7 Ways to Kill Yard Weeds, Naturally

“A lawn or garden that begins to get overgrown with awful weeds is for sure to experience a wide variety of issues. Weeds are well-known to contend with the valuable plant life for sunshine, water, and soil nutrients.”

Newspapers on a flower bed to combat weeds

Nothing ruins your garden or yard like weeds, those uninvited guests that rob your plants of space and nutrients. So murder those weeds most foul, but without harmful chemicals that can do you in, too.

Who says you need standard weeding tools to kill weeds? Here are seven ways to kill weeds with weapons you already have around your house.

1. Newspaper

A carpet of newspaper, which blocks sunlight and oxygen from reaching the soil, will smother weeds already sprouted and prevent new ones from growing. Throw down newspaper in 10-sheet layers, wet to hold it down, and cover with an inch or two of mulch. If weeds begin to grow in the mulch, add more layers, making a mulch-newspaper lasagna, which eventually will decompose and nourish the soil…

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