Pages - AppointmentBasedNeighborhoodCleanup Residents of the unincorporated Sacramento County area are provided with one free annual, per calendar year, Appointment Based Neighborhood Cleanup Service for pickup of bulky items. This service helps residents keep their property and neighborhoods free from trash, junk and rubbish accumulation. The Appointment Based Neighborhood Cleanup can be scheduled by contacting Customer Service by email email@example.com or by calling 916-875-5555; TDD (hearing impaired) 916-875-7105; Toll free 1-800-932-8990 Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. You may also visit the Department of Waste Management & Recycling's Neighborhood Services Clean Up website for additional information. When emailing, the next available appointment will be provided via email reply.
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Natural Insecticides: Common Ingredients Can Combine to Fight Off Hot-Weather Pests Non-poisonous insecticides are a boon for people with pets and children, and for gardeners growing fruits and vegetables. Natural pesticides also are great for those who do not want to walk around in and smell poisonous fumes on their properties. Here are some tonic recipes from master gardener Jerry Baker from his book Backyard Problem Solver (American Master Products, Inc., 2002) that will help any gardener beat back those bugs. All-Purpose Bug and Thug Spray
CharMarron Peony Gardens Chateau CharMarron Peony Gardens is located in San Jose within the San Francisco Bay Area, high above Milpitas overlooking the Calaveras Reservoir. We have more than 240 peony varieties under cultivation. Our bloom season begins in early April with tree peonies and continues from late April through early June with our herbaceous peonies. Garden visits are welcomed most days during our bloom time. We are also available other times of the year by appointment or if you are feeling lucky just drop by as we are working in the gardens throughout the year.
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