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How To Use a Rooting Hormone Product

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How To Use a Rooting Hormone Product

You're probably thinking, "What the heck is a rooting hormone?" Well, let me tell you. It's a liquid that comes in a little bottle and it helps to speed up the process of rooting plants. The root system is an important part of any plant because it allows for water and nutrients to be taken up by the roots so they can grow strong and healthy. The root system also creates stability throughout your garden or lawn so that there are no weak spots where soil erosion could occur. This is why using a rooting hormone product like Seed Booster...

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Will Watering Dead Grass Bring it Back?

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Will Watering Dead Grass Bring it Back?

It's a common misconception that watering dead grass will bring it back to life. The truth is, when you water dead grass, it can actually make the situation worse. It can cause the roots in the ground to rot and decompose faster than they would if left alone. This can lead to even more problems like mold or fungus growth on your lawn causing damage that will cost money and time to fix.  So next time you're dealing with drought stricken dry brown patches of earth where once there was lush green grass, don't be fooled into thinking this is...

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Anti-Icing with Covington Liquid Ice Melt

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Anti-Icing with Covington Liquid Ice Melt

There is a better solution for the environment than messy, harsh salt pellets and chemicals that are harmful to pets, damage concrete and paved surfaces, and contaminate your soil. Our 100% all natural soil products developed for the large organic farming industry have been proven over the years to revitalize soil by putting nutrients and enzymes back into the soil, not taking them out. We applied this same philosophy in the development of Covington Liquid Ice Melt for consumers. Highway departments, metro road crews and airports learned that over time the heavy application of pellets and chemicals caused serious damage to road and paved...

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How To Spray Paint Your Grass Green

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How To Spray Paint Your Grass Green

What do you get when you mix green paint with grass? You get a lawn that's the envy of every neighbor on the block. This is easier than it sounds; with just two ingredients, you can create this stunning effect in your own backyard. With some creativity and patience, your yard will be the talk of any party or barbecue! Follow these simple steps to turn heads like never before. What is Grass Paint? Have you ever thought about how to get green grass all year round? Even in the pesky drought months, or in the dead of winter? Do...

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How To Melt Ice on Driveways, Sidewalks, and Entryways

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How To Melt Ice on Driveways, Sidewalks, and Entryways

If you're looking for a way to melt the ice on your driveway, sidewalk, and entryway this winter season without spending all day outside with a shovel or using salt that can harm plants and get tracked into your home, we've got just the thing.  We'll show you how to use  Covington’s Liquid Ice Melt. It's an inexpensive alternative so you can spend less time outdoors and more time doing what matters most: hanging out with friends and family. How Does Salt Melt Ice? Have you ever wondered why you put salt on ice to melt it away? One of...

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