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Garden Pests: Combat Voles and Deer Damage

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Are vole tunnels giving you headaches? Deer causing damage to your delicate plants? Follow these tips to rid... Read More »

Garden Solution: Get Rid of Slugs

Garden Solution: Get Rid of Slugs

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Slugs are garden pests that can wreak havoc on your prized plants as they chomp their way through... Read More »

Garden Tools with Style

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How does your garden grow? With style, if you use streamlined, neutral-hued tools and accessories created by Fernanda... Read More »

Gardening Advice from Farmer Tracie

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VIDEOS: Start Seeds Indoors Harvest Garlic Weed Control Tomato Plant Tips What’s the secret to getting your tomato... Read More »

Gardening Question | Why Don’t Hardy Mums Survive the Winter?

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Every fall I buy beautiful hardy mums, but they don’t seem to survive the winter in my landscape.... Read More »

Gardening Tips for Beginers | Planting Vegetable Gardens, Trees, and Lawn Care

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Get out in the garden, even if you’ve never been there before, with these tips for gardeners —... Read More »

Gardening with Cats | Yankee Classic Article

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Excerpt from “Gardening with Cats,” Yankee Magazine, August 1982 For me, gardening with cats began 18 years ago.... Read More »

Garlic Mustard and Oriental Bittersweet | Garden Solutions for Invasive Plants

Garlic Mustard and Oriental Bittersweet | Garden Solutions for Invasive Plants

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The trees in the area next to my yard have been overrun by vines, and the ground is... Read More »

Get On Board

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Here’s a clever and gentle way to introduce both girls and boys to hobby railroading: NameTrains. This wooden... Read More »

Get Rid of Ants in the Kitchen

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This simple recipe using sugar, Borax and water will get rid of ants in the kitchen. Ants are... Read More »

Get Rid of Chipmunks | Garden Solutions

Get Rid of Chipmunks | Garden Solutions

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Chipmunks are making their home in my flowerbeds. Can you suggest plants that they’ll avoid? — M.B., Nashua,... Read More »

Get Rid of Cockroaches

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Cockroaches eat bookbinding, paper, and starched clothing. They also contaminate food and — quite frankly — are just... Read More »

Get Rid of Moles

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Moles are destructive pests that can damage ornamental plants as they burrow underground in search of grubs. Try... Read More »

Get Rid of Musty Odors | Solutions Using Cat Litter, Newspapers & Charcoal

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Do anything you can to dry out that musty basement or closet to get rid of musty odors:... Read More »

Get Rid of Rodents and Other Pests

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Do you have problems with pests invading your gardens and flower beds? Follow these simple solutions to get... Read More »

Get Rid of Silverfish

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Silverfish aren’t only annoying, they’re also destructive. They eat glue, books, papers, artwork and clothing and can cause... Read More »

Get Rid of Skunk Odor | Methods to Deskunk Your Dog

Get Rid of Skunk Odor | Methods to Deskunk Your Dog

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Everyone knows that tomato juice is handy for deskunking a dog, but it’s not the only old-time remedy... Read More »

Get Rid of Voles

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We’d like to get rid of voles in our yard without using poison, as we have rabbits and... Read More »

Get Scratches out of Wood | Practical DIY Advice

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Over the course of time, furniture that gets a lot of use starts to show wear. Before you... Read More »

Gift Wrap Ideas from Matthew Mead

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I love old metal tins, and hunting for them at thrift and antiques shops is an easy and... Read More »

Gifts You’ll Love (To Buy and Receive)

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The sidewalks of Harvard Square are bustling on this overcast early-December day. Frigid temperatures have everyone moving at... Read More »

Gingerbread Harvest Basket

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When Matthew and Jenny Mead entertain, they like their guests to have a sense of awe when they... Read More »

Glass artists Jennifer and David Clancy

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Happy is the miller who lives near the mill. So reads the script swirling over the mantel in... Read More »

Glass to Last

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You can view the glasswork of David and Jennifer Clancy at clancydesigns.com. Their studio is located at 382... Read More »

Glasses for Giftgiving

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1.Offer your favorite vintage dressed in this mod wine bag ($22), made of recycled fabric, from Aster +... Read More »

Gordon and Mary Hayward’s Vermont Farmhouse | The Gardener’s House

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Over the past 30 years, a famous garden designer and his wife have transformed a dilapidated Vermont farmhouse... Read More »

Gordon Hayward: Crabapple Tips

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Garden designer Gordon Hayward, author of nine books on gardening, advises doing some research before buying any crabapple,... Read More »