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The Substantial Benefits of Switching to an Electric, Battery-Powered Lawnmower

Electric lawnmowers are worth buying and using today. Much of the research and development that’s been performed on full-size electric vehicles has carried over to smaller electric units, and consequently, it makes sense to take the dive and invest in an electric lawnmower immediately. For those who are on the fence, here are some of […]

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Making Your Own Electricity: Wind and Solar

Using renewable energy resources to make your own electricity is one of the most exciting and rewarding DIY activities you can undertake. In an era when utility companies keep increasing their charges and there are continuing threats to supply from destructive weather conditions, it makes sense to diversify your energy supply options and get at […]

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How to Capture Water in a Rain Barrel for a Free Water Supply

One thing worse than wasting a precious natural resource is paying for the privilege to do so. Watering your garden can be a large chunk of your water bill. Why pay for water when it falls freely from the sky? You can’t always count on the rain to keep your garden watered, so when it […]

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Eco-friendly Landscaping Ideas for Community or Residential Spaces

Creating the perfect landscape takes a considerable amount of research, time, and investment. Most homeowners pursue landscape ideas based on plans set in place by other homeowners or landscaping professionals, usually found online. Lately, people have been leaning more towards eco-friendly landscapes to preserve natural resources and promote the overall well-being of the environment.

For those searching for factors that make a landscape eco-friendlier, use these ideas as a reference.

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October Landscape Maintenance Tips

Happy Autumn! A very special thanks goes to this month’s guest writer, Matt from kebony.com, a Norwegian company which aims to be the “leading wood brand and technology organization.”   From Lawnaholic: Some people think that it’s not important to maintain your lawn during colder months, but that is absolutely not true. Being able to keep […]