Push Reel vs Gas Mower

It is easy, when thinking about push reel mowers for visions of our grandpa struggling to push a heavy and cumbersome old mower around the lawn on hot summer afternoons. However, the truth is that push reel mowers have come a long way since your grandpa’s days. They’re a lot easier to push than you … Read more

Start a Garden Guide

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If you’ve set yourself to be among millions of Americans that like gardening, you are most likely looking for ways to start your own garden. It’s a great way to get some exercise, beautify your yard and even save money on groceries. But starting a garden can be daunting, especially if you have never done … Read more

How to Sharpen Tree Loppers

Working in the garden can be hard work. I know from my own experience, the list of jobs seems endless and one task can lead straight into another. At times like these it is easy to cut corners and miss off tasks which are important, but do not seem urgent at that particular time. One … Read more

How To Use A Compost Tumbler

Making your own compost is a great way to provide your garden with something that is rich in nutrients and will promote almost all types of growth. It is also great in that it uses plant and other organic material that would otherwise have to be removed from your garden for disposal elsewhere. In addition, … Read more

Power Raking vs Dethatching Your Lawn

There is often a lot of confusion between power raking and dethatching. This confusion is understandable because they are in fact essentially the same thing. The difference between them lies only in the method and effectiveness of the process. Let me explain, but first, let’s make sure we know exactly what thatch is. Different Types … Read more

How Do Misting Fans Work?

If you’ve ever been at the beach on a hot summer day, have you found that being near the waters edge whether standing outside by a pool or next to the sea, even if you don’t go in, feels cooler? The reason for this is that water at the shore is heavy with moisture from … Read more