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Spring lawn care

As we fast approach spring, it’s time to turn your attention to your current lawn. Regular maintenance is the best way to approach a lawn and may mean less renovation is needed later on, however, it’s never too late to start, and as lawns do not grow much over winter, now is the crucial time…

Snake substrates

Snakes can make really good pets as long as you choose one that suits your experience level. You snake needs a secure, adequately sized cage, that must close with a proper lid. As well as this, you need to choose a type of bedding for your snake too. There are several different types of substrate…

Choosing a cat litter

Cats will have their own preferences when it comes to their cat litter – which could be down to how sensitive it feels on their paws or from habits formed from when they were kittens. If you do not use the litter that your cat feels comfortable with, you run the risk that they will…

Mobility Matters

Myhills would like to remind dog owners about their pet’s mobility. Like humans, most animals feel the ageing process. There are obvious signs that present themselves when a dog becomes uncomfortable. Canine joint issues are only worsened by winter, so we will tell you why this is and what to look out for. Unfortunately, many…

Toolbox Essentials

A well-equipped toolbox is essential for completing jobs around the home—everything from hanging a picture frame to putting together furniture or doing major home improvements, we at Myhills know the score. Here are the tools everyone should own, from the most minimalist toolbox to a kit for the experienced DIYer. First, let’s talk about how you’re…

Fish tank maintenance

At Myhills, we understand that to ensure your fish stay healthy, it’s vital that you keep the conditions of your tank optimal by regular maintenance. This routine upkeep and cleaning maintain the delicate eco system in your tank. Water in your aquarium can easily become harmful to your fish if it is not maintained correctly….

Choosing the right toy for your cat

Here at Myhills, we understand how daunting it can be standing in the toy aisle trying to choose something you think your cat will enjoy. All toys claim to be a perfect addition to your cat’s toy box, so how do you decide which to go for? So often, toys are left at the bottom…

Timely Tips for January

January is a time for fresh starts, renewed energy, and organisation for the year ahead. Jobs in the garden this month are mostly about keeping things tidy, and getting ready for spring. If you’re itching to get growing, there are a few things you can do besides the obvious planting bare root roses, chitting first…

Preparing your garden for spring

Although we are in the middle of winter, it’s never too early to think about preparing your garden for spring. Suddenly it will be nearing March, and you will be frantically seed sowing and nurturing your garden out of hibernation. Make use of these quieter winter months to get ahead in your spring garden. Order…

Storing Summer Harvest

Here at Myhills, we know how satisfying it is to be able to eat food from your garden amidst a cold, snowy winter. There is an abundance of summer-grown crops that can be stored with ease to nourish you and your family until the next growing season. Here are some things to keep in mind:…