Category Archives: Composting

April is National Garden Month

It’s April – which means its officially National Garden Month! This month, created to raise awareness about the many benefits of gardening, has been celebrated in some capacity since 1986. The celebration features educational activities, public events, government proclamations, and … Continue reading

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How To Plant A Garden

Gardening season is in full swing! If you’re interested in starting a garden but you’ve never planted one before, the following guide is a great place to start. First things first, gardening does take a little bit of planning. Consider … Continue reading

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Composting 101: It’s a dirty job, but the environment (and your yard) will thank you!

At the Home Energy Store, we’re all about maintaining a sustainable outdoor space. One of the best ways to do that is through composting. So what exactly is composting? Composting decreases the amount of waste sent to landfills and creates … Continue reading

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Spring Into Sustainable Gardening!

Spring has officially begun, and for us that means finally getting outside in our gardens. This spring we are focusing on sustainable gardening. A sustainable garden is one that supports the local ecosystem and spurns chemical intervention. It’s about reducing … Continue reading

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Spring Means Time To Garden

Home Energy Store added an outdoor patio area to expand our sustainable gardening line.  We will continue to carry The Happy Gardner line of organic gardening products.  In addition to a continued emphasis on rain water collection and birding, we are … Continue reading

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