Bigger Green Bloomington, IN Landscaping and Design http://biggergreen.com Greening our world Sat, 24 Mar 2018 17:07:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8.9 Spring has finally come to the Midwest. /spring-has-finally-come-to-the-midwest/ Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:14:06 +0000 /?p=76 The life giving rains swelling the rivers and streams of the Midwest are creating a wet start to the growing season. While this may make a home-owner’s Spring watering schedule easier, it also creates new hazards in the garden: standing water. Now is the time to check your property for plastic garbage and containers that can collect rain … Continue reading Spring has finally come to the Midwest.

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Now is the time to check your property for plastic garbage and containers that can collect rain water, thus creating a perfect breeding ground for MOSQUITOES! Shady and low lying areas of the yard that collect runoff near a home can also be a perfect place for mosquitoes to lay eggs.

 

 

RAIN GARDENS and other water diversion and retention systems can create an elegant alternative for storm water run-off.      WaveRiderElSal

RAIN BARRELS that collect water directly from gutter downspouts are a fantastic way to both save water & use a renewable resource. This system reduces stormwater discharge from your property. This helps keep our streams, rivers and oceans cleaner and healthier!

 

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It’s Springtime at Bigger Green Gardens /hello-world/ /hello-world/#respond Tue, 17 Mar 2015 00:35:49 +0000 /?p=1 We’ve been getting dirty and broken ground and made our mission statement, and played musical chairs with our org chart and finally, we’re ready to present…  

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We’ve been getting dirty and broken ground and made our mission statement, and played musical chairs with our org chart and finally, we’re ready to present…

 

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