A lower maintenance lawn can be beautiful, more affordable and more environmentally friendly.
The narrow side yard running between one house and the next may seem like wasted space. There’s not enough room to do anything recreational there, and there’s not a lot of room for growing plants, either. And chances are, you get some long shadows from your house in the middle of the day. Right? It’s
Composting in an apartment is not as simple as composting in a house. Apartment dwellers usually don’t have yards to grow food in, or any space suitable for more than little container gardening. Even if you do all the apartment gardening you probably can’t use all the compost your kitchen is likely to generate. Another
If you’ve got eggshells and you’ve got a garden, you’ve got a brilliant recycling program waiting to happen. It turns out egg shells impart vital nutrients to soil, particularly calcium and potassium. Fast-growing plants deplete the soil of calcium very quickly, so giving them a source of new calcium helps. Egg shells make a fantastic