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    Fencing: UNstaked

    Whether you want to clearly define your property line or keep your pets… and maybe even your kids from running away, a fence is a necessity. We cover the five main purposes that fences serve for a household as well as the pros and cons of different fence styles. If there is one takeaway, investing in a quality fence will reward you over time!

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    When the season shifts from Winter to Spring, most homeowners like to get some color on their property to brighten things up. Annuals are the perfect source to bring an immediate pop to your lawn and garden. Whether you are looking for an indoor or outdoor plant, will be planting in the sun or shade, or maybe even want a plant that will appear again next Spring… we cover it all for you!

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    Fixing a Leaky Hose

    If you’ve sprung a leak when attempting to water your flowers, here’s a quick fix for your garden hose. After you pick up some washers from your local hardware store, you’ll only need a few minutes for this fix.

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    Residential Greenhouses

    Residential greenhouses are becoming more common to see no matter where you live for a variety of reasons due to their versatility. You can use them to grow flowers year-round, populate your landscape with different plants and trees, or for “farm to table” purposes. Here we cover the process of installing a greenhouse at your home and the options you have.

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    Stow N Go

    The preparation and unpacking that goes into traveling, whether for business or pleasure, can be stressful. Stow N Go is a hanging travel shelf and suitcase organizer-in-one, and a perfect product for those of you who are on the road often.

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    Ask Lou 210

    Do you have a DIY or home improvement question? Well, go ahead and just Ask Lou.

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