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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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Tips for Pruning Rose Bushes

Knowing when to prune can make for healthier rose bushes and sometimes more roses. Roses grow larger blooms when properly pruned and cared for. Use good, sharp pruning shears that make clean cuts as ragged edges can leave openings for … Continue reading

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Create a Memorial Garden

A memorial flower bed is often a great way to create a peaceful tribute to someone we’ve lost. Whether from illness, age or sudden accident – whether we “knew it was coming” or it was unexpected, the situations may vary … Continue reading

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Considerations for Fences

The biggest factor in choosing fencing materials is what do you want the fence to do? Is it decorative? Are you seeking to keep animals in – or out? Sometimes it might be both! Costs and maintenance are other factors … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Wood Fence Success

Wood fences are popular for many reasons. They’re easy to maintain, fairly easy to put up and can be painted any color. They can combine with wire fences if you add a dog later and are a physical barrier towards … 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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