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How to Get Rid of Bats From Your Attic Without Hurting Them

Since their natural habitat is lost, bats have become accustomed to shelter in houses. But the house residents are not always excited by their new tenants. It is very important not touching the bat that gets in the house because it can spread many diseases. If the little creatures have …

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How to collect and use rainwater at home?

Rainwater is beneficial to any garden and also for houseplants. Seize every rainy day and collect the water for your plants. Collect rainwater Rainwater is considered to be one of the cleanest types of water, because it doesn’t contain limestone and other type of mineral salts. On rainy days it’s …

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4 gardening mistakes you shouldn’t do anymore

Are you passionate about gardening and you’re doing everything you can to make your plants grow beautiful and harmonious, however things don’t go the way you expected? Here are the most common mistakes all gardeners make! Planting randomly Planting is one of the most important gardening processes. Before planting you …

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How and when to prune plants

Annual plant pruning in your garden or pots is useful for its correct growth. To ensure a healthy plant development, keep in mind the following schedule: January – fruit trees (if it’s not too cold); February – all shrubs that don’t bloom in early spring and grape vines; March – …

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How to protect the soil against drought and weeds

Mulch is an organic layer, such as straw, leaves, vegetable scraps or sawdust, which is applied over the soil surface to retain moisture by reducing evaporation, to prevent weed growth, but also to ensure, through decomposition, nutrients for the plants. You can use lots of materials Mulching the soil is …

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Mandatory gardening activities in July

Each month has its specific plan when it comes to gardening, so here are the main activities of mandatory gardening in July. In what concerns gardening, July is not a very busy month because flowers slow down their growth and you start collecting fruits and vegetables. There are several gardening …

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How to get rid of weeds with natural solutions

You can get rid of weeds with chemical solutions, but for small gardens and spaces around the house the best solution is the natural solutions that will not harm or and contaminate the air or soil, or water. As a result we have the best solutions and tips that can …

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12 tips for june gardening

June is the first summer month and tradition says it’s one of the most restless months in the garden because spring mixes with summer. In June you can do everything in the garden: planting, drilling, but also you can collect the first fruits. Also in June the preparations for fall …

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How to use banana peels as natural fertilizer

What are you doing with banana peels? Throw them, right? Wrong, because they have a special and unique use: a great fertilizer. High quality fertilizer: Make a solution of banana peel and water. Place the peel, cut in pieces, into the blender and add water. Mix well and sprinkle this …

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How to use eggshells as a natural fertilizer

Don’t throw the eggshells anymore. It’s an excellent natural fertilizer. Eggshells are full of calcium and minerals, so it can be used as a garden fertilizer. Place them near tomato roots because this plant loses calcium easily and eggshells work as a good fertilizer. The same thing you can do …

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