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8 Great Reasons to Quit Your Job and Become a Full-Time Independent Gardener

8 Great Reasons to Quit Your Job and Become a Full-Time Independent Gardener

Working in as an employee in acompany is a rewarding experience that allows one to learn and grow their career while earning a steady income. However, with time, many desire to break free from their employer and work independently. Making the transition from an employee to an independent gardener has a number of benefits, but it can be a hard decision to make.


If you are thinking about quitting your job, below are some of the reasons why it may be a viable option and the benefits you will reap when running your own business. 

Why Your Pumpkin Farm Needs A Steel Building

Why Your Pumpkin Farm Needs A Steel Building

It is never too early to start thinking about pumpkin season as before you know it, October will be here and pumpkin season will be in full swing! Pumpkin season can mean big business, however, you do not need to have a farm to get involved. All you need is a good piece of garden and a steel building. Having a steel building can turn your pumpkin garden from average into a roaring success. If you think that this could be an attractive option for you this Autumn, carry on reading to find out five reasons why you need a steel barn for your new pumpkin garden.

4 Benefits of Concrete Driveways Over Asphalt

4 Benefits of Concrete Driveways Over Asphalt

Concrete driveways cost somewhat more than asphalt driveways. However, there are a number of benefits to having a concrete driveway over an asphalt one. Here are 4 benefits of concrete driveways over asphalt.

Container-Friendly Garden

Container-Friendly Garden

Container-Friendly Garden – Running short on garden space or living in a small urban apartment should not necessarily stop you from having a thriving and beautiful garden. You can actually turn any available place into a gardening spot – from balconies and rooftops to windowsills and empty walls. Growing plants in containers provide numerous opportunities for gardeners with limited space. You can go even further and grow your own veggies and fruits and to experience the flavor and the benefits of home-grown food. With a few pots and the right plants, you can create your own container-friendly garden.

Planting Climbers In Mediterranean Gardens

Planting Climbers In Mediterranean Gardens

Planting Climbers In Mediterranean Garden – One thing you see lots of in Mediterranean gardens is climbers. They grow them up the walls or over a pergola on the back of the house – some of the pergolas are wonderful, with the ’roof’ just made out of rough branches all tangled with knobbly grape-vines and bunches of fruit dripping down. 

Garden Water Feature Ideas

Garden Water Feature Ideas

Garden Water Feature Ideas – There are many number of ways of getting a small amount of water to bubble, trickle, flow or glint in a decorative and refreshing way. You can introduce the sound of running water by running it through a pipe in the wall, using one of the cheapest electric pumps and a small cistern.