A 14-step guide, with pictures, on how to install a beautiful Disappearing Fountain. Included are tips on pot selection, reservoirs, and how to care for the fountain. Learn from the experts and avoid some of those first time mistakes – don’t learn the hard way. The sound of water is very soothing and adds a lot to the environment – might be a good add-on feature to your existing customers.
July / August 2009
Unlike most specimens of the plant kingdom, pests or diseases seldom afflict water lilies. But to keep them that way, the key is to monitor your aquatics and stop problems before they start. Here Paula explores issues with Terrestrial Animals, Aquatic Fauna, Insects and Diseases. Remember an Ounce of Prevention goes a long ways.
Summer Pond Care – Curt dives into summer pond care, offering up tips on how-to advise your clients on managing algae growth, plant growth and maintenance, fish spawns and feeding.
Do you ‘Tweet?’ Do you know what Plaxo is? Learn how businesses large and small, are using the new “Social Media” tools to market and grow their businesses. Find out what the hoopla (and IMPORTANCE) is about. Discover ten critical steps you can take to reap the full benefits of all these powerful new tools.
Filters that are simple and easy to maintain are the best design no matter what kind of filter you are talking about. Jamie introduces you to a pond design that uses a second pond to filter the water. Who says a filter has to be ugly, this one adds beauty to the yard.
Banners to increase your business – how to use them and tips on how to make them ie your message, location, colors, fonts and graphics.
Yes, there are some really good reasons to get up early! Should you make rising early a goal? Leo goes over 10 benefits of rising early and then makes it easy by giving you practical steps to achieving your goal.
Follow Shaun across the UK and learn about a variety of successful retailers. They share their knowledge and passion for the industry by showing you the way they handle displays, the products they stock and then meet these owners and managers.
Oh my how do you say that name – Kee ko ku roo. Find the answer of what a great one should look like. See several inspiring pictures of this variety and learn what to look for in a small Kikokuryu and a bigger one. And yes, water quality does make a difference in determining what these fish will look like.
Two companies join forces to install and promote rain water harvesting, a pondless water feature, and drip irrigation at 5 stores. See how these three different technologies can all work together. It is more complicated than you might think.