Category Outdoors

Does Vinegar Help Against Wasps?

Does Vinegar Help Against Wasps?

Vinegar can be used as a natural remedy to deter wasps, but its effectiveness may vary. Here are a few ways vinegar can be used to help against wasps: While vinegar can be a helpful deterrent for wasps, it’s essential…

How Old Do Snails Live?

Snails are already very old. The ancestors of today’s known snail species lived in the oceans more than 500 million years ago, in the Palaeozoic era. The life span of individual species is very different. Slimy fellowsSnails (Gastropoda) belong to…

Fact: Why Are Spiders Not Insects?

Spiders are often mistaken for insects. Why this is not so, where the differences lie, especially in appearance, and to which two classes arachnids and insects belong, you will learn here. ClassificationAlthough spiders and insects belong to the stem group…

Garden House: Different Roof Shapes

Whether as a tool shed, hobby room or as a retreat for reading and lingering – garden houses have versatile uses. Durable and weatherproof, the garden house should be and at the same time a visual eye-catcher in the garden.…

Why Are Fire Pits Bad?

The popularity of outdoor fireplaces, built on a metal base and covered with wire mesh, is a cause for concern. Once the preserve of the countryside, outdoor fires are becoming increasingly common in cities, adding a new source of pollution…

How To Light Your Garden?

To make a success of outdoor lighting, list your needs beforehand. Some integrations that require a connection to the electrical network must be decided sometimes, before the construction of a terrace. Solar powered lights are certainly popular for economic and…

9 Tips To Attract Bees To Your Garden

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Today threatened by the massive use of pesticides and the destruction of their wild habitats, bees nevertheless play an essential role in the natural balance and the preservation of biodiversity. Great pollinators, they contribute to the growth and proliferation of…

What Plants To Put Around The Pool?

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Your pool is finished and so is the deck. If you haven’t already done so, it may be time to look at the landscaping and flowering around your pool. This is a project that is an integral part of the…

Keeping Palm Trees Around The Pool

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Planting the right palm tree around your poolIt is important to choose a palm tree that can adapt to the climatic conditions of your region. The Chinese palm (Trachycarpus fortunei), for example, can withstand very cold temperatures of up to…

Is Compost Safe For Dogs?

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While it’s safe to feed your dog fresh fruits and vegetables, once the produce reaches the compost pile, mold and mildew can turn an unauthorized bite into a trip to the vet. “Some molds can cause tremors and seizures if…

How To Make Wind Chimes From Old Cutlery?

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The sound of wind chimes ringing in the breeze can be a very pleasant addition to a spring or summer afternoon spent outdoors. If you’re interested in making your own wind chimes, you’re in luck: these simple decorative pieces can…

Agriculture: Where and How To Store Your Fertilizer?

In the world, liquid fertilizer is becoming a popular alternative for farmers. For safety reasons, storing fertilizer in liquid form requires special precautionary measures. Indeed, poor quality storage devices are likely to cause product leakage. Therefore, before deciding on a…

Storage of Fertilizer: Good Practices

High quality fertilizers allow precise and regular spreading, the pillar of efficient fertilization to reach yield and quality objectives. Beyond the chemical composition of fertilizers, it is essential that they have impeccable and stable physical qualities. In order to store…

Liquid Fertilizer Storage Tank Guide

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Liquid fertilization is becoming an increasingly necessary practice in modern agriculture throughout the world. For many farmers, it is the alternative to solid fertilizers. But there are still issues to be resolved, especially with regard to storage. The handling and…

Tree Stumps: How To Kill Them?

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After a diseased or dead tree is cut down, its stump can become a nuisance. What should be done with it? Should it be ripped out or left to rot in place? We help you decide, between strong methods and…

Spring Equinox Activities & Ideas

What happens on the Spring Equinox?The Spring Equinox is the first day of the spring season and occurs when the sun passes the equator as it moves from the southern hemisphere to the northern hemisphere. The North Pole begins to…