Tips to Keep Bees Off Your Property

Bee on flower

Bees are a very important part of our ecosystem. They help pollinate plants as well as flowers and trees, and they also make honey. However, bees are not welcome in most homes. Not only can their bee sting cause pain and itchiness, but if you have a weak immune system, it could also trigger an […]

The Cottage Approach To Gardening

In the traditional cottage garden, flowers, fruit and vegetables grew together in glorious, organised jumble. Borders were planted to be productive as well as pretty. Every bit of ground was put to good use, and fertility was maintained with natural manure from the chicken run and pig pen. Many of the flowers were those gathered […]

Free and Easy Zinnias for Next Year’s Garden

Nothing comes for free, right? Well, the only thing my gorgeous zinnia flower patch cost me was a tiny bit of effort. I had heard someone claim that they simply buried dried zinnia flower heads from an existing patch in the ground nearby to create a new patch for the following year. Coming past my […]

A Look At 5 Reasons That Necessitate The Removal Of Trees


Trees are good for shade and form exterior attractions for many homes. They also bring life to streets and institutions that would be quite dull if they had no vegetation. Environmental benefits of trees are plentiful. Nonetheless, trees have inherent dangers or may be obstacles for new building development or simply have to be removed […]