How to Attract Birds to Your Garden

There’s more to giving your yard a touchup than installing a new lawn sprinkler system. One inventive idea you can try is attracting birds to your home. Birds can offer various advantages to your landscape. They provide some colour to contrast your plants, offer...

6 Ways to Brighten Up Your Garden in Winter

Winter blues are a common problem for many people, especially if you’re one of those who find the season drab. Gardens, in particular, tend not to look their best in winter. The vibrant, colourful flowers are gone, the lawn usually looks drab, and everything’s...

8 Winter Landscaping Tips to Help Your Plants Survive

Winter is here, and that means it’s time to get your landscape ready for the cold. There’s more to winter preparation than busting out the gloves and sweaters. Cold weather can wreak some havoc on your landscape, particularly your plants. The plants may have some...

Plants That Can Survive Winter

When the winter season approaches, we can put on layers of clothing and turn up the indoor heating as the temperatures drop. Sadly, the plants in your yard can’t do the same thing. People assume that they will only see flowers again in spring. However, that...

How to Prepare Your Lawn For Halloween

While Halloween mainstays like trick or treating, parades, and haunted houses may be out of the question this year, that doesn’t mean you can get into the spirit in the privacy of your own home. One way to do so is to take the festivities online — virtual costume...

Plants You Should Never Grow in Your Garden

As beautiful and innocuous some species may appear, there are certain plants that you don’t want growing in your garden. While they may be stunning and seem like a great asset to your landscape, they can pose certain risks to your health and the environment....