Every year, as the festive season approaches, I’m reminded of the first time I decided to put Christmas lights on the arches in my garden. Those arches, which usually serve as beautiful but simple Christmas driveway lights, transformed into a magical gateway of twinkling lights. The journey from being a novice to somewhat of an expert in arch lighting was a hard lesson. Today, I’m sharing my experiences to help DIYers light up their arches easily and elegantly.
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To drain gas from a lawn mower without a siphon pump is a skill, especially when preparing your mower for winter storage. By following these steps, you can ensure the longevity of your mower and prevent potential damage caused by stale gas. Before you can drain gas from a lawn mower, you need to gather the necessary tools.
Gather Essential Tools
Before starting, you must have the right tools on hand. A gas-resistant container is crucial to store the drained gasoline safely. Drain tubes or hoses, preferably HDPE …
Houseplants are adorable and can add beauty to your home. However, it can be daunting to take care of them if you don’t have much time. Luckily, there are drought-resistant plants that can flourish with very little water.
Outdoor Plants That Don’t Need Plenty of Water
If you tend to travel a lot, you need a plant that can tolerate a dry environment. Cacti require water only once a month. Plus, there are different types of cacti to choose from.
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Beyond their great appearances, herbal flowers are versatile and can be used medicinally and for culinary purposes. Others are pollinator attractors and may provide food for beneficial insects. Here are some multipurpose flowers to grow in your garden.
Medicinal Herbal Flowers
Lavender (Lavandula Angustifolia)
Lavender is known for its purple color and its ability to create feelings of …