The Reality Behind Home Energy Utilization

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“SUPER ridiculously expensive” is just one of the astute exclamations used by people to describe their own home energy debt. Doesn’t it seem like every other week, the total of your electricity bill gets higher and higher? Rightfully, because of these increasingly ridiculous and outrageous charges, many look toward alternative energy sources. The demand is …

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Garden Calendar for September

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Don’t forget your Garden Calendar for September. You don’t want to miss anything important! Harvest! If you took the time to plant a fall garden, many good veggies will be ready for harvest this month. If you happen to get more produce from your happy plants than you anticipated, make sure you still get everything …

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Organic Methods to Control Spider Mites

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For self reliant gardeners an indoor garden is often the choice to ensure food for the winter months. To maximize the yield, all precautions are taken and yet you still find your plants suffer and/or die due to pest damage. I hope you find these organic methods to control spider mites, the most frequent and …

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How to use burdock to help reduce pain from arthritis

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This well-known root has used for its anti-inflammatory properties for over 500 years, but it wasn’t until recent years that science has finally discovered the secrets behind its effectiveness. Tests have shown that burdock root can reduce the appearance of proteins that trigger inflammatory response in damaged tissues.

Having a Good Bug Out Plan is Essential

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Having a good bug out plan is essential. With more potential weather disasters still threatening to thrash lives and properties by smacking down mercilessly on the South East Coast during the height of ‘hurricane season’, here’s how NOT to die during the bug out itself.

Avoid These 4 Herb Garden Mistakes

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Starting an herb garden is not a difficult task at all once you learn the basics. Herbs are, after all, mostly in the “weed” category, but a few still need something close to their native growing conditions to thrive. It might not be something you understand right away. There are also some mistakes beginners tend …

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