Moved into a 10 year old home on one acre near the Chesapeake Bay in MD. The grass is very patchy and sand is the main soil that I can observe. A...
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Hello folks,Our home inspectors suggested regarding part of our lawn for better runoff management (getting water in the basement). How is this don...
Need info on ground level gutters for roof rain runoff to replace roof edge gutters
We live in Englewood, Colorado, and had a 3 car garage built in our backyard...we still have a fairly large yard, but since the garage was built, o...
Hi! My natural Christmas tree in my living room has started to grow new needles. The re-growth is about 1" long on some branches. Do you think th...
I have dug out a sizeable area of my bacjyard to put a swingset and slide in. I have received different advice on what is best to lay the area. I...
I had heard that you can use vinegar to kill weeds. Is this true ?? How much vinegar per gallon or quart of water is used ?? Or is it vinegar and s...
Hi, Can anyone tell me where I can get a 24 foot long (approximate length) telephone pole. We want to build a small bridge across a small creek. I...
we just had to replace our sewage in the front yard and had to dig it all up. now it looks like this dirt pile and then on the side of the house an...
Hi! I am decorating for Christmas, and I have a 10-year old magnolia and a 3-year old "gladitzia Sunburst" (I think the more common name for this t...
My newly installed plastic deck is creating static electricity, especially on dry, windy days. What can I do to minimize or eliminate it?
I have a dirt area in the back of my house that had concreat blocks that deterated. It is now cleaned out. I need to put some sort of padio there...
I just bought 2 acers of land moved my mobile home on it and started seeing all these mounds in my ground. Seems they come out at night and party h...
Hello,After living in the city for 15 years, I finally bought a house in the suburbs that has a nice bit of landscaping around the house. The prob...
I live in Long Island, New York. Last week I put down some Scott's Turf Builder on my lawn. There are a bunch of bald patches where I overdid it ...
It is my understanding that ivy can be grown from clippings. If I plant these clippings, which will be long vines, will they eventually branch out ...
Hello,I had a my new lawn hydroseeded this spring. The guy came back this fall to touch up some areas that didn't take. I asked him about some bl...
i'm not sure if this is the board i should be posting this on, but here goes...i'm starting to plan a large sandbox for our yard, and later a playh...
Have been reading through old messages and can find nothing good said about these trees. I planted one this year, but now I am very worried about t...