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concrobium fogger

The Ultimate Mold Foggers Guide

If you have ever had a mold outbreak in your house then you probably know that the mold you can see is only the beginning of the problem. Believe it or not, only 10% of mold is visible - the other 90% is microscopic. On top of this, there is ...
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How to Build Your Own Decking Area

How to Build Your Own Decking Area

Decking is a really great way to make the most of your outdoor space.  You can use it as an extension of your indoor space by attaching the deck to the back of your home, or as a standalone feature somewhere else in your garden. In the summer, a decking ...
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rattan garden furniture

A Five Minute Guide To Rattan Garden Furniture

Attractive outdoor furnishings can make the difference between an average look garden or patio and one that is stunning.  For versatility, comfort, and looks rattan garden furniture is a choice that packs a punch. Here is your 5 minute guide to the basics of this exotic option. Rattan Garden Furniture ...
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best pruning shears

The Best Pruning Shears of 2019

If you are any sort of a gardener then you have no doubt used a set of pruning shears at some point. Choosing a good model is vital; it can make your gardening work much easier, keep your plants happier and probably the most important point - reduce the risk ...
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miracle gro aerogarden

The Ultimate Aerogarden Review and Guide

Because you have made it to this article I am guessing you are here for one (or more) of three reasons:
  1. You seem to kill any plant you touch
  2. You have no space to have a garden outdoors
  3. You don't have the time to look after a garden
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best steam mop

Choosing The Best Steam Mop For 2019

Cleaning floors is never fun, and if you have to resort to strong chemicals then it can also be bad for your health. This is where steam mops come in - these ingenious devices means that you can clean your floors with nothing more than water (well, extremely hot water) ...
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best quiet fan

The 5 Best Quiet Fans For Sleeping and Keeping The Office and Home Cool

It is a well-known fact that average temperatures are going up, and this means that those stinking hot days are coming thicker and faster than ever before. So now, more than ever it is important to have a good fan to help keep you comfortable when the mercury soars!Yep fans ...
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safe flowers for cats

Our Favorite Safe Plants for Cats

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Growing plants is a great way to brighten up a room or add some color to your lush, green lawn. But, even though your cat enjoys prowling through the leaves and flowers in your garden, not all plants are safe for cats. Unfortunately, some plant species can seriously harm ...
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best cordless lawn mower

Our Reviews of the Best Cordless Lawn Mowers – Hassle Free Mowing!

Are you sick of pushing that heavy gas-powered lawn mower around the yard? How does a lawn mower that is light, doesn't need gas and is almost silent sound? "Perfect" You say? Well, you might just be interested in the latest generation of cordless lawn mowers. But don't just go out ...
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best diy terrarium kits

Our Favorite DIY Terrarium Kits – Make Your Own Tiny Garden

A Terrarium kit allows anybody to create your own tiny ecosystem in your own home - indoors. These self contained gardens are usually displayed in a glass container and can be either sat on a bench or hung from an appropriate location - depending on your terrarium. Terrarium kits usually ...
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different types of succulents

Different Types of Succulents for the Home – The Ultimate List

When it comes to choosing from the many different types of succulents to include in your house or garden - there is a huge choice. There are spiky ones, soft ones, pretty ones and even succulents with medicinal properties. So which do you choose? This is a list of our favorite ...
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how to get rid of bed bugs naturally

5 Ways to Get Rid of Bed Bugs Naturally

Bed bugs suck.... that's a fact. And if you have ever had to deal with them, then you know they can literally make your life a living hell. They bite you, they make you itch and worst of all...they can be an absolute pain to get rid of. For this ...
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greenworks g25302

GreenWorks 25302 G-MAX Battery Lawn Mower Review

With the rapid improvement in battery and electric motor technology, the cordless lawn mower category is quickly filling up with top quality products, and our testing of the GreenWorks G-Max mower has really awoken us as to just how good a cordless mower can be. Not all that long a ago ...
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