Archives for September 2009

Book Review “Garden Gnomes – A History”

A New Book Just Released on Garden Gnome History I received a very nice email recently from "Twigs Way", the author of a new book about garden gnomes, asking if I'd be kind enough to review it and make a mention about it on my blog. … [Read more...]

Garden Gnome Averts Disaster!

This "Good Luck" Garden Gnome Kept a Huge TreeFrom Toppling & Causing Damage I've got an informative page on my website about garden gnomes that caught the attention of an artistic gardening friend, Bill. He was kind enough to share the following story and photos with all of you that read my blog. I told him of course we'd all be interested! … [Read more...]

Portland Cement Problems After Skim Coating A Patio Slab

Let's Learn About the Right vs. Wrong Way to Resurface Existing Concrete Patio Surfaces I received this email from Trisha asking me: I have encountered a problem on my patio. After much research your website was the only one that made it clear there was a difference between concrete and cement. We have a slab in our back yard (like a river rock … [Read more...]