Tag Archives: gardening

Fall Gardening Tips

After your last harvest of the season, it is time to get back in your garden and get everything cleaned up before the snow comes. This is an important phase in your garden — what you do now can make …
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Selling your Home? What Landscaping Projects Pay Off

If looking around your yard means seeing more weeds than plants, it’s time to break out the gardening tools. Did you know that by keeping up your yard, you could contribute up to 28% of your home’s overall value? That …
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How to Grow the Best Fresh Veggies

Happy Fresh Veggies Day! By June 16 most places recommend that your garden is already planted. We say that if you are a little late, buy plants that have already matured and plant those. Vegetable gardens are a great way to …
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Categories: Community, DIY, Homeowner, How to


Garden Lingo You Should Know!

Wisconsin may be teasing us with rain and cold weather but spring is coming, we promise! With warmer weather on the horizon it is time to get our gardens ready for planting and pruning. But what do all of those garden terms …
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Five Tips to Get Your Garden Ready for Spring

It’s never too early to start thinking and planning for your garden! Spring time is just around the corner and your plot of land needs all the help it can get to be ready!  Turn over your composting pile. You …
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Shorewest Shares: Six Tips For Curb Appeal Landscape

Curb appeal plays an important role to your home. A well-landscaped front yard takes into account the size of your house, where it sits on the property, the amount of direct sunlight it receives, and how plants, bushes, flowers and …
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Shorewest Shares: How To Attract Songbirds To Your Garden

Nothing says good morning like listening to the beautiful songs of birds chirping in the morning. Here are a few tips to help you maximize visits from songbirds to your outdoor space: Plant a diverse garden. Attracting songbirds to your …
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Categories: DIY


9 Shade-Loving Plants

Homeowners often look in summer to spruce up their yards during the buying season or to beautify their space.  To increase curb appeal, try planting some of these shade friendly plants that can easily fill space under trees.  For more …
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