All posts tagged "garden"
Tip of the Day: Low Voltage Lighting
Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day.’ http://www.onthehouse.com/tip_audio/2017/2017-07-20.mp3
- Posted July 20, 2017
Tip of the Day: Putting Away Garden Tools
Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day.
- Posted September 22, 2016
10 Ornamental Grasses to Plant This Fall
Prized for their featherlike textures, billowing silhouettes and delicate seed heads, ornamental grasses can be stars of autumn gardens. We’ve taken a bit of liberty with the term “grasses” here. Botanically speaking, a true grass falls under...
- Posted September 21, 2016
Dealing with Weeds
One of our least favorite tasks in the garden is dealing with weeds. Some refer to it as weeding. We call it indentured servitude. This attitude may have something to do with a bit of practical experience...
- Posted July 12, 2016
Show Notes: Vacations and Backyard Parties
Going on a vacation? Is your house ready for your vacation? Are you having a backyard party and don’t know where to start to get ready? James and Morris have tips for what you need to do — and not do...
- Posted May 21, 2016
Lawnmower Tips For Your Yard
If you haven’t already run your lawnmower at least once this season you soon will. Yep, it’s that time of year again – Spring has sprung and lawns are sprouting! No matter which tool it is, when...
- Posted May 2, 2016
Baseball, Apple Pie & Your Home
It’s that time of year again. Time for balls, strikes, runs and the rare grand slam that makes baseball America’s favorite pastime. Ironically, more and more people are listening to baseball on radio while they work on...
- Posted April 10, 2016
It’s Lawnmower Season!
When we were kids gardening was a weekly task that included, weed pulling, pruning (shrubs, hedges and trees), thinning bedding, flowers and overgrowths of all kinds, not to mention, turning soil, fertilizing and watering. Our yard was...
- Posted March 17, 2016
Garden Hose 101
Let’s get right to the point. Here’s Garden Hose 101: Garden hoses are available in three basic lengths: 25 feet, 50 feet and 100 feet — with the most popular length being the 50-footer. Yes, they are...
- Posted March 12, 2016
Fast Fixes for Floor Squeaks
Remember the scene in the movie Physco where Anthony Perkins quietly tiptoed across the bathroom – much to the surprise of an unsuspecting Janet Leigh? Can you do that in your house? Probably not if the floor...
- Posted March 1, 2016