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Re-Tool your Garden Arsenal to Ease Aches

Posted by Brenda Poppy on Sep 16, 2015

Most gardeners are used to experiencing aches and pains after a long day outside. Twisting, kneeling and bending can be rough on the body, causing soreness for many people. But that doesn't have to be the case. Gardeners can easily guard against garden injuries by equipping themselves with the right tools. 

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Topics: Healthy Living, Blog, Back Pain,, Knee Pain,, Gardening, Melinda Myers, Lawn Care

Take Back Your Lawn — Without the Pain

Posted by Melinda Myers on Sep 1, 2015

Whatever you do to avoid it, the dry, hot weather of summer will affect your garden and lawn, causing your yard to develop unsightly dry and dead patches of grass. But as fall comes and rain and cooler weather return to the Midwest, DIY season also returns. That means that fall is the optimum time to return outside and start rejuvenating sparse, weed-infested and lackluster lawns. You can use the currently warm soil and cool air to seed bare areas, overseed thin lawns and mange weeds.

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Topics: Healthy Living, Blog, Back Pain,, Gardening, Melinda Myers, Lawn Care, DIY