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Will Blesch

Will Blesch

Former Digital Trends Contributor

Will Blesch is a copywriter, content writer, and someone passionate about anything that lets him discover more about this amazing world we live in. Most work has been done with private, B2B companies, but he's also been featured in, mentioned on, or has written for PBS, MSN, the Motley Fool, The Jerusalem Post, Arutz 7, Termsfeed, and many others. Please reach out to The Manual editorial staff with any questions or comments about Will’s work.

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6 fantastic backyard design apps to help you craft your own personal oasis

Looking for outdoor landscape inspiration? These backyard design apps will make crafting your perfect backyard so easy.
Hardy Greenhouse Plants

6 common greenhouse plants even a beginner can’t kill

You'd have to try to kill these greenhouse plants — they're that hardy
Orange and orange peels

Add these fruit peelings to your compost pile to enhance its nutrients

What to know about adding fruit peelings to your compost piles.
Blue metal furniture

How to identify vintage wrought iron furniture

Not all wrought iron furniture is technically vintage. Here's how to tell if that piece you found is legit or a total ripoff.
Backyard Swimming Pool With Cover

Winter pool maintenance: Everything you need to know about keeping your pool tidy this season

You're not using it, but your pool still needs care in the off season. Here's our care guide.
Man working in a greenhouse

How to heat a greenhouse with compost in 3 simple steps

Can compost double as a space heater? It can! Learn how to heat your greenhouse with compost.
A patio at night decorated and lit by string lights

How to protect outdoor lights from rain

Keep your outdoor lights from sparking with these handy tips
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Do grow lights work? How to make sure you’re not wasting your money

Would adding grow lights to your greenhouse be a waste of time or a great investment? We have the answers.
Colorful veggies on the grill

7 fall vegetables to grill this season for healthy and tasty cool-weather meals

You worked hard on your garden all summer. Time to enjoy the fruits (well, vegetables) of your labor on the grill!
Filtering leaves out of a pool

How to keep up with pool maintenance during the fall

Don't forget to take care of your pool during the fall. Here's what you need to do.
Person with small plant in hands

What is coconut soil, and how can it make your garden better?

Coconut soil is a sustainable and renewable soil that could be a tremendous asset to your garden. Here's what to know before you bring a bag home.
Seasonal outdoor pool

Pool skimmer installation: How to install a new skimmer to keep your pool clean and ready to use

If you have an above-ground pool, you'll want to make sure you have a skimmer. Here's how to install one.
Organic green sugar snap peas

What you need to know about growing sugar snap peas in containers

Here's everything you need to know about growing sugar snap peas in containers, from using the right fertilizer to picking out a trellis.
Outdoor home security light

The 5 best outdoor floodlights for your yard

Floodlights are a great addition to your yard for entertaining and security. These are our favorites.
Garden for composting crops

Level up your garden: Grow these crops to compost immediately (yes, really)

Enhance your composting routine by growing these crops.
Woman With Green Plants

5 inexpensive indoor greenhouses your plants will love

Your plants will thrive in these amazing indoor greenhouses.
Pizza cooking in a pizza oven

What you need to know before you install an outdoor pizza oven

An outdoor pizza oven is a great way to upgrade any outdoor kitchen. Here are some things to keep in mind before you install one.
Wildlife pond with cat tails

What to consider before building a wildlife pond

Wildlife ponds are beautiful additions to any garden. Here's how to build one and the best plants to plant alongside.
Home project tools

Can you DIY your own outdoor solar lights? What you need to know

If you're considering DIYing your own outdoor solar lights, take these tips into consideration.
Gorgeous landscaped garden

Our favorite Instagram accounts for landscape design

If you're looking for some outdoor space inspiration, look no further than some of our favorite Instagram accounts.
Outdoor heat lamp

Good, better, best: Heat lamps to keep your patio warm this fall

Heat lamps are a great way to make sure you can keep enjoying your patio as the weather cools. Choose between these three lamps.
A deck with eco-friendly furniture

5 ways to go green in your patio or deck space

If you're hoping to make your outdoor space more green, here are some recommendations.
Outdoor patio furniture

How to protect your outdoor furniture as the weather begins to cool

As the weather begins to cool, here are some things you should be doing to protect your furniture.
Outdoor backyard lighting

7 landscaping lighting tips and tricks you’re going to love

Lighting your landscape is a great finishing touch. Here are some tips.
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Outdoor wall decor ideas that will wow guests at every party

If you're looking to wow guests at your next party, consider these ideas for outdoor wall décor.
Outdoor deck space

Patio versus deck: How to know which is right for your home

When choosing between installing a patio or a deck, here are some things to keep in mind.
Succulent plants growing outdoors

How to integrate succulents into your landscape design

If you're looking to integrate succulents into your landscape design, here's how.
Outdoor island kitchen

4 outdoor kitchen countertop ideas that we think you’ll love

Here are some great ideas for your outdoor kitchen countertop.
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How to choose the right poolside furniture for your needs

It can be difficult to choose the best poolside furniture for your needs. We've gathered up some advice for you.
Adirondack rocking chair style

What you need to do to make sure your patio is ready for the fall

Make sure your outdoor living space is ready for the fall with these tips.
Close up view of built-in outdoor grill

Keep these questions in mind when designing you outdoor kitchen

These outdoor kitchen designs are timeless and perfect for your outdoor space.
Teak Wood Furniture

How to restore teak patio furniture to look as good as new

Here are some tips for keeping your teak patio furniture looking as good as new
Kebab on a gas grill

Read this gas grill buying guide before you head to the store

Looking to buy a gas grill? Read this before you drop hundreds of dollars.
Mushroom growing in the forest

Why fungi are important to the environment — and what that means for your garden

Fungi is incredibly important to the environment. Here's what that means for your garden.
Two men working in a greenhouse

What you need to know about making sure your greenhouse is ready for the fall

As summer comes to a close, here's what you need to know about making sure your greenhouse is ready for the transition.