4 Tips Gardening Beginners Can Use This Summer

Gardening beginners can easily use these tips during the summer weather
The summer weather is finally upon us. Temperatures are rising and the weather, aside from a few storms here and there, is absolutely beautiful. If you’re like many Middle Tennessee residents, you cannot wait to get outside and tend to your garden.


If you happen to be an avid gardener, you have already started prepping and getting ready for a beautiful garden weeks ago. However, in Middle Tennessee, the temperature and weather difference between spring and summer can be drastic — especially for your flowers and other plants.


Don’t take the summer heat and the sunshine lightly! Use these tips to ensure that your garden stays beautiful all summer long.


Weed Your Garden Regularly


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Shelbyville, Tennessee — A Hidden Gem

Shelbyville, Tennessee — A great place to live, work, and relax!

Tucked away in Bedford County lies beautiful Shelbyville, Tennessee. Unbeknownst to many, even those who live in Middle Tennessee, Shelbyville has a rich past and a brighter future.


If you are looking to move in the near future, perhaps your new home is located in Shelbyville!

Shelbyville’s Intriguing History

Shelbyville was incorporated in 1819, nine years after initially being laid out. Several years later, the Civil War began, and Middle Tennessee residents know exactly what that means — battles.


The Battle of Shelbyville took place after the Battle of Hoover’s Gap had ceased. After several fatalities and fights, General Bragg took charge towards Chattanooga, and General Rosecrans followed suit…

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PARKS Continues to Support Goodwill of Middle Tennessee Through Pick-Up Service

In an ongoing commitment to community support, PARKS is partnering with Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee for a unique pick-up service. Whether you are moving or are in charge of an estate, Goodwill will help you organize your items through a pick-up service. Our own Bob Parks kicked off our new relationship with Goodwill by scheduling the first pick-up.


How can you take advantage of this opportunity to organize your belongings and benefit your community at the same time? Keep reading to find out!


Bob Parks was the first PARKS employee to use the Goodwill Pick-Up Service

Call Goodwill When You’re Moving!

When your trusted PARKS agent has handed over the keys to your beautiful new home in Middle Tennessee, it’s time to call…

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5 Easy Ways to Stay Cool and Safe in the Hot Summer Heat

The hot weather is finally here! This week alone is supposed to be upwards of 90 degrees at some points. Naturally, you’ll want to spend time with family and friends enjoying the beautiful Middle Tennessee outdoors and upcoming events. However, if you’re not careful, you could end up overheated and plagued with awful sunburn. Use these tips to stay cool in the summer heat.


This may seem like common sense, but you’d be surprised how many people completely forget to drink water and other healthy liquids on hot days. When spending a day at the beach or going hiking, always bring enough water for the day. Remember, soda and other sugary drinks are not a good substitution for water on…

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