Home » Tag Archives: gardening

Tag Archives: gardening

Light, Bright and Smart: Lawn, Garden and Outdoor Living Trends for 2021

outdoor trends

While the pandemic has caused major disruptions, it’s also led to a boom in the lawn and garden industry, as consumers turned to outdoor spaces as places of sanctuary and spent money meant for travel and other activities on their …

Read More »

Products to Get Kids Excited About Gardening

Child Gardening with Grandmother

Adults already know the many benefits of gardening activities, from exercise and connections with nature to participation and control over food sources. But what some adults may not know is the additional benefits to children that time spent in the …

Read More »

Victory Gardens for the New Era

A woman and her grandson gardening

This year homeowners and DIYers have experienced a wide range of public issues that have shaken consumer confidence and have changed consumer buying habits. Due in part to the concerns from the coronavirus pandemic, consumers have become aware in times …

Read More »

DIY Landscaping Projects Take Root

DIY landscaping

The Home Improvement Research Institute (HIRI) recently collected data regarding what motivates home improvement customers to tackle gardening and landscaping projects. Their data can help you strategize your inventory to best meet these customers’ needs before spring weather returns to …

Read More »

Stock These Plants to Serve Customers Who Want Low-Maintenance Options

Check out this list of must-have plants that will round out the wish lists of your customers who want to spend a little less time in the soil. In addition to this list, be sure to consult with your local …

Read More »

Achieving a Low-Maintenance Lawn and Garden

Lawn and Garden

To get additional insights into the customers who are seeking low-maintenance lawn and garden options and how to serve them, Hardware Retailing spoke to three retailers who operate extensive garden centers as part of their home improvement businesses. American yards …

Read More »

Help Customers With These Memorial Day Projects

Memorial Day isn’t just a day of remembrance and the unofficial start of the summer. It’s a well-known weekend for outdoor events, IndyCar’s Indianapolis 500 and, most importantly to independent retailers, home projects. Whether it’s sprucing up an entertainment space …

Read More »

Spoga+Gafa 2018 Presents the Latest Trends in Gardening and Outdoor Living

spoga+gafa 2018

Visitors to spoga+gafa 2018 in Cologne, Germany, will preview the newest innovations in green and outdoor living products at the world’s largest garden trade show. Spoga+gafa 2018 is scheduled for Sept. 2-4 and will cover about 2.5 million square feet …

Read More »