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5 Best Digging Shovels of 2021

Take a look at some of the best shovels available in 2021 no matter what kind of digging you have to do.

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20 Home Renovations Increase Home Value Instantly

These are the top renovations that increase home value. Some are easy and inexpensive updates that you can do over...


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13 Things You Should Never Pressure Wash

A pressure wash can serve a valuable role in home maintenance, but don’t get carried away! Pressure washing can do...


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.


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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.