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    14 Smart Small Yard Landscaping Ideas

    Many of today's homes (especially condos and townhouses) often have little or no yard space at all. Fear not. Here are 14 small yard landscaping ideas that will give your space serious style!



    Estimating Software Technology

    What? You’re not using geospatial generated estimates? Read this article to find out why you should start.


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    Pet Hazards In Your Yard (and How to Fix Them)

    It's wonderful to see a beloved pet playing and enjoying the space of a backyard or other outdoor space. But...

    7 Things You Need to Know Before Planting a Tree

    Planting a tree is a wonderful investment for your property. Follow this checklist to make sure you’ve thought of everything...


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    Top Tips for Maintaining an Above Ground Pool

    Here are 10 above ground pool maintenance tips to help keep everything in good shape.

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    6 Best Above Ground Pools

    Here's a selection of standout above ground pools for every taste and budget.


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    Ways to Protect Your Pool From Evaporation

    One of the major costs in pool ownership is topping off the water level. Here are a few simple ways...


    11 Tacky Lawn Ornaments That Need to Stay In Storage

    These lawn ornaments had a good run. Some of them were even funny when they first came out. Now, it's...


    12 Solar-Powered Landscape Lights You Haven’t Seen Before

    This is not your typical solar landscape lighting.

    14 Picnic Tables You Have to See to Believe!

    Whether you want to buy or DIY, these picnic tables will give you plenty of inspiration.


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    Best Kiddie Pools for 2020

    Beat the heat and have fun with the top-rated kiddie pools for any budget or preference.


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    10 Landscaping Ideas for Hot Weather

    Beat the heat. Here's how to keep your yard looking lush and lively in spite of the temperature gauge.


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    Make Your Own Weed Killer With Vinegar and Dish Soap

    Rather than spending money on chemical treatments, mix up a natural DIY weed killer with ingredients you already have in...


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    Homeowner’s Guide to Above Ground Pools

    Considering your options for above ground pools? From the cost to installation to maintenance, here's what to consider before buying.

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    Stuff We Love: Yard Maintenance

    Make some green while keeping it green with this lineup of pro yard tools from Ego.


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    How to Keep Dogs Out of Flower Beds

    You can prevent dogs from rooting around in your flower beds by employing one of the following methods for how...


    12 Invasive Plants You Don’t Want In Your Yard

    Got a problem with invasive plants in your yard? Learn which plants are a problem and how to stop them...


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    What to Know About Kiddie Pools

    Here are some top tips for buying, maintaining and safely using a kiddie pool.


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    8 Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds

    Readers captured energetic birds zipping through their gardens. These nectar-rich blooms keep them buzzing back for more.


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    7 Surprising Facts About Dandelions

    Unexpectedly nutritious and tasty, dandelions have plenty of benefits.


    12 Great Backyard Fire Pit Ideas

    A fire pit can be the centerpiece of any backyard. Check out some of these cool and clever fire pit...


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    Top Tips for Growing Tropical Plants in a Temperate Climate

    There's something about tropical plants that makes you long for exotic lands. No wonder these lush, hot-weather beauties are beloved...

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    How To Build Your Own Pergola Paradise

    Shade and privacy with a modern twist.


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    Saltwater vs. Chlorine Pool: Which is Better?

    A saltwater pool is a gentle alternative to traditional chlorine pools. Know the details before choosing one over the other.


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    What to Know About Invisible Fences

    Considering an invisible fence to protect your pet, but need more information? Here's how they work, ballpark costs and potential...


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    How to Get Rid of Buckthorn

    Yank it? Topple it? Poison it? Here are your best options for shutting down this invader.


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    What to Know About Buckthorn

    The shrub's pretty green leaves are just a cover for this bully of a plant.