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Hurricane Season Is Just Around the Corner
Hurricane Season Is Just Around the Corner

Andrea lives in Florida and is familiar on how to prepare for hurricane season. Start Preparing For Hurricane Season NowIf you live in Florida or Texas or any other state that has experienced the wrath of a hurricane, you know the importance of hurricane preparedness. The hurricane season lasts from June to November.

How to Care for Croton Plants
How to Care for Croton Plants

Lockridge is an avid reader who enjoys learning about beautiful garden plants. Among other things, she has worked with a florist. One of the charms of the croton plant is that it is available in a variety of colors, sizes, and leaf shapes. Common colors include shades of greens, yellows, reds, oranges, creams, blacks, and purples.

Simpson MegaShot Power Washer Review
Simpson MegaShot Power Washer Review

Matt is a professional painter and freelance writer, sharing his knowledge, house-painting tips, and product reviews. Simpson MegaShot Pros and ConsThe Simpson MegaShot model I own is gas powered, producing 3,100 PSI (pounds per square inch) and 2.5 GPM (gallons per minute). I use this power washer to clean wood in preparation for paint or stain.

Benefits of a Dehumidifier in Your Home
Benefits of a Dehumidifier in Your Home

Melody is a volunteer for the Center for Disease and Control Prevention. She enjoys sharing her personal experience with others.Who Needs to Use a Dehumidifier?The benefits of using a dehumidifier in your home outweigh the cost. Removing excess moisture is essential for homes with basements, but have useful effects in all homes.

4 Important Items to Clean (Without Chemicals) at Least Twice a Year!
4 Important Items to Clean (Without Chemicals) at Least Twice a Year!

Terrie is a creative person who loves DIY on a budget and updating her farm house. She enjoys sharing creative tips, tricks, and knowledge.Cleaning these four items without the use of chemicals is easier than it sounds. There are a lot more green cleaning products available now than ever before. You should clean all these items at least twice a year.

What Do Beekeepers Do in Winter?
What Do Beekeepers Do in Winter?

Chris has been a beekeeper for almost a decade. He enjoys learning conversing about beekeeping and learning about bees from others. I am a beekeeper in Northern Ohio. I am not a commercial beekeeper, and I don& 39;t rent my hives for pollination. This means that during the winter, my job with my honey bees is to make sure they have honey for food, plan the next year, and have my supplies ready for the spring.

How to Grow Peas
How to Grow Peas

Caren White is a Master Gardener and instructor at Home Gardeners School. She has been associated with Rutgers Gardens for over a decade. A Brief History of PeasHumans have been growing and consuming peas for about 6,000 years. The Egyptians ate them. The Romans ate them. The Chinese ate them. But they all ate different peas from the vegetable that is familiar to us.

8 Best and Easiest Fall Vegetables to Plant in the Late Summer and Early Fall
8 Best and Easiest Fall Vegetables to Plant in the Late Summer and Early Fall

It& 39;s fall at last! The air is getting crisper, the temperature is growing cooler, and you might think that the season for enjoying fresh-from-the-garden veggies is over. But think again: there& 39;s still time for a second harvest! Now& 39;s the time when summer crops like corn, squash and tomatoes give way to cool weather veggies like beans, lettuce, beets, and cabbages.

How to Grow Milkweed to Attract Monarch Butterflies
How to Grow Milkweed to Attract Monarch Butterflies

Caren White is a Master Gardener and instructor at Home Gardeners School. She has been associated with Rutgers Gardens for over a decade. It’s no secret that monarch butterflies are in serious danger. Their population has plummeted by 90 in the past decade. There are many reasons for this, but the two most important ones are the overuse of pesticides and edge to edge plowing.

Sherwin Williams Eminence Ceiling Paint Review
Sherwin Williams Eminence Ceiling Paint Review

Matt is a professional painter and freelance writer, sharing his knowledge, house-painting tips, and product reviews. My Experience With Eminence Ceiling PaintI used Sherwin Williams Eminence to paint a large ceiling in a foyer recently and thought I& 39;d share my experience. My customer wanted to use some of their leftover Eminence, and the surrounding ceiling was painted with this product, so I wanted to use the same paint to make sure all of the ceilings blended in nicely in the same finish.

How to Grow, Harvest, Dry, and Cook Beautiful Glass Gem Corn
How to Grow, Harvest, Dry, and Cook Beautiful Glass Gem Corn

I& 39;m a dental hygienist, pyrography artist, avid gardener, writer, vegetarian, world traveler, and many other things! Everyone& 39;s always looking for the next great thing, and Glass Gem corn is it! These beauties almost look Photoshopped they& 39;re so mind-blowing! But they are real, they are easy to grow, and nowadays the seeds are also readily available for purchase.

How to Close Your In-Ground Swimming Pool for Winter
How to Close Your In-Ground Swimming Pool for Winter

Barack is an expert pool chemistry guy and experienced online-based pool maintenance assistant via in-depth articles that top search results Properly closing a swimming pool can be done by any owner in few easy-to-follow steps that we are going to cover in this article.If you feel you cannot do any of the steps by yourself, however, I would recommend getting an expert to do it for you.