Winterizing a garden is an important task if you want to ensure that some plants come back the next season and some materials don't break due to expanding and contracting because of drastic temperature changes.

Our Tip: Purchase paper tree wrap from your local hardware store, and secure it around sensitive tree bark with a strong all-weather adhesive tape so it'll stay in place all winter long. And for leaf pickup, try Self-Standing Bags that will stay open as you work.

Prepare your lawn and garden for winter using these tips on fall lawn maintenance, winterizing plants and planting garden bulbs.

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