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Learn to keep a perfect home at Home and Landscape Show

Photo courtesy of Maricopa County Home Shows
by in Home & Design

This July, lovers of gardening and crafts will be able to enjoy a fun and interactive experience, as Glendale’s University of Phoenix Stadium will host the largest home show in the southwest, the Maricopa County Home and Landscape Show. Over the course of a three-day weekend, guests at the home show will have the opportunity… Read More →

Get a look behind the scenes of HGTV show, ‘Flip or Flop’ and more

by in Home & Design

The Maricopa County Home and Garden Show will return at the end of the month and according to the show’s Manager Katie Jones, it’s going to be one of the biggest shows of the year with special appearances from HGTV personalities and over 850 vendor booths. “We always love connecting homeowners with the latest and… Read More →

Maricopa County Home and Garden Show coming

Line K: Kitchen & Dining
by in Home & Design

The 21st Annual Maricopa County Home and Garden Show is returning for its third show of the year April 29 through May 1 at the Arizona State Fairgrounds. Free with admission, attendees can meet HGTV personalities, Tarek and Christina El Moussa and catch up on behind the scenes fun from their hit show Flip or Flop. HGTV personality, Clint Harp… Read More →

Back to Basics: Low Maintenance Flower Garden Care

Garden Care
by in Home & Design

Grow a beautiful flower garden with minimal care by investing a bit of time at the start of the season to reduce on-going care. Always match flowers to the growing conditions and the care you are willing to provide.  Low maintenance plants need minimal or no deadheading and staking. This means you’ll be growing good-looking… Read More →

Create a garden anywhere with straw bales

by in Home & Design

Add productive garden space and raise your planting bed with straw bale gardening. This technique allows gardeners to create raised bed gardens on a patio, lawn or any area with poor compacted soil. Straw bale gardening has been around for centuries, but thanks to Joel Karsten’s book “Straw Bale Gardens” it has gained new popularity.… Read More →

Ease into gardening with a raised bed

By Bonnie Plants
by in Home & Design

Raise your garden to new heights for easier access and greater productivity. Raised beds allow you to overcome poor soil by creating the ideal growing mix, plus make gardening time more comfortable thanks to less bending and kneeling. Whether you purchase a kit or build your own, there are a few things to consider when… Read More →

Bringing Farms to Arizona Cities

by in Business News | Green

Green living innovator Greg Peterson has an idea of bringing 10,000 urban farms into big cities of Arizona. By creating farms closer to homes in large cities, fresh foods are more readily available to help create a healthier way of living. Peterson, contributing writer for Phoenix Magazine and Edible Phoenix, began gardening 35 years ago… Read More →