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How to Grow Primroses, a Cottage Garden Favorite
How to Grow Primroses, a Cottage Garden Favorite

Caren White is a Master Gardener and instructor at Home Gardeners School. She has been associated with Rutgers Gardens for over a decade. I get teased a lot about the amount of research that I do about plants. But it pays off. Case in point: primroses. When I bought my last house, I was excited about the little path that ran from the driveway to the backyard.

10 Guaranteed Ways to Get Rid of Spiders
10 Guaranteed Ways to Get Rid of Spiders

Spider season is in fall (August-October). Control them before they take over! I HATE spiders with a passion. They& 39;re creepy and bug me out (no pun intended). Every time one of these eight-legged insects appear in my house, I immediately run to get the vacuum and suck up the little bastard with a 6 ft.

Review of the Samsung Powerbot R7040 Robotic Vacuum
Review of the Samsung Powerbot R7040 Robotic Vacuum

Walter Shillington writes about products he is familiar with. His articles focus on healthcare, electronics, watches, and household items. Over the past year, I’ve been testing robotic vacuums, searching for one that performed well and could be scheduled to vacuum daily without the need for supervision.

How to Grow Jicama
How to Grow Jicama

Caren White is a Master Gardener and instructor at Home Gardeners School. She has been associated with Rutgers Gardens for over a decade. Are you enjoying the crunchy, sweet taste of jicama purchased at the grocery store? Did you know that you can grow this delightful root vegetable in your own vegetable garden?

Review of the Clean Robot
Review of the Clean Robot

Walter Shillington is an avid collector of mechanical timepieces. While he focuses mainly on watches, Walter also reviews household items. I recently reviewed Vanigo’s A3; a very capable robotic vacuum that is guided by a sophisticated navigational system.At the other end of the price scale, there are several tiny robotic vacuums that claim to make life easier.

How to Give Old Things New Life With Up-Cycling and Repurposing
How to Give Old Things New Life With Up-Cycling and Repurposing

RedElf (Elle Fredine) is a photographer and published author who enjoys crafting and finding unique gifts. In this article, I& 39;ll be going over various ways to reuse and repurpose all sorts of things from around the house. Here& 39;s a preview of the main topics I& 39;ll be covering:Up-Cycle Old Clothes—The Old Rag-BagCompost and the Constant GardenerRepurposed Pillow ShamsRe-Cover a Footstool—No-Sew ProjectRefresh Your DecorNobody Has Time to RecycleRepurpose Extra & 34;Stuff& 34;Too Much Plastic1.

2019 Home Décor Trends
2019 Home Décor Trends

Michelle Jackson has studied art and interior design since 1983. She has attended design school and worked as an artist/visual artist.2019: The Year of Personality!It’s that time of the year again: Time for my 2019 design predictions. But first, let us recap 2018. Cement accents was one of my predictions of 2018.

How to Create an Herb Garden in Your Home
How to Create an Herb Garden in Your Home

Lockridge is an avid reader who enjoys learning about beautiful garden plants. Among other things, she has worked with a florist. Growing herbs in a container garden allows you to snip off a sprig at any time to toss into a recipe. Not only is it economical to grow herbs yourself, it’s also a fun hobby.

How to Repair a Cracked Driveway
How to Repair a Cracked Driveway

Jack is a volunteer at the CCNY Archives. Before retiring, he worked at IBM for over 28 years.As of 2/2020, Jack has over 100,000 views. It has been at least 10 years since I last repaved my asphalt driveway. It is in pretty good condition for the most part. I have resealed it every fall, which has been largely effective.

How to Plant and Care for Winter Jasmine
How to Plant and Care for Winter Jasmine

Dorothy is a Master Gardener, former newspaper reporter, and the author of several books. Michael is a landscape/nature photographer in NM. English-speaking people in many parts of the world refer to just about any shrub or vine that bears fragrant, star-shaped flowers as & 34;jasmine& 34; and usually they are correct.

How to Grow Pansies for Spring or Fall Color
How to Grow Pansies for Spring or Fall Color

Caren White is a Master Gardener and instructor at Home Gardeners School. She has been associated with Rutgers Gardens for over a decade. One of my favorite spring flowers are pansies. I just love their happy little faces. But they didn’t always have faces.What are Pansies?Pansies (Viola tricolor var.

Understanding Different Curtain Rod Styles
Understanding Different Curtain Rod Styles

Linda is a seasoned writer and home-decorating authority. She loves sharing design trends, decor ideas, and useful tips with her readers. A rod is key to hanging most types of standard curtains and draperies. Depending which style you choose curtains typically attach by way of rings, carriers, loops or pockets.