Category Archives: Outdoor Living

Natural Mosquito Repellents for Your Backyard

Every year, it’s always the same. The moment it’s nice enough to get outdoors, the mosquitoes come to ruin your fun. The sprays and lanterns are great for taking on camping trips, but when you’re in your backyard, there are more natural alternatives to getting rid of those pests. Grow some plants that repel mosquitoes or make your own mosquito-repellent candle to add some mood lighting to your backyard.

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Rural King’s Fairy Garden Guide

Fairy gardens are a perfect way to bring magic to your backyard. Creating a fairy garden is very simple, fun for the kids and grandkids, and it can cost little to nothing if you like crafting and being creative. Rural King has joined the fairy garden fan club! Today, we’ll teach you how to create 3 fairy garden landscapes using tools and materials that you can pick up at Rural King. Once you know how to make your own display, enter to win up to $100 in our Fairy Garden Contest!

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Outdoor Lighting That Will Help You Make the Most of Your Yard

Lighting can really change the mood of any space, including your yard. But, don’t use fluorescent! LED & solar lighting has been proven to be not only safer but also more energy efficient. Many areas around your yard can be brought to life at night with outdoor lighting. Read on to learn the different types of outdoor lighting and what LED lights should be used in different areas of your yard.

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A white tail deer theme for Big Buck Hunters using the antlers and type rendering in one image.

Have Proof of Your #BestBigBuck? Enter to Win!

Calling all deer hunters! CHARD is having their #BestBigBuck giveaway to supply three lucky hunters with the perfect tools for meat processing. All you need to do to enter is share your best buck photo with us on social media! Read on for more details. Good luck!

venison jerky  Homemade sausage of beef and venison in a rustic style

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Why Telling a Story is the Key to Using Deer Urine Attractants

Deer urine attractants can be some of the best tools for improving your hunting experience, but if you don’t know how to use them properly or how urine attractants work, you’re just pouring stink everywhere. The key to creating the perfect attraction for deer is to tell a story with them. Find out what deer urine you should be using during each hunting season and how to fool curious deer with attractants. Plus, a few hunting and deer urine usage tips from the experts!

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