Monthly Archives: January 2013
  • How to Make a Rain Barrel

    How to Make a Rain Barrel in 5 Easy Steps

    Recycling rain water is easier than you think. In the past, if you wanted to capture rain water, you just put a bucket out in the yard and waited for it to fill up. Of course, if it was raining

  • Container Gardening Recipes

    Container Gardening Recipes

    Small space container gardening recipes that are easy to make and taste great. Fruit Mint Salad Dressing Ingredients: 1/4 cup orange juice concentrate, defrosted 1 tbsp white wine vinegar 1/2 tbsp sugar 1/2 tbsp olive oil 1/2 tsp grated orange

  • Benefits of Teak Furniture

    Benefits of Teak Furniture

    Teak is one of the strongest and most durable of all woods, which is why it is a favorite with furniture makers. Unlike most other woods, teak is so durable that it requires little or no care to maintain. When

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    What is Coir?

    What is coir fabric? A resilient, hard fiber found between the husk and outer shell of a coconut, coir is found in a wide range of products. From mulch blankets, fish nets, and rope to brushes, basket liners, brooms and

  • DIY Window Christmas Decorations

    DIY Window Christmas Decorations

    Here are some fun and clever ideas to decorate your windows for Christmas.

  • Where and How to Hang Christmas Lights

    Creative Ideas on Where and How to Hang Christmas Lights

    Decorating the outside of your home is a fun way to show your Christmas spirit. I believe you can never have too many Christmas lights so here are some fun outdoor spots that can use a little illumination during the

  • Tips for Decorating a Christmas Tree

    Tips For Decorating a Christmas Tree

    There are a variety of different ways that you can decorate your Christmas tree. Whether you want your kids to help, or if you are decorating a non-kid-friendly tree, the following are some Christmas tree decorating ideas that you can

  • How to Display Christmas Ornaments

    How To Display Christmas Ornaments

    If you have already decorated your Christmas tree and have some ornaments left over, or if you aren’t planning on having a tree this year, there are still some fun ways that you can display Christmas ornaments in your home.

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    How To Control Christmas Lights

    With everything that seems to go on around Christmas, it is easy to forget to turn the Christmas lights on or off. Whether you have lights around the outside of your home, a great set up of Christmas tree lights,

  • House Guest Ettiqute

    7 Simple Rules to Being a Great House Guest

    Being invited to someone else’ house for Christmas is a treat for many people. If that opportunity arises for you, make sure you follow proper house guests etiquette, which includes the following steps…