Clayton Blog

Although we are still in the heat of summer, if you’ve been in any crafts store recently, then you’re well aware that fall is upon us. (Somehow it’s almost winter too.) Either way, summer is nearly at its end, but that doesn’t mean the lawn work needs to stop.

 

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Most people are well into the gardening season by now, but it’s not too late for you to get started. In today’s Fresh Friday blog, I’m going to give you a few mid-summer gardening ideas and tips!

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Having a manufactured home doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy a pleasant outdoor living area! In fact, it’s easy to design and build a spacious retreat of your very own, even if you’re building your outdoor entertaining area on a budget.

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Spring is here and we are excited to enjoy the warmer weather! Enjoying your home in the spring is more than getting to sit on the porch or crack open the windows. It also means getting outside and trying your hand at some landscaping!

 

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Take our latest quiz to find out which Clayton porch best fits you and your family's lifestyle! Ready to find out which kind of porch is perfect for your outdoor evenings?

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Often used for decoration during the holidays, poinsettias are widely appreciated and adored due to their bright and contrasting seasonal coloring.

 

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A walkway is not only important for providing you with a safe, dry path to your home – it also serves as an invitation to your guests.

 

The better looking your sidewalk is, the more welcoming it is, and with a little maintenance, your walkway will gladly direct and welcome your house guests year round! Here are ideas from the most basic to the most creative styles that you can easily do yourself!

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While most new homeowners are highly focused on finding the perfect furniture, artwork and rugs that will accentuate his/her taste, others have different concerns.

 

What’s the best way to make sure your home stands out from your neighbors’? Spice up the curb appeal and add some funky lawn decorations! And man, I found some really funky lawn ornaments. 

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If you’re thinking of buying a new home, why not receive a starting gift to start an awesome outdoor space too? Clayton’s Made in the Shade deal gets you up to a $4,000 Lowe’s gift card with the purchase of a new Clayton home.*

 

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As the heat of summer comes to a close, so does the season of fresh fruits and veggies. If you’re like me and have grown too much produce to use before it expires, you don’t want to waste it all!

 

We’ve already filled our friends’ houses with the fresh food too. Since you and I don’t want to throw away all our garden efforts, I’ll share my tomato canning guide with you.

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Topics: Lawn and Garden