4 Organic Fertilizers to Use in Your Garden

June 12, 2011 at 3:36 pm

If you have a passion for gardening then you are probably already aware of the fact that some of the most popular and common fertilizers are not only harmful for your garden and lawn, but harmful to you as well. This is because many commercial fertilizers contain toxic metals such as mercury, lead, cadmium and much more. Synthetic fertilizers may be cheap and easy to use, but studies have shown that they can endanger the lives of fish and amphibians, and can even pollute the surrounding rivers and lakes in your area if you’re not careful. Furthermore, because these types of fertilizers are best for feeding plants but not soil, it may even cause a gradual decrease in the organic matter of your soil, which could make your soil more prone to insects or disease infestations. If you’re tired of relying on commercial fertilizers that can be damaging to both [...]

Wool Area Rug – The Why What and How

June 7, 2011 at 6:21 am

Though the modern household is generally furnished with an endless list of items that weren’t even invented fifty years ago, there are some furnishings that have very much stood the test of time. Wool area rugs are the perfect example of this. Though invented generations ago, they are still the perfect addition to the modern home. Nothing livens up a dull and drab room quite like an exotic and extravagantly colored wool area rug. And though it is within drab rooms that the greatest effect can be made, just about any room can be improved by the correct choice of woolen rug. I will now outline just why this is the case as well as just how to best decorate with these beautiful household items. Why Wool Area Rugs Are Luxury Items In historical cultures, wool area rugs were a form of currency and this is a pretty clear validation [...]

Zero Gravity Recliner Chair – Our Recommendation

June 2, 2011 at 11:37 am

Zero gravity recliner chairs are the very definition of sitting comfortably as they have been designed to relieve all of the pressures that standing in an upright position exerts upon our bodies. As many people have never even heard of these nifty inventions, I will start by outlining just what they are before explaining the advantages that they offer and recommending my favorite chair. A Chair Designed By NASA? Yes, shockingly enough the design for zero gravity recliner chairs did indeed originate in NASA. Basically when astronauts take off for destinations unknown, they are seated with their feet higher than their hearts. This “zero gravity” position greatly reduces the amount of force that is then exerted on their spine when they travel at the crazy speeds of their rocket. It turns out that this position is not only beneficial to astronauts but to those that just want to put their [...]