The program offers many enriching and rewarding opportunities to serve the community. You need a sharing heart and a desire to help others.
Throughout the summer, our homes have been beautified by lush lawns. The hot weather will soon give way to the cooler temperatures of autumn, and several steps need to be taken to ensure our lawns stay healthy and attractive.
Powdery mildew is problematic and troubles many plants in the home landscape. However, it causes minimal harm, and most plants will survive as it runs its course.
Rain gardens promote the infiltration of stormwater into the soil and decrease runoff from impervious sites and filter pollutants before they reach water bodies.
Some of the most irritating house pests are mice and rats, which are species of rodents. Homeowners cringe at the thought of having these animals taking up residence in their homes.
“Mama, I just want to eat one,” Kaylee Redditt said to her mother, Jordan Polimeni, as she navigated the rows of leafy green strawberry leaves at Washington Farms.
Though the plants have higher maintenance requirements than herbaceous perennials, trees, and shrubs, their beauty is worth the effort.
There’s always buzz around the best cities for real estate or the ideal communities for first-time home-buyers. These are typically long-established homeowning hotspots whose real estate markets are beginning to slow. So which communities are, in fact, seeing the fastest growth in housing markets nationwide?
Spring has arrived, and soon we will begin seeing butterflies in our gardens. They are some of the most familiar and beautiful of all insects. Many different species visit our gardens including the monarch, painted lady, swallowtails, and the viceroy. They are fascinating and beautiful to ob…
Though the winter landscape appears dull and uninteresting, some early flowering plants are coming into bloom and are a sure sign that spring is on the way.
Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful was once again presented with the Governor’s Circle Award for its outstanding achievements in community beautification by the Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation at the nonprofit’s Legislation Day on Feb. 14.
To reduce the likelihood of fertilizers contaminating the water, apply only the recommended amount for your lawn and landscape plants.
Popular wedding destination Lanier Islands has once again been named a winner of The Knot Best of Weddings 2019, while also being recognized with Wedding Wire’s Couples Choice Award, the resort recently announced.
On Friday, Nixon and Loecke, the founders of global lifestyle brand Madcap Cottage, shared several of their home transformations at the 22nd North Atlanta Home Show, which runs through Sunday.
The 22nd annual North Atlanta Home Show is back again this weekend, this year featuring the founders of global lifestyle brand Madcap Cottage.
Bundled up and bracing the Friday afternoon cold, dozens of people flocked to Thompson’s Tree Farm to choose their Christmas spruce.
The plant is named after Joel Poinsett, the first U.S. ambassador to Mexico, who introduced the poinsettia to the United States in the early 1800s.
In an effort to ensure that holiday meals stay tasty and residents’ Thanksgivings don’t go up in smoke, the Gwinnett County Department of Fire and Emergency Services is offering some frying and cooking safety reminders for this holiday season.