Apple tree pruning how to

Apple trees are among the most widely adapted and rewarding fruit trees you can grow. There are literally hundreds of varieties, with one or more suited to almost every climate. To remain healthy and productive, however, apple trees must be pruned (trimmed and shaped) each year. Apples bear their fruit on small spurs, which are … Read more

How to make stone walls

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You don’t have to be a New Englander to appreciate a well-built stone wall, though it probably helps. The first settlers found stone everywhere, pushed up by the ground as it froze and thawed. Fortunately, the same stones that stopped the plow, defined the boundaries of newly cleared fields. Decades passed. The earth swallowed up … Read more

Choosing Rugs for Your Home

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While it is relatively easy to see the decorative of furniture and wall hanging, rugs can also add sophistication to your home. They are much easier to move than most type of interior decorations. Rugs can also help subtly accent furniture or wall colors. They are also vital for their cleanliness as they don’t collect … Read more