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Is your family more important than your yard? Do you want to have a beautiful healthy landscape? Landscape designer and yard productivity coach Ben Hale will help you reduce work and increase curb appeal so you can create a positive change in your life.

Is your family more important than your yard? Do you want to have a beautiful healthy landscape? Landscape designer and yard productivity coach Ben Hale will help you reduce work and increase curb appeal so you can create a positive change in your life.
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United States

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Is your family more important than your yard? Do you want to have a beautiful healthy landscape? Landscape designer and yard productivity coach Ben Hale will help you reduce work and increase curb appeal so you can create a positive change in your life.

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English


Episodes

ELY 041 – Avoiding Overwhelm with DIY Landscaping

11/14/2018
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Avoid Overwhelm with DIY Landscaping - Show Notes How to avoid overwhelm with DIY landscaping Today’s links: ely.how/episode41 How to view your yard like a pro Today’s Plant: Allium ‘Millenium’ What course do you want about landscaping? Free Stuff at ELY.how/free! Get 1-1 help with Ben Ask a question Find me on Facebook, [...]

Duration:00:26:45

ELY 040 – DIY Landscaping at our house

11/7/2018
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DIY Landscaping Update at the Hale House - Show Notes What’s going on with the Hale's DIY Landscaping Today’s links: ely.how/episode40 How to view your yard like a pro Free Stuff at ELY.how/free! Get 1-1 help with Ben Ask a question Find me on Facebook, Twitter, or Pinterest DIY Landscaping Update outline Shift [...]

Duration:00:42:52

ELY 039 – What to do in your yard each season?

10/31/2018
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What to do in your yard each season - Show Notes Today’s links: ely.how/episode39 Fall Maintenance Tips The Twice a Year Garden How to save 27 hours of work How to save time mowing your lawn Today’s Plant: Juniper ‘Compressa’ Free Stuff at ELY.how/free! Get 1-1 help with Ben Ask a question Find [...]

Duration:00:31:06

ELY 038 – Get more time with your family today!

10/24/2018
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Spending more time together as a family - Show Notes How to get more time for your family today Today’s links: ely.how/episode38 Living with purpose and passion What my Grandma taught me about our time here How to Train a Train Consultation special: Use code fall2018 at checkout! Today’s Plant: Hen & Chicks (Hen-widdies, [...]

Duration:00:33:36

ELY 037 – Outdoor Fall Activities for Kids

10/17/2018
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Outdoor fall activities for kids - Show Notes Today’s links: ely.how/episode37 Save 20% to Consult with Ben! Now through Oct 31, 2018. Use code fall2018 The best time savers for easy landscaping Backyard Ideas for Kids Today’s Plant: Ninebark Free Stuff at ELY.how/free! Ask a question Need Help? Consult with Ben! Facebook Twitter [...]

Duration:00:34:54

ELY 036 – Fall Maintenance Tips

10/10/2018
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Show Notes Fall Maintenance Tips Today’s links: ely.how/episode36 Save 20% to Consult with Ben! Now through Oct 31, 2018. Use code fall2018 Healthy low maintenance lawn care Easy lawn care time savers Why compost is awesome Free Easy Plants List at ELY.how/free! Today’s Plant: Red Maple Ask a question Facebook Twitter Leaf removal [...]

Duration:00:42:29

Easy DIY Fall Decor

10/3/2018
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Easy DIY Fall Decor Outdoor Fall Decor really can be easy. We cover DIY Fall Decor that is super simple, fun for the whole family, and creates cherished memories. Today’s links: ely.how/episode35 Pinterest: Fall Decoration Ideas Pinterest: Awesome fall grasses Prairie Dropseed Little Bluestem Pink Muhly Grass, Muhly Grass ‘Autumn Embers’ Sedges Today’s [...]

Duration:00:39:14

ELY 034 – Easy Container Gardening

9/26/2018
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Show Notes Do you love outdoor planters but hate having to take care of them? Use these container gardening tips to find the right plants and easy beauty. Today’s links: ely.how/episode34 Self watering planter how to video Pinterest – Planter ideas TruDrop Self watering planter Today’s Plant: Christmas Fern Free Stuff at ELY.how/free! [...]

Duration:00:39:20

ELY 033 – Front Yard Curb Appeal Ideas

9/19/2018
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Easy front yard curb appeal ideas Today’s links: ely.how/episode33 ELY 028 - Garden Edging Made Easy Easy Curb Appeal ideas on Pinterest ELY 024 – Front Yard Landscaping Ideas Free Stuff at ELY.how/free! Today's Plant - Goldenrod Ask a question Need Help? Consult with Ben! How to spruce up your front entry Curb [...]

Duration:00:57:08

ELY 032 – Living a Meaningful Life

9/12/2018
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Today, we refocus on what is really important and remember to live with purpose. Show Notes Remembering Angie - my grandmother We don’t control how much time we have. We can control what we do with that precious time. What is your legacy? Today’s links: ely.how/episode32 ELY 030 – Living with purpose and [...]

Duration:00:12:04

ELY 031 – Front Yard Vegetables

9/5/2018
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Front Yard Gardening that your neighbors will love - Show Notes Today, we talk about Front Yard Vegetable Gardening. Do you live in an HOA where you're not allowed to have a vegetable garden? Perhaps you have pets that would trample your vegetables in the backyard. Or maybe a spouse that doesn't want a [...]

Duration:00:36:12

ELY 030 – Living a purpose driven life

8/29/2018
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Living with a purpose driven life - Show Notes Today, we talk about living with passion and having a purpose driven life Yes, I was bummed yesterday Case of Mondays Tendency to complexity My beliefs What we do matters having a purpose driven life is important Easy Living Yards purpose: 10% for people and [...]

Duration:00:30:21

ELY 029 – Best Landscape Trees 2018 Edition

8/22/2018
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Best Landscape Trees - Show Notes Today, we talk about my favorite landscape trees across the US Let's jump right in! Red Maple – Acer rubrum 40-60’ tall, 30-50’ wide Zones 3-9 Full sun to part shade Medium to wet soils Majestic form Bright fall color Red Orange Yellow Early spring flower buds [...]

Duration:00:53:02

ELY 028 – Garden Edging made Easy

8/15/2018
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Lawn Edging and Garden Edging Ideas - Show Notes Today, we talk about lawn edging and garden edging Ideas Benefits of garden edging Reduces maintenance Weeding Trimming Design Provides clean lines Clear borders benefit many designs Metal edging Benefits Durable Low visibility Cautions Steel can rust – may be appealing if thick steel Steel [...]

Duration:00:28:22

ELY 027 – Backyard Ideas for Kids

8/8/2018
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Show Notes Today's episode we chat about what makes the backyard fun for kids! What does a kid love about the backyard? Creating rooms Ambience Escape Imagination Backyard fun: Creating space your kids want A space to call their own Outdoor playhouse Makes a fun space for imagination Able to get dirty Able [...]

Duration:00:51:27

ELY 026 – Low Maintenance Landscaping Ideas

8/1/2018
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Show Notes: Low Maintenance Landscaping Ideas Take action in your yard with these low maintenance landscaping ideas! If you want easy landscaping and more time, use these simple landscaping ideas to transform your yard and life! Yes, it really makes a difference! Low maintenance landscaping can help you save time and enjoy more [...]

Duration:00:28:38

ELY 025 – Backyard Landscaping Ideas

7/25/2018
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Show Notes: Backyard Landscaping Ideas Today, learn how to create easy landscaping in your backyard with these backyard landscaping ideas! Create a backyard with fun for everyone - playspaces, relaxation, and entertainment! These easy landscaping ideas offer low maintenance landscaping that improve your lifestyle by saving time and increasing enjoyment in your yard! [...]

Duration:00:37:23

ELY 024 – Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

7/18/2018
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Show Notes: Easy Front Yard Landscaping Ideas Today, you find easy front yard landscaping ideas to make your front yard pop! Learn the primary focus areas that make the greatest impact on your front yard. Goal with most front yards Curb Appeal Welcoming Easy Property edge Mailbox Driveway Frame property edge Visual interest [...]

Duration:00:41:08

ELY 023 – Easy Plants for Low Maintenance Landscaping

7/11/2018
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Find easy plants for easy landscaping Today, you'll learn how to find the best plants for low maintenance landscaping. If you're looking to have easy landscaping in your yard, these tips will help you find the right low maintenance plants for your yard. Show Notes: Low Maintenance Landscaping Plants These tools find the right [...]

Duration:00:41:56

ELY 022-I got busted! Property maintenance violations and what to do

7/4/2018
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Show Notes Today, you get to learn about how I got BUSTED! Getting a property maintenance violation can be frustrating when you are trying to convert to low maintenance landscaping. Here's what to do. Our story Violations can be emotional and stressful Frustrating Infuriating Embarrassing Difficult Want to retaliate How to deal with [...]

Duration:00:25:38