Questions and Answers:Today, gardening and landscaping are as important to a home as the interior design. Whether you want an herb garden or a flower garden, need gardening tools or gardening gloves, the Internet is a great resource for all your gardening needs. To simplify and streamline your gardening needs, we at InfoFAQ have asked the experts some frequently asked questions about finding gardening products and equipment online.
Frequently Asked Questions About Gardening Online
When shopping for Gardening on the Internet there are many options a person may choose from. It usually depends on what kind of budget they are on, or if they want a certain brand. Here are a few questions that come up.
ARE THERE ONE OR TWO SITES THAT HAVE IT ALL?Yes. About.com ( Gardening) Seems to have just about anything and every means for you to search for your gardening needs. Also www.gardening.com. Gardening.com has every category you can think of in Gardening which in itself is a vast product area.
IF I HAVE A LANDSCAPE OR GARDENING PROBLEM TO SOLVE, WHO CAN I E-MAIL?One good place in the marketplace is Secret Garden Shop. They are friendly and nice and answer all your questions.
IF I WANT TO BUY AND GARDEN ORGANICALLY IS THERE A PLACE ON LINE FOR THAT?No better place than www.organicgardening.com.
WHERE DO I GO FOR CONSUMER SAFETY AND GUIDELINES FOR INTERNET SHOPPING?
IS IT SAFE TO ORDER GARDENING PRODUCTS ONLINE USING MY CREDIT CARD OR CHECKING INFORMATION?
When you make a purchase online, be sure to look for the little lock icon on the bottom of your web browser to make sure that your personal information will be protected by secure encryption when it is sent over the internet. You can also check on this by holding your cursor over the web page in question, clicking the right button on your mouse, and selecting "properties" then look to see that the web address shown starts with "https", where the "s" denotes a secure web server.
Consumer Safety and Information
Gardening - www.pueblo.gsa.gov
Getting Your Green Thumb in Shape.
Lawn and Garden - www.ita.doc.gov
Consumer Goods Lawn and Garden Page.
Home Gardening - www.usda.gov
Information on Home Consumer Gardening.
Miami-Dade - www.miamidade.gov
Learn about low-input gardening, landscaping design and how to grow on your own.
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