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A lot can go wrong over the winter when tools aren't properly winterized. To avoid all that stress, use our tips that will have you happy when everything gets pulled out again in spring!
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Don't let cabin fever bring you down this winter! Why stay cooped up inside when there's so much to do out in the snow? Bundle up, pack some hot chocolate, and go have some fun!
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Just because it's cold out doesn't mean the work stops -- make sure to remember these winter tasks to keep up with your property.
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Have fun with the harvest by turning seasonal bounty into family- and bird-friendly project.
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Here are a few favorite porches from our readers. Share your photos by clicking on the "Photos" tab on the blue rail above!
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Galvanized steel has a protective zinc coating to prevent rust from getting a foothold
From farm equipment, to bridges, to trash cans, anything made with galvanized steel is going to last a long time without succumbing to rust. Joe Langemeier is the national sales director for AZZ...
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Add some interest to your landscape with a pavilion.
Building a garden pavilion provides a versatile addition to your landscape. Gatherings with friends and family, weddings, and outdoor dining are just a few of the possibilities. Kevin Boyle is a...
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Our readers love to share their places in the country!
Do you think your place in the country is beautiful? Here are submissions from several years of Beautiful Places contests at Living the Country Life: Beautiful Places 1 Beautiful Places 2...
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Tuck some air-activated warmers into your clothing to keep you toasty.
Radio interview source: Dan Tkachuk, Sales Manager, Grabber Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below Hands and feet are usually the first to feel the cold when you're outside, but...
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Keep the heat out of the kitchen, and enjoy the backyard while cooking dinner!

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