Stop going through so much trimmer line. This simple device will save you time and money as it prevents wear and breakage.
Remove water from your pool cover without using a bucket, buying a pump, or sucking on a hose! A fast and affordable alternative.
Cleaning out your gutters can be a real pain, but using a better tool can make it surprisingly easy. Remove debris to increase water flow.
Trying to wash the windows on your house from the outside? Or maybe you have some windows up high in the inside of your home. Perhaps it is those pesky skylights you have set your sights on. Whichever hard to reach window you are trying to clean, the problem is the same. It is pretty [...]
Maybe your basement is flooded with three inches of muddy water. Maybe you just had the most rain fall ever, and your yard is a swampy mess. Perhaps you are on a sinking boat that is slowly filling with water, or maybe you just want an easier way to drain your aquarium or pond in [...]
Having a backyard barbeque with friends and family is one of life’s great pleasures. Whether you own a gas grill or charcoal grill, barbecued foods taste great. To help make your cooking experience even more enjoyable, I’ve listed some tips that all backyard chefs should be aware of. • Before firing up the grill and [...]
It is a word many if not all of us have heard in reference to gardening, but probably few of us know what it is, how it is made, and what services it can provide. Have you ever been to a friend’s house and seen that smelly disgusting hole at the far corner of the [...]
If you feel that your backyard is lacking a certain something, a water feature might be just the thing to bring new life to your outdoors. There are many different types of water features to consider, such as a pond or a waterfall. Flowing or still water has a peaceful relaxing quality to it, and [...]
Organic Gardening Organic gardening involves the utilization of materials derived from living things like compost and manure. The fertilizers contain only naturally occurring animal or plant materials with hardly any man-made chemicals or pesticides ever being used. The fundamentals of organic gardening begin with the soil used for the process. The importance of organic gardening [...]
Basic Landscaping Most homeowners want a nicely landscaped yard. Yet many of these people cannot afford to hire professional landscapers. If you fall into this group it doesn’t mean that you have to forgo some nice landscaping around your home. It means you have to take some time learning how to do it yourself. The [...]
A backyard can mean different things to different people. For the congenial host, a backyard means a great place to gather friends and family on warm summer nights. For the avid gardener, a backyard means a great place to grow prized zucchini and the biggest pumpkins in five city blocks. For the kids, a backyard [...]
Outdoor fireplace, bubbling garden fountain, cozy place to wine and dine-it may be compact, but this backyard has many bragging rights. Let’s count the ways that the not-so big lawn can make life a little sweeter. One, you don’t have to spend half your Saturday pushing a lawn mower. Two, the short distance between grill [...]
Most Americans have spent at least a few frustrating hours attempting to use a string trimmer to groom those areas of the lawn that mowers just won’t get. The difficulty of winding spools and the all-to-often broken trimmer line have plagued these weekend warriors for decades. Better Heads LLC, a new player in the aftermarket [...]
Growing plants, vines, flowers, trees, fruits and vegetables and just about anything else you put in the ground with all natural methods most people would refer to as organic gardening. Gardening the organic way means the use of pesticides, chemicals or other environmentally unfriendly substances used to produce fruit and foliage are never used. Organics [...]