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Preparing Your Garden for Cooler Months Ahead

By |2019-10-23T11:18:07-05:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Gardening, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

Plants have a way of knowing what time of year it is, and when cooler weather comes, it can be a challenge to keep them happy. Very few plants thrive in cold weather, and you probably don't have a selection of evergreen trees growing in your personal garden. Don't give up hope just yet though. There [...]

4 Tips on Preparing Your Garden for Summer

By |2019-07-11T14:17:45-05:00July 11th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Gardening, Home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , |

Gardens are lovely, especially in summer. During this season there is a lot of work to do, but the reward you get from it is enormous. The work itself is more of a pleasure because it is relaxing and interesting.  In addition, the reward of having a beautiful, maintained garden lasts for a while, so it [...]

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4 Tips on Preparing Your Garden for Summer

By |2019-07-11T14:17:45-05:00July 11th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Gardening, Home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , |

Gardens are lovely, especially in summer. During this season there is a lot of work to do, but the reward you get from it is enormous. The work itself is more of a pleasure because it is relaxing and interesting.  In addition, the reward of having a beautiful, maintained garden lasts for a while, so it [...]

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5 Ways to Improve Your Outside Space in Time for Summer

By |2019-04-25T21:59:52-05:00April 25th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Home|Tags: , , , |

Even though it is incredibly difficult to predict the weather much further than the next few days, there's a good chance that temperatures in the UK will soar this summer based on recent trends. "With computer models strongly favouring a warm spring, there is potential for the record for the hottest spring to be challenged," said [...]

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Get Your Garden Ready For Spring

By |2019-03-18T12:54:42-05:00March 18th, 2019|Categories: Gardening, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

In most areas, we are saying goodbye to snow and frozen weather, and welcoming in spring. Warmer weather is coming our way, and we couldn’t be any more excited about it. Not only is spring a chance for us to finally get outside after being cooped up all winter long, but we’re now envisioning our spring [...]

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10 Tips for Starting an Indoor Garden 

By |2019-02-21T15:29:12-05:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Incorporating a garden into your home can promote natural living and act as a beneficial hobby. You can grow herbs, vegetables and flowers to brighten your life and give you easy access to organic products. But starting an indoor garden can also be a daunting task. You need to know how to set it up and [...]

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Keeping Your Garden Healthy: 5 Best Practices for Optimal Plant Growth

By |2018-12-14T22:01:08-05:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

Gardening can be an amazing adventure. Watching those tiny seeds sprout into thriving plants could be considered its own reward for your time, patience and persistence, but enjoying the spoils of victory definitely takes the experience up a few notches. Having said that, few things are more disheartening than watching helplessly as a garden wastes away [...]

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Nurturing Your Garden: 5 Ways to Keep Your Plants Healthy  

By |2018-11-03T12:34:48-05:00November 3rd, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

There is something very alluring about a garden that is filled with greenery and healthy, thriving plant life. The air is fresh, the scent of various flowers and herbs entice your senses, and the vivid colors create an atmosphere of peace. However, you won’t get to enjoy the benefits of a garden unless you take the [...]

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The Hot and The Cold: What To Grow

By |2018-10-19T21:56:22-05:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Many think that the growing season belongs to only one climate per year. This prevents many from even planting in their yards and gardens because of the work yield with only one season to bear yield. With such varying conditions, there are many plants that do better in the hotter climates and those that need the [...]

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Saving Sepals – Keeping Your Flowers In Bloom

By |2018-10-09T22:08:04-05:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Featured, Gardening|Tags: , , , |

Flowers are not only visually appealing but at the height of their bloom they also can give off the most fragrant aroma. Robust gardenias, mild roses, crisp carnations, and a million other flowers can brighten up a room by simply adding a natural fresh bouquet to the space. Unfortunately, as much as we would like, keeping [...]

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The View from the Top: Inspiring and Creative Rooftop Garden Designs

By |2018-09-12T22:09:40-05:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

The idea of a beautiful lush green rooftop garden titillates the imagination of many urban dwellers. Having a getaway spot from the busy city life is essential for reducing the stress and staying in touch with the nature. With a limited or no backyard space, gardening in an urban environment seems challenging and unrealistic. If you are one [...]

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Things to Consider When Creating a Pond

By |2018-09-04T14:35:13-05:00September 4th, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Introducing a pond to your garden is a great way to enhance the landscape and make the most out of the space that you have. Ponds are beneficial from both an aesthetical and an environmental aspect, providing a habitat for wildlife in your garden, whilst also creating a bold focal point that will bring your garden [...]

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6 Ways to Add Zen to Your Small Garden

By |2018-04-16T00:21:16-05:00April 16th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Gardening, Green living|Tags: , , , , , |

You spent time cultivating your garden, and though the buds are blooming, you’re left wondering: “Well, where’s the Zen?” Creating a beautiful and well-maintained garden is no small feat, no matter the size of your garden. Small is really the best, anyway. Your green thumb grew green life successfully, and you should feel proud of that. [...]

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Ideas for Using Electric Actuators in a Garden Area

By |2018-04-10T22:49:06-05:00April 10th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Featured, Gardening, Green living, Home|Tags: , , , , , |

Gardening is an interesting art that serves the purpose of aesthetics and food production. I bet you didn’t know red grapefruit and peppermint were a result of World War Ⅱ radiation bombing (Atomic gardening). Maintaining a garden takes a lot of work, effort, and dedication. In today’s gardening though, machines simplify the work process. Nevertheless, challenges [...]

How to Encourage Your Family to Spend More Time in the Garden

By |2018-02-06T12:58:02-05:00February 6th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Family, Featured, Gardening, Home|Tags: , , , , |

Numerous studies show that spending more time outside is really good for us. Doing so improves mental and emotional health. Usually, because we are more active when we are outside, our physical health also benefits. One way is to spend more time in the garden. However, many people feel that they do not have enough spare time [...]

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Leaves and Clippings: Winter Your Yard Waste for Useful Spring Compost  

By |2017-11-14T23:28:52-05:00November 14th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Eco-Friendly Gardening, Featured, Green living, Landscaping, Living Eco-friendly|Tags: , , , , , |

As the season changes, so do our gardens. When the last vegetables are harvested and the leaves are starting to turn, it’s time to consider closing down your garden for the year. Like your patio furniture and other summer elements, your garden will want a little TLC to have it ready for the spring.   [...]

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How to Understand Fountain and Pond Pumps

By |2017-10-13T10:35:26-05:00October 13th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Featured, Gardening, Landscaping|Tags: , , , , |

"Thinking about buying  fountain and pond pumps? Here are important factors to keep in mind."   Which Pump Should You Buy? Dimensions of Pump First, you need to know if a given pump will fit in the space you have. If the pump needs to fit in a 6” long x4”wide x4” tall area, then make sure [...]

How to Create a Healing Garden with Your Own Medicinal Plants

By |2017-10-12T00:06:27-05:00October 12th, 2017|Categories: Alternative medicine, Gardening, Green & natural home, Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Natural Remedies|Tags: , , |

Since the earliest times, people sought plants that could heal their ailments. Although today we rely on the achievements of the pharmaceutical industry, we sometimes forget that the vast majority of commercial remedies are derived from herbs, trees and shrubs. Many of the most potent healing plants don’t grow in exotic and remote places, but can [...]

8 Ways to Make Gardening Less Time Consuming

By |2017-10-01T12:53:30-05:00October 1st, 2017|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Life Hacks, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

For many people, gardening is the ideal antidote to a busy day of meetings, phone calls, and seemingly endless hours of screen time. For one thing, gardening replenishes our capacity for directed attention, keeping us better focused at work. Moreover, working in the dirt has been shown to ease stress and anxiety. There are other benefits [...]

How to Transform Your Garden Space – The Green Way

By |2017-09-29T12:49:38-05:00September 29th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , |

Everyone dreams of having a little piece of heaven in their own backyard. A little space for tranquillity and thought, or somewhere to entertain and spend those endless summer days and evenings. So if you’re hoping to upgrade your outdoor space, then you might want to consider doing it, the green way. Taking the time to [...]

5 Ways to Grow Your Garden Greener

By |2017-03-26T05:20:54-05:00March 26th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Gardening, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Organic Gardening|Tags: , , , , , , |

How green is your garden? No, I’m not talking about the shade of your foliage, I’m talking about your garden's impact on the environment. Living eco-friendly means making gardening choices that are safer and kinder to the environment. Most gardeners are drawn to the hobby because we love the outdoors, and we also love connecting with growing things. However, [...]

Top Trends to Decorate Your Summer Garden This Year

By |2017-03-18T12:38:32-05:00March 18th, 2017|Categories: Gardening, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Summer|Tags: , , , , |

Spring has just arrived, which means summer season is not very far. It won’t be long before you realize your visitors are turning towards your garden to enjoy open air. And if your garden is unattractive, what kind of impression would that leave? Fear not! Garden redecorators Oeco Garden Rooms are here to save the day by [...]

Preparing Your Garden for the Spring

By |2017-02-21T15:05:18-05:00February 21st, 2017|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s almost time to say goodbye to the biting cold and blustery weather and welcome those longer days and brighter mornings with open arms. Spring is finally drawing closer and this can only mean one thing, it’s time to get out into your garden and prepare it for the exciting gardening-filled days ahead. Whilst it may [...]

Filters, Fish, Flowers and Fountains: All About Installing a Pond in Your Yard 

By |2016-12-22T14:10:07-05:00December 22nd, 2016|Categories: DIY, Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Landscaping, Life Hacks, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

There are not many homeowners who don’t like the idea of having a water feature in their garden and their thoughts then turn to installing a pond. If you are tempted by the prospect of pond fountains and the sound of water soothing your mood, but find the installation process maybe a bit daunting, relax, it [...]

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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.