Friday and Saturday January 16 & 17 9-4 &nb...

...Surrey Center; Robert Abbey floor lamp, Tools/Garden: Blowers, gas and electric; Craftsman tiller, shovels, garden tools, terra cotta planters all types, wire wall mount planters, wire basketsCollectibles include an extensive marble collection...

Now is the time to get lawns ready

...need. It's so easy to go astray in the garden centers."Now is also the time to check blades on mowers, clean garden tools and even give the garden shed a good once over, tossing old fertilizer and soils and organizing containers and tools...

Sid Mullis: Take time to prepare gardening equipment for winter hibernation

Many of the garden tools and power equipment that we use during the growing season sit idle during the winter.Take a little time and do some preventive...

Monopoly fans vote to add cat, toss iron tokens

...Campaign attracted numerous companies that pushed to protect specific tokens that reflect their products.That includes garden tool maker Ames True Temper Inc. of Camp Hill, Penn., that spoke out in favor of the wheelbarrow and created a series...

Old household items have new uses in your garden

...It turned out awesome, and was very cost-effective," he says. Tools of the tradeAre you in need of some new garden tools? Save yourself a trip to the hardware store and check your kitchen drawers.Table utensils such as spoons, forks...

Tips to make gardening cheaper in lean times

...around plants will help conserve water. A few rain barrels will help reduce municipal water bills. - Save money on garden tools and yard art. Use a child's wagon to haul plants around. Add a rural mailbox to the garden so small gadgets can...

Winterizing your home can cut costs

...recommends draining the water from garden hoses and air conditioner pipes and the gasoline from the lawnmower and other garden tools.. EMERGENCY KIT. When a winter storm strikes, an emergency kit should have all essential materials in one handy...

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Sales of seeds grow on Internet

...More than 24.2 million American households spent an estimated $128 each on mail-order seeds, plants, bulbs, garden tools and garden supplies in 2006, according to the Mailorder Gardening Association says. That added up to $3.1 billion...

Rants and Raves

...the stupid South Carolina blue laws. At certain times on Sunday, you can't buy a T-shirt, a pair of shorts, garden tools and many other things, but you can buy tobacco, novelties and souvenirs? A BIG RANT for the news person on Channel...

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Insect repellents are becoming a necessary garden tool

If you haven't done so already, now would be an opportune time to throw some bug dope in with your garden tools. There's still a lot of growing and harvesting to do and it comes when biting insects are at their most annoying -- and most...