Tools

Advanced String Trimming

Landscape MaintenanceTools

Advanced string trimming techniques are necessary when tackling heavy-duty projects such as overgrown yards and angled banks and ditches. Implementing strategies such as cutting from the top down or adopting a wide stance with a full cutting arc result in successfully completed tough trim jobs.

Intro to String Trimming

Lawn CareTools

String-trimming neatens up the ragged edges of lawn that a mower can’t access. It also levels weeds in beds and around trees. In this blog, we cover string-trimming basics: setting up the tool, operation fundamentals, and the standard pattern to follow.

How to Maintain Your Lawn Mower

Lawn CareTools

Grass grows quickly in the summer, so most Florida homeowners don’t have the luxury of taking several weeks to repair an inoperable lawn mower. Fortunately, routine maintenance both reduces the number of mechanical issues that arise and ensures that your mower stays in tip-top condition for the whole mowing season.

Robotic Lawn Mowers: Yes or No?

Lawn CareTools

Although not yet a fixture in every U.S. homeowner’s garage, robotic lawn mowers are experiencing explosive popularity even as they continue to evolve and be refined. Basic robotic mowers start at $600; most command a four-figure price tag.

All the Right Tools in the Shed: Part Two

Lawn CareTools

Homeowners who manage their own lawn care and landscape maintenance need a simple but specific set of tools: a walk-behind mower (push or self-propelled) or a riding mower plus a string trimmer and edger. Property size usually determines which kind of mower to choose.

All the Right Tools in the Shed

GardeningTools

You don’t need a shed full of tools for a successful landscaping or gardening experience. You do, however, need a few good-quality basic implements. Consider our suggestions for key hand tools, clippers, and large tools to include in your collection.