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How to Improve Your Garden Before You Sell

Sep 02, 2021

There are all kinds of benefits to landscaping. You'll be able to increase your home's property value if you keep the greenery neat and tidy. It has environmental benefits, and it can even keep you in good health.  With these gardening tips, you'll be able to enhance the landscaping around your home.  1. Make Sure the Edges of Your Lawn Are Well Defined  It's important to mow your lawn regularly, and edging is essential as well. It's a way to tame your lawn and keep it from looking out of control. When your lawn looks easy to maintain, it'll be...

BY Warren Hodges
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6 Reasons Why Everyone In A Law Firm Benefits From Equality

Aug 24, 2021

Hiring from a talent pool filled with diversity Firms get to have a larger pool of talent from which they can pick the best fit for positions by fostering equality. This ensures that more people can pursue the legal profession.  Lord Neuberger, while addressing the House of Commons back in March 2014, stated that the highest quality of judges can be realised by ensuring judicial appointments were made from a diverse talent pool. This argument is also applicable to solicitors.   Diversity is, in some cases, regarded as the enemy of merit. I however disagree. So long as diversity is correctly...

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7 Benefits Of Plants In The Workplace

Jul 28, 2021

There’s something about being around nature. Most people attest to feeling much better and full of life from simply walking in the park, garden, or communing with nature. Do you have a headache or feel sad? Take a stroll around the block, preferably where there are trees, and it will all go away.  Being around nature seems to help the body and mind relax, which could be good for your productivity at work.  These are some of the reasons more, and more people have plants on their desks or even around the workplace. The benefits of having a plant around...

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Gardening Tips To Improve Your Health

Jul 14, 2021

Gardening is not limited to making your house good (even though your home always needs curb appeal). Scientific research shows that caring for plants is one of the ways to improve your well-being. Interacting with flora is also a good way to improve your mood and mental health, just as physical exercise improves blood pressure levels and ensures a healthy weight. Get ready to roll up your sleeves and start digging this spring/summer season and get the following benefits; 1. Burning a lot of calories Gardening is considered an exercise because all the energy used to plant and take care...

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5 Design Tips That Expert Landscapers Swear By

Mar 10, 2021

It's great that you're working on your very first garden or if you're rehabbing a space outdoors that came with the house you bought. Everyone loves gardening, especially since gardens improve our overall quality of life. In fact, they shelter us from rain, improve the quality of air and they make us feel relaxed thanks to their colours.  You might be wondering where should you begin? Well, you've come to the right place because below are a handful of helpful tips. 1. Your Garden's Purpose Raising food, visually pleasing and creating a living space are what gardens were historically designed...

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Tips And Tricks For Successful Tree Maintenance

Feb 04, 2021

We love trees just as much as you do. But sometimes, our favourite source of oxygen can get in the way of our house and get out of control. What happens then? We have to sometimes take matters into our own hands. The first step to succeeding in tree maintenance starts with understanding the basics behind it. Here are some of the reasons many people fail in this area.  1. Lack of knowledge – The person has little to no idea of how it should be done. 2. Lack of discipline – A gardener knows precisely what and how things...

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A Guide To Choosing Sustainable Wood Furniture

Jan 19, 2021

Are you looking for sustainable wooden furniture? When decorating one of your spaces, the furniture you choose will play a huge part in the aesthetics of your space. More than this, your furniture can have a great impact on your health as well as the health of the environment.   With modern sustainability movements growing, there has been an increase in innovative designs regarding furniture.   This article will provide some tips on how to find your wood furniture that looks great, but more importantly, is sustainable. #1:  Find Furniture Made Using Reclaimed Materials Reclaimed wood refers to wood from houses, old...

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Are You A Novice Wood Chipper? Use These 10 Safety Pointers!

Mar 12, 2020

A wood wha-? A wood chipper is something you use to reduce entire pieces of timber to tinier bits. This machinery is effective in cleaning up debris such as dead tree limbs and fallen branches.  They're frequently used to clean up post inclement weather. A wood chipper can also help you clear up neglected brush and overgrown trees. Utilising a wood chipper can spare you a lot of the time and labour involved with using a chainsaw or axe to slice the wood into manageable pieces. That level of power does mean there is serious responsibility involved. Failing to keep...

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5 Reasons Why You Need To Hire Experts For Tree Stump Removal

Nov 22, 2019

Thinking of getting rid of that tree stump in your yard?  It might be tempting to do it all on your own but it's not that easy and can become a huge mistake.  Cutting down a tree is relatively easy but getting rid of the tree stump requires a lot more work.  You need proper expertise, skills, knowledge and equipment to completely remove the tree stump.  Without proper equipment, knowledge and skills, your DIY attempt to remove a tree stump can go horribly wrong.  This is the reason, it is recommended to hire experts to get the tree stump removed...

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How An Arborist Uses Trees To Increase The Value Of Your Home

Nov 04, 2019

Are you looking to sell your home in the leafy suburbs? Arborists can help get your house increase in value if you have trees on your property. The trees are there to improve or enhance the living conditions by providing shade and clean the air.  They also are there for aesthetics as they change with the seasons. But in as much as trees are beneficial, they also are a maintenance nightmare more so if poorly selected.  How they are planted throughout the yard of your home also matters. If they are planted too close, they block the view or access...

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