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- Drought-tolerant garden to open at the Oklahoma City Zoo
STILLWATER, Okla. - Imagine a drought-tolerant garden—cacti, rocks and a predominant brown hue come to mind. On June 1, ThinkWater at Oklahoma State University, in partnership with the Oklahoma City Zoo, will unveil a drought-tolerant garden designed to be just the opposite of brown and rocky.
- Important tips for homeowners to help avoid water damage
STILLWATER, Okla. – A person’s home is likely the largest purchase he or she will make in a lifetime. However, there is more to being a homeowner than simply paying the mortgage and mowing the lawn.
- OSU professor named ASHS Fellow
STILLWATER, Okla. – A long-time professor at Oklahoma State University joined a highly esteemed list of colleagues from around the country with the announcement of a coveted honor.
- Assessing structural damage after a disaster
STILLWATER, Okla. – One of the major milestones on the road to recovering after a storm is assessing the structural damage to your home and other buildings.
- No need for sprinklers this spring
STILLWATER, Okla. – A green lawn and a rainbow of flowers are the envy of many homeowners and gardeners across Oklahoma. The springtime rain brings colorful plants to life and according to the Oklahoma Climatological Survey, Oklahoma received a 254 percent increase in normal rainfall levels in the last 30 days.
- Cleaning household textiles and clothing after a flood
STILLWATER, Okla. – Among the top priorities in the aftermath of a flood is salvaging as many of your household textiles and clothing items as possible. Similar to drying out your home, quick action is necessary to save your sheets, towels and wardrobe.
- Make sure your drinking water is safe in midst of disaster
STILLWATER, Okla. – In the wake of recent severe storms and flooding in parts of Oklahoma, finding a safe water supply is a priority.