• Organic or synthetic: finding the perfect fertilizer for your garden

    If you love gardening, you'll love nothing more than seeing your plants thrive, and giving them all the nutrients they need is a fantastic way to support their growth. But gardening's not quite as simple as it once was, and with a debate raging over synthetic versus organic garden fertilizers, how do you decide what's best for your garden? What's the difference between organic and synthetic fertilizers? Organic, or natural, fertilizers come straight from nature, and the organic products on the market are formed from all manner of plant and animal substances.
    [Read More]

  • How to Make Sure That Your Newly Installed Water Tank Is Fit for the Purpose

    Many people believe that water is the most precious commodity on the planet, and unfortunately, it's in very short supply in Australia. When you consider that consumption here is reckoned to be among the highest per capita around the world, it's true to say that water conservation should be top of the list for a typical household. If you're considering the introduction of a water tank so that you can harvest some of this precious commodity "
    [Read More]

  • Feeding Tips to Help Ease a Dog's Arthritis Pain

    Like humans, many dogs develop arthritis as they get older. Unlike humans, however, a dog can't understand why certain activities hurt them—nor can they be told to take it easy and avoid straining those inflamed joints. Because you can't dish out medical advice to your dog, it's up to you to make sure they're living the easiest, most pain-free life possible. With dogs being such excitable, active animals, that can be easier said than done, but one thing that can make a big difference is feeding them the right diet.
    [Read More]