Spring is right around the corner, and we are definitely ready to do some spring cleaning. What is it about the spring air that makes us want to clean out our entire house? Whatever it is, we love how refreshed we feel after it's all said and done. To help with some spring cleaning we've compiled a list of 50 (yes FIFTY!!) things you can throw out right now, and we promise you won't miss any of them!
1. Spare contact lens cases - Keep one and throw the rest out!
2. Broken costume jewelry - It's not worth fixing...Throw it out and replace it!
3. Dictionaries - How thick is the layer of dust that's covering yours right now?...
As spring rolls into the Bluegrass, many homeowners roll up their sleeves and tackle their flower beds and landscaping. Clearing, weeding, trimming, and planting all signal the fresh start that Spring offers.
One of the best ways to inexpensively refresh your yard is by mulching. Mulch plays an essential role in your landscaping. Not only does it make your yard look good, but it helps with moisture retention, provides important nutrients to plans, and suffocates those annoying weeds. But how much mulch do you need?
Types of Mulch
First you'll need to decide what type of mulch you want. There are several...
Even though the thermometer might not yet show it, Spring is officially here.
A healthy lawn starts with spring maintenance. Winter can alter soil pH, compact the soil, and create conditions friendly to weeds and disease, so it's crucial that you properly clean, fertilize and mow your yard early in the season. So what can you do when winter's receding snow reveals bare spots, invasive plants and other problems with your patch of green? Don't panic -- break out the broadcast spreader and click through our list of spring lawn care tips.
- Clean and Repair Your Lawn. A thorough raking is a good start. One common problem is uneven...