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Colors Make A Difference On Decks And Porches

Colors Make A Difference On Decks And Porches

Colors Make A Difference On Decks And Porches – Are you looking to make a statement with your wooden deck or porch? Do you want to enhance the color scheme or architectural charm of your home’s exterior? The following deck ideas will help to get you started.

Finish your patios, decks, porches or planters with colors to lend a bold charm to surfaces. For example, perk up your deck planters using this season’s hottest tropical hues. For maximum impact, select a hue from your planter’s color palette and fill the container generously with overflowing blooms.

Top Gardening Tips For The Fall

Top Gardening Tips For The Fall

Top Gardening Tips For The Fall – Your garden should be a relaxing, enjoyable place to be in every season, not only during the spring or summer. Keeping your outdoor space inviting is easy with these tips for yards and water gardens in the fall.

1. Keep the water in your outdoor fountain or garden pond free of fallen leaves. Not only can leaves and other fallen organic matter decompose in your pond and cause problems with bacteria and algae, they can also clog your pump. Skim leaves off the surface daily and be sure to use an algaecide made for fountain.

Tips To Design A Narrow Garden

Tips To Design A Narrow Garden

Tips To Design A Narrow Garden – The main problem with a narrow gardens is that they can feel like you’re standing in a corridor. In a narrow garden your eye is drawn straight to the boundaries making the space seem small and claustrophobic. This type of garden does not invite exploration and the furthest parts of the garden often remain dark, dank and unused. Counteracting the claustrophobic feeling and giving the impression of greater space and depth are the main challenges when designing a narrow garden.

Fall Gardening Tips

Fall Gardening Tips

Fall Gardening Ideas – Fall has arrived and now it is perfect time to rearrange your garden. There are many things to do before winter comes. Fall is a time to make sure that your yard is in the best shape for the forthcoming year. We hope that the following hints will give you some useful information and ideas of the jobs that need to be done in your yard in the fall season. We will also show you how you can enjoy this season of the year with some gardening tips for you.