolerant Grass Type

    Picking a Drought-Tolerant Grass Type

    You love having a thick, green lawn, but you dread your summer water bills. And the minute water restrictions begin during a drought, it can all feel like money down the drain. What if you could turn off the tap and rest easy knowing that your grass won’t wither...
    13 Interesting Trees for a Winter Garden

    13 Interesting Trees for a Winter Garden

    It’s dark, dreary, and drab and you’ve prepared your yard for winter. But everything across your lawn and garden are shades of taupe. It’s sad and boring. Winter has arrived and will be around for months to come. It can be depressing looking over a bleak landscape day...