Snow blowers are indispensable tools in areas where heavy snowfall is common each winter. Keep your blower in tip-top shape each season and it will keep working year after year to help you keep snow off of needed surfaces.
Care for Your Trees in Winter
If you thought you wouldn't have to think about your trees until spring — much less care for them — you wouldn't be alone. However, trees should be nurtured and protected year-round to make sure that they stay healthy.
Winter Tips for Feeding Backyard Birds
Not all birds fly south for the winter. Many species stick around as long as fresh water and food are made available. Make your backyard the local bird dining destination during wintertime and your whole family can enjoy bird watching even during the cold months.
How to Care for Indoor Plants
When it's cold outside and you're missing the sunshine and greenery of warmer weather, liven up your home's interior with indoor plants. Houseplants brighten up rooms, complement your décor and make the air inside your house fresher and healthier.
Indoor Herb Garden
Summer might feel like ages ago, but that doesn't mean you can't have fresh-from-the-garden herbs in every meal. With an indoor herb garden, you can still enjoy the beauty of live plants and the taste of fresh herbs, even in the cold winter months.
How to Build a Simple Indoor Greenhouse with Your Kids
Whether you’re trying to extend your growing season or simply want to enjoy gardening with your children when it’s not seasonal enough to work outside, creating and maintaining a simple indoor greenhouse is a fun DIY activity for the whole family to enjoy all year-round.
How to Remove Snow from Roofs and Trees
It looks beautiful when winter snow blankets your home and landscape. However, the snow’s weight builds up on your roof and trees and can cause damage over time if you don’t remove it. So, after you have cleared your walkways this winter, take some extra time to remove snow and ice from your roof and trees.
How to Protect Your Landscape from Road Salt
It's the perennial winter tug-of-war: How do you make walkways safe while protecting your landscape from deicers and road salt? Salt and other ice-removal compounds can be hard on the grass and shrubbery adjacent to paved surfaces. There is a way, however, to walk this fine line of safety for people and plants alike.
How to Build an Indoor Window Garden
Creating an indoor window garden can add life and color to your home during the winter. Whether you want to plant flowers, herbs or vegetables, this project will help get you on your way to successfully growing a cheerful window plot.
Repotting House Plants
Does it seem like your houseplants look "sick and tired"? It might be time to repot them, a simple do-it-yourself project you can do in an afternoon.
Start Seeds Indoors for Spring Gardening
While it may be cold outside, you can still enjoy your love of gardening by starting seeds inside your home in preparation for the warm weather ahead.
Store Lawn & Garden Tools for Winter
If you take the time to maintain your gardening tools at the end of each season before you put them away for the winter, they may last you for years. Pre-winter tool maintenance is easy to do and will help save you money in the long run.