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Posted in thread: Need Evergreen Shrub Suggestions on 05-01-2010 at 08:11 AM
You could probably grow a two foot high hedge in the one foot of space around your shed, but I
think it would look sort of funny. From your pictures you seem to have enough space to expand
Posted in thread: appraisal value is low because of comps on 04-25-2010 at 11:21 AM
My wife and I have bought and sold more than 20 houses in the past 40+ years we've been
married. I haven't sold a house for the past three years, but I've given purchasing advice to
three members of o...
Posted in thread: Can I Mow Now? on 04-15-2010 at 09:34 AM
How long do you want the grass to be? I'm pretty new at this.There are a lot of opinions about
that question, but here is what I do in a climate roughly like yours and a lawn that gets sun
50 to 90% o...
Posted in thread: Cedar planks for lawn edging? on 04-14-2010 at 08:11 AM
I need to edge my lawn to create a separate space for flower beds. There are threads about
plastic edging, but I wonder if I can just use standard 2" x 6" Cedar planks for this.Any ideas
on whether th...
Posted in thread: Can I Mow Now? on 04-14-2010 at 08:05 AM
How do I tell what type of grass I have? I live in Canada if it's any help.As I remember,
Oakville is between Toronto and Buffalo. I'm certain that you don't have warm season grass.
Probably a comdina...
Posted in thread: lawn care on 04-01-2010 at 08:41 AM
There isn't any one way. There's only a combination of things that you can do to change the
environment that encourages moss to grow.Here a list of the "biggies":1) Too much shade. You
already know th...
Posted in thread: Pond Help! on 03-22-2010 at 06:33 AM
You could try a pump/filter unit for an above ground swimmning pool that has a similar volume.
I've seen those for a few hundred dollars.Basically you have a situation (smelly pool) where
you have to ...
Posted in thread: Deck Renovation on 03-18-2010 at 06:26 PM
The important peice of information required is what is underneath the deck supporting the
plywood. Depending on the size of the deck, there should be 2x8 or 2x10 or 2x12 beams holding
up the plywood. ...
Posted in thread: 1st time buyer on 03-08-2010 at 06:08 AM
So I dont think the 1st house is going to work out. Now I'm looking at putting in a purchase
offer on another place. I think I have found the right house, but I dont think I have much room
Posted in thread: Prepare subfloor for laminate floor on 03-01-2010 at 08:54 AM
Yes, the DAP product works well if you apply it as the directions indicate.