Black + Decker CM2040 Battery Powered Lawn Mower Review

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Important Info: The Black + Decker CM2040 is an old model and is no longer manufactured. This review is left here for the purposes of second hand buyers. If you are looking for a current model replacement I recommend checking out the Black + Decker 2043C Disclosure: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. However, … Read more

How To Revive Dead Grass – The Easy Way

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Whether you’ve had an intensely hot summer, left on vacation for a few weeks, or had a pet leave spots on your lawn, nobody likes to see yellowed or brown killed grass on their lawn. Your home’s curb appeal can tell a story to guests and neighbors, so it’s important to keep your lawn in … Read more

The Best Cordless Lawn Mower – Battery Powered Mowing

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Battery powered lawn mowers have a lot of benefits over traditional gas models. They are lighter, they require almost no maintenance and they don’t require a trip to the gas pump when you run low on fuel! But not all cordless electric lawn mowers are alike, or even use the same technology. Some use Li-ion … Read more

How To Loosen Compacted Soil And Improve Your Lawn

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Compacted soil is the slow-moving freight train accident of lawn problems. It doesn’t happen all at once, but it just gradually chugs along, spreading toxic chemicals around the train tracks and causing traffic snarls for miles around. Oh, wait. That’s a freight train accident. Compacted soil might not be quite that bad, but it’s still … Read more

How To Get Rid Of Dandelions From Your Lawn

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To many people, dandelions are a pretty yellow flower that turns into a fun toy for the kids to play with when they go to seed. But to those of us that spend hours and hours looking after our lawns, dandelions are horrible weeds break up that lovely green uniformity and should be removed at … Read more

17 Ways to Get Rid of Weeds in Your Lawn

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A beautiful lawn is truly a work of art that takes a lot of work to achieve. After all the hours you spent spreading seeds, watering the grass, and cutting more in it in the dead of summer, you deserve a spotless, perfectly lush lawn. Unfortunately, weeds have other plans for your yard. Are you … Read more

5 Must Have Lawn Care Tools

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They say the grass is always greener on the other side, but they didn’t mean on the other side of your fence! If your neighbor’s lawn is lush and green but you can’t quite get yours on par, it might be because you don’t have the right lawn care tools to work with. When it … Read more

The Complete Guide To Mondo Grass

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Mondo Grass is an incredibly resilient type of plant that is both tough and durable. It will stand up to everything from shade to deer – all it needs is to survive is moisture. You’ll find that you maintaining this plant is quite easy and it doesn’t take a lot of effort to keep it … Read more

How To Get Rid Of Grubs

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Grub worms eat the roots of your lawn or yard. If left untreated, they will become adult beetles and will feast on your plants’ leaves. To treat grub worms in the garden, homeowners usually apply a readily available commercial grub killer to their lawn. So, when you have grubs in your lawn or garden can … Read more

Spectracide vs Roundup – The Showdown

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Weeds are the thorn in the side of most gardeners – you spend hours clearing your beds and a couple of days later, they’ve overtaken again. Perhaps you have a path or a paved patio area that has an annual infiltration from pesky weeds and grass that spread underneath the slabs, creating unsightly patches of vegetation. … Read more

Muddy Dog Yard Solutions: 6 Solutions Worth Considering

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Dog owners know their beloved dogs need outdoor exercise and fresh air. Beyond daily walks or weekly visits to the dog park, this exercise usually comes in the form of running and playing in a yard or dog run. Dogs of any size can eventually wear a path in a grassy yard or dog run … Read more

The Worx Aerocart Review – Should You Buy It?

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Have you seen the Worx Aerocart infomercial on TV recently? It is likely that, as with any infomercial, you are wondering if the Aerocart is actually any good or if it is just a Scam. Worx Aerocart – Fantastic Tool Or Scam? Have you seen the Worx Aerocart infomercial on TV recently? It is likely that, as … Read more

The Best Garden Hose – A Professional Gardner’s Picks

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Have you ever watered the lawn and the flow has stubbornly stopped? Have you discovered that, over time, that the once-faithful gush has reduced to a pathetic dribble? Perhaps your hose kinks or more water leaks out of the faucet attachment than out of the spray nozzle? It’s time to invest in a new hose. … Read more

Yates Weed and Feed Hose On Review – Weeds Be Gone!

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Springtime in Melbourne, Australia…and everything in the garden is growing like crazy. The grass is growing like mad, and unfortunately so are the weeds in the lawn. Now I admit that it is my own fault. I have neglected the lawn for far to long now and this spring the weeds have gotten out of … Read more

How To Identify And Treat Lawn Rust (Fungus On Grass)

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Do you have orange grass? Does your lawn look like it has a disease? Maybe it seems to be coated with orange-red or yellowish dust? Or perhaps your boots turn orange when mowing the lawn? Well, it is likely that you have lawn rust (Puccinia spp.), which is a type of lawn fungus. But don’t … Read more

The Complete Soil PH Meter Guide – Which Type is Most Accurate?

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What Is a Soil PH Meter? How Accurate Are They? And which type is the best suited for your required usage? These are all questions that will probably cross your mind the first time you come across these handy gadgets. An essential tool for any serious gardener, using a soil ph tester before every growing … Read more

Lawn Mower Safety – Stay Safe When Mowing

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Lawn mowers are an essential tool for anyone who maintains a home or property. Most mowers are very easy to set up and use, however, users need to be careful when using these power tools as they can also be very dangerous, not only to the users but also to anyone nearby. Whether you use … Read more

Scotts Fertilizer vs Vigoro Fertilizer – Which is Best?

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For some of us, our lawn is our pride and joy, we don’t spend all our time on our cars or fancy home entertainment systems… what we really enjoy is mowing our lawns and making it look just perfect. And a big part of that is using the right lawn fertilizer. Generally, when you talk about lawn … Read more

Husqvarna HU800AWDH Lawn Mower Review

HU800AWDH Review

The Husqvarna HU800AWDH walk behind lawn mower is a serious contender in the top gas lawn mowers available today. The combination of the powerful Honda motor, the build quality of the body, and the amazingly powerful 4WD self-propelled feature makes it a must-see before you make your final decision on which mower to buy. So … Read more