My home has been invaded with tiny black ants! They’re everywhere in the kitchen — and I can’t get rid of them quickly enough! Here’s the best solution I found for getting rid of house ants without poisoning my kids or pets in the process. It’s called Terro liquid ant bait. The active ingredient is Borax — which is a natural way to get rid of ants.
landscaping & gardening
If you are looking for fun things to do during spring, Brentwood has lots of fun places to get outside in this beautiful spring weather!
From canoeing the Harpeth to buying spring plants to hiking Brentwood’s greenway trails, we have links to detailed information on all these spring activities and more!
Looking for fun gardening things to do?
See why this 1887 oil painting strikes a chord with so many Tennessee gardeners–and where you can see pioneer tools and art at the downtown Tennessee State Museum.
This free museum is one of the most fun things to do in downtown Nashville.
Wondering what happened to that single store Walmart on Nolensville Road in Brentwood, TN? It’s been demolished. Now there’s a new Lowe’s Home Improvement store being built in the same spot. Since there’s another Lowe’s on Nolensville Rd. in South Nashville, this location is likely to be dubbed the Brentwood Lowe’s, just like the Brentwood Walmart down the street. Of course, Cool Springs has both Lowe’s and Home Depot.
Looking for fun things to do in Williamson County? Don’t forget the Ag Expo Center just off I-65. I had never ventured to this air-conditioned auditorium until last week’s craft fair, and I was truly impressed.
Now you have it — the name and contact information for the tree trimmers who pruned our Bradford Pear trees in Brentwood, TN.
If you love gardening, you’ll love seeing what Master Gardeners and garden experts plant. Here are a few spots near Brentwood where you can make your own Nashville garden tour.
I hope I can convince you to visit one of best free things to do in Nashville! The Ellington Agricultural Center is a historic estate now owned by the state. You can tour demonstration gardens, take a nature hike, peek into log cabins and study heirloom vegetables and antique farming equipment at the Tennessee Agricultural Museum.
Fed up with Bradford pear tree problems? Go wild with native Tennessee trees instead! Here is a wealth of information about choosing trees and plants native to our Tennessee landscape. Williamson County has 3 native plant nurseries in Fairview, TN.
Has your lawn mower or string trimmer broken–again? Here’s the information you need to get it fixed in Brentwood!
Were your bedding plants burned by April’s Dogwood Winter? Here’s a working list of garden centers convenient to Brentwood, TN. I’m on the hunt for fresh impatiens and I won’t stop until I get some!
Here is the conclusion to Abby’s Bradford pear tree trimming experience. She was thrilled with the results of her newly shaped Bradford pears.
See the dramatic before-and-after photos of a Brentwood Bradford pear trimming. I wonder if topping her trees was the right thing to do.
Warmer weather is finally here so it’s time to start thinking about our gardening plans for the coming season. I usually get over-excited and put some flowers in on the first warm day… only to find that they weren’t quite…