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Home and Garden
May 13, 2016

Grass clippings can help you save on fertilizer this summer

(MS) According to Scotts®, a premier lawn seed and care company, grass clippings contain the same beneficial nutrients, including nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium, as fertilizer. Grass clippings can provide as much as one-third of the annual feeding requirement of your lawn. Homeowners who mow their…

Improve indoor air quality all year long
Home and Garden
March 16, 2016

Improve indoor air quality all year long

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Mopping after vacuuming can remove any lingering allergens and improve indoor air quality.

(MS) As winter wears on, it’s not uncommon for people living in cold weather climates to experience some cabin fever. In addition to contributing to cabin fever,…

Did you know?
Home and Garden
March 16, 2016

Did you know?

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Trends suggest that homeowners are again investing in home improvement projects.

The home improvement market, which includes both improvements and maintenance, has rebounded considerably from its most recent low point in 2011. The Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) of…

Five simple ways to go green at home and save money
Home and Garden
March 16, 2016

Five simple ways to go green at home and save money

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Many little improvements can provide savings for you, while protecting our environment for future generations.

(MS) Thinking green throughout the year can offer some significant benefits. Here are some easy ways you can go green in your own home…