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Feature Home: 1940 Lazy Meadow Lane • Prescott • $499,900

Call 480-399-8626 for a Private Showing.

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Watering during a drought begins with setting priorities

Homeowners know that irrigation is a necessary but never-ending task for gardens and the overall landscape.

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It’s fire season! Do you have a go-bag in your car or home?

How to prepare your home’s emergency kit

Heather Kretzer, a health consultant for the Florida Department of Health in Panama City, lives near the water.

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‘Sir Mix-A-Lot’s House Remix’ on DIY Network

Anthony Ray, better known as the Grammy- award winning rap artist Sir Mix-A-Lot, promises that he will not lie when he wows fans with his home renovation skills in DIY Network’s Sir Mix-A-Lot’s House Remix, premiering Saturday, June 30.

Ask the Contractor: Asbestos ceilings? Who you gonna call?

This past week a call came in from a local Realtor who inquired about “popcorn” ceilings.

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Landscapers who rely on immigrant laborers anxious over sting

Already facing a severe labor shortage, landscaping businesses that can’t keep up with booming demand for backyard patios and fire pits worry that an immigration raid that rounded up over 100 people last week will make it even tougher to persuade Congress to allow more foreign workers into America for seasonal jobs.

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Ask A Designer: 3 pros discuss creating an outdoor room

Designers often talk about the perfect “outdoor living room” — a deck or patio that combines the comfort and style of indoor decorating with the pleasure of relaxing outside.

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A little planning makes watering much easier, more efficient

In many regions, sufficient rain falls throughout the growing season that you can pretty much forget about watering except to get newly planted transplants established.

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Recognizing and addressing leaf spot

Homeowners who take pride in their properties may be alarmed to notice seemingly spotted leaves on their trees.

Saturday morning gardening classes this month

Watters Garden Center — 1815 Iron Springs Road, Prescott — holds garden classes at no charge to participants beginning at 9:30 a.m. every Saturday. Each session lasts approximately an hour.

September 2017 Garden of the Month

Alta Vista Garden Club selected the garden of Don and Linda Hall as its September 2017 Garden of the Month.