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The Rock Pile Garden Center store frontA family owned and operated small business, The Rock Pile has been serving this community for over 25 years. Our focus has always been on building relationships with our customers by offering excellent products and knowledgeable advice. Our atmosphere is warm and welcoming and when you walk in our door, you’re family! From landscape stone to mulch to gravel to beautiful plants to great dirt to grow your love in, The Rock Pile has everything you need to blossom.

Winter is Coming. Are your birds ready?

Winter is Coming. Are your birds ready?

This weekend is going to be lovely, perfect for getting out into the yard and puttering around. However, as Ohioans, we know that winter is coming. That means this weekend is an awesome opportunity to putter around outside while the weather is still nice. Prepping for winter bird feeding Clean and repair all bird feeders. […]

How to Make a Geode

How to Make a Geode

by The Earth (as told to Amy)

1. Create a cavity deep within an existing rock. You can do this 2 different ways: either by trapping a pocket of gas (or water) in cooling lava, or – if you’re so inclined- bury something inside a rock that will decay (wood, coral or dissolvable minerals) and leave you with the cavity you require. Think of it as a mini-cave, and a cave as sometimes a giant geode.