Good Plants for a Maple Tree Garden Bed

Gardening under or near maple trees is challenging because maples have shallow or surface roots that interfere with planting and may compete with plants for nutrients. The canopy of maple trees is dense, creating deep colour, which only enables development of shade-tolerant plants beneath. Rain is deflected by the canopy, preventing water from reaching the […]

How to Look After Your Own Honeysuckle Plants

Lonicera, commonly called honeysuckle, is a perennial native of the North Hemisphere, including North America, India, Europe and China. It is a part of the flowering Caprifoliaceae family. This plant, which may be deciduous or evergreen, woody or semi-woody, bush or vine, typically grows over pergolas and arbors in backyard gardens. Preferring U.S. Department of […]

Alternatives to Polyurethane Foam Cushioning

Under the upholstery covering padded seating are seams. While fillings aid with form and shape, their primary aim is to provide cushioning and comfort in the seat and back seat. The normal foam used for upholstered goods, most frequently bunk, is a oil by-product, polyurethane. It’s the standard not because it is the best choice, […]

Is Pulmonaria Lungwort Poisonous to Cats?

Lungwort (Pulmonaria spp.) Is an herbaceous or semi-evergreen perennial that thrives in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 3 through 9, depending on the species. Sadly, this vibrant ground cover plant is classified as having toxic properties by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Poisonous Plant Database. It contains several potentially poisonous substances that […]

The Way to Replace a Clutch Cable

The clutch disengages to uncouple both or on a riding lawn mower engages to enable the engine to move electricity, just as it does in a car. On yard tractors, a lever near the steering wheel connects to spring and the clutch cable. When the lever is engaged, spring and the cable work to pull […]

How to Install a Faucet in a Granite Counter

Counters produce impact in toilet or a kitchen. The rock feels and looks expensive. If you are using an undermount sink tops, and if you are installing your own granite counter, prior to installing the faucet you will have to drill the holes at the granite counter. Normally, the manner of faucet mounted straight to […]