Garden waste and composting

Composting is an excellent way for garden clearance. The process to build the compost post is easy with the resulting compost beneficial to your home garden. Home compost is also advantageous to the environment as it reduces the amount of yard waste sent for incineration or to the landfills.

For kitchen waste, compost bins are going for as little as $12.

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How to start a container garden

The benefits of organic gardening are wide known. The plants can make your home, yard, or your balcony a heavenly place where you can relax and take care of them. Whether you’d like to grow some fruits and vegetables, flowers, or simply some greenery you can build your own container garden that fits in your house, even if you do not have a lot of space.

So in order to raise healthy plants in containers, you have to know a few things about container gardening. Many types of plants can do well in containers, but it’s usually more stressful and risky for the plants to grow in containers versus in the ground.

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Small garden design ideas

Not everyone is blessed with a huge outdoor space. If you do not live in the suburbs or somewhere out of the city, chances are you have a tiny little yard. But that shouldn’t stop you from being creative and making the most out of your small garden. With a little effort and a lot of planning and innovative thinking you can make your garden a tiny little space of heaven.

1. First of all you need to start from the walls. If the walls are not looking good, your whole garden might not look good. To avoid your garden looking cramped, paint your walls with bright colors like white, yellow or baby blue. This will visually enlarge the space.

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Tips for a beautiful balcony garden

This article is for people that don’t have the luxury of space or a yard, but do want a garden. You can make your own mini-garden that might be even more beautiful than big gardens if you just take the time to organize everything. Small balcony gardens are more intimate, useful, manageable, and very cute. Here are some tips about how to make your balcony your own piece of heaven.

1. First of all, you need to consider the climate that you live in. The weather is very important for any garden.

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