Category Archives: raised bed gardens

Memorial Options for Loved Ones

When we lose someone we love the overwhelming loss can mean trying to find a way to sufficiently remember and honor the person. There are many ways to do this at the memorial service and funeral but beyond that there … Continue reading

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Find Landscaping That Fits You and Your Home

Landscaping should accent the home with a pleasing look. There are a host of ways to landscape, from a rock garden with a fountain to edible landscaping that is decorative as well as productive. There is lighting considerations as well … Continue reading

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Dress Up the Garden With Functional Trellises

The use of trellises in gardens can add both decoration and function. Depending on the material used, they can offer contrast or accents. They can vary somewhat from the trellis to train-climbing roses on to a wedding trellis for staging … Continue reading

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Please Eat the Flowers

Many people pass on flower gardens as being purely decorative. “We need to make use of space!” As food costs climb, this is an understandable factor. Plan ahead and with a little research there is no reason your flower garden … Continue reading

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Creative, Low Cost Yard Projects

We wanted a small pond in the yard – but like many priced them and dismissed being able to actually have one. Then a free tub came our way…and a pile of concrete blocks that were broken and deemed worthless. … Continue reading

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How Much Raised Bed Do You Need?

Raised beds can be a great way to make the most of poor drainage spots, as well as other imperfect areas. What you want to grow can determine how much area you need. For example, tomatoes and corn take up … Continue reading

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Why Raised Beds?

Raised beds offer a way to maximize production in a small sized area. It’s intensive planting that make the most use of soil and space. When using the square foot method, from one to 16 plants are planted in a … Continue reading

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