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How to Properly Care for Your Outdoor Cushions

Your outdoor cushions should be maintained to prolong its overall life. When it comes to patio furniture, remember that the outdoor foam that you select is just as important as the furniture piece itself. It’s what you and your guests are going to be sitting on when you hold your summer barbeques and gatherings. Choose Your Covers Carefully Not all cushion covers are made equally. It’s crucial that you choose a cover that can be used on...

Custom Cushion Materials Good for Blocking Allergens

Written by: The Foam Factory Springtime is here, and while spring brings in warmer weather and more outdoor activities, it can also mean the rise of allergy season. Since allergens can get into the house and cause homeowners problems, it's good to know that there are custom foam cushions that can be used to stop that. One such example of a material that can help with this problem is a memory foam mattress or lining. This particular material can...

The Benefits of an Electric Fence

By Farm Supply Store If you’re looking into getting a fence, I don’t have to tell you that there are countless options to choose from. You already know that. There are far more to consider than ever before. You may even be struggling with how to decide. Fortunately, there are two easy questions that can help. Do you own a dog? Do you want to keep out coyotes, wolves and even rabbits? If you answered yes to either of those questions, then an...

Tips for Waterproofing Your Favorite Patio Furniture

So you’ve found a furniture set that would be perfect for your patio, the only trouble is that it was designed for use indoors. While furniture specifically designed for use outdoors will generally last longer, with proper weatherproofing even indoor furniture may be used out in the elements. If you’re trying to protect furniture made of wood, you will need to treat it with multiple coats of an exterior finish that is designed to protect...

Electric Fences Will Keep Your Animals Safe

By Farm Supply Store If you own an animal, whether it’s a dog or a horse, it probably goes without saying that you want to keep it safe. Even if it’s a pig you one day plan on leading to the slaughter, you don’t want anything happening to it in the meantime. It only makes sense, then, that you’d be investing in certain measures to ensure nothing happens to them. Often, they pose the biggest threats to themselves. If a cow is able to get...

Artificial Grass Gaining Popularity with Gardeners

Homeowners become avid gardeners because they love growing fruits, vegetables, plants and flowers and seeing their results blossom over time. They don’t mind getting their hands dirty and digging in the dirt. Because of this, you might suspect that gardeners would be opposed to fake grass. You might be surprised to learn that gardeners are increasingly choosing synthetic grass to complement their yards and gardens. Gardeners often plant...

Patio fencing solutions

Written by Farm Supply Store Fencing your patio can improve its aesthetic appeal as well as enhance your privacy. You might be able to enjoy spending more time in your patio in all freedom. There are numerous solutions that you might adopt depending on the nature of your patio and its use. When choosing the right fencing other factors such as material and design might be taken into consideration to blend the new project with your existing style....

Determining the Quality of Artificial Grass

Selecting the right artificial turf lawn can be a complicated task. With so many different brands and styles it can feel like you are comparing apples to oranges when trying to select the right lawn for your needs. The good news is that there are several measurable factors that you can use to help you compare different types of artificial turf. Here are just a few of the many examples of artificial grass measurements that you’ll like see while...

Making Your Yard Water Wise With Artificial Grass

If you are looking for a home improvement project that can save you major money in the long run while also helping the environment, why not consider replacing your natural grass lawn with an artificial lawn? It’s easier to install an artificial grass lawn than you might think and the results can be quite remarkable. Not only will you have a lawn that looks great year-round, but you’ll be reducing your watering and maintenance costs while...

Tips on Purchasing Artificial Grass for Your Home

Are you in the market for artificial grass for your home? Synthetic turf is a popular alternative to natural grass lawns and landscaping projects, especially if you live in areas common to drought such as California, Arizona, or Utah. Not sure what kind of turf to buy? Artificial Turf Supply Commercial & Residential Division offers the following tips on how to buy artificial grass for your home. Say yes to high-traffic turf. Fake grass comes...