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The Smart Way To Keep Dog Poop Off Your Lawn

Dog are great creatures. Some dog owners are just inconsiderate, especially when it comes not cleaning up after their dog leaves "a gift." No more so is this frustrating than when it’s on your lawn. But don't get angry, get smart with this simple hack. While some of your neighbors may put signs out...
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The Secret For Beautiful Rose Blooms Is Garlic

It's surprising how many people think that roses, perhaps because of their beauty, must be hard to grow. But roses are tough! You basically need two things to grow roses : sun and water and with fall approaching, you may want to plant roses to be the envy of your block because there's a hack that...
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Make Your Own Insecticidal Soap

Having bad luck with houseplants isn't all your fault. While you may think it's because you lack a "green thumb" in keeping them healthy, many instances it has nothing to do with you and everything to do with aphids, spider mites and other insects that eventually kill your plant. Worse is those...
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App Reminds You When To Water Plants

To those with a green thumb may not need this help but for the rest of us who a serial plant killers, either by forgetting to water them or over-watering plants, the Waterbug app is a game-changer. With the app, simply snap a picture of your houseplants and then set a watering schedule for them. To...
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Where Bugs Tend To Hang Out The Most In Your House

The estimated ratio of insects to humans is 200 million to one, which means there everywhere including our offices, cars, and homes. But where do these pest like to hang out in your home? While the kitchen and bathroom sounds like heaven for bugs, entomologists looked at 50 homes in Raleigh, North...
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