Some people go to extreme lengths to have the perfect coloured grass even spray-painting their lawn because it wasn’t green! In those warmer summer months conserving water is important and if that means sacrificing the colour of your lawn, is that something you are willing to do? Personally, I have no hatred for grass that doesn’t look perfectly green, it means that we might actually be getting some sun! It also reduces the need to cut the grass too and this is an added bonus when you are running out of time during the week to get everything completed. However, it is still important to care for your grass because you will want it to look good and grow healthily when the rain does come. [Read more…] about How To Improve Your Grass
Now that spring is upon us and the weather is warming up, it is time to start thinking about your summer bedding plants, what are you going to grow, where you are growing them. It is about being prepared, if you break down the jobs into smaller tasks which just take a few minutes at a time, it is surprising how more organized you are, this is true with sorting out your summer bedding plants too. If you know what you are doing, and the tasks you need to do in advance, it is easier to move with the flow of life and fitting in the extra tasks as and when you need to. [Read more…] about Why You Need To Organize Your Bedding Plants
As the weather warms, it is a great sign that you will need to find time in your schedule to spend time in your garden, getting it ready for the summer season. However, how can you make time for your garden when you already have a full schedule? In essence, you are increasing your workload again and this isn’t always easy. If you’re tired or just can’t find the time, your garden can quickly get out of control, it is then difficult to take back control when the weeds seem to grow really quickly. [Read more…] about Make Time For Your Garden
I love gardening and enjoying my garden in the summer, but to get it just right it takes time and preparation. I like to get out in the garden on a regular basis to just keep on top of some of those little jobs and to start the plans for the coming season. It is nice to dream in the winter months of all the things that you would love to do, but in reality when you start these jobs sometimes they are bigger than you could ever imagine. [Read more…] about Spring Gardening Tips
Getting the garden you want isn’t always possible on a budget, but it is not impossible to do your gardening on a budget. Gardening on a budget is more rewarding and fulfilling because you have been more creative to get your garden to the final point where you are happy. It is about saving and finding ways to get the effect without sometimes much money, it can mean getting creative and sometimes going without but it is worth the effort in the end. [Read more…] about Gardening On A Budget
With the holiday season behind us it is important to look forward and while many of you will be in the midst of winter, it is still important that you get to those jobs that you put off because of being busy with the holiday season. The more that you are able to do in your garden now, the easier it will be when the weeds start to take hold and the weather begins to warm up. It is not possible to do the multiple jobs that require warm weather, even dry weather, but there are some chores on those few fine days where getting outside is important to your garden as well as making you feel that you have achieved something worthwhile. [Read more…] about Getting Your Garden Straight
Getting some of those gardening jobs complete can help care for a garden even in the depths of winter.
Having an organized garden is possible even if you are busy working or looking after your home. There are many different things that you can do to make sure that you take care of your garden, too. It will mean that it is easier to upkeep, if you are doing the jobs that can sometimes seem stressful, but in truth they are a great way to exercise and have fun.