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Mice and rats

Mice will usually live in holes or burrows throughout grassy or bushy areas. Left-over fall leaves or even garden mulches can provide a perfect habitat...

How to patch a damaged lawn

If you’re looking for a low cost option to polish the look of your yard, filling in gaps and sparse patches on your lawn is...

How ice melters affect concrete

Most concrete damage is a result of the natural effects of freeze-thaw cycles, not a chemical attack by an ice melter. Moisture seeps into the...

Wonderful compost - by Albert Mondor

When the soil in a flower bed is left to itself, it degrades and compacts, making the cultivation of ornamental plants more difficult. To counter...