Have you ever begun a project with the best of intentions, only to find that after much labor (and sometimes much cursing) it’s just not going the direction you want it to go in and you have to abandon it in favor of a completely different approach? We all have. It’s irritating and frustrating, […]
Who should call Texas811 before initiating a digging project? EVERYONE! And, do you know that Texas is the national leader in providing damage prevention notification services? What exactly is Texas811, and who should become a member? Texas811 is a non-profit, member-directed corporation providing utility damage prevention services on behalf of more than 1,400 facility operator members. […]
You may have seen a sign or two in your neighborhood last year announcing “Yard of the Month,” possibly prompted by nominations from good-natured neighbors with keen eyes for gardening. But if you’ve never had the privilege of that special signage sprouting up in your yard, you may be making some common landscaping mistakes. So, […]
By now, you may know that you should call Texas811 before beginning an outdoor home or property improvement project. But according to a recent survey by the Common Ground Alliance (CGA), a organization dedicated to protecting underground utility lines, 48 percent of American homeowners who plan to dig this year for DIY yard projects like […]
You may know the book–this opens with a takeoff on Dr. Seuss. (Not sure if you’d want that in two columns?)
The cities/towns mentioned were all visited by Jim (mentioned on his Facebook page).
I must have hit “submit” by mistake earlier. I am finished now: 3/11, 4:10 p.m.
Not sure how to link to an email on this CMS–can I do that? With another CMS, I can do that. For now, I just listed his email address.