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Best Time to Trim Shrubs

  Best Time to Trim Shrubs You can trim shrubs and evergreens at any time during the year, but there are optimal times, depending on the types of plants that you wish to trim. For most shrubs and evergreens, the…
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Best Way to Plant Flowers

  Best Way to Plant Flowers   There is a right way and a wrong way to accomplish most anything, and planting flowers is no exception. The Best Way to Plant Flowers, has several steps, none of which should be…
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How to Use a Pressure Washer

  How to Use a Pressure Washer   If you ever wondered How to Use a Pressure Washer or the Best Way to Use a Pressure Washer, then you are not alone. Sometimes power equipment can be a little intimidating…
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How to Prepare My Flower Beds for Planting

  How to Prepare My Flower Beds for Planting Preparing My Flower Beds for Planting, early in the Spring, is key to beautiful Summer flowers. It really does NOT take very long, but the benefits are tremendous. Properly prepared flower…
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Formulas for Calculating Amounts of Materials Needed

  Formulas for Calculating Amounts of Materials Needed   In this post I will explain how to calculate Square Footage, Square Yardage, and Cubic Yardage, which will be of assistance when purchasing certain materials.   1.  Square Footage Square Footage…
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How to Eliminate Standing Water in the Yard

  How to Eliminate Standing Water in the Yard   If your problem is standing water in a certain area of your yard, then an Underground Drainage System will usually solve your problem. The most common type is a flexible…
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How to Prevent Basement Water – Part 2

  How to Prevent Basement Water – Part 2   If regrading methods do NOT solve your drainage problem, you may need to construct an underground drainage system, or replace your existing foundation drain tile, depending on your specific problems….
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How to Prevent Basement Water – Part 1

  How to Prevent Basement Water – Part 1   Before I get into the Step-by-Step Instructions on ways to solve Basement Water Intrusion, I would like to explain the probable causes. Anyone who has ever experienced water appearing unexpectedly…
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Best Way to Perform a Spring Cleanup

  Best Way to Perform a Spring Cleanup   To help insure that your landscaping gets off to the right start each year, it is recommended that you Perform a Spring Cleanup. There are several parts to a thorough Spring…
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