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Do chinese money trees really grow real money?
Our neighbour has a large holly tree which attracts loads of flies(like bluebottles) making it impossible for us to sit outside on a sunny day. Have tried spraying leaves with garlic which stops them for a little bit but back they come. Any one got any ideas please, can here them buzzing away as I write this!!
How do I find out about if there is any money that will come back to me at sale of property?
I have a rubber tree I've had it almost ten years.I decided to put it outside this winter because its about six ft tall. Ihad plastic around it ,but it still got cold all the leaves are brown.Is there anyway to cut back and save it.Please help Thank you,ann
ok so yesterday I was in art class and my friend accidentally marked my white shirt with a red and a black sharpie. will bleach get it out? if not, will anything? what a waste of $30 =P xo KC
ok. my room is small. it has a eggshell wallcolor and a..like.. whiteISH carpet that is kinda grey at the same time.. cant explaine that.. but it has white trim. my furniture is mixed colors. I am on a low budget and I CANT paint the walls so DONT SAY IT! what should I do to make it teen-ish and.. I want it ... well I need to make a vanity because I have TONS of hair products and a lot of clothes. so what do I do?
Is it really possible to have a pimple on your lip and whats the difference between it and a cold sore...
I lost my house... where did it go?
How to make corn bags?
What do you usually do with your gingerbread house after Christmas? Do you eat it or throw it away? Does it get half-eaten then somehow collapses and one day it's ... GONE? My daughter made a lovely one for this past Christmas and no-one will let me throw it out, and no-one wants to eat it! I've cleared away all the Christmas stuff and there it sits, reminding us of how many shopping days there are till the next Consumerfest of Christmas. Ev...
My small bathroom is completely unpleasant to walk into. The landlord won't allow me to paint, but I decided I was going to do anything it takes to make that nasty room shine and be usable again. What are some good ideas for decorating a bathroom?
What can happen? I was using bleach on a shirt I had,and my hands were drenched in bleach.. It had dried on my hands,and I put my finger in my mouth not thinking. Am I okay,or is that dangerous?
We have a money tree that we saved from my Mom's funeral in April of 2006. We put in a bigger pot because it is nearly 5 ft tall including the highest leaves. It did really well until this winter. Since before Christmas it started to lose leaves and now drops 5 to 10 leaves a day and if you touch itmany more leaves fall It is starting to look very barren. Thanks for any help you can give.. Gene from Kentucky
Back in May, 1 of my friends wrote on my green Jansport backpack in black Sharpie. The high school I'm going to has a strict dress code and we can't have anything on our backpacks. Is there any way I can get it off without ruining the bag
My money tree took a hit in the recent cold snap but it looks like I could cut the dead parts of the branches off. Can it be saved this way? All the leaves have turned brown and are ready to fall off but there is still some live green branches below the bitten ones. My daughter gave the tree to me 7 years ago and i would like to save it if I can. Any help would be much appreciated.
When I water my plants from above (as opposed to underneath directly on the soil) I find large white spots on the petals. Is this normal? Should I avoid it? Is it bad for the plants? Thanks for any input. Rae
How much does it cost to build an apartment complex in Ga on 17.5 acres?
What color paint goes good with red carpet ?
I've recently purchased this cactus looking plant. Anyone happen to know exactly the name of this cactus? I'm searching it now, but there's so many different types of cactus to go through, I was hoping someone on here might know and be able to tell me, and save me some search time. ;) Http://images.funadvice.com/photo/image/53661/ofelia.jpg
Does a rubber tree plant have and ordor? I was given a plant from a dear friend of mine and I swear it smells of cat urine. And no I dont have any cats indoor or outdoors
I woke up this morning and somehow my air conditioning had magically dropped to 65 ha not fun considering it's usually kept at about 78.
Im 17 with all sorts of skills, im looking to build a log cabin/ shed. I dont want it to big or complicated im a simplist, and I would like to be refeered to a good book or website that could help me. Becuse I wanna do it right. And any advice would be great to. Thanks and I dont plan on starting till spring and I live in ct.
How much will an addition cost on my house?
Do money trees like coffee grounds. I don't know whether they are plants that like acidic soil or not.
Recently, my wife & I bought a "money tree" - one of those Chinese plants that is supposed to bring you good luck. Unfortunately, I'm terrible with plants, an frequently end up losing the poor things soon after we buy them. So, does anybody have any tips for taking care of a money tree? It's a fairly big one, and very pretty, but the leaves have been drooping & looking very crinkly. I'm worried it's not doing well, and I'd really like to keep...
I was looking to grow tomato plant in my garden and wanted to know if I take my container inside my house in winter is tomato plant a annual or perennial? Does it give fruit only in summer?
How do I get rid of mold stains on clothing?
I'm a bit of a dunce on the whole topic of personal finance, but hoping that later this year when the real estate market cools off a bit more that I can finally start shopping for a house. Is it true that you can withdrawl from your 401k for a house, or a down payment?
my rubber tree plant is growing like a weed all of a sudden but the trunk seems to to be to weak to support it it upright. i have staked and tied it up is there anything else i can do? tom
I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW WHAT I CAN DO TO BRING MY PLANT BACK TO LIFE? IT WAS LEFT OUTSIDE IN FREEZING TEMPS AND NOW THE LEAVES ARE LIMP. IS THERE SOMETHING I CAN BUY TO BRING IT BACK TO LIFE?
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how to care for a rubber tree
I recently purchased 1 small indian rubber tree and 2 regular rubber trees I originally bought them for a terrarium but they wer'nt doing so hot I was wondering what I was doing wrong I thought it might be the light because the terrarium has a back ground on it can you tell me what is wrong with them or me
can a rubber tree be planted outside?
Remember the TV sets that were encased in a big decorative wooden thing? Was there a name for them or something? What were they called/referred to as?
Do plants grow faster with or without music?
I have bugs where my pots and pans are. They are brown, and they dont fly, they may walk or mights have tiny legs like a catipilar. They are brown (Medium colour brown) and long (kind of fat in the middle) and they are scaley and have short fuzzy hairs. I took all the pots and pans out and wiped down the cupboards with Lysol, but they obviously came back, the one I found it my pot the other day was even bigger :( I was looking online and it m...
I have a money tree that I have had for a little over a month and half. recently I have noticed some of the leaves have turned yellow and are drooping. what do I do? I know that I am not supposed to over water it, I typically wait until the soil is completely dried out. Should I re pot it? The tree is about a foot tall in a pot that is about 5 inches wide and deep. Please please help, I really like this plant and want to keep it alive!
Ok so I have a middle sized bedroom. I have a desk ,mirror,chest of drawers ,a locker ,shelf, closet and double bed but I have no idea how to put everything to make my room look bigger.
What do you call a homeless snail?
I am painting my room and I need to buy some supplies. It is a rental so I don't want high end. Which store is cheaper to get supplies Walmart or Home Depot?
Ok so I have a north face backpack and it's really dirty can I just wash it like with clothes or do I wash it by itself? Or do I have to hand wash it? It's black I don't have to bleach it or anything
how do you get oil stains out of ugg boots?
I've been planting avocado seeds in the house because i've read that it soundn't be in direct sunlight till it has grown a stem but i have also read that the seed should always have direct sunlight. which one is true.
OK SO I AM GETTING NEW BEDROOM FURNITURE FOR MY ROOM AND IT IS SMALL..8.5 FEET BY 8.5 FEET. AND I RLLY WANNA GET A FULL SIZE BED BUT MY MOM SAYS IT WONT FIT..I AM PLANING TO GET A NARROW/TALL DRESSER AND A FULL SIZE BED BUT IDK IF IT WOULD BE TOO CRAMPED..THIS IS HARD BUT I WILL TRY TO EXPLAIN THE WAY MY ROOM LOOKS. SO IF YOU WALK IN THE DOOR THERE IS A WINDOW ON THE OPPISIDE WALL AND DIAGONAL FROM THE DOOR..THE WALL ON THE LEFT OF THE DOOR TH...
How to replace bathtub drain?
How to hang a swag curtain?
My room is so stuffy! I keep the windows cracked alomost always, and the air conditioner is always on but its so stuffy in my room. will opening the windows and letting it air out help?
After Christmas, what care is given a poinsettia, after the leaves have fallen off? Barbara
My money tree is getting too big for the conservatory. can I cut it back, how and when?
How to do a hair silkener at home?
can a person with a felonies on his backgroung have a career in real estate?
I have a ficus tree for over ten years and I decide to put it out side during the summer and fall month. We before I brought it back in the house several nights cold/or frost caused damage. Can this tree be saved? Most of the leaves are brown, the soil is cold. What's some of the steps I can do to restore this ficus tree? Please advice.
once an iron on patch has been removed, can you re-iron it on?
My 10 year old daughter wants to re-arrange her 8X8 bedroom so she can get a desk, However she has a 6' 5" twin bed, 2' bookcase, and a 3' 9"dresser. She wants to make her room seem larger and much more roomy. She only has 3 useable walls 1@ 10' and 1 @ 8' and 1 @ 8'. Please help
how tall will money trees get?..how much do I water it..and how much sunlight does it get
Does anyone know the most haunted place in pa?
I have a money tree that has large white spots in several leaves does anyone know what I can do to resolve this??? it was doing really well It has not been moved from where it is.
I saw the question on money trees and our money tree has been around for a few years now and I was wondering how long they normally live?
I like the teal, one of the walls in my room is teal, but everyone's trying to convince me that the whole room in teal would be too much and I should just paint the rest of the room like a light shade of brown (most of my house is painted that color). I need opinions... I am terrible with color schemes and such...
this might sound wierd but what does your room look like? does it have posters on it? like how do you usually decorate your room? these are some things about me that might help with ideas of decorating: i'm 13, a girl, i love one direction, fall out boy, avril lavigne, dubstep, lights poxleitner, chris brown, forever 21, & if you want to know more details..read my profile description :3 well, those are some things about me that might help out ...
okay, my mom promised us a clean,fresh front and back lawn for our house, like everyone else's. But now, she keeps saying how expensive it is for her to pay for a lawn specialist, and I can't stand it. Now, I get really nervous when I invite my friends over to swim, I'd get so embarassed it's not even funny. PLEASE help, can you help find ways into having me convince my mom into getting a better lawn, or at least some websites of cheap lawn sp...
I have several stains on my carpet red coolaide does anybody know how to get it out?
We are buying a house with one bedroom having red carpeting. What color walls and accessories do you suggest? And do you think we have to have red curtains or drapes?
Once I move rooms, I plan on finding a bunch of quotes to live by. I have had a stack for a few years, but now I want to add to the pile and display them in my room. Any creative ideas to go about this? The best I have right now is to just print them off in different colors and fonts, cut them out in different shapes, and randomly place them on my walls. I would love a creative, thoughtful way to express the quotes I live by and to see them ev...
All of the leaves fell off of my rubber plant, is it dead or will it grow back?
How long does a rubber tree(plant) take to grow?
My money tree has grown to about 7' tall how do I trim it
We have three Bouganvilla 'sticks' with wax over both ends. My husband bought them at a market. To plant them, what do we have to do? Do we need to remove the wax? Do they need rooting powder? Do we start them off in water or in compost? Help, please!
why is my money tree leaves turning yellow and sap all on the under side of them?
Okay, so I put my shirt through the washer (and dryer, blahblahblah) but when it came out, the armpit area on the sleeves were pink! I have no idea why. is this common at all? and how can I get rid of the pink stains?
How do you make a 4 foot long, propane, drilled pipe burner for a pig roaster.
How much are homes selling for in my area?
Can you help me decorate a room? The room I am seeking to re-decorate is my masterbedroom and bathroom.
I want to transplant our holly bushes again since this winter there was a lot of ground water and I transplanted them this past spring. They have several brown leaves, do I need to wait a little longer to transplant the bushes?
can fly ash bricks be used to construct houses
My fiance had to stay home from work today, hes had an abcess for a couple of days and has been taking antibiotics but the swelling just doesnt seem to be going down. Hes already tried taking ibuprofen...its not working. His mom said something aboout tea bags....but didnt explain.
Who has owned my home since it was built? How old is it?
This disgusting mould magicall why appeared in my garden today which has mulch. It is surrounding a cone flower plant and creeping by the hour. How do I get rid of it?
When I changed the potting soil to my money tree, it started to change the leafs to yellow and fall off. why? And how to save it. any suggestions, please advice. Thanks Sal
Hi, I recently purchased the above plant and was wondering how often I should water it ? It is kept indoors (office) Thanks
I've got some new Tupperware straight from where ever it's made. Should I wash it before I use it? Biggest thing I'm wondering about is the Popsicle makers..
I have a small water melon plant in my home.it has just 4 or 5 leaves.how I have to take care of the plant?
How do I get a pen ink stain out of a cotton Tshirt?
Which type of gardening knee pads are the best? My knees are constantly aching when I do my gardening.
Can earthquakes cause bathroom tiles to break down? We've had a lot. Like little mini ones, but it seems like all the things that we've mended at home are breaking down. For example, the tiles in the shower, cracks in the sink which we've mended. Both the tiles in both showers are breaking down. I find it weird.. and plus we've also had many earthquakes lately. What do you guys think?
I want to instll cement but dont know how much it would cost, I live in Canada plzz help me
How to build homemade metal detector?
we need a totally peaceful environment in study room, so what color should we have on walls of the room
How much does it cost to build an apartment complex for 50,000 people?
I live in dubai, currently the temperature is between 34 to 45 degrees hot. my money is placed inside my house (it should be indoor right?), since it is hot I would normally put the AC on when I am at home. now I am worried because my money tree which is about a feet tall is beginning to have falling leaves here and there and the remaining leaves are becoming yellowish brown and looks like they are falling off again in the coming days...any re...
i have purchased a small money tree plant that needs to be repotted in a 6" pot, what do I need and how do I do the potting.
I also want to know if there is a website where you can find out the history of a certain house? Kind of like "carfax" except for houses lol. Maybe I will ask this in a seperate question.
How do I clean stainless steel appliances, I have water marks that I can't get out.
I have what appears to be millipedes or centipedes in my houseplants. I have bought sprays and insecticides and yet they still persist. Is there a way to get rid of these things without ruining my plants and how did they get in there since I had recentely repotted my plants and I know for a fact they weren't there?