Many gardening enthusiasts are choosing to use raised garden beds instead of working with their existing soil. There are several benefits in using a raised garden bed, such as better drainage, using specific soil that most benefits the type of garden you are planting, and the soil warms quicker in the spring, allowing you to [...]
One of the companies that recently started supplying us with home and garden products is Gronomics. Their chemical free wooden products have provided our customers with a great number of organic options for their gardens. These wooden raised beds, planters and other garden beds typically come in 2 different ways: Unfinished and Tung Oil Finish. [...]
Many of us are looking to go organic these days. People are really starting to understand that organically grown food is not just a fad or some kind of “hippie” movement. There really are great reasons to grow organically. For instance, anytime we use wood that has been treated in any way, the chemicals from [...]
Raised garden beds have made it easy for people with not much ground space to have bountiful gardens. It has enabled people to have a garden even on their balconies or decks. Some people, though, don’t like to have to put things together. They would prefer to quickly get to the business of planting and [...]
Raised garden beds are great for growing smaller sections of herbs, flowers, and vegetables, and for allowing people with little space to take advantage of at-home gardening. Tiered beds achieve the same benefits, and increase the amount of space saved even more.
Tiered beds involve a unique and eye-catching design in which each bed is placed [...]
It’s the time of year when everybody gets a little pep in their step. The sun starts shinning, trees and early flowers start to bud and you realize it’s time to start thinking about what you want to grow this year; be it flowers or vegetables and herbs, raised garden beds can be the perfect [...]
Every once in a while a product comes along that looks to change the way we actually do something and the Grow Camp just might be such a product. What I like most is they can be used in multiple ways and can be expanded as you grow. Let me explain.
You can use the basic [...]
Most people think of raised garden beds as something that is used from early spring through the end of the growing season. However, I recently spoke to a young lady who was using her garden beds, along with a small portable greenhouse to grow her own produce throughout the fall and into winter. What she [...]
Most people know and have seen trellises used in many ways, mostly in flowerbeds or as stand alone features for plants that are climbing vines or roses. While they are wonderful for these applications, trellises can also be used successfully in a vegetable garden in conjunction with climbing vines such as cucumbers and pole beans. [...]
We have had an issue with getting one of our most popular raised beds vendors to ship out their products quickly this season. To be fair, they have had trouble getting their raw materials because of the economy, and did not anticipate the increased interest in their product (perhaps also fueled by economic hard times [...]