The trend towards homeowners wanting to improve and perfect the home they live in is a phenomenon that Dean Savarino sees constantly. In some cases, families have been discussing and imagining the changes they would like to make for years. Moving the dreamer’s vision to reality is a tough le…
Alsip Home & Nursery welcomes spring in a big way this season with their Annual Spring Flower and Garden Show on March 22 and 23 at both of their locations—St. John, Ind. and Frankfort, Ill.
Havahart newest model, the new hose-free, motion activated Spray Away Elite II, provides an effective, low-maintenance and humane way to keep unwanted animals away from lawns and gardens. It is solar-powered with infrared sensors to detect an animal's heat and movement up to 35 feet away, em…
This is the time of year when it is usually pretty easy to see who has decided to let the turf grass in their lawn go dormant for the hot summer months, and who has decided to irrigate.
HOBART | A truck, trailer and two 72-inch commercial grade lawn mowers were reported stolen Sunday from Ellenberger's Maintenance Services, 2025 W. Old Ridge Road, police said.
If it's hard to teach old dogs new tricks, teaching old gardeners might be tricky.
Lance Baker, from left, Michael Mahler and Norm Boucher, bet on the green in "The Fox on the Fairway."
Portrait of stylish senior African American couple.
Salt in the soil can be deadly for lawns, trees and gardens, robbing plants of their ability to absorb water. Salt-tolerant varieties are available, however, and ground laden with soluble toxins can be flushed clean to depths below the root zone.
Anyone who urinates on your yard is disrespectful, obnoxious and disgusting. Anyone who condones that type of behavior is disrespectful, obnoxious and disgusting.
VALPARAISO | The heat wave is putting a strain on the city's water supply, and Utility Director John Hardwick is calling on residents take steps to conserve water.
MERRILLVILLE | A 59-year-old Portage man has been arrested in connection with recent lawn tractor thefts in Merrillville.
Look around your neighborhood. Gone are the lush green grasses of spring. Replacing them in many lawns are patches of dirt, dead grass and weeds.
As populations grow and fresh water demand increases, ways to use water more efficiently could determine our existence.
Spring has finally gotten a solid grip on the region, and green is busting out all over. With spring comes a pretty long list of yardwork and gardening chores. Along with the thrill of watching spring bulbs bloom, lawn mowers, gardening equipment and lawn spreaders are coming out of the gara…
LANSING | It seems village government has no specific law against parking cars on the grass in front of homes.
Teens with dogs are more active
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