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    Read about ways to help keep the newest member of your family safe and secure.

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  • Choosing the right fence for your home

    When considering a fence installation, many people immediately think of containment or privacy concerns, but there are multiple reasons a fence could enhance your property (and sometimes neighborly relationships). Good fencing can add beauty to a garden, provide security for small children and pets, set boundary markers, and provide privacy.

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    One of the trademarks of a well kept house is an immaculately kept lawn, which you may already know is a challenge at best in the scorching Atlanta heat. These summer lawn tips can help homeowners make sure their lawn is lush and green for summer fun.

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A dog lover's guide to invisible fences
How to create an outdoor space for summer parties
June Featured Reviews
Georgia Planting Guide
Atlanta Storm Saver
Choosing the right fence for your home
Protect your Property from Tree Damage
Atlanta Winter Weather Emergency Guide
What does it cost to build a retaining wall?
Inspiration for beautiful outdoor lighting
Composting in 5 easy steps
The cost of professional fence installation
Gardening with vines
5 beautiful and convenient perennials to bring new life to your yard or garden
Gardening tips to keep the animals at bay
Saltwater pool trends for 2015
Gardening Tips for Keeping Squirrels Away
How yard drainage can save your property
What to consider before you build a deck
Spring pruning steps to tidy up your garden
5 native plants for your Atlanta garden
Five deck cleaning and maintenance tips to make it last
Aeration saves your lawn from devastation
Infinity pool costs: What you may not know about this uncommon luxury
Five safety tips to help you avoid lawn mowing injuries
Lawn mower repair versus buying a replacement
Save time and money on irrigation system repairs
Landscaping around slopes in your yard
Tips to prevent and treat mosquitoes near your home
How to use grass clippings on your lawn
What you need to know about pesticides
Lawn diseases: How to spot five different culprits
Should you consider artificial turf for your home?
Five shade trees to help shield your yard from the sun
5 types of fencing to consider for your backyard
6 reasons to hire an arborist
6 things to do with autumn leaves for a great lawn
Preparing fall plants and lawns for the winter freeze
5 Emergency fence repair tips for wooden fences
Calorie-burning gardening: How to slim down and grow veggies!
Best fence installation options for dog owners
Stripping and finishing your patio deck
Shoo bunny! Landscaping ideas to animal-proof your veggie garden
Growing a vegetable garden
Garden Ideas: Popular flowers and plants for spring
Garden supplies: What you can't live without
Garden design: Water features for a show-stopping garden
Raised garden beds: Do's and don't's
Playground Made Easy: Creative and Easy Ways to Bring Fun Into Your Backyard
Secrets of a weed killer: Keep your yard weed-free this summer

Would sedge grass add some flair to your yard?
Backyard ideas for a beautiful outdoor wedding: A practical guide
Atlanta garden design ideas: Creative spring planters
Treehouse design essentials for Atlanta homeowners
Rainwater harvesting: 4-Step rain barrel fabrication
Learning about decks: Construct an amazing one just in time for summer!
Creative landscaping ideas for your perennial Atlanta garden
Use a pergola to dress up your backyard
Waterworld: Landscaping ideas for a liquid lawn
What is the best sod for your lawn?
Is tree removal necessary? How to know if the tree in your yard is dangerous
Warning: Weak decks can bring down a party
Prepare your yard by pruning and mulching in late winter
3 lawn care tips for a healthy winter lawn
Home security secrets for keeping your holiday gifts safe and secure in Atlanta
Fire pits and more: Keeping warm while entertaining outdoors this year
Tree stump removal made easy
Correcting drainage problems
Outdoor Entertaining: Designing the Perfect Space for Fall
How to use holiday lighting, treats and decor to celebrate a white Christmas in Atlanta
Fall tree care: Three things to do this fall to help your trees all year long
Top five native ornamental grasses for Atlanta
Garden pond maintenance for winter
Outdoor Lighting Trends for Fall
Water conservation in your fall landscaping plans: Three opportunities to get ahead for next summer
Outdoor lighting services to make your backyard shine
How to install a pre-built backyard shed
Georgia winter plants: What to plant for winter interest
Three pathway lighting options for your Southern yard
Landscaping secrets: Use pine straw to keep gardens lush!
Fire Pit Masonry: The basics
The GFCI receptacle: A safe and energy-efficient choice for decorative lighting
Use holiday lighting this Halloween to give trick or treaters a scare!
4 Organic grass growing tips
Why do I need soil testing on my lawn or garden?
Georgia azaleas: Proper planting and maintenance
Top ten Georgia plants for the landscape
Fall mulching guide for Atlanta homeowners
Snip, cut: Fall and winter pruning tips
Top 10 landscaping tips to transition from summer to fall
Don't miss the Atlanta Home Show this September if you have landscaping plans this fall
Should I consider lawn aeration this fall?
Japanese garden design: How to find the right landscaper for your master project
How to hire a landscaping company: 9 questions to ask before booking an appointment
Exterior lighting maintenance made easy
A landscaping service can help transform your jungle into a yard again
Tree work guide: 9 questions to ask your potential landscaper
Earthboxes for the Atlanta gardener
Your fall garden calendar: Produce
Garden fertilizers: Are you choosing the right one?