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Automatic lawn sprinkler

Why Utah Homeowners Should Install an Automatic Sprinkler

Utah has offered a cash back incentive for homeowners who install an automatic outdoor sprinkler system. The state will cover up to $150 of the total cost of installation. Whether you have one installed by a sprinkler contractor in Sandy or Salt Lake City, the system should have an EPA-approved smart controller. Some counties provide …

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garden soil

Organic Matter: Adding More Nutrients to Garden Soil

Organic matter is the sustenance that is added to garden soil when they need it most. It contains 100% organic compounds, such as decaying organic matter, plants or animals. It helps feed plants, nourish the soil and improve plant quality. The nutrients found in the soil gets depleted over time, especially if the soil in …

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lawn pest control

What is an Organic Way to Eliminate Lawn Pests?

Horticultural oils are oil-based pesticides. Compared to commercial pesticides, these oils are organic and cause no harm to the environment. Horticultural oils made from refined petroleum products, like mineral oil, comprise the majority of oil-based pesticides today. There are also plant-based pesticides, like cottonseed, sesame, neem, and soybean oil, which work just as effectively as …

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Fence

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors: Residential Fencing Laws You Need to Know

You’ve been dreaming of having a quiet suburban home complete with a wide front yard and white picket fences for the longest time. But before you start hiring a garden fence contractor, there are protocols and laws you need to be aware of. Otherwise, your neighbor might complain about your unauthorized construction, or worse, sue …

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