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    NEW BED!!! The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

    Frugal Family Times: How to Make a Weed-free Brick Driveway (that Stays that way!) - great for patios too.

    no-dig flower bed - I've been using newspaper under my mulch for a couple years now, to deter weed growth! Cheap and works!

    Wish I would have know this trick over 4 years ago. It would have saved countless hours of taking sod out & would have produced healthy soil also! Put cardboard & compost over grass in fall & by spring... you have healthy beds to plant in!

    The most obvious weed killer and preventer ever.

    Remember for Spring ~ Add 2 tablespoons of Epsom salt to a gallon of water and spray your lawn for a lusher, greener lawn. Epsom salt is loaded with magnesium!

    How to remove a stump in 2-3 days instead of 2-3 years.

    Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. use baking soda around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. Do this twice a year spring and fall. @ Do It Yourself Pins

    Keep the playroom outdoors and the quiet indoors with this custom-made, built-on-site playhouse! #rosenberryrooms

    Create a Neat Border Edge with Recycled Rubber Mulch Long-lasting, scatter-proof mulch edging always looks crisp and neat Use around flowerbeds and walkways Suppresses weeds better than bark mulch and lasts for years

    Fired Up - Gardener says she fills her raised beds with 3-4" of paper shred, then quickly burns it to kill the weeds. She said it did not leave a mark on the wood. I would top with cardboard afterwards for extra weed protection,

    6-step process for Back to Eden gardening. No watering. No weeds.

    Who knew? Boiling water kills grass & weeds. Great for sidewalks & pavers.

    You put in your zip code, and it tells you what plants you should be planting now. You can even look ahead a few months to plan out your garden! Can't wait to try it!

    how to pour a concrete curb in your garden Keeps weeds out of perennial beds and herbaceous borders Can be creative like with the stepping stones

    How to stop weeds from growing in you flower beds and landscaping with only newspaper and water

    Homestead Survival: The Easiest Way to Get Rid of Weeds Without Harsh, Synthetic Chemicals

    Fun Garden bed with newspapers to control the weeds.

    Newspaper Mulching

    I so need to try this. Put a diaper in the bottom of your planters. Someone else said, "The trick to amazing potted plants - diapers.