Using and Choosing Rain Barrels!

Rain barrels are a thing of the past, or they used to be. They are making a big comeback due to the contribution they make to the local ecology and for water-saving abilities. Rain barrels were used since pioneer times as a water collection system.

Ibackyard rain barreln the past, rain was pristine and could be used for human consumption, but because of pollution and other contaminants, it is not suggested to drink rainwater anymore.

Still, it comes in handy for watering plants, lawns and washing cars. It is worth having a rain barrel especially if you live in a drought prone area.

The traditional way to collect rain in a rain barrel is to connect the downspout from the gutter system to flow into the barrel.

We attached a rain chain to our rain barrel, as you can see in the photo on the left. Continue reading

Miracle Gro AeroGarden Ultra LED Pod Kit

The Miracle Gro AeroGarden Ultra LED Pod Kit is a neat way to plant indoors without hassle due to its unique design and very innovative design for those who want to try hydroponics. It is a must-have for those who do not have a lot of space and want to try indoor gardening with ease.


You can garden year round with included seeds of Thai basil, chives, Genovese basil, mint, thyme, curly parsley and dill. These fresh herbs are 5 times faster than in soil in growth of optimally balanced levels. You can make your own indoor garden with vegetables with the included herb seed kit with germination guaranteed and without tools at all. Continue reading

AeroGarden Ultra!

The Miracle-Gro AeroGarden Ultra LED Pod Kit is a neat way to plant indoors. It has an innovative hydroponics design and it’s intent is to make growing herbs, vegetables, and more from home easier so you don’t have to run out to the garden every day and deal with outdoor pests.

Is it a must have for those who do not have a lot of space and want to try indoor gardening? Let see.

Features Of The Aerogarden Ultra!

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Essence 8 x 12 Silver Greenhouse (Review)

Back in the day, most people thought that greenhouses were a luxury. But today, technology makes certain compact greenhouses available for an affordable price.

Measuring 8 by 12 by 8 feet, the Essence Silver Greenhouse is a great starter for your home organic garden.


It has a galvanized steel base which makes it both durable and anti-rust. There are also rain gutters if you want to use rainwater for irrigation. Continue reading