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Brick Herb Markers for Your Garden

Brick Herb Markers for Your Garden | Gardening | Scoop.it

Using a pencil print your word on a brick and go over it with a permanent marker. This is how they will look during the first year. If you prefer a faded look, lightly rub over the writing with a fine grit sandpaper.


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what  to  do  with  your  spare  bricks  note  you  can  do  this  with    large  sones  too

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Art Home Naturel''s curator insight, March 17, 2013 8:48 AM

Après les tiges de bois, les pavés recyclés....

A vos créations..........

Christine Deckert Zimmerman's curator insight, May 21, 2013 8:39 AM

Awesome Idea!  Now I know what to do with all my extra bricks!

Rebecca Evans Was Carroll's curator insight, June 26, 2014 3:36 PM

I love these, you could also write a fab family message for your garden

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Choosing between sod, seed or hydroseed

Choosing between sod, seed or hydroseed | Gardening | Scoop.it
When renovating or installing new turf, choosing whether to sod, seed or hydroseed is a case-by-case decision. Below, we break down a few considerations, but the most important one should always be what’s best for the lawn, experts say. “Whenever we’re making a recommendation we give (the client) what fixes the lawn the best because the last thing you want to do is have a customer aggravated for a number of years,” says Chad Diller, a certified turfgrass professional and the marketing coordinator at Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape & Pest Control in Lancaster, Pa. “We would rather make the right recommendation, knowing we might not get the job, than give them a half measure.”
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Make your own English country garden in 5 simple steps

If the idea of a traditional English country garden really appeals to you, then you are in the right place!
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An eclectic terrace to take some tips from!

An eclectic terrace to take some tips from! | Gardening | Scoop.it
In a bid to make your garden more exciting and enticing, you might be tempted to make a little more of your terrace!
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Landscaping on a Slope Secrets That No One Else Knows About – Landscape Genius

Landscaping on a Slope Secrets That No One Else Knows About
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excellent  tip  on  how  to  landscape  on  a  slope  
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This overgrown garden gets an amazing new look

This overgrown garden gets an amazing new look | Gardening | Scoop.it
Gardens! There are times when we all threaten to just pave over them with some concrete and have done with it, but don't let your frustrations win!
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Here  are  so  awesome inspirational ideas  for  your  garden  
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Monthly Landscape & Garden Tips For California (June)

Monthly Landscape & Garden Tips For California (June) | Gardening | Scoop.it
Monthly landscape and garden tips for homeowners in Southern California
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7 Blazing-Hot Landscaping Trends That You Can Tap Into This Summer

7 Blazing-Hot Landscaping Trends That You Can Tap Into This Summer | Gardening | Scoop.it
We consulted with experts on the top landscaping trends that homeowners are loving—and that won't go out of style any time soon.
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Spruce Up Your Side Yard with These Landscaping Ideas

Spruce Up Your Side Yard with These Landscaping Ideas | Gardening | Scoop.it
Do you need landscaping ideas for side yards that are long and narrow and present a design challenge? I put you on a path to a solution in my article.
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Design  tips  for  the  often  neglected  spaces  
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How Should I Fix this Failing Retaining Wall?  

How Should I Fix this Failing Retaining Wall?   | Gardening | Scoop.it
Where prevention fails, repair follows. Retaining walls require maintenance; here are some options for reinforcing them.
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Easy  to  follow  guides to  follow  if  you  are  pro  and  have  the  necessary tools if  not  call  in  a  professional    
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 18 gardens and patios you can build yourself

 18 gardens and patios you can build yourself | Gardening | Scoop.it
It's not always possible to have a lawn outdoors, and these garden designs will show that no grass can often be preferable.
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10 Things You Need to Know Before You Build a Patio 

10 Things You Need to Know Before You Build a Patio  | Gardening | Scoop.it
A new patio project can be daunting. If you’re thinking of adding a patio to your backyard or garden, you probably have a few questions. To get some answer
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Gardening: 8 gardens you can build in one weekend

Gardening: 8 gardens you can build in one weekend | Gardening | Scoop.it
You don’t have to put up with a dull garden – these tips are sure to add both style and freshness to your outdoor space.
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30 amazing terraces perfect for your garden!

30 amazing terraces perfect for your garden! | Gardening | Scoop.it
A gorgeous terrace is the perfect finishing touch for any home, but we'd understand if you didn't know where to start in terms of designing one.
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How to green up workplaces, by the RHS Young Designer 2017

How to green up workplaces, by the RHS Young Designer 2017 | Gardening | Scoop.it
Depending on how fancy your workplace is, you might be lucky enough to share those gainfully employed hours of the day around plants.
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Low-maintenance landscaping: Freshen up your yard with these beginner tips | Edina Realty

Low-maintenance landscaping: Freshen up your yard with these beginner tips | Edina Realty | Gardening | Scoop.it
Get beginner tips on how to spruce up your lawn and landscaping this summer.
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Before & After: An Overgrown Backyard Gets a Second Chance

Before & After: An Overgrown Backyard Gets a Second Chance | Gardening | Scoop.it
"We knew that with this aggressive timeframe and extent of the work to be done, we would need to do a combination of DIY and DIFM (do it for me)"
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Overlooked back garden design tips

Garden Ninja shares his tips for designing privacy in an overlooked back garden. Privacy is essential in any residential garden, but achieving it can b
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Planning the garden | Backyard Gardener - Gardening Information

Planning the garden | Backyard Gardener - Gardening Information | Gardening | Scoop.it
Learn how to plan your garden. Whether you specialize in any particular plant or not, the general design and layout of your garden must be pleasing and
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Choosing the best trees for commercial landscapes

As a landscaper, you know that creating a beautiful scenry is important, but it is more important to find gorgeous plants that can thrive in that environment.
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How  to  choose the right  landscape company for  job &  what  to  look  for   

How  to  choose the right  landscape company for  job &  what  to  look  for    | Gardening | Scoop.it
What are some tell-tale signs that your landscaping company may not be doing the best job possible of caring for your lawn and gardens? We asked Surrounds garden manager Joni Desherow to point out common mistakes made by landscaping companies. Joni describes her top six pet peeves and explains why they may be keeping your landscape from reaching full potential.l
 
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Butter Wakefield's London Home

Butter Wakefield's London Home | Gardening | Scoop.it
City meets country at the bloom filled London home of garden designer, ButterWakefield's (houseandgarden.co.uk)
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Gardening: how to renovate your patio (and make it look beautiful!)

Gardening: how to renovate your patio (and make it look beautiful!) | Gardening | Scoop.it
In this homify ideabook today, we are going to share a project by the very talented professionals, Garden Trotter.
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6 Pretty Planters for Summer

6 Pretty Planters for Summer | Gardening | Scoop.it
Potting up a few plants is one of the easiest ways to give your garden, porch or patio a boost for summer. Take a look at these summer container gardens
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