Hollyhock – Althaea: sowing, planting, growing and caring

With its two to three meters high, the hollyhock (Alcea rosea) or Althaea works wonders in…

Putting a swimming pool back into service after wintering: 10 essential steps

Swimming season is just around the corner and for the happy, happy pool owner that you…

Expansion joint, what is it for, when and how to use it?

We have all noticed magnificent terraces coated at great expense, carefully chosen expensive tiles or even…

7 tips for cleaning and maintaining your kitchen worktop

You prepare your vegetables there by peeling and cutting them, you cut your meat there, you…

Designing a house entrance driveway: 8 mistakes not to make

You are going to create an alley and you know that in this case there are…

Charcoal gray, for which room? What color associations?

Think charcoal gray will make your rooms look dark and boring? Yet it is a staple…

10 bedding plants that (almost) do without watering

You can enjoy the exuberance of many bedding plants without spending the time pipe in hand.…

Scarifying your lawn to make it more beautiful: why, when, how?

The use of a scarifier is absolutely essential for beautify a lawn because that’s how we…

How to get beige in paint? What mix of colors?

Are you about to mix paint to get beige? This is never very easy because the…

Baroque style bedroom: 7 decorating ideas to put in place

The elaborate and intricate Baroque style and decoration gained momentum in the 17th century, in part…