A guide to help central Florida homeowners with lawn pest infestations. Insect damage can quickly give a green lawn unsightly brown spots. Luckily a healthy lawn normally recovers quickly after detection and treatment of the pests.
To summarize my review of the DR Lawn and Leaf Vacuum, I would have to give it an A. I think it is built very well and will last a very long time. It is easy to use and is a huge time saver! Read my review to learn more.
Removing broken glass from a yard or lawn can can cause nasty cuts. Here are some safe ways to clear up glass splinters and shards.
Few people realize what kind of opportunity lawn cutting presents for those who wish to meditate. The actual zen and being "in the moment" for this is a semi-spiritual treat that we get to engage in any time the grass gets too long.
Keeping your lawn mower and its blades well-maintained is the key to having a great looking lawn. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to do that.
Changing the oil in your mower helps to reduce wear and prolongs the life of the engine. Anyone with a small amount of technical aptitude can learn to do this, and few tools are required.
Winterizing a lawn mower isn't difficult or time-consuming and only requires a few basic tools. Follow these simple DIY tips for winterizing a lawn mower, and your mower will start more easily next spring.
I wanted to replace my elderly Yardworks grass trimmer. Black & Decker’s LST540, which comes equipped with a 40V Max battery, appeared to be the best candidate.
There are some excellent reasons to avoid using too much fertilizer on your lawn. Here, you'll find a discussion of optimum lawn care and practical environmental stewardship.
Most people hate crabgrass. Advertisers teach us to when they promote their many products for killing it. Although it has benefits and farmers love it, homeowners would much rather be rid of it.
Find out how the top string trimmers match up in power, weight, and amenities. If you use or are buying a string trimmer, this comparison will help you know which string trimmer to buy.
This article shares a bit about scythes; why I like mowing with one, and why you might like it, too.
Dethatching or removing thatch buildup from your lawn is a simple process. An improved appearance and healthier lawn is the result!
DIY step-by-step instructions with photos for how to sharpen your lawn mower blade. Save money by sharpening it yourself.
String trimmers are necessary for dealing with the areas around gardens, trees, fences, and other obstacles, as well as areas of thick brush that can't be dealt with any other way. Here are the best.
Homeowners frequently take pride in a good-looking lawn and for good reason. A healthy lawn doesn’t occur without effort, but it doesn’t need to be as labor intensive as some people make it out to be.
Looking for a top notch cordless garden trimmer or weed whacker? This article gives some recommendations on power requirements, models and the best brands to check out.
Most lawn grasses in the U.S. come from Europe, but weather in the U.S. is different. How do we grow grass lawns in our country to make them lush and attractive year round?
This piece of equipment is worth the price; both the professional and serious lawn care person will find it to be a great tool for just about every job, and one that will last a long time. And considering how much of lawn care is about trimming, the innovative twist-head line-feed is very helpful.
Our MTD riding lawn mower has transformed our farm. It has enabled us to get more work done in less time without killing ourselves through overwork. For us, it was one of our best investments.
Before you pay for an expensive repair on your hard-to-start Briggs & Stratton lawn mower, check out this helpful guide on diagnosing and fixing engine problems. It might just be a problem with compression release that you should be able to fix yourself.
A complete guide for the homeowner with a bahiagrass lawn. When properly cared for, this low-maintenance grass creates a lush ground covering that will look good for many years.
Searching for the best electric lawn mower for the money is a chore. You can make your search a lot easier by reading this review on push mowers for the home.
Laying sod is a fun experience when done correctly. When done incorrectly, it's a huge waste of time and money. This is a simple guide, with videos to help guide you.
An electric start feature makes mowing so much easier and convenient. Here is my top 3 list regarding the best electric start lawn mowers currently available.
If you are looking to save money and help save the environment, think about mowing your grass with a reel mower like the Husqvarna Evolution.
This is a basic sprinkler system troubleshooting and repair guide for the homeowner. Follow these easy step-by-step diagnostic instructions to simplify most common irrigation system problems.
I've owned a GreenWorks 25302 G-Max Twin Force Mower for over a year now so I think I'm fairly qualified to write about its faults plus its good points too. I run a construction company and so when it
Cities across the nation are passing ordinances that make gas-powered leaf blowers illegal to use. This is a boon for those of us who work from home, but what are the alternatives for gardeners?
In this article, we will examine the steps required in seeding a new lawn and how you can achieve this simply and effectively, even if you have never done it before.
This guide provides some tips on what to look out for when buying walk behind push lawn mowers. It covers topics such as lawnmower type, horsepower, width of cut and deck type
Mowing, weeding, and fertilizing ushers in lush, green grass to yards and landscapes. In Ohio, lawn grass needs constant care to keep turf healthy.
Many robotic lawnmowers (cheaper models) are limited to single zoning a lawn (boundary wire). I briefly explain what single zoning is and its limitation and finally give a step-by-step guide to a simple and inexpensive method for multi-zoning your lawn by using a 2-way switch to create 2 circuits.
Lawn mower repair doesn't have to be difficult. This article provides simple steps to repair the starter and pull cord.
String trimmers, also known as line trimmers, weed eaters, weed whackers, and strimmers, can be troublesome garden tools. Difficulty in starting is often due to an issue with the carburetor.
When you inherit a lawn after it has been left unattended for some time, it is often necessary to deal with an overgrown mess. This article will detail how you can restore your grass to its rightful glory.
Here are proven steps you can start applying today to ensure you have a lawn that is verdant, healthy and breathtakingly beautiful.
In maintaining a healthy lawn, there are certain tasks that are seasonal. You plant new grass in the spring, not the fall . . . or do you? Here are seven lawn maintenance tasks to carry out in fall.
A brief overview of the John Deere 318 lawn tractor, including: a review, information about attachments for it, where to find one for sale and what kind of price tag you'd be looking at.