10 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

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Michele Miao on Jul 31, 2007 at 4:10PM

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10 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

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In the Garden

Prepare the lawn or garden for falling temperatures. Remove weeds, seed and fertilize the lawn and plant any spring-blooming bulbs. In areas where the ground freezes, consider mulching flower beds. The mulch will protect plants when the weather gets cold. Container gardens also should be moved indoors or protected from falling temperatures with a burlap wrap.

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